USA vs. Japan at the Beat the Streets LA 4th Annual Benefit

Posted: October 23, 2017

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At Los Angeles, October 29
Event Schedule
3 p.m. – Japan vs. United States at Japanese American Cultural & Community Center
5:30 p.m. – Benefit celebration at Japanese American National Museum
United States Roster
50 kg/110 lbs. – Victoria Anthony, Tempe, Ariz. (Sunkist Kids)
53 kg/116 lbs. – Sarah Hildebrandt, Colorado Springs, Colo. (New York AC)
55 kg/121 lbs. – Gracie Figueroa, Selma, Calif. (Titan Mercury WC)
57 kg/125 lbs. – Kayla Miracle, Campbellsville, Ky. (Sunkist Kids)
59 kg/130 lbs. – Alli Ragan, Iowa City, Iowa (Sunkist Kids/Hawkeye WC)
62 kg/136 lbs. – Mallory Velte, Sacramento, Calif. (Titan Mercury WC)
65 kg/143 lbs. – Maya Nelson, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids)
68 kg/150 lbs. – Tamyra Mensah, Katy, Texas (Titan Mercury WC)
72 kg/158 lbs. – Adeline Gray, Colorado Springs, Colo. (New York AC)
76 kg/167 lbs. – Victoria Francis, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Titan Mercury WC)
Japan Roster
50 kg/110 lbs. – Kika Kagata
53 kg/116 lbs. – Yuri Yonamine
55 kg/121 lbs. – Andoria Hanako Sawa
57 kg/125 lbs. – Yoshimi Kayama
59 kg/130 lbs. – Kiwa Sakae
62 kg/136 lbs. – Atena Kodama
65 kg/143 lbs. – Miwa Morikawa
68 kg/150 lbs. – Mai Hayakawa
72 kg/158 lbs. – Mei Shindo
76 kg/167 lbs. – Rino Abo
Team Leader and Head Coach – Toshihiro Naritomi
Assistant Coach – Kazuhide Tomida
Assistant Coach – Yayoi Odagaki
About Beat the Streets Los Angeles
Beat the Streets Los Angeles (BTSLA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that cultivates sports-based youth development in underserved neighborhoods throughout the greater Los Angeles area. The only organization in Los Angeles of its kind, Beat the Streets’ mission is to empower and transform the lives of youth through the sport of wrestling.
About USA Wrestling
USA Wrestling is the National Governing Body for the Sport of Wrestling in the United States and, as such, is its representative to the United States Olympic Committee and United World Wrestling, the international wrestling federation. Simply, USA Wrestling is the central organization that coordinates amateur wrestling programs in the nation and works to create interest and participation in these programs. It has over 220,000 members across the nation, boys and girls, men and women of all ages, representing all levels of the sport. Its president is Bruce Baumgartner, and its Executive Director is Rich Bender. More information can be found at