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Meet the 2022 West Michigan Golden Gloves champions

It’s on to the state tournament for the West Michigan Golden Gloves champions.

The DeltaPlex Arena in Walker hosted the finals Saturday night. Scroll below to see which boxers earned titles and have advanced.

The state tournament will be held May 20-21, also at the DeltaPlex. Bouts will begin at 7 p.m. both days.

ELITE NOVICE

112 pounds

Suliman Aamer (Westside BC) d. Richard Ortiz (Unattached), in a walkover

125 pounds

Armand Bridgeforth (MGGA), no boxer

Gentle Gibson

Gentle Gibson earned a 5-0 decision over Christopher Salazar on Saturday, May 7, 2022 in the West Michigan Golden Gloves 139-pound Elite Novice bout at the DeltaPlex Arena in Walker, Mi. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

139 pounds

Gentle Gibson (Kalamazoo BC) d. Christopher Salazar (Kalamazoo BC), 5-0

Alejandro Hernandez

Alejandro Hernandez of of the Anahauc Boxing Club is crowned the 147-pound Elite Novice class champion. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

147 pounds

Alejandro Hernandez (Anahauc BC) d. Drew Southland (Muskegon BC), in a walkover

156 pounds

Nathaniel Cowley (Crown Boxing) d. Mehki Baker (MGGA), in a walkover

Michael Lynn III

Michael Lynn III earned a 3-2 decision over Isaiah Jackson in the 156-pound Elite Novice class in the West Michigan Golden Gloves Tournanement finals at the DeltaPlex Arena in Walker, Mi., on May 7, 2022. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

165 pounds

Michael Lynn III (Team Glass) d. Isaiah Jackson (Eli J BC), 3-2

Enrry Puente Aldana

Enrry Puente Aldana raises his arms in victory after defeating Abel Vilchis-Mendoza 5-0 in the West Michigan Golden Gloves 176-pound Elite Novice class Saturday, May 7, 2022 at the DeltaPlex Arena in Walker, Mi. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

176 pounds

Enry Puente Aldana (Crown Boxing) d. Abel Vilchis-Mendoza (Muskegon BC), 5-0

189 pounds

Solomon Jagun (Team Glass) RSC 2` (0:23) Connor Moore (Unattached)

Gentle Gibson

Gentle Gibson received the West Michigan Golden Gloves Tournament Most Outstanding Boxer Award on May 7, 2022 at the DeltaPlex Arena in Walker, Mi. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

Outstanding Novice Boxer Award

Gentle Gibson (Kalamazoo Boxing Club)

UNCONTESTED NOVICE CHAMPIONS

132 pounds

Jordan Duff (Crown Boxing)

139 pounds

Lauren Hurley (Crown Boxing)

203 pounds

David Ramirez (MGGA)

203 pounds-plus

Xavier Jemison (Unattached)

OPEN

125 pounds

Luis Ramirez (PK Boxing) d. Bryan Caceres (MGGA), 3-2

Roberto Hernandez

Roberto Hernandez defeated Aneudy Rios 4-1 Saturday night, May 7, 2022 in the West Michigan Golden Gloves Tournament finals at 125-pound Elite Open. Action was held at the DeltaPlex Arena in Walker, Mi. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

139 pounds

Roberto Hernandez (Anahauc BC) d. Aneudy Rios (Unattached), 4-1

203 pounds-plus

Maurice Davis (Champs Den BC) RSC-1 (2:59) Juan Barreto Hernandez (Muskegon BC)

203 pounds-plus

Joseph Nelson (Westside BC) d. Matthew Prather (MGGA), 4-1

UNCONTESTED OPEN CHAMPIONS

114 pounds

Hainite Tuitupou (Team Glass)

125 pounds

Zoe Hicks (Team Glass)

147 pounds

Ulysses Campos (MGGA)

156 pounds

Justin Lacey-Pierce (PK Boxing)

165 pounds

Sarah Batenburg (MGGA)

176 pounds

Keishawn Partee (Muskegon BC)

178 pounds-plus

Kimberly Green (Team Glass)

Luis Ramirez

Luis Ramirez receives the Outstanding Open Boxer Award of the 2022 West Michigan Golden Gloves Tournament at the DeltaPlex Arena in Walker, Mi., on May 7, 2022. (Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy)

Outstanding Boxer Award

Luis Ramirez (PK Boxing)

Stanly Ketchel Spirit of the Golden Gloves Award

Bryan Caceres (MGGA)

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