Pro Record: 5-3-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Age: 35
Sex: Male
Height: 5 Feet. 10 Inch(es).
Weight: 155 lbs.
Out of: Seattle, Washington
Born: Utah

Shad Lierley's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
04/15/2010 Loss Wilson Reis Goncalugs Bellator 14 Submission Rear Naked Choke 3 3:33
05/29/2009 Win Nathan Murdock Bellator 9 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
05/02/2009 Win Deryck Ripley Alliance Fights: The Uprising Submission 1 3:07
NSF 03/12/2009 Win Jason Evola Carnage at the Creek 5 Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 3:34
04/04/2008 Loss Wagnney Fabiano International Fight League: New Blood, New Battles KO Strike 1 0:37 Title Fight
NSF 06/01/2007 Loss Chris Horodecki International Fight League: 2007 Season Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 04/07/2007 Win Michael Corey International Fight League: 2007 Season Decision Split Decision 3
NSF 01/19/2007 Win Adam Lynn International Fight League: 2007 Season Opener TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 0:44
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

Fighter Bio


Shad Lierley (born November 16, 1980 in Utah) is an American professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. He is currently fighting for the Seattle Tiger Sharks of the International Fight League.

Lierley grew up in Alaska, where he also ran cross country and competed in track & field in high school, before concentrating on wrestling. After high school he was an international politics and economics major at his alma mater, New York University. While at NYU he was one of the nation’s top Division III wrestlers, winning a University Athletic Association championship in the 141 weight class.

To prepare him for his leap into mixed martial arts, Lierley trained in brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and kickboxing. As a lifelong MMA fan, Lierley identifies Dan Gable as his hero.