Pugwest is an SSB4 Marth player from Rhode Island, and is currently considered one of the best Marth players in the United States, alongside Mr E and False. Pugwest is currently ranked 4th on the New England Smash 4 Power Rankings, 1st on the Rhode Island Smash 4 Power Rankings and 91st on the Panda Global Rankings 100. He has taken sets off of players such as ANTi, Marss, Tweek, and Mr E.
Pugwest has shown to be very good in doubles, as he used to team with his brother Marss and the pair were considered one of the best Doubles teams in the world. They dominated the New England Doubles scene, and were been dubbed: Team Yazi: the Doubles Kings of New England. He has also teamed with Light and placed 2nd at The Big House 7, that being the first tournament they had teamed at in over a year.