posted 03/29/14 at 3:44am
on Looking ahead to the Sweet 16
Miesha Tate, born August 18, 1986, is a former Strikeforce Bantamweight (135-lb) Champion and current fighter in the 135-pound division for the UFC.
Tate wrestled on the boys' wrestling team in high school. In 2005, she won the high school women's state championship and went on to win nationals at the World Team Trials in the 158 lb division. Soon after, she began training for MMA.