Mexican-American orthodox fighter who won the NABF light middleweight title in 2012, defeating veteran Grady Brewer.
He made his professional debut in June 2005, defeating Miguel Galvan, who was also making his first pro appearance.
He dropped a controversial decision to John Duddy, a fight that took place in Cowboys Stadium.
He grew up with his family in Modesto, California.
His fight with Duddy was on the card headlined by Manny Pacquiao vs. Joshua Clottey.