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Day 3 Crowns First Champions of 2019 Western Elite Qualifier

March 28, 2019, 1:27 a.m. (ET)

The third day of action at the 2019 Western Elite Qualifier & Regional Open in Reno, Nev. started with the crowning of 11 new champions in the prep divisions, while the remaining divisions got one step closer to their championship bouts.

Over 350 boxers stepped into one of the five rings in the Grand Sierra Resort & Casino Summit Pavilion, including five World Championship medalists, Isamary Aquino (Universal City, Texas), Christina Cruz (New York, N.Y.), Lupe Gutierrez (Sacramento, Calif.), Harley Mederos (New York, N.Y.) and Iyana Verduzco (Los Angeles, Calif.), to showcase their talents for the excited crowd.

Boxing will continue tomorrow with another two sessions, with the noon session having 24 championship bouts, while the evening session will be the quarterfinals for the elite and youth male boxers and seven youth female finals.

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