Jessica Penne - Official UFC® Fighter Profile
Jessica
Penne
12-6-0( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 2 Fight of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 12-6-0
Summary: Submissions, composure, well-rounded

Fighter Info

From: Newport Beach, California United States
Fights Out Of: Huntington Beach, California United States
Age: 34
Height: 5' 5" ( 165 cm )
Weight: 115 lb ( 52 kg )
Reach 67"
Leg Reach 38"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
455
35% Successful
160
Types of Successful Strikes
0
160
73% Standing
18%
117
29
14
Striking Defense
48
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
27
19% Successful
5
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
9
1
Takedown Defense
20
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Jessica Penne
Apr 22, 2017
69
72
1
0
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Jessica Penne
Jun 4, 2016
27
117
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Jessica Penne
Jun 20, 2015
126
25
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Fight of the Night
Win
Jessica Penne
Dec 12, 2014
39
55
4
1
0
0
8
2
R3 Decision - Split
Fight of the Night
Win
Jessica Penne
Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc
Invicta FC 6: Coenen vs. Cyborg
Jul 13, 2013
12
9
1
0
2
0
3
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Jessica Penne
Invicta FC 5: Penne vs. Waterson
Apr 5, 2013
20
14
2
2
1
1
4
3
R4 Submission
Win
Jessica Penne
Naho Sugiyuma
Invicta FC 3: Penne vs. Sugiyuma
Oct 6, 2012
18
19
1
1
1
0
3
0
R2 Submission
Win
Jessica Penne
Invicta FC 1: Coenen vs. Ruyssen
Apr 28, 2012
29
31
1
4
0
0
4
6
R3 KO/TKO

Biography

Training: A typical day of training involves training at Alliance, grappling at Studio 540, strength and conditioning. 
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training eight years ago. I fell in love with Jiu-Jitsu after the first time I trained. Training and competing in MMA was a natural progression.
 
What ranks and titles have you held? First Invicta FC atomweight champion. Black belt in BJJ under Lucas Leite
 
Do you have any heroes? None
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is a dream come true. I feel that the women in this sport deserve a platform like the UFC.
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I graduated from CSF with a BA in communications
 
What was your job before you started fighting? I was a catering supervisor, among other jobs.
 
Favorite grappling technique: Gogoplata
 
Favorite striking technique: Boxing
• Team Pettis on TUF 20

• Pro since 2006

• Was the top Atomweight (105-pound) fighter in the world

• Seven wins by submission (arm triangle, 4 RNC, triangle, armbar), two by KO

• Five first round finishes

• Owns wins over Angela Magana and Lisa Ellis

• Lost 2013 bout to current Invicta FC champ Michelle Waterson

Career

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