Austin Dwayne Trout (born September 18, 1985) is an American professional boxer who fights out of Las Cruces, NM.He graduated from Mayfield High School.
In 2004, Austin was awarded the U.S National Amateur Welterweight Champion title where he would finish his amateur career with a final record of 163–42–1.
After climbing up the ranks as an elite boxer, he became a mandatory challenger for the WBA World Boxing Championship belt. While waiting for his opportunity to fight for Miguel Cotto for the championship title, Austin ended up working with DeAngelo Singleton to help with early stages of PR. Eventually, Trout would fight for and win a World Boxing Title.