Mike Wilkins is a Pittsburgh native. He wrestled collegiately at Waynseburg University. Mike coached wrestling at Gateway High School for 7 seasons. He was one of the Pittsburgh areas best professional MMA fighters. He started his career with a  7-2 amateur record and was the Ohio promotion “Cage of Chaos” Lightweight Champion. He Mike currently holds a 9-4 professional mma record. He has fought in  CFFC and Bellator.  In addition to fighting MMA, he is a regular competitor in gi and no-gi jiu jitsu and grappling competitions including a gold medal with all submissions in NAGA advanced no-gi in Pittsburgh in 2015, another NAGA advanced division title in 2017, and a gold at Fuji Cleveland in 2020 in the Advanced no-gi. Mike teaches Adult Fundamental, Intermediate, and Advanced jiu jitsu classes, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) technique classes, and helps lead our fight team with Will Morrill. Mike received his blackbelt in 2019 and was the first black belt promoted at Stout PGH.