Local Pleasant View, TN resident, Lindsey Ellis, won her weight class at the Texas Women’s Championship a few weeks ago.
It is the biggest all-women, amateur boxing event in Texas. She is 16 years old and currently attends Cheatham County Central High School.
She is a former student of Daryll Tomlin and currently trains at Wildcat Boxing Academy in Franklin, Kentucky.
She has beaten the #2 ranked girl in the nation, as per USA Boxing, twice in the 145 lb. category. Lindsey has dropped weight to 140 lbs. and is scheduled to fight the #2 girl in that class next weekend.
She has her eyes set on regionals in December and National in January in hope of bringing a title back to Pleasant View.