Gonzalez won the Youth Lightweight class (60 kg) gold medal in the AIBA Women’s Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships Taipei 2015. She adds the hardware to the impressive collection of gold medals, starting with the 2014 Youth Olympic and 2013 Junior World Champion.
Gonzalez is the first AMBC female boxer to win a junior and youth world title, as well as the Olympic medal. After Taipei she received her high school diploma and has her eyes on the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Weight Class: 132 lbs/60 kg
Hometown: Glendora, California
Birthdate: February 13, 1997
Coach: Jose Gonzalez
Club name: Azusa Youth Boxing Club
Began boxing: Started when I was eight thanks to my Dad (coach)
Greatest asset in the ring: My pressure and punch output
Did you know: Three of her brothers box and are trained by their dad
2015 YOUTH NATIONAL CHAMPION
2014 YOUTH OLYMPIC CHAMPION
2013 JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPION