Virgil Ortiz was born in 1969 at Cochiti Pueblo in New Mexico and was the youngest of six children. 73.2k Followers, 654 Following, 420 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Vergil Ortiz Jr. (@vergilortiz) A post shared by Vergil Ortiz Jr. (@vergilortiz) on May 29, 2020 at 12:19pm PDT The photo and comment aren’t meant to be a “call out,” really, just Ortiz (15-0, … He holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

BoxRec.com uses cookies to make the site simpler. As an amateur, he was a seven-time national champion and was the winner at the 2013 Junior Olympics. Under Golden Boy Promotions, Vergil has a professional record of 15-0 by way of knockout in each of those matches. 2012 U.S. National Silver Gloves Championships (12-13), 90 pounds, 1st Place Name: Vergil Ortiz Jr Born: 1998-03-25 Hometown: Dallas, Texas, USA Birthplace: USA Stance: Orthodox Height: 178cm Reach: 178cm Pro Boxer: Record Amateur Boxer: Record Trainer: Vergil Ortiz Sr. Vergil Ortiz Jr. was born on March 25, 1998, in Dallas, Texas, the United States to American parents. He is of the Herrera family of Pueblo potters in New Mexico, who's work is often found in art collections and in art museums. He holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. Find out more about cookies Vergil Ortiz vs Roberto Ortiz #CaneloGGG2 by Golden Boy Boxing.

14:33. Golden Boy Flashback: Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs Jesus Alvarez (FULL FIGHT) by Golden Boy Boxing.

Vergil Ortiz Jr. of Grand Prairie, Texas is a seven-time national champion, winner of the 2013 Junior Olympics with a record of 140-20. [1] He was named 2019 The Ring magazine Prospect of the Year .

Vergil Ortiz Jr. (born March 25, 1998) is an American professional boxer. Virgil's mother is noted potter Seferina Ortiz (1931-2007) and grandson of Cochiti potter, Laurencita Herrera (1912–1984). 10:15. Promoter: Oscar De La Hoya (Golden Boy Promotions) Amateur Highlights.