Phil "Mr Wonderful" Davis
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Phil "Mr Wonderful" Davis is a sight to behold, he's a mixed martial arts specialist and this app provides a way to keep track with his rise to greatness in ONE great app!
Davis was a collegiate wrestler at Penn State, finishing in 5th place nationally in the 197 lb weight class as a junior in 2007 and then winning the (197 lbs) NCAA title in 2008. He finished with an overall wrestling record of 116–15 while at Penn State and was a four-time NCAA Division I All-American. After graduating from Penn State, he began training with the newly formed LionHeart MMA team, coached by Jeff Rockwell (BJJ), TJ Turner (boxing), Mark Miller, (kickboxing/Muay Thai), Matt Kocher (wrestling/S&C) and Ryan Gruhn (Muay Thai) in State College, PA.
His primary training partners were Paul Bradley, Lou Armezzani, and Jimy Hettes, and also trained with many visiting fighters such as Dave Herman, Shannon Slack, Dominick Cruz and Jon Jones. He has also trained with former UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez. When the LionHeart team disbanded in 2009, Davis moved to San Diego, California to continue his training with Alliance MMA. Davis earned his blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Lloyd Irvin in 2009. In 2009 he won the No Gi Grappling World Jiu-Jitsu Championship as a blue belt in the 221 lbs, Super Heavyweight division. Davis began his professional mixed martial arts career in 2008, compiling a record of 4–0 in regional promotions across the United States.