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Reservist wins main event at Eglin's MMA fight

Danny Ruiz backs up William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn with a punch during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event.  The debut event drew approximately 775 people.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz backs up William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn with a punch during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event. The debut event drew approximately 775 people. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn and Danny Ruiz grapple against the cage during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event.  The debut event drew approximately 775 people.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn and Danny Ruiz grapple against the cage during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event. The debut event drew approximately 775 people. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz moves toward William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event.  The debut event drew approximately 775 people.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz moves toward William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event. The debut event drew approximately 775 people. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn attacks Danny Ruiz during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event.  The debut event drew approximately 775 people.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn attacks Danny Ruiz during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event. The debut event drew approximately 775 people. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz takes down William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event.  The debut event drew approximately 775 people.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz takes down William “The Slim Reaper” Kuhn during the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event. The debut event drew approximately 775 people. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz is declared the victor at the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event.  The debut event drew approximately 775 people.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Danny Ruiz is declared the victor at the mixed martial arts main event at Strike Fight Dec. 8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Ruiz, an Air Force Reserve staff sergeant with the 919th Special Operations Wing, won by unanimous decision in one of 11 matches held at the base’s first-ever MMA event. The debut event drew approximately 775 people. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)