Steven "The Surgeon" Merrill
Steven is a former amateur MMA champion and currently a Professional MMA Fighter with a 2-0 record (Rear-Naked Choke 1st rd.) out of Iowa. He has been competing in Folkstyle Wrestling since the age of 5, winning a Conference Title his Sophomore Year of High School and finishing 2nd as a Junior. He has used his experience from Leg-Riding he picked up in H.S. Wrestling to advance his No-Gi BJJ skills. His favorite technique is the Rear-Naked Choke. His goals are to continue to take seminars with the best, training with the best, and competing and beating the best grapplers in his rank and weight.