McKenzie to fight May 12 [Mixed Martial Arts]

April 26, 2012

Paige Blackburn

UFC fighter Cody McKenzie of Cordova is climbing back into the octagon.

McKenzie will face UFC newcomer Marcus LeVesseur in Fairfax, Va., on May 12, his first fight in eight months.

LeVesseur is 21-5 is his professional MMA career, although this will be his UFC debut.

McKenzie, on the other hand, is 12-2 as a pro with a 1-2 record in UFC.

In his last fight the Ultimate Fighter 12 alum lost by submission to Vagner Rocha at UFC Fight Night 25.