Name: Sammy DiPace
Hometown: Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA
Height: 5′ 5″ / 165cm
Reach: 68″ / 173cm
Boxing Record: click
Sammy Dipace garnered fourteen national amateur titles with a record of 226-10. DiPace was trained as an amateur by his father Sam DiPace at the Las Cruces PAL Boxing Center, also known as the Sammy Burke Youth Center.
Some additional amateur details: 3rd 2002 US National Silver Gloves (NSG) (12-13 age group) at 65lbs. Won a gold medal at the 2003 NSG (12-13 age group) at 75lbs. Won a gold medal at 2004 National Police Athletic League (PAL) championships (13-14 age group) at 101lbs. Third 2005 US National Junior Olympics (NJO) at 106lbs. Competed for USA at 2005 World Cadet Championships at 50kg. Competed at the 2006 Aliyev Cup at 52kg. Won a gold medal at the 2006 US NJO at 52kg. Quarter finalist at the 2006 World Cadet championships at 52kg. Won gold medal at the 2006 National PAL (15-16 age group) at 119lbs. Competed at the Olympic Trials for the 2008 Olympics at 54kg, being eliminated due to injury.