Tony Ferguson is a UFC athlete in the lightweight division. He was born in Oxnard, California, but raised in Muskegon, MI, which is where he excelled in many sports including wrestling. Before making the leap to MMA, Tony had a successful amateur wrestling career at Grand Valley State University. It was there that he would garner All-American honors twice, and the national championship in the 165 pounds division one time. Tony would win The Ultimate Fighter 13 season as a lightweight when defeated Ramsey Nijem via TKO.