Name: Michael Hunter
Weight Class: Heavyweight/201 lbs
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
Birth Year: 1988
Coach’s name: Ken Croom
Club name: Broadway Gym
Began boxing: 2002
Biggest influence: My mom! She keeps my head in the right place. Encouragement, support and motivation.
Draw to boxing: My dad was a professional boxer and you know what they say like father like son. He held the USBA and Intercontinental Cruiserweight/Heavy titles.
Greatest Strength in the ring: My mind and speed
Other sports played: Basketball and football
What is something interesting about you that most people don't know: I made an elite basketball travel team at 16 years old, competing against over 300 athletes.
Two-time National Champion
2011: National Golden Gloves Champion
2008: 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Champion