Scherner holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and is a six time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion.
He lost at IFL – 2008 Las Vegas against Roy Nelson on February 29, 2008 he returned to action four months later against Journeyman Mychal Clark, Clark was the underdog in the fight because of his losing record, little experience and light knockout power clark shocked everyone as he submitted Scherner due to punches on a mounted position.
Scherner fought then undefeated heavyweight prospect Tracy Willis, and was knocked down by an overhand right early in the second round. Willis followed up with hammerfists that opened a cut on Scherner's forehead and prompted referee Josh Rosenthal to stop the fight just one minute and six seconds into the second the round.
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|19||7 wins||7 losses|
|Loss||7–7||Tracy Willis||TKO (Punches)||Pro Battle MMA – Immediate Impact||October 4, 2008||2||1:06||Springdale, United States|
|Loss||7–6||Mychal Clark||Submission (Punches)||SF 23 – SportFight 23||June 20, 2008||2||3:51||Portland, United States|
|Loss||7–5||Roy Nelson||TKO (Punches)||IFL – 2008 Las Vegas||February 29, 2008||1||3:20||Nevada, United States|
|Win||7–4||Dierley Buga||TKO (Punches)||SFC 3 – Sul Fighting Championship 3||December 12, 2007||1||4:49||Brazil|
|NC||6–4||Michael Falcao||No Contest (Cut from an illegal headbutt)||Desafio – Fight Show||December 8, 2007||1||1:09||Brazil|
|Win||6–4||Marcelo Barbosa||KO (Punch)||SS – Storm Samurai||July 28, 2007||1||0:21||Brazil|
|Loss||5–4||Gilbert Yvel||TKO (Punches)||CR 17 – Ultimate Challenge||July 1, 2006||1||1:30||UK|
|Loss||5–3||Gabriel Gonzaga||TKO (Strikes)||UFC 60 – Hughes vs. Gracie||May 27, 2006||2||0:24||California, United States|
|Loss||5–2||Brandon Vera||TKO (Knees)||UFC Ultimate Fight Night 2||October 3, 2005||2||3:22||Nevada, United States|
|Win||5–1||Aaron Brink||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||IFC – Rock N' Rumble||July 30, 2005||1||0:50||Nevada, United States|
|Win||4–1||Brian Stromberg||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||SF 11 – Rumble at the Rose Garden||July 9, 2005||1||1:13||Oregon, United States|
|Win||3–1||Sebastian Rodriguez||Submission (Armbar)||SF 10 – Mayhem||May 28, 2005||1||2:35||Oregon, United States|
|Win||2–1||Demian Decorah||Submission (Armbar)||FCC 19 – Freestyle Combat Challenge 19||May 14, 2005||1||3:25||Wisconsin, United States|
|Loss||1–1||Assuerio Silva||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||JF 2 – Jungle Fight 2||May 15, 2004||2||1:00||Manaus, Brazil|
|NC||1–0||Assuerio Silva||No Contest – Scherner injured falling from ring||Meca 9 – Meca World Vale Tudo 9||August 1, 2003||3||1:24||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Win||1–0||Scott Bowman||KO (Head Kick)||HOOKnSHOOT – Absolute Fighting Championships 3||May 24, 2003||1||2:35||Florida, United States|