Amateur Profiles

Boxer Profile: Mikaela Mayer

Amateur Profile Summary: 

Mikaela Mayer is an amateur boxer on the rise and sure to represent USA Boxing in Rio 2016. 

Age: 23
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Weight Class: 132 lb
Recent Accomplishments: Women’s National Golden Glove Champion
Fighter of the Tournament
National PAL Champion

Boxer Profile: Antonio Vargas

Amateur Profile Summary: 

Antonio Vargas is one of USA Boxing's rising stars.  We spoke with him about how he got started in boxing, and where he'd be today without the sport.

Age: 17
Weight Class: 114 lbs
Hometown: Houston, TX
Gym: Dan’s Boxing
Recent Accomplishments:

Boxer Profile: Caitlin Orosco

Amateur Profile Summary: 

Having already experienced success at the youth level, 15 year-old Caitlin Orosco has her eyes set on a 2016 Olympic roster spot. Read what she has to say about the challenges of being a female boxer and how she prepares on a daily basis towards that goal.

Hometown: Anaheim, CA
Age: 15
Height: 5' 0"
Weight Class: 101 lbs.
Accomplishments:

2013 Junior  Olympic National Champion

2013 Junior World Team Open Champion

Boxer Profile: Dylan Price

Amateur Profile Summary: 

Dylan Price is one of the nation's fastest rising young boxers. At just 14 years old, he recently won Most Outstanding Male Boxer at the Jr. Olympic National Championships, and has trained with pro Floyd Mayweather.

Age: 15
Height: 5' 0"
Weight Class: 101 lbs
Recent Accomplishments: 2013 Junior Olympic National Championship - Pinweight Champion
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