Search for Vicente Escobedo
United States
Age: 22
Date of Birth: Nov. 6, 1981
Hometown: Woodland, Calif.
Current Residence: Woodland, Calif.
Sport: Boxing
Weight Class: Lightweight (132 pounds)
Height: 5-7
Weight: 132
Coach: Ricardo Carrillo
Club: Woodland Boxing Club
Previous Olympics: None
World Championships: 2003 - lost to Susnu Kocavas, Netherlands, second round.
National Championships: 2004 - 3rd, lost to Anthony Vasquez in semifinals; 2003 - 1st, dec. Weston Ferguson in final; 2002 - 3rd, lost to Lorenzo Reynolds in semifinals; 2001 - lost to Verquan Kimbrough in first round; 2000 - lost to Mario Hernandez in second round.
2004 Qualifying: Dec. Anthony Peterson in Olympic Box-offs; def. Felix Diaz, walkover, in America's Olympic Qualifier.
Other career highlights: 2002 - 1st, National PAL championships, dec. Mahlon Kerwick in final; 2000 - 1st, PAL championships, dec. Marshall Christmas in final.