Three local amateurs will be participating in USA Boxing's first Junior World Team Open January 7-11 at the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, NV. The event is slated to showcase many of the nation's top 15-16 year old boxers. Winners in the men's competition will advance to the AIBA Junior Men's World Championships in Kiev, Ukraine in August.
The boxers that will be in the event are:
Jordan White, Waldorf, MD (101 pounds)
Keeshawn Williams, Washington, DC (114 pounds)
Iesha Kenney, Alexandria, VA (132 pounds female)
The bout will be streamed live on USAboxing.org. The site is offering a full tournament pass for $14.95.