Oshae Jones – Sure, Jones is probably unhappy with her Olympic result of a bronze medal, but Jones was the lone Olympic medalist from a team full of talent, now signing with Split-T Management is headed to the pro ranks for 2022. Jones is a fantastic amateur boxer, who has
Men’s Flyweight region (110-119 lbs.) Steven Navarro, YM 119 – One of my favorite fighters in the country, Navarro is the total package of discipline, skill, smarts, and dedication. Navarro is going to be tough for anyone to beat, and at the junior Pan-Am Games it took everything the Cuban
These are just my views and observations from the Junior Olympics in Lubbock, Texas, and by no means are they the end-all, be-all in terms of what occurred, but this is what stood-out to me, to help give further exposure to young-and-deserving fighters fighting in the USA Boxing system. Stand-Out
Per usual, this is my cheat sheet for who I am currently following, this is by no means a ranking or whatever you call it, it is simply fighters I am drawn to, and achieving great things in the amateurs, and my observation upon them. Below are the seven fighters
These are my observations on the week-and-a-half-long USA Boxing national tournament, from my limited viewing of the event. This is not intended to be the be all, end-all of amateur boxing, but simply an entry-point for those who have a passion for boxing, and want to follow young amateur fighters.
Rising amateur star Sierra Martinez picked up a massive win in front of a sold-out Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas, the same arena Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs Maurice Hooker will fight in, on this past Saturday, February 27th, as she defeated Jennifer Lozano, in one of the most anticipated