Kern County has a golden boy.
Neeco Macias, 27, a super welterweight USWBC Champion was recently signed by Golden Boy Promotions.
Macias is coached by his father and trainer Al Macias at a gym in Tehachapi, Calif. He has a record of 17 wins, zero losses and 10 knockouts.
His next big fight is scheduled for Nov. 8 against Jesus Soto Coras. You can watch the fight on ESPN.
You can follow his journey on Instagram, www.instagram.com/neeco_macias/