The Dallas Police Athletic League competed in the 6th Annual Battle in Big D boxing tournament. The Dallas Police Athletic League had over 40 boxers from the program demonstrating their skills in the tournament, with many going on to win their fights!
The tournament was held at Centennial Hall at Fair Park located at 1001 Washington Street. Over 600 fighters came from as far as Hawaii to compete in the Annual Battle in Big D tournament!
Some top professional athletes such as Showtime Shawn Porter even stopped by to show support for the program and its young boxers. With over 1000 attendees a lot the fights were standing room only.
The tournament was hosted by Dallas Pal, City of Dallas Parks and Recreation, and Dallas Police Youth Foundation. A big thank you to all the volunteers who helped make this event a big success!