Tag Archive | Rashida Ellis

2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Boxing Women’s Field Finalized

Following four qualifying tournaments that began in December 2018, the field of 40 elite female boxers who will compete next month at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Boxing in Lake Charles, La. is final. A total of 117 elite female boxers competed throughout the year for the 40 available spots. Only ten will […]

Sweet revenge for USA Boxing’s No. 1 rated lightweight Rashida Ellis

Revenge was sweet for USA Boxing’s No. 1 rated female lightweight Rashida Ellis, now a 7-time national champion who has her sights firmly set on the 2020 Olympic Games in Japan. Last month, Ellis took top honors at the Pan American Qualifier in Nicaragua, shutting out her Brazilian rival Beatriz Ferreira, who had beaten Ellis […]