Sometimes the waiting is the hardest part, especially for a kid.
With that said, the wait is over for10-year-old Zion Hensley who finally has an opponent and a fight time in her quest to bring home a national title to Youngstown as the Western Reserve Elementary student will face Guadalupe Ruiz of Garden Grove, California in 70 pound open action later today in Independence, Missouri at the National Silver Gloves Tournament which kicked off yesterday.
Hensley and Ruiz will face off in the 4th match in Ring #1 in the evening session, which starts at 7:00 PM EST.
The winner of Hensley-Ruiz will face the winner of Kayla Barnes versus Amia Hart.
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Stay tuned for more updates.