Mamou native Brandon Arvie will box at the Golden Gloves National Tournament of Champions in Lafayette, earning his spot on amateur boxing's biggest stage.

He joined the ESPN1420 airwaves to share his life story, how he got into boxing and so much more.

Arvie was joined by his trainer, local boxing legend and former Golden Gloves champion Beau Williford.

The National Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions is set for the week of May 1st – 6th in Lafayette at the Cajundome Convention Center, with the finals on May 6th taking place at the Cajundome.

For more info on the schedule and how to buy tickets, click here.