Boetsch transitioned to the big stage of MMA as a short notice fighter. He made a huge splash in his UFC debut, hurling
At UFC 88, he rebounded with a quick knockout victory over
Boetsch anticipates a March return to competition, though he is unsure of his next opponent. He is currently training at his gym, Triple Threat, in Sunbury, Penn.
"I'm real stoked," Boetsch told MMAWeekly.com. "I'm excited to get back in there, secure my job for another year; that's always a good thing. I'm looking forward to getting in there and showing people the new an improved 'Barbarian.' and just continue to gain that experience and climb up the ladder."