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  • McLane freshman testing boxing skills in pro ranks at age 15

    Kevin Mendoza, 15, recently turned professional and has fought in Mexico. His handlers claim he is the youngest pro boxer from the United States. The McLane freshman has trained at Aleman Boxing in Fresno since he was 7 years old.

Kevin Mendoza, 15, recently turned professional and has fought in Mexico. His handlers claim he is the youngest pro boxer from the United States. The McLane freshman has trained at Aleman Boxing in Fresno since he was 7 years old. Eric Paul Zamora ezamora@fresnobee.com
Kevin Mendoza, 15, recently turned professional and has fought in Mexico. His handlers claim he is the youngest pro boxer from the United States. The McLane freshman has trained at Aleman Boxing in Fresno since he was 7 years old. Eric Paul Zamora ezamora@fresnobee.com

McLane High freshman makes pro boxing debut at 15. Isn’t that a little young?

May 14, 2016 2:42 PM

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