Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Three More Beltway Boxers Advance at Junior Olympic Nationals!

During the evening session of the Junior Olympic National Championships in Mobile, AL,three more Beltway Boxers advanced to tomorrow's semi-finals.  In the 95-pound bracket, Keeshawn Williams of DC won an 18-12 decision over Desmond Jarmon II of Cincinnati, OH.  Malik Hawkins of Baltimore, MD  won a 17-6 decision over Alexis Saenz of Chicago, IL in the 145-pound bracket.  Also, Jason Bell of District Heights, MD won his bout in the 165-pound division with a 29-13 decision over Alejandro Larrando of Prescott, AZ.

However, three locals lost in this session as well. Gary Antuanne Russell of Capitol Heights, MD lost his bout at 119 pounds by a 25-15 decision to Efren Lopez of Fresno, CA.  At 101 pounds, Demetrius Young of Bowie, MD fell to Nico Hernandez of Wichita, KS by a 29-8 decision.  Also, Kareem Martin of Clinton, MD lost a razor-thin 7-6 decision to John Williams of Baton Rouge, LA in the 145-pound division.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

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