Biography(references)Irvin was born in Huntington Beach and attended Del Oro High School in Loomis, California, where he played football. Irvin's football career continued at Azusa Pacific University, which he attended on an athletic scholarship. Irvin was first introduced to MMA when he saw a match in person, and was very interested. He immediately started Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and began training to become a fighter.
Fighter Trivia(references)Irvin's family owns a construction business and he works construction when he is not fighting. Irvin’s brother, Jesse Irvin is a deputy with the Solano county Sheriffs office. As of 2015, Irvin is a Mixed Martial Arts Instructor and Coach at UFC Gym Ontario in Ontario, California.
Awards & Accolades
UFC: Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Hector Ramirez
UFC: Knockout of the Night (One time) vs. Houston Alexander
World Extreme Cagefighting: WEC Heavyweight Championship (One time, first)
World Extreme Cagefighting: Two successful title defenses
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