May 23, 1982 |
Hermosa Beach, California, U.S.
|Other names||The Destroyer|
|Height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13.2 st)|
|Division||Light Heavyweight and Middleweight|
|Fighting out of||Hermosa Beach, California|
|Team||The Compound MMA and Fitness, South Bay Jiu-Jitsu|
|Rank||brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|University||El Camino College|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Mixed martial arts career
Loeffler currently trains at The Compound MMA & Fitness Center in Oceanside, CA, and at South Bay Jiu Jitsu in Hermosa Beach, CA. He is the Head MMA and Grappling instructor at both schools. He has also started a management and fighting technique company: ManufRactured Fighting Factions.
Loeffler holds titles (at 185) in the Cajun Fighting Championship, the King of the Cage Superfight belt, International Fighting and Boxing League Middleweight Championship, Neutral Grounds Absolute belt, as well as 2 Gladiator Challenge World Championships.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Loeffler was set to make his UFC debut on February 15, 2012 at UFC on Fuel TV 1 against fellow newcomer Buddy Roberts. However, just minutes before the fight was set to take place, Loeffler injured his ankle while warming up and was forced out of the fight. Loeffler announced on Twitter that he suffered a complete tear of his anterior talofibular ligament and partial posterior lateral and medial tears.
On July 13, 2013, Loeffler announced his retirement from MMA fighting.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|30 matches||25 wins||5 losses|
|Win||25–5||Marquis McKnight||KO (punch)||Gladiator Challenge: Armed Conflict||September 24, 2011||1||0:07|
|Win||24–5||Brandon Gaines||Submission (armbar)||Xplode Fight Series: Rumble off the Reservation||August 6, 2011||1||0:59|
|Win||23–5||John Doyle||Submission (rear naked choke)||American Fight League 2||June 4, 2011||1||4:29|
|Win||22–5||Reed Rutherford||KO (head kick)||Gladiator Challenge: Season's Beatings 2||December 1, 2010||1||0:14|
|Win||21–5||David Hayes||KO (head kick and punches)||Gladiator Challenge: Fahrenheit||August 20, 2010||1||0:55|
|Win||20–5||Brendan Ellison||Submission (armbar)||Gladiator Challenge: Bad Behavior||June 12, 2010||1||0:19|
|Loss||19–5||Bryan Baker||TKO (punches)||Bellator 16||April 29, 2010||1||2:43|
|Win||19–4||Sam Salas||TKO (punches)||Gladiator Challenge: Vision Quest||February 21, 2010||1||0:30|
|Win||18–4||Steve Schneider||Submission (kimura)||SBP: Boxing at the Beach 2||August 21, 2009||1||2:30|
|Win||17–4||Jason Anderson||Submission (armbar)||SBP: Boxing at the Beach||July 17, 2009||1||0:32|
|Win||16–4||Christian Fulgium||Submission (armbar)||Cajun Fighting Championships||June 26, 2009||1||3:14|
|Win||15–4||Rubin Tagle||Submission (rear naked choke)||Gladiator Challenge: Revolution||January 25, 2009||1||0:36|
|Win||14–4||Paul Karsky||Submission (guillotine choke)||Havic Prizefighting: Downtown Throwdown 2||November 22, 2008||1||2:25|
|Loss||13–4||Paul Karsky||TKO (injury)||Total Fighting Alliance 12||September 13, 2008||1||0:35|
|Loss||13–3||Edgar Garcia||Submission (injury)||Total Combat: Nevada||May 10, 2008||1||1:59|
|Win||13–2||Bobby Martinez||Submission (armbar)||IFBL: Fight Night 11||February 23, 2008||1||3:11|
|Win||12–2||Brain Smith||TKO||TC 24: War in the Armory||November 4, 2007||1||1:18|
|Loss||11–2||Keith Berry||Submission (triangle choke)||KOTC: Collision Course||August 5, 2007||1||2:05|
|Win||11–1||Rubin Tagle||Submission (keylock)||KOTC: Epicenter||June 8, 2007||1||0:22|
|Loss||10–1||Uber Gallegos||Decision (majority)||KOTC: Sinister||April 27, 2007||2||5:00|
|Win||10–0||Dan Axe||Technical submission (rear naked choke)||KOTC: Caged Chaos||March 10, 2007||1||0:15|
|Win||9–0||David Beebe||Submission (rear naked choke)||KOTC: Destroyer||December 1, 2006||1||1:08|
|Win||8–0||Lamar Parker||KO (knee)||Independent Event||August 26, 2006||1||0:13|
|Win||7–0||Brandon Cole||Decision (unanimous)||Cage of Fire 2||July 9, 2006||3||N/A|
|Win||6–0||Thomas Russell||Submission (triangle choke)||IFBL: Fight Night 2||April 1, 2006||1||4:50|
|Win||5–0||Paul Wilborne||KO||Total Fighting Alliance 1||December 10, 2005||1||0:07|
|Win||4–0||Brian Shoffner||TKO (punches)||Mexico Combat Ultimo||September 12, 2004||1||2:00|
|Win||3–0||Jude Gonzalez||KO (punch)||Reto Maximo 3||March 14, 2003||2||0:12|
|Win||2–0||Marcus Johnson||TKO||Kage Kombat||July 9, 2001||1||1:33|
|Win||1–0||Kurt Smith||KO (kick)||Kage Kombat||August 15, 2000||2||1:00|
- "UFC on FUEL TV 1 results: Loeffler vs. Roberts scratched due to injury, fighters paid". mmajunkie.com. February 15, 2012. Retrieved February 15, 2012.
- "Sean Loeffler: 'The UFC broke my will to fight'". mmafighting.com. July 13, 2013. Retrieved July 13, 2013.