A number of Beltway amateurs are in Spokane, WA for the USA National Championships. The first members of the contingent are in action today.
Eric Hernandez of Leesburg, VA begins action at 141 pounds when he squares off against Douglas Northern of Philadelphia, PA.
Later tonight, Leesburg's Matthew Abregu will compete in the 152-Pound division against Arthur Saakyan of Montebello, CA. Also, Jonathan Burrs of Frederick, MD will see action at 152 pounds against Burum Beqiri of Grand Rapids, MI.