Update: Emily Klinefelter
Boxer Emily Klinefelter who suffered a burst blood vessel in her brain during her recent bout with Christina Ruiz has been released from the hospital. The 26 year old fighter had undergone surgery to repair the damage following the February 5th fight.
Emily will continue to recuperate at home and is expected to make a full recovery. As quoted in the Daily Iowan, her mother Cynthia Parsons sent an email noting, “She is well on her way to a full recovery, and she wishes to thank everyone for the tremendous outpouring of support, care, and concern throughout this difficult situation.” Click here and here for more details.