Queen Underwood retains USA Boxing national crown
Olympian claims seventh boxing title at Northern Quest Resort
The crowd at the Pend Oreille Pavilion at Northern Quest Resort erupted as Queen Underwood made her entrance to the ring. A chant of “Queen of the ring” filled the air as Underwood steps through the ropes and stands at the red corner and waits for her opponent Mikaela Mayer.
Prior to this bout, Underwood faced Mayer in the finals of the 2014 USA Boxing National Championships women’s lightweight (132 pounds) tournament, Jan. 25.
Underwood is no stranger to winning championships in Spokane. Last year she defeated Tiara Brown in the finals of the women’s lightweight tournament. In 2...