Leroy Davila

Boxing

Birthdate: July 4, 1988
Hometown: New Brunswick, N.J.
Height: 5-2
Weight class: Light flyweight/108 lbs
Coach: Steve Rivera
Club name: New Brunswick Boxing
Began boxing: In 2009, I was introduced to a friend’s father and he told me to come to the gym
Occupation: Landscaper
Children: One daughter, Kharma Leah Davila - two-years-old
2014 USA BOXING NATIONAL CHAMPION
2013 USA BOXING NATIONAL CHAMPION
2012 NATIONAL GOLDEN GLOVES CHAMPION
2012 NATIONAL PAL CHAMPION
2012 USA BOXING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS SILVER MEDALIST

Hobbies outside of boxing: I like to spend time with my family and take care of my daughter
Favorite boxers: Sugar Ray Leonard because his effective aggressiveness and Pernell Whitaker for his defense
Greatest asset in the ring: My ability to adapt
If Leroy wasn't boxing, he would be: Honestly, in a lot of trouble
Biggest inspiration: My mother and my brother because they have been through so much and taught me how to be me
Greatest motivation: Waking up and seeing they way my daughter looks at me
Biggest goals in boxing: I just want to be successful and leave a legacy behind
Biggest goals outside of the ring: To take care of my daughter and help young people accomplish their goals
If Leroy could travel to anywhere in the world, he would go to: A third world country and get a taste of the way they live
Favorite food: Pasta
Favorite TV show: Martin
Favorite movie: Bad Boys
Favorite training music: R&B, slow jams
Favorite part of the Olympic Training Center: Hard training