|Born||Jennifer Rose Tate
September 2, 1985
Lodi, California, United States
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
|Weight||125 lb (57 kg; 8.9 st)|
|Fighting out of||Stockton, California|
|Team||Gracie Sports Center|
|Rank||Pro Mma, Pro Muay Thai, Pro Boxing, Blue Belt BJJ, Golden Gloves 2007, 2008. Grapplers Quest, Naga|
|Years active||10 yrs|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Jennifer Rose Tate (born September 2, 1985) is an American female mixed martial artist. Jennifer Tate started training in TaeKwonDo at the age of 13, she earned her Black belt. She was the Northern California Golden Gloves champ for 2007, 2008.She was also a contestant on the Muay Thai themed reality series Fight Girls. In episode five, Tate fought and loss to fellow housemate Miriam Nakamoto to a split decision. She fought in Thailand 4 times winning all four fights. Tate is 1-0 as a professional boxer. Jennifer is trained by Moses Cortes Stockton, California with boxing coach Richard Perez.
Tate made her mixed martial arts debut on June 3, 2006 and submitted Tonya Evinger with a triangle choke in the second round. The fight was the first women's bout ever sanctioned by the California State Athletic Commission. She won the fight by triangle choke in the second round.
After two wins in the Global Knockout promotion, Tate submitted Angela Hayes with a first-round armbar at EFWC - The Untamed on October 6, 2007 in the first sanctioned women's bout in the city of Orange County, California.
On October 26, 2007, Tate made her ShoXC debut against Shayna Baszler. Tate was defeated by armbar in just 44 seconds. Following the fight, Tate tested positive for marijuana. She was fined $500 and suspended for three months.
Tate withdrew from the FCF tournament on March 4, 2010 after announcing that she was pregnant with her second child.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|7 matches||6 wins||1 loss|
|Win||6-1||Kaitlin Young||Submission (armbar)||Freestyle Cage Fighting 39||January 30, 2010||2||2:35||Shawnee, Oklahoma, United States|
|Win||5-1||Sarah Schneider||Decision (split)||Pure Combat - Halloween Bash||November 1, 2008||3||3:00||Sacramento, California, United States|
|Loss||4-1||Shayna Baszler||Submission (armbar)||ShoXC: Elite Challenger Series||October 26, 2007||1||0:44||Santa Ynez, California, United States|
|Win||4-0||Angela Hayes||Submission (armbar)||EFWC - The Untamed||October 6, 2007||1||1:08||Anaheim, California, United States|
|Win||3-0||Kim Gibson||KO (punches)||Global Knockout 3||August 2, 2007||1||0:07||Jackson, California, United States|
|Win||2-0||Katrina Alendal||Submission (rear naked choke)||Global Knockout 1||October 26, 2006||1||4:58||Jackson, California, United States|
|Win||1-0||Tonya Evinger||Submission (triangle choke)||IFC - Warriors Challenge 21||June 3, 2006||2||1:56||Tuolumne, California, United States||First women's bout ever sanctioned by the California State Athletic Commission|
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- ""Showtime" Calls It Quits On SHOWTIME". Sherdog.com. 2007-10-27. Retrieved 2010-03-04.
- "CSAC: Tate Positive For Marijuana". Sherdog.com. 2007-11-09. Retrieved 2010-03-04.
- "David Crowned Pure Combat Bantamweight Champ". Sherdog.com. 2008-11-02. Retrieved 2010-03-04.
- "Freestyle Cage Fighting 39 Live Results". MMARising.com. Retrieved 2010-03-04.
- "Jennifer Tate Withdraws From FCF Grand Prix". MMARising.com. Retrieved 2010-03-04.
- "S.J. County births -- Published Nov. 28, 2010". Recordnet.com. 2010-11-28. Retrieved 2010-12-20.