In Shreveport, Louisiana, Albuquerque’s Yoruba Moreu Jr., competing in the Youth 119-pound division, defeated Rhode Island’s Magras Brady by unanimous decision on Monday in a first-round bout at 2021 USA Boxing amateur nationals.
Moreu is scheduled to face Hawaii’s Lyndon Patricio in his second-round bout Tuesday evening. The bout is scheduled to be streamed on teamusa.org. Streaming begins at 5 p.m. MST. Moreu’s bout is third up on Ring 1.
Also on Monday, New Mexico boxer Joseph Gutierrez lost by unanimous decision to Oklahoma’s AC Cannon-El in the Youth 139-pound class.