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Tyrieshia Douglas ousts Christina Cruz

Updated: February 19, 2012, 12:38 AM ET
Associated Press

AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. -- Marlen Esparza, Queen Underwood and Claressa Shields won the first U.S. Olympic team trials for women's boxing on Saturday night, advancing to the world championships for a chance to fight at the London Games.

Esparza captured the flyweight title with a 32-17 victory over Tyrieshia Douglas, and Underwood beat Mikaela Mayer 22-19 to win the lightweight division. Shields, the 16-year-old sensation of the tournament, capped the weeklong event with a 23-18 victory over ...

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