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Two Alive Colossus

2012 Olympic Trials

Last night in Oxnard, California at the Police Athletic League National Tournament, the most anticipated bout of two alive colossus: In the 132lb category, Queen Underwood & Mikaela Mayer. A rematch from the 2012 USA Olympic Trials final. This go around, Mayer was the winner. According to my sources the bout could go both ways and […]

A LIFE TAKEN: A TRIBUTE TO ALEXIS URBINA

Alexis Urbina and Coach Soto at the 2013 USA National Championship

When a journalist writes a human-interest story, it’s like entering the lives of a family. Last April, during USA Nationals, I had the honor to write a story for AP-Spanish about boxer Sulem Urbina.  She graciously opened the sacred gates of her heart. Through her, I got to meet her 17-year-old younger brother and youth […]

MY HEART IS A “GOLD GLOVE”

This year I won’t be present at the USA Nationals Golden Gloves that start today in Fort Lauderdale.  Even though I have a powerful reason to stay home, it totally breaks my heart. Not only, I will miss being around the wonderful women boxers, who every year come to Florida to dispute the precious belt, […]

US WOMEN BOXING NEWS

Team USA in Barbados after one Gold and two Bronze medals. Photo by Adriana González.

I- USA Boxing Events 1.The USA National Championsiphs will be host in Colorado Springs Christian School from June 20-25. Finals will be at City Auditorium. USA Boxing is expecting more than 300 athletes. 2. 1st Pre Pan American Qualifying March 24 to 30 in Venezuela. The USA National Champions 2010 in the Olympic divisions, Marlen […]