JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WVLT) --
A Johnson City Native landed a spot on the Ultimate Fighting Championship roster according to a report from CBS affiliate WJHL.
Mixed martial artist Jonathan Pearce earned the spot after a dominant win Tuesday during Dana White’s “Contender Series” in Las Vegas.
The fight aired on ESPN+. Pearce, who goes by JSP on the fighting circuit has a professional record of 9 wins and three losses.
Learn more about Pearce on his Tapology profile. The site names him the best in Tennessee.
Copyright 2019 WVLT via WJHL. All rights reserved.