Local Boxer Will Go To Olympic Trials
POSTED: Monday, July 11, 2011 - 4:28pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 8:08am
lsaac Torres is on his way to the Olympic trials after winning a series of fights over the weekend.
The 20 yr old from Mission tells us he's been dreaming of this moment for his entire life.
This weekend he sealed the deal and will go on to fight for a shot at the Olympics at the end of the month.
If Issac succeeds, he will join team USA in the 2012 Olympics in London.
Torres tells us it was a very emotional weekend for him and his family and now its time to get back to work.
"This month is going to decide my future and I'm not looking forward to having a bad future later on. So we're going to stick t it, we're going to go 100%, we're going 120% at the gym. This is going to be the biggest month of my life," says Isaac Torres.
Isaac's family will hold a fundraiser at the Cruisin Burger in Mission this Saturday from 11-3 p.m.
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We will keep you posted on Isaac and his shot at the Olympics.
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