Professional boxer and two time world middleweight challenger. One of his most renowned fights was a knockout against competitor Brian Vera in August of 2014.
He began his professional boxing career as a light middleweight, squaring off against competitors like Alfredo Angulo.
In 2011, he won both the WBA-NABA Interim super welterweight title and the USA Pennsylvania State super welterweight title.
A native of Philadelphia, he is a member of the city's Puerto Rican community. He has two daughters.