It's the first time the championships have ever been held in the arena, and boxing fans were treated to some thrilling amateur boxing on both Thursday and Friday nights. A look at the bouts and the winners:
Devaughn Greenwood (Judah Bros. BC) defeated Joel Paul (Gleason's Gym)
Jeannette Gonzalez (Kingsway BC) defeated Neena Ajwani (Mendez BC)
Jaime Estrada (Newburgh BC) defeated Wilfredo Morales (Mendez BC)
Nisa Rodriguez (Mendez BC) defeated Jennifer Ignotz (Unattached)
Jose DelaRosa (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated Peter Dobson (Atlas Cops N Kids) v
Alicia Napoleon (Mendez BC) defeated Krystal Correa (Yonkers YMCA)
Alexander Vargas defeated Henry Beckford (Hempstead BC)
Julan Frederic (Mendez BC) defeated Jesse Jezina (Mendez BC)
Misato Kamegawa (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated Federica Bianco (Trinity BC)
Wesley Ferrer (Brotherhood BC) defeated Michael Hughes (Mendez BC)
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Elijah Thomas (Juan LaPorte BC) defeated Tim Dougherty (Core BC)
Khalid Twaiti (Gleason's Gym) defeated Jordan Rodriguez (Ardon Sweet Science)
Jeff Laguerre (Starrett City BC) defeated Antoine Evens (Team Free Form)
Krystal Dixon (Mt. Vernon BC) defeatesd Jessica Kenul (Team Free Form)
Michael Santos (Kingsway BC) defeated Francisco Medina (Main St. BC)
Beka Gulbatashvili (Bars BC) defeated Jovanny Concepcion (Westbury BC)
Christopher Galeano (Mendez BC) defeated Frank Castillo (Elmcor BC)
Bertha Aracil (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated Nafisa Umarova (Rustam's BC)
Titus Williams (Freeport PAL) defeated Vassiliy Zherebnenko (NYAC)
James Wilkins (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated Jeancarlos Sepulveda (Morris Park BC)
Christina Cruz (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated Welley Wallo (Mendez BC)
Earl Newman (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated Ngoula Romanick (Worldwide BC)
Paul Anthony (Gleason's Gym) defeated Michael Damiani (Westbury BC)
Nkosi Solomon (Atlas Cops N Kids) defeated George Arias (Morris Park BC)
Some notable highlights from the tournament:
• Christina Cruz made history by winning a seventh consecutive title, breaking a tie with Danny Villar for the tournament’s winningest boxer.
• Alexander Vargas earned the Mark Breland trophy for best novice.
• Misato Kamegawa earned third consecutive title at 119 pounds. She became the first Japanese-born boxer to win the Gloves in 2011.
• Mendez Boxing Club won team award, earning 11 points from its open class boxers, 16 for the novice contenders and 26 points for its women competitors.