In Las Vegas, NV, the Russell Brothers stand alone as the Beltway's only representatives remaining at the National Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions.
Both brothers advanced to the semifinals with 5-0 victories. Antonio defeated Eddie Dean of Michigan at 123 pounds while Antuanne won over Dylan Henry of Omaha.
Jalen Jones lost a 4-1 decision to Maliek Montgomery of Knoxville at 132 pounds. Justin Bell fell at 178 pounds to Malcolm McAllister by a 5-0 decision. Also, Jonathan Howard of North Carolina, who is part of the DC Region team, lost his quarterfinal bout at 108 pounds by a close 3-2 decision to Basil Nasser of Detroit.