Super middleweight boxer who won his first 15 fights, 10 by way of knockout.
He was a middleweight Golden Gloves champion in 2004.
With a record of 56-7, he became the top ranked amateur middleweight in the United States.
He has two daughters, Seneca and Ayanha, with wife Janelle Gonzales.
He and Andre Ward both became standouts in the super middleweight class.