Nico Hernandez advances to Olympic Boxing semifinals

Wichita's Nico Hernandez is two wins away from an Olympic Gold Medal after defeating Carlos Quipo Pilataxi 3-0 in the quarterfinal round of the Rio Olympics.

The 20-year-old Hernandez is a Wichita North alum.

He will fight Hasanboy Dusmatov from Uzbekistan on Friday, Aug. 12th at 10:15 AM.