Lightweight fighter nicknamed Hybrid, began his MMA career with a 10-3 record.
He joined the U.S. Army in 2002, after moving from Guam with his family.
He earned half of his first 10 professional victories by way of submission.
He married Brittany Duarte on December 4, 2010; the couple has a daughter named Gabriella.
He lost his third career fight against Ryan Couture on July 14, 2012.