MMA Fighter Rankings – Q1 2011 (Jan – Mar)

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Q1 2011 Fighter Rankings

Pro Fighters

Pound for Pound Top 10
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Adam Schindler 4 oz Fight Club 1.5
2 2 Mike Bronzoulis Paradigm Training Center 2.83
3 4 Andrew Craig Team Tooke 3
4 3 Daniel Pineda 4 oz Fight Club 4.33
5 5 Brian Melancon Paradigm Training Center 5
6 6 Chad Robichaux Gracie Barra North Houston 5.17
7 7 Ray Blodgett Elite MMA-Houston 7.83
8 Derek Lewis Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 9.67
Ike Villanueva Team Tooke 9.67
10 Angel Huerta 10
Todd Moore Gracie Barra North Houston 10
Bantamweight (126 – 135lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Chad Robichaux Gracie Barra The Woodlands 1
2 3 Angel Huerta 2.33
3 2 Steve Garcia 4 oz Fight Club 2.67
4 4 Domingo Pilarte Revolution Dojo 4.17
5 Humberto DeLeon Bushi Ban 5.83
6 Steven Peterson 6.17
7 6 Nate Garza Rocky Long MMA 7.17
8 5 Gerzan Chaw Bushi Ban 7.17
9 7 Frank Ortega Star Jiu-Jitsu 8
10 9 Warren Stewart 9.83
Featherweight (136 – 145lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Daniel Pineda 4 oz Fight Club 1
2 3 Tim Snyder Paradigm Training Center 2
3 4 Vinicius (Draculino) Magalhaes Gracie Barra Texas 3.67
4 2 Alex Black Bushi Ban 4.5
5 5 Greg Bellomy Gracie Barra Texas 5.67
6 6 Kevin Fanning 646 MMA 6
7 7 Arron Barringer Gracie Barra North Houston 6
8 8 Jeremy Mahon 4 oz Fight Club 6.17
9 9 Rocky Long Rocky Long MMA 6.83
10 10 Prince Ho Paradigm Training Center 9
Lightweight (146 – 155lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Adam Schindler 4 oz Fight Club 1
2 2 Ray Blodgett Elite MMA-Houston 2
3 4 Todd Moore Gracie Barra North Houston 3.5
4 Levi Forrest Gracie Barra North Houston 4.67
5 6 Jesus Rivera 4 oz Fight Club 6.17
6 7 Jose Santibanez Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 6.83
7 8 Marc Ramirez Urban Jungle 7
8 Justin Reiswerg Bam Bam Martial Arts 7.3
9 5 Rey Trujillo 8.3
10 10 Lee Higgins 9.67
Welterweight (156 – 170lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Mike Bronzoulis Paradigm Training Center 1
2 Brian Melancon Paradigm Training Center 2.67
3 3 Alex Cisne West Side MMA 4
4 4 Antonio Flores 4.83
5 Derrick Krantz 6.83
6 10 John Malbrough Kingwood MMA 7.33
7 Jeff Rexroad Paradigm Training Center 7.17
8 8 Jordan Rivas Elite MMA-Houston 7.67
9 Joe Chritopher 8
10 Alex Morono Gracie Barra North Houston 8.67
Middleweight (171 – 185 lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 2 Andrew Craig Team Tooke 1
2 3 William (Bubba) Bush BVMMA 2
3 1 Jon Kirk 4 oz Fight Club 2.5
4 4 Chris Spicer 4.33
5 Pat Bierschwale West Side MMA 5
6 6 Noel Ligon Mousel’s MMA 6.33
7 5 Jonathan Mack Rocky Long MMA 7.5
8 Jeremy Morris 646 MMA 7.5
9 Terrance Ferguson West Side MMA 7.67
10 8 Larry Hopkins Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 10
Light Heavyweight (186 – 205 lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Ike Villanueva Team Tooke 1.33
2 2 Artenas Young Hoger MMA 1.83
3 3 Justin Ledet Submission Boxing Academy 3
4 Larry Crowe Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 4.83
5 8 Jared Taylor 5.67
6 9 Joshua Foster 6.33
7 4 Chad Cook Gracie Barra Texas 6.5
8 5 Brian Lightfoot Gracie Barra Texas 7.33
9 7 John King 9.17
10 Lex Pappas Gold Team Fighters Houston 10.17
Heavyweights (206 lbs+)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Derek Lewis Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 1.33
2 2 Sam Hoger Hoger MMA 1.67
3 3 Taylor Hebert Gracie Barra Texas 4
4 6 Patrick Miller 4.33
5 4 Jason David Frank Rising Sun Karate 4.83
6 8 Dale Mitchell Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 5.5
7 5 Nick Mitchell Rocky Long MMA 7.5
8 Rakim Cleveland 4 oz Fight Club 8.17
9 Chance Hamilton 8.5
10 9 Miguel Guerra 9.67

Amateur Fighters

Pound for Pound Top 10
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 5 Colin Wright Paradigm Training Center 2
2 6 Cody Phillips Bam Bam Martial Arts 3.67
3 4 G Moreira Team Tooke 4.17
4 8 Joe Trevino 4 oz Fight Club 5.5
5 1 Michael Lytle AXS 5.5
6 9 Levi West Team Tooke 5.83
7 Evert Gutierrez Paradigm Training Center 7
8 Aaron Croon Team Tooke 7.67
9 Hossan Walker One 2 One 8
10 Manny Lozoya Bushi Ban 8.33
Flyweight (125lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Joe Trevino 4 oz Fight Club 1
2 Jacob Silva Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 2.17
3 Matt Thompson 3
4 2 Martin Garcia Gracie Barra Texas 3.67
5
Bantamweight (135lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 2 Colin Wright Paradigm Training Center 1
2 4 Manny Lozoya Bushi Ban 2.33
3 3 Rodrigo Rodriguez CTC 3.17
4 Paul Reyes 4
5 5 David Armas Silverback Mixed Martial Arts 4.5
Featherweight (145lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Aaron Croon Team Tooke 1
2 2 Jose Martinez Gracie Barra The Woodlands 2.67
3 3 Corey Garcia Bushi Ban 3.17
4 Luis Ibarra 3.5
5 5 Shelby Sheehan Gracie Barra Texas 5
Lightweight (155lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 2 Cody Phillips Bam Bam Martial Arts 1
2 1 Michael Lytle AXS 2.17
3 2 Hossan Walker One 2 One 3.5
4 3 Olya Sinboyla Hoger MMA 4.17
5 Shawn Pivonka 4.83
Welterweight (170lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Gil Moreira Team Tooke 1.67
2 2 Levi West Team Tooke 1.83
3 Evert Gutierrez Paradigm Training Center 3.17
4 5 Sean Holden 4.17
5 3 Corey Allmand Hoger MMA 5
Middleweight (185lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 2 John Thibeault 4 oz Fight Club 1.17
2 3 Kaleb Cummins Death Row MMA 1.83
3 4 Justin Castillo Team Tooke 3.5
4 Ward Hohmann 4.17
5 Jeremy Hunter Kingwood MMA 5
Light Heavyweight (205lbs)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 Matthew Jones 1
2 2 Chris Avila 4 oz Fight Club 2
3 Terrell Henson 3.33
4 Ray Burgos Hoger MMA 3.67
5
Heavyweights (206lbs+)
Rank Prev. Name Gym Avg Rank
1 1 Ellis Boyd BVMMA 1
2 2 Josh Booty
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3 4 Court Caspary Hoger MMA 3
4 5 Davis Fleming Gracie Barra The Woodlands 4
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