Justin
Scoggins
9-2-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 4 fights.
Record: 9-2-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

Nickname: Tank
From: Spartanburg, SC USA
Fights Out Of: Coconut Creek, FL USA
Age: 22
Height: 5' 7" ( 170 cm )
Weight: 125 lb ( 56 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
173
65% Successful
113
Types of Successful Strikes
0
113
35% Standing
12%
53% Ground
40
13
60
Striking Defense
60
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
21
67% Successful
14
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
24
0
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
John Moraga Sep 5, 2014
4 0 3 0 R2 Submission
Justin Scoggins 13 3 0 6
Loss
Justin Scoggins Jul 6, 2014
12 3 2 0 R3 Decision - Split
Dustin Ortiz 32 2 0 3
Win
Will Campuzano Mar 15, 2014
4 0 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Justin Scoggins 61 6 0 13
Win
Richie Vaculik Dec 6, 2013
2 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Justin Scoggins 27 2 0 5

Biography

TRAINING: Each day is different training. I make sure to cover every aspect and be in the best possible shape. I train 2-3 times a day, and rest on Sunday.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
I started martial arts at three years old.  I transitioned into MMA training at 16 and had my first MMA fight at 18.

What ranks and titles have you held?
Black belt in Kenpo Karate

Do you have any heroes?
Anderson Silva, Muhammad Ali, Roy Jones Jr., Cael Sanderson, and, most importantly, my parents.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s a dream come true and a chance for me to showcase my skills on the biggest stage in the sport.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Briefly, but no degree

What was your job before you started fighting?
Karate Instructor

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition?
IKF World Champion Kickboxing, South Carolina Amateur MMA State Champion.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
Undefeated professional fighter.  South Carolina Warfare MMA 125lb champion.

Favorite grappling technique:
Triangle choke

Favorite striking technique:
Jab

• Pro since 2012

• Six wins by knockout, one by submission

• Five first round finishes

• Sixth youngest fighter on the current UFC roster

Career

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