Champion Crowned

Challen Jimenez, a recent Central of Burden High School grad, captured the championship in the youth male 123-pound weight class, winning by unanimous decision July 12-15 in the sixth annual Battle in the Big D boxing tournament at Centennial Hall at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. The sixth annual Battle in the Big D is a USA Boxing-sanctioned national tournament.

Challen trains with the Hernandez Boxing Academy in Wichita.  He is coached by Lewis Hernandez, Israel Villa, Terry Cox, Veronica Lopez, Kenny Pedigo and Gabriel Jimenez.

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