3 Las Cruces Boxers Advance to U.S. Open Nationals
POSTED: Sunday, June 13, 2010 - 9:16pm
UPDATED: Sunday, June 13, 2010 - 10:35pm
Sunday, June 13: Siju Shabazz, of Omega Fight Team, fought his first fights as heavy weight this weekend in Albuquerque, NM, winning the Reginal Heavy weight Title for the Four Corners Region. He moves on to fight at the National US Open tournament in Colorado Springs in July. Also of Omega Fight Team, Rita Martinez, advances to the US Open Nationals for the second time in only two years. New-comer to the sport of Boxing, Natalie Martinez of Omega Fight Team, also advances to Colorado Springs to compete at 106 lbs. Estella Guzman (Omega Fight Team) lost a split descion to Nicole for Colorado. The Omega Fight Team produced three regional champions.