Hedgemon Lewis

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Name: Hedgemon Lewis
Hometown: Detroit, Michigan, USA
Birthplace: Greensboro, Alabama, USA
Died: 2020-03-31 (Age:74)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 173cm
Promoter: Record
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

  • Managers: January Fighters Incorporated
  • Trainer: Eddie Futch

Amateur Career

  • Started boxing at age 12 at the Northern Recreation Center in Detroit, Michigan.
  • First amateur trainers were Albert Smith and Duke Ellis. He was later trained by Luther Burgess at the Brewster Recreation Center.
  • 1963 Detroit Diamond Belt Champion.
  • 1964 National Golden Gloves Lightweight Champion.
  • 1964 United States Olympic Trials semifinalist at light welterweight.
  • 1965 National AAU Welterweight Champion.
  • 1966 National Golden Gloves Welterweight Champion.

Professional Career