Abernathy wins gold medal at boxing event


MARIETTA, Ga. — Sarah Abernathy won the gold medal in the 154-pound division during a boxing event Sunday.

The 15-year-old Abernathy, representing Crossroads Boxing Gym in Gadsden, won the gold medal bout with a TKO 40 seconds into the first round.

Abernathy will participate in the Ringside World Championship in Independence, Kansas, next week.