Wild Card Selections for 2018 USA Boxing Elite National Championships Announced

Nov. 05, 2018, 2:20 p.m. (ET)

USA Boxing has announced the boxers that were selected for Wild Card selections for the upcoming 2018 USA Boxing Elite National Championships in Salt Lake City, Utah this December.


Boxers were selected with the highest met criteria on the Wild Card application, which is listed beside their name below. A final list of those competing at these championships will be announced in the coming weeks. Wild Card selections are not finalized, as boxers have the right to decline their invitation. Any changes will be announced in the final competition roster announcement.


Those selected for wild card, as well as any other elites that have qualified, must complete registration online. An email was sent in regards to registration for all elite boxers.


Wild Card Selections


Male


52 kg:

Asa Stevens - 2018 Youth World Champion

Guillermo Gutierrez - 2016 Elite National Championships silver medalist


57 kg:

Duke Ragan - 2017 Elite World Championships silver medalist

Rajan Chance - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist


63 kg:

Harley Mederos - 2015 Junior World Championships bronze medalist

Bryson Nuckles - 2018 Western and Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist


69 kg:

Freudis Rojas Jr. - 2017 Elite World Championships bronze medalist

Jaquan McElroy - 2017 Elite National Championships bronze medalist


75 kg:

Miguel Teo - 2018 Western Elite Qualifier elite silver medalist

Kah-Shad Elliot - 2018 Western Elite Qualifier youth gold medalist, 2017 Youth National Championships silver medalist, 2018 Youth Open Championships silver medalist


81 kg:

Burley Brooks - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist

Amir Ghaffari Nikou - 2017 Youth National Championships bronze medalist


91 kg:

Jarvis Winn - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier bronze medalist

Gaspard Pierre - 2017 Eastern Elite Qualifier silver medalist


91+ kg:

Miguel Tovar - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier fourth place finisher

DeAndre Savage - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier fourth place finisher


Women

 

48 kg:

Jacquelyn Cuddeback - 2017 Elite Continental Championships bronze medalist

Kayla-Ann Carvalho - 2017 Western Elite Qualifier elite  silver medalist


51 kg:

Heaven Garcia - 2018 Youth World Champion

Indeya Smith - 2017 Elite National Championships bronze medalist


54 kg:

Kristen McMurtree - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist

Michelle Maya - 2018 Elite National Golden Gloves gold medalist


57 kg:

Isamary Aquino - 2018 Youth World Championships bronze medalist

Lupe Gutierrez - 2015 Junior World Championships gold medalist


60 kg:

Stacia Suttles - 2017 Elite Continental Championships bronze medalist

Jahoska Chamorro - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist


64 kg:

Kimberly Putzier - 2016 Elite National Championships bronze medalist

Aidyl Cardenas - 2017 Youth National Championships gold medalist


69 kg:

Citlalli Ortiz - 2017 Youth World Championships gold medalist

Kendra Reeves - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist


75 kg:

Fallon Farrar - 2012 Elite National Championships gold medalist, 2013 Elite National Championships silver medalist

Brooke Mullen - 2017 Elite National Championships bronze medalist


81+ kg:

Brittany Parker - 2018 Eastern Elite Qualifier elite bronze medalist