The 2017 Junior Olympic, Prep Nationals and Youth Open begin the week with boxers ranging in age eight to 18 looking for the coveted title. After four intense days of competition, the event concluded on Saturday afternoon with the final 25 bouts.
The junior and youth male divisions had all eyes on them as they entered the two rings at the Charleston Civic Center. Numerous members of the current and past Junior and Youth National Teams highlighted the action packed session.
Members of the current Junior and Youth National Teams that competed this week in Charleston, will leave straight from this tournament for a week-long training camp at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.
Points were awarded to the regions for gold, silver and bronze to finalize region placements. Region 6 walked away with the most points, 135, followed by Region 2 with 119 points and Region 1 with 85 points. The totals were calculated for only the bantam, intermediate and junior divisions.
Full results and recaps of the tournament can be found here.
Junior/90 lbs.: Jesus Haro, Merced, Calif., dec. over Jamal Harvey, Oxon Hill, Md., 3-2
Junior/101 lbs.: Eli Lankford, Jonesboro, Ga., dec. over Fernando Vazquez, Dallas, Texas, 3-2
Junior/110 lbs.: Keon Davis, Norfolk, Va., dec. over Jalen Walker, Gardens, Calif., 3-2
Junior/119 lbs.: Kevin Bonilla, Bridgeport, Conn. dec. over Silver Hernandez, Kansas City, Kan., 4-1
Junior/132 lbs.: Aaron Aponte, Hialeah, Fla., dec. over Derek Cintron, Bronx, N.Y., 5-0
Junior/145 lbs.: Christopher Stallworth, Toledo, Ohio, dec. over Colby Wheeler, Eskdale, W.Va., 5-0
Junior/165 lbs.: Ralph Clemente, Ronkkoma, N.Y., dec. over Darelle Valsaint, Orlando, Fla., 4-1
Junior/176+ lbs.: Donte White, Baltimore, Md., dec. over Tyree Chapman, Detroit, Mich., 4-1
Youth/114 lbs.: Derry Noble, Vacaville, Calif., dec. over Raymond Ford, Sicklerville, N.J., 4-1
Youth/132 lbs.: Keyshawn Davis, Norfolk, Va., dec. over Harley Mederos, New York, N.Y., 5-0
Youth/152 lbs.: Rasheed Smith, Washington, D.C., dec. over Chavon Davis, Mansfield, Ohio, 4-1
Youth/178 lbs.: Rasheed Smith, Washington, D.C., dec. over Chavon Davis, Mansfield, Ohio, 4-1
Youth/201 lbs.: David Stevens, Reading Pa., won by RSC over Ty-mari Sarvis, Newburgh, N.Y., RSC
Junior/95 lbs.: Jamel Robinson, Augusta, Ga., dec. over Javaughn Dula, Cincinnati, Ohio, 3-2
Junior/106 lbs.: Patrick Cody, Spokane, Wash., dec. over Jesus Flores, Selma, Calif., 3-2
Junior/114 lbs.: Keedric White, Jackson, Miss., dec. over German Lopez, Arlington, Texas, 5-0
Junior/125 lbs.: Xavian Ramirez, Reading, Pa., dec. over Anthony Valdovinos, Hanford, Calif., 4-1
Junior/138 lbs.: Armani Almestica, Orlando, Fla., dec. over Elija Martinez, Kirtland, N.M., 5-0
Junior/154 lbs.: Daniel Blancas, Milwaukee, Wisc., dec. over Jay Deleon, Dallas, Texas, 3-2
Junior/176 lbs.: Jesus Hurtado, Van Nuys, Calif., won by RSC over Tristan Curvin, Chattanooga, Tenn., RSC- 2
Youth/108 lbs.: Angel Martinez, Rockford, Ill., dec. over Stephen Acosta, Dallas, Texas, 4-1
Youth/123 lbs.: Marc Castro, Fresno, Calif., dec.over Dominique Francis, Opa Locka, Fla., 5-0
Youth/141 lbs.: Rolando Vargas, Milwaukee, Wisc., dec. over Lavars Carter, Cincinnati, Ohio, 4-1
Youth/165 lbs.: Lorenzo Simpson, Reisterstown, Md., dec. over Kahshad Elliot, Plainfield, N.J., 5-0
Youth/201+ lbs.: Luis Alverado, Kenosha, Wisc., dec. over Drake Banks, Shawnee, Kan., 5-0