Tag Archive | Team USA

1495 Sports TV Presents: Day 2 of Practice with USA Basketball

1495 Sports is proud to presents sights from Day 2 of practice as the USA Basketball team continues to get ready for the 2021 USA Men’s AmeriCup Tournament. Included in the video are sights from the team’s practice in San Juan, Puerto Rico as well as thoughts from Isaiah Thomas and Joe Johnson. For more […]

Undefeated Jamaine “The Technician” Ortiz Made his bones in the amateur ranks vs. Edgar Berlanga, Teofimo Lopez and Jaron Ennis

Success in amateur boxing doesn’t necessarily insure a great professional career. Some fighters are much more suited to be better pros than amateurs, most often power punchers, but it’s usually clear early on if a fighter is especially skilled or not. Undefeated lightweight prospect Jamaine “The Technician” Ortiz (14-0, 8 KOs), fighting out of Worcester, […]

Mets Select Outfielder Pete Crow-Armstrong In the First Round of the 2020 Draft

The New York Mets announced that the club selected outfielder Pete Crow-Armstrong from Harvard-Westlake High School (CA) with the 19th overall pick in the first round of the 2020 First-Year Player Draft. Crow-Armstrong, 18, was ranked by Baseball America as the 17th-best player in the 2020 Draft. MLB Pipeline has the high school outfielder ranked […]

Charles Leads the Way for USA’s 102-76 Victory over Latvia For Automatic Qualifier Bid

Tina Charles tabbed a team-high 18 points as the USA Women’s World Cup Team beat Latvia, 102-76, at the 2018 FIBA World Cup. The victory secures USA with an automatic bid to the quarterfinals.   “We are really happy with the result,” Charles began. “We wanted to come out and have a really good defensive […]

USA vs. Germany Duels to take place in Chattanooga alongside Eastern Qualifier

Two of the world’s top amateur boxing powerhouses will meet in Chattanooga, Tennessee, for two separate duels taking place Saturday, October 6 and Friday, Oct. 12, at the Chattanooga Convention Center. The duels will feature some of the top male and female elite boxers from both the United States and Germany, as they prepare for […]

Garcia and Stevens Close Out 2018 Youth World Championships with Wins

The final day of the 2018 Youth World Championships in Budapest, Hungary was another golden day for Team USA, as both Heaven Garcia (El Monte, Calif.) and Asa Stevens (Waianae, Hawaii) won the female and male flyweight titles.. Stevens began the final day of boxing in the first bout against 2018 European Champion Ivan Price […]

Team USA Advances 3 to Youth World Championship Finals

On the eighth day of competition at the 2018 Youth World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Team USA advanced three boxers to the championship bouts, while Isamary Aquino (Universal City, Texas) picked up her second Youth World Championships bronze medal. Flyweight Asa Stevens (Waianea, Hawaii) started the Americans off on a winning note with a 3-2 […]