Congratulations to Baltimore, MD's Candice Carter who won the 112 Pound Youth Female championship on the second day of competition Wednesday at the 2017 Junior Olympic, Prep National and Youth Open championships at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, WVA.
Carter defeated Bernadette Malendrez of Merced, CA by a 5-0 score to capture the title. Carter's victory was part of a busy day for Beltway amateurs. Here are results from Wednesday's competition:
Junior 154 Pounds: Eugene Collins, Nashville, TN over Brian Perry, Washington, DC, 3-2
Youth 114 Pounds: Derry Noble, Vacaville, CA over Chamar Flowers, Accokeek, MD, 5-0
Junior 106 Pounds: Lamar Odoms, Washington, DC over Braden Reed, Dyersburg, TN, 4-1
Youth 132 Pounds: Keyshawn Davis, Norfolk, VA over Malik Warren, Catonsville, MD, 5-0
Pee Wee 8 Novice 65 Pounds: Michael O'Conner, Newburgh, NY over Jayden Morgan, Laurel, MD, 4-1
Intermediate 110 Pounds: Deon Giles, Capitol Heights, MD over Danilo Diez, Cape Coral, FL, 3-2
Pee Wee 8 Open 65 Pounds: Kairee Kelly, Washington, DC over Allan Hernandez, Vero Beach, FL, 5-0
Pee Wee Open 60 Pounds: Anthony Anderson, Canton, MI over Keith Perry, Washington, DC, 5-0
Bantam 80 Pounds: Marcell Steele, Washington, DC over Alexander Tapia, Omaha, NB, 5-0.
Intermediate 106 Pounds: Tyreek Williams, Washington, DC over Jake Santistevan, Denver, CO, 4-1
Pee Wee Open 70 Pounds: Marcus Luther, Washington, DC over Donovan Garcia, Thornton, CO
Intermediate 85 Pounds: Lonzo Malcolm, Washington, DC over Dempsey Wooten, Mannford, OK, 3-2
Intermediate 114 Pounds: Jalil Hackett, Washington, DC over Khalil Abdullah, Cleveland Heights, OH
We hope to have today's schedule a little later today.