Beltway Amateurs got started on the right foot on the first day of competition at the 2016 USA Boxing Prep and Junior Olympic National Championships and Youth Open at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Center in Dallas, TX. This includes claiming the first championship for the area.
(Photo courtesy of Ricky Womack)
Jelani Hill of Washington, DC captured the Pee Wee, 9-10, 90-pound championship with a win over Ethan Montenegro of Jersey City, NJ.
Here are the other results featuring Beltway Boxers from Day 1 of the competition:
Junior/101 lbs: Jorge Carlos, Kansas City, Mo., dec. Lamar Odom, Washington DC
Junior/106 lbs: Kevon Cooke, Washington DC dec. Jonathan Medeiros, Dothan, AL
Junior/154 lbs: Siete Shuler, Washington DC dec. Jorge Garcia, Romulus, MI
PeeWee 9-10/60 lbs: Cardarrius Johnson, Washington DC won on walkover over Joesan Martinez, Wichita, KS W/O
PeeWee 9-10/65 lbs: Marcus Luther, Washington DC dec. Curmel Moton, Las Vegas, NV
PeeWee 9-10/80 lbs: Ben Lincoln, Framingham, MA., dec. Joshua Briggs, Oxon Hill, MD
PeeWee 9-10/85 lbs: Marcell Steele, Washington DC dec. Aldo Blancas, Milwaukee, WI
Bantam 75 lbs: Lonzo Malcolm, Washington DC dec. Jermaine Correa, Tacoma, WA
Intermediate 106 lbs: Deric Davis, Clinton, MD dec. Maximum Castro, Phoenix, AZ