(JUNE 25) Six new national
champions were crowned few minutes ago in Colorado Springs in
the final day of the 2011 USA Boxing National Championship.
The competition for non-Olympic weight division in women took
place during the afternoon and in few minutes start at the
Municipal Auditorium the three bouts in the Olympic weight 112
lbs., 132 lbs., and 165 lbs.
Picture athlete: Cashmere
Jackson (Cleveland, Ohio. 141 lbs champion
Picture group: left to right: Heather Hardy (Brooklyn, N.Y),
Cashmere Jackson ( Cleveland, Ohio), Luvisa Matali (Denver,
Colo), Stephanie Taylor (West Hills, California), Amournix Stamp
(Milwaukee, Wis), Charnita Johnson (Columbus, Ohio).
The new champions are the
2011 national champion 106 lbs Amy Sowers (Bozeman, Montana).
Sowers dec Marina Ramirez (Las Vegas, Nevada) 27-19
2011 USA National Champion 119 lbs Haley Pasion (Waipahu,
Hawaii). Passion dec Amanda Pavone (Burlington, Mass.) 87-86 by
decision of the judges and the score at the end after the four
rounds was 11-11.
2011 USA National Champion 125 lbs Heather Hardy (Brooklyn, NY.)
Hardy dec Elizabeth Leddy (Portland, Maine) 21-12.
2011 USA National Champion and retaining her title at 141 lbs
Cashmere Jackson (Cleveland, Ohio) dec Matali Luvisa Jackson
2011 USA National Champion 152 lbs Stephanie Taylor (West Hills,
CA) dec Amournix Stamp (Milwaukee, Wis.) 9-1.
2011 USA National Champion heavyweight Charnita Johnson
(Columbus, Ohio). She retained his opponent for not having this
Action will resume this evening at 6 PM PT in the Municipal
Auditorium with 13 bouts, 10 male and three female, in the
Olympic weight divisions.
This year's national amateur boxing championship has awakened
great expectations due to the containers fight for qualifying
positions for the 2012 Olympics in London.
USA Boxing is broadcasting live & free all bouts, one just has
to go to the website http://usaboxing.org/live.