Justin “Captain America” Budd is a Poolesville native and 2016 graduate of Poolesville High School. Last week he made his pro debut at the Legacy Fight Alliance’s LFA 152 show, knocking out Caleb Jensen in the first round with a spinning back fist (video below).
The 5’10, 170 lb Budd wrestled at Poolesville before going on to wrestle at Bacone College. MMAnews.com gave Budd the #1 finish of the week with his impressive performance, stating the following about the up and coming fighter, “Justin Budd had a lengthy amateur career before turning pro at LFA 152, but he jumped onto the radars of a lot of fight fans with the way he stopped Caleb Jensen.”
WOW. Justin Budd FLATLINES Caleb Jensen with a spinning back fist in R1. Chained it off the kick. What a a pro debut.#LFA152 pic.twitter.com/oHs6P7HjgP
— caposa (@Grabaka_Hitman) February 11, 2023