"...It's either him, or me..."
By Airman 1st Class Taylor A. Workman, 9th Reconnaissance Wing Public Affairs
/ Published May 12, 2015
BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --
"Every time I go in the ring I still get nervous but once I get hit with the first punch, the nervousness disappears. It's either him or me.
I decided to start boxing as a self-defense. Ever since then I've fallen in love with the sport and I've been boxing for the Air Force for four years now. In 2012, I fought against Marine and Army boxers and won the Armed Forces Boxing Championship. It feels amazing to represent the Air Force doing what I love."
Senior Airman Kenneth De Jesus-Cruz, 9th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron cyber transport technician
Hometown: Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
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