Five ZAP boxers bring home Amateur Silver Gloves titles


SPOKANE — Five members of Walla Walla’s Zap Boxing Club brought home championships from the USA Amateur Silver Gloves tournament that was held here last weekend.

The Walla Walla champions were 11-year-old Junior Fuentes in the 115-pound weight class, 9-year-old Cecilio "Burrito" Flores in the 75-pound division, 15-year-old Carmen Flores at 109 pounds, 24-year-old Roberto Juarez at 138 pounds and, at 128 pounds, 18-year-old Esteban Albarran.

"I was very happy with our fighters," said Zap Boxing Club owner-operator Ramon Zamora said. "Not only our overall results in the ring, but also how the fighters and their families represented Walla Walla."


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