University of Oklahoma kicking legend Richard "R.D". Lashar, who was a staple at the university from 1987-1990, setting multiple records with his thunderous leg, will make his professional debut in Mixed Martial Arts on April 15th at Remington Park Casino in Oklahoma City. Lashar capped his amateur MMA run with an impressive 3-0 record.
Lashar will fight on the HD MMA 8 card, a star studded lineup which features some of Oklahoma's brightest young stars and top regional prospects.
Standing across the cage from Lashar will be another professional debut fighter, Aaron Rodriguez. A talented fighter who finished his amateur career with a 2-1 record, Rodriguez looks to play spoiler to Lashar's inspirational story.