Meet the Strawweights – Lisa Ellis

The Ultimate Fighter 20’s Lisa Ellis has heard the word “no” before. It’s just not something she pays much attention to when it comes to her athletic pursuits, and that feisty determination has been pushing her onward and upward since she was a child who wanted to follow her brother on to the wrestling mat back in Washington.“Girls don’t wrestle,” Ellis’ father told her, but she had a plan anyway. “I would go to practice and watch and I just loved it,” she said. “I did that for four years.”That’s a lot of watching, b … Read the Full Article Here

The Ultimate Fighter 20’s Lisa Ellis has heard the word “no” before. It’s just not something she pays much attention to when it comes to her athletic pursuits, and that feisty determination has been pushing her onward and upward since she was a child who wanted to follow her brother on to the wrestling mat… Read more »

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