Middleweight fighter who was ranked #7 in the world by Sherdog in 2012.
He had an undefeated record as an amateur before winning his professional debut in October 2006.
He went 16-5 in his first 21 professional MMA bouts.
He had a son named Christian with his wife Jade Boetsch.
He lost to Jason Brilz by unanimous decision on March 7, 2009.