Belle Glade Sun

Belle Glade youth wins PAL boxing contest

BELLE GLADE — On June 2, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Police Athletic League brought youths to the Port St. Lucie PAL for boxing competition. Bershadd Maddie, 11 years old, won unanimously against Gaury Duran, 12 years old, in the 105 pound weight class.

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Bershadd is a sixth-grade student at Lakeshore Middle School in Belle Glade. Deputy Mike LeStrange, who coaches him, said:

“Bershadd is a good student and a great young man. We are proud of his strong work ethic and determination.”
For information about the PAL boxing program, call Sheriff’s Deputy Mike LeStrange at 561-996-1670.