|Jayden Navarrete||Hervey Sanchez|
Six athletes from the Odessa Boxing Club are taking part in the 2023 USA Boxing National Junior Olympics and Summer Festival in a national competition being held in Lubbock. They range in age from 9 to 17 years old. The team includes: Josh Franco, Jayden Navarrete, Hervey Sanchez, Jorge Sanchez, Victor Bejerano, and Joel Pruneda.
A total of 1,286 athletes nationwide are participating in this event.
We also have some EXCITING NEWS!
Josh Franco has advanced to the quarterfinals
Jayden Navarrete has advanced to the quarterfinals
Jorge Sanchez has advanced in to the semifinals
Hervey Sanchez has advanced into the quarterfinals
Joel Pruneda has advanced into the quarterfinals
The kids train at Odessa Boxing Club with Head Coach Ramon Franco along with Coach Noe Navarrete, and Coach Matt Franco.
This specific event is hosted by USA Boxing and held at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. USA BOXING is a national governing body for Olympic Style Boxing. It is overseen by the United States Olympic Committee and the International Boxing Association.
These athletes work extremely hard and practice long hours after school! Know we are rooting for you!