Flint native Claressa Shields has been picked to represent America for the 2012 Olympic games! She is single handily showing that something positive can indeed come out of Flint!



Seventeen-year-old Claressa Shields is going to London.

On Friday morning, the local boxer found out that she has qualified for a spot on the first-ever women's boxing team at this year's summer Olympic Games.

She will represent Team USA with pride.