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Sherman Maurice "The Tank" Pendergarst
Birth: Feb. 1, 1967
Baltimore County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 2012
Scott County
Iowa, USA

Sherman was a professional fighter in martial arts first appearing in a mixed martial arts ring on April 2, 2005, winning his first fight in round one. Graduating high school from Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal, Virginia as a good athlete in both football and wrestling in 1985. He graduated from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia with a Bachelor in Business in 1992. While attending college he was a member of the wrestling team. Working as a mortgage broker after college he missed participating in sports so he began training in martial arts and boxing. He moved from Virginia to Davenport, Iowa in 2006 to train at Miletich Fighting Systems located in Bettendorf, Iowa. He was signed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship. His professional sports career began in 2005 through February 2012 with a record of 11 wins, 18 losses and one no-contest. He was an American ranked as a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Sherman died of cancer. (bio by: Christine Masterson) 
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
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Originally Created by: Christine Masterson
Record added: Jul 29, 2012
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