April 20, 1967
Townsend Saunders (born April 20, 1967 in White Sands, New Mexico) is an Olympic silver medalist in wrestling who was a two-time All-American at Arizona State University. In 1987 Saunders became an NCAA Div. II National Champion for California State University-Bakersfield. Townsend was a Goodwill Games gold medalist in1994 and also won two Pan American Games gold medals in 1991 and 1995.
Biography [ edit ]
Known in college as "Junior" Saunders, he adopted his given name in international competition. In 1985 he was a California State runner-up while wrestling for
Torrance High School in Torrance, California.
Tricia, a four-time World Champion FILA wrestler, and is the father of three children. Saunders currently works for Infusionsoft in Chandler, Arizona.
Townsend Saunders has also competed in
mixed martial arts for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, at UFC 16 and UFC 18.
Mixed martial arts record [ edit ]
Professional record breakdown
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