Miguel Angel Espino
From Boxrec Boxing Encyclopaedia
Name: Miguel Angel Espino
Birth Name: Miguel Ángel Espiño
Nationality: US American
Hometown: North Hollywood, California, USA
Height: 5′ 11″ / 180cm
Boxing Record: click
Trainer: John Bray
- Contestant on the NBC boxing reality television show The Contender.
- Started boxing in 1992 and belonged to the Long Beach Police Athletic League club.
- Won a gold medal at the 1996 US Junior Olympics championships at 139 lbs beating Keith Kemp and David Rodriguez.
- Won a silver medal at the 1997 US Junior championships at 147 lbs, losing to Sechew Powell.
- Competed at the 1997 National Golden Gloves at 147 lbs.
- Won a bronze medal at the 1998 United States championships at 147 lbs, losing to Larry Mosley.
- Won a gold medal at the 1998 US Junior championships at 147 lbs, beating Luis Collazo.
- Won a bronze medal at the 1998 Goodwill Games at 147 lbs.
- Quarter-finalist at the 1998 World Junior championships at 147 lbs.
- Competed at the 1999 Police Athletic league championships at 147 lbs, losing to James Parison.
- Competed at the 1999 US championships at 147 lbs.