More Videos

Milliseconds from a touchdown 0:18

Milliseconds from a touchdown

Ron Cherry, legendary ACC referee, looks back on his career 1:33

Ron Cherry, legendary ACC referee, looks back on his career

NC State's Chubb: 'As a team, we didn’t execute offense, defense' 1:39

NC State's Chubb: 'As a team, we didn’t execute offense, defense'

NC State's Doeren: 'You gotta make the plays when they are there' 3:44

NC State's Doeren: 'You gotta make the plays when they are there'

Television rivals broadcasts Christmas parade despite exclusive contract 1:53

Television rivals broadcasts Christmas parade despite exclusive contract

A 'hip-hop' academic?  '9th Wonder' (AKA Patrick Douthit) talks about being one 2:22

A "hip-hop" academic? "9th Wonder" (AKA Patrick Douthit) talks about being one

A shark and Kermit doing the limbo - some of the floats of the Raleigh Christmas Parade 0:43

A shark and Kermit doing the limbo - some of the floats of the Raleigh Christmas Parade

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC 1:09

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC

Coach Keatts: fast-paced-style, Braxton Beverly and free chicken 2:01

Coach Keatts: fast-paced-style, Braxton Beverly and free chicken

Krzyzewski explains Duke's sluggish performance against Southern University 2:41

Krzyzewski explains Duke's sluggish performance against Southern University

  • In the fight of his life

    A win in Carlos Olmeda’s third professional fight may not save him from deportation to Mexico. But boxing may have saved his life, no matter where he ends up living it.

A win in Carlos Olmeda’s third professional fight may not save him from deportation to Mexico. But boxing may have saved his life, no matter where he ends up living it. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
A win in Carlos Olmeda’s third professional fight may not save him from deportation to Mexico. But boxing may have saved his life, no matter where he ends up living it. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

With deportation looming, a Raleigh boxer finds himself in the fight of his life

October 18, 2017 09:31 AM

UPDATED October 19, 2017 03:14 PM

More Videos

Milliseconds from a touchdown 0:18

Milliseconds from a touchdown

Ron Cherry, legendary ACC referee, looks back on his career 1:33

Ron Cherry, legendary ACC referee, looks back on his career

NC State's Chubb: 'As a team, we didn’t execute offense, defense' 1:39

NC State's Chubb: 'As a team, we didn’t execute offense, defense'

NC State's Doeren: 'You gotta make the plays when they are there' 3:44

NC State's Doeren: 'You gotta make the plays when they are there'

Television rivals broadcasts Christmas parade despite exclusive contract 1:53

Television rivals broadcasts Christmas parade despite exclusive contract

A 'hip-hop' academic?  '9th Wonder' (AKA Patrick Douthit) talks about being one 2:22

A "hip-hop" academic? "9th Wonder" (AKA Patrick Douthit) talks about being one

A shark and Kermit doing the limbo - some of the floats of the Raleigh Christmas Parade 0:43

A shark and Kermit doing the limbo - some of the floats of the Raleigh Christmas Parade

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC 1:09

UNC recruit Jordyn Adams talks about his first football game in NC

Coach Keatts: fast-paced-style, Braxton Beverly and free chicken 2:01

Coach Keatts: fast-paced-style, Braxton Beverly and free chicken

Krzyzewski explains Duke's sluggish performance against Southern University 2:41

Krzyzewski explains Duke's sluggish performance against Southern University

  • Ron Cherry, legendary ACC referee, looks back on his career

    ACC referee Ron Cherry, who broke racial barriers and became a cult figure among fans, survived a life-threatening injury on the field last fall and is now retired.