Four Beltway amateurs returned from the National PAL Tournament in Oxnard, CA with championship belts this weekend.
Tiara Brown captured the 125 pound Elite Women's title. Brown's Headbangers teammate Kareem Martin won the title in the 152 pound Youth championship.
Troy Isley of the Alexandria Boxing Club won the championship in the Junior 132 Pound Division. Stacey Selby of Langdon Boxing won the championship in the 85 Pound P-BAT division. Coaches from No Xcuse Boxing worked with Selby during the tournament.
People have asked whether National Golden Gloves and USA National champion Gary Antonio Russell participated in the PAL's this year. The answer is no as Russell was nursing a foot injury.