Young boxer finds second home in the ring
Steven De Los Santos, left, gets help putting on his gloves from Justin Becerra. The two, from the Maranatha Boxing Club in Gering, Neb., are among many young boxers participating Saturday in Battle in the Panhandle II, an amateur boxing event being held in Terrytown, Neb., west of Scottsbluff.
Posted: Friday, January 24, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 11:05 am, Tue Mar 25, 2014.
GERING, Neb. — Steven De Los Santos has finally found a home and a sport in which he excels.
For much of his young life, he was in and out of foster homes. Eventually he was adopted by his foster parents Eliseo and Ann De Los Santos. Once he had a family, he wanted to excel at a sport.
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Friday, January 24, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 11:05 am.