Waianae’s Asa Stevens of Team USA advances to Boxing’s Continental Championship

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Waianae’s Asa Stevens of Team USA is headed to the championship round of the AMBC Youth Continental Boxing Championships in Colorado Springs.

The top-ranked amateur flyweight in America beat Puerto Rico’s Chris Echeveria via split decision, advancing into this weekend’s final.

The 17-year-old is the reigning national champion and has already qualified for the World Championships this August.

Stevens will fight for the continental crown this Friday against Brazil’s Luiz Oliveira.

Click here for more information on Friday’s championship rounds.

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