Here are some facts about Santella in easily digestible form:
- He's 13-3-1 as a pro, and went 4-1 as amateur.
- Shorty Rock has only ever lost by decision, with his last "L" coming at the hands of Aljamain Sterling back in 2011.
- In addition to his CFFC belt, he's won titles in Ring of Combat, Valley Fight League and the Urban Conflict Championship.
- Santella has been on a lot of people's radars for a while. Here's BloodyElbow writing about him, as well as MMAJunkie.
- Here's a video on him courtesy of Buddhasport.
- Santella has a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and is an instructor at the venerable AMA Fight Club school in New Jersey, and trains with a who's who of top-level fighters.
- Here's a highlight video teammate Andy Main did of him - enjoy!