DC Region boxers went two for four on the first day of competition at the National Golden Gloves in Las Vegas, NV.
Tavon Body won his opening bout at 165 pounds with a 5-0 victory over Anthony Rose of the Upper Midwest Region.
Dewayne Beamon of Goldsboro, NC took a 5-0 win over Elijah Varnell of Wisconsin.
In the 141-Pound class, Diego Abregu thought he won his bout. According to his Facebook page, Abregu was initially announced as the winner. However, the judges tabulated the scores incorrectly. Abregu lost to Dewone Johnson of Chicago by a 3-2 score.
At 201 Pounds, Malik Titus lost by TKO to Jason Beauchamp of Nevada.