Alexis Rocha

USA Boxing

Weight class: Light middleweight/154lbs/70kg
Current city: Santa Ana, California
Birthdate: July 7, 1997
Height: 5’9’’
Coach: Hector Lopez
Gym: TKO Boxing Club
Occupation: Student
School: Segerstrom High School
Began boxing: Alexis started boxing because he was following in his brothers’ footsteps  
Most memorable career achievements: Winning gold at the 2012 Junior Olympics and silver at the 2012 Velez Cup in Russia
Biggest inspiration: His mother because her struggles have caused Alexis to push himself harder
Greatest asset in the ring: Determination  
Alexis is motivated the most by: His two older brothers and coach
Favorite boxer: Andre Ward because of his style and mental attitude for success
Biggest goal in boxing: To win a gold medal in the 2016 Summer Olympics  
Biggest goal outside of boxing: To graduate from high school and go to college  
Favorite part of the Olympic Training Center: All of the athletes are focused and are training towards the same goal – to win gold in the Olympics  
2013 JUNIOR WORLD TEAM OPEN CHAMPION
2012 JUNIOR OLYMPIC NATIONAL CHAMPION