National Amateur Light Welterweight Champions

Below is a list of National Amateur Boxing Welterweight Champions, also known as United States Amateur Champions, along with the state or region which they represented:

*1952 - Isaac Vaughn, Cleveland, OH
*1953 - J. Curet Alvarez, Puerto Rico
*1954 - Bobby Shell, New York, NY
*1955 - Robert Cofer, Philadelphia, PA
*1956 - Tommy Thomas, Portland, OR
*1957 - Vince Shomo, New York, NY
*1958 - Vince Shomo, New York, NY
*1959 - Brian O'Shea, Chicago, IL
*1960 - Vince Shomo, New York, NY
*1961 - J. Caldwell, Shawano, WI
*1962 - Jackie Range, Nashville, TN
*1963 - Harold Finley, South Africa
*1964 - Freddie Ward, Portland, OR
*1965 - Ray Garay, Houston, TX
*1966 - James Wallington, US Army
*1967 - James Wallington, US Army
*1968 - Joe Louis Valdez, Houston, TX
*1969 - Rudy Bolds, Pittsburgh, PA
*1970 - Quincy Daniel, US Navy
*1971 - Ray Seales, Tacoma, WA
*1972 - Carlos Palomino, Westminster, CA
*1973 - Randy Shields, Los Angeles, CA
*1974 - Ray Leonard, Palmer Park, MD
*1975 - Ray Leonard, Palmer Park, MD
*1976 - Milton Seward, Columbus, OH
*1977 - Thomas Hearns, Detroit, MI
*1978 - Donald Curry, Fort Worth, TX
*1979 - Lemuel Steeples, St. Louis, MO
*1980 - Johnny Bumphus, Nashville, TN
*1981 - James Mitchell, US Army
*1982 - Henry Hughes, Cleveland, OH
*1983 - Henry Hughes, Cleveland, OH
*1984 - Elvis Yero, Miami Beach, FL
*1985 - Nick Kakouris, St. Louis, MO
*1986 - Nick Kakouris, St. Louis, MO
*1987 - Nick Kakouris, St. Louis, MO
*1988 - Todd Foster, Great Falls, MT
*1989 - Ray Lovato, Sacramento, CA
*1990 - Stevie Johnston, Denver, CO
*1991 - Vernon Forrest, Augusta, GA
*1992 - Shane Mosley, Pomona, CA
*1993 - Lupe Sauzo, Tucson, AZ
*1994 - Fareed Samad, Fort Bragg, NC
*1995 - Arturo Ramos, San Antonio, TX
*1996 - Hector Camacho, Jr., Orlando, FL
*1997 - Keith Kemp, Cincinnati, OH
*1999 - Ricardo Williams, Jr., Cincinnati, OH
*1999 - Ricardo Williams, Jr., Cincinnati, OH
*2000 - Anthony Thompson, Philadelphia, PA
*2001 - Osvaldo Del Hoyo Jr., Lawrence, MA
*2002 - Rock Allen, Philadelphia, PA
*2003 - Lamont Peterson, Washington, DC
*2004 - Devon Alexander, St. Louis, MO
*2005 - Karl Dargan, Philadelphia, PA
*2006 - Karl Dargan, Philadelphia, PA
*2007 - Javier Molina, Commerce, CA


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