Washington Golden Gloves updates; semifinals set

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The Washington Golden Gloves continued on Saturday at the Sugar Ray Leonard Community Center in Palmer Park, Maryland. There was a ton of action and after the day’s bouts, the semifinals have been set for next weekend. The results are as followed the Junior Division: 12-13, 80 Pounds (Championship) went to Jahmal Harvey (Oxon Hill), who defeated Teon Jackson (Lyfestyle). The 13-year-old, 112 Pounds (Championship): Dennis Zeiglar…

March 8, 2016
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Gleason’s Gym product James uses jab and smarts; advances in NY Golden Gloves tourney

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Iman James not only used her smarts, but her jab was the difference as she won her 119-pound affair Wednesday night to advance in the New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament at the Harlem Pal. On a night where the message was to end gun violence, James (Gleason’s Gym) outclassed a game Tifanny Hardy (Gold Folks) in front of a spirited crowd that chanted “Fist,…

March 5, 2016
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New Jersey Golden Gloves kicks off; Toms River site of Week 1 action

March 4, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 2016 New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament kicks off Saturday, March 4th, at Toms River South High School will a full slate of action on the card. There are several returning champions, but this year’s tournament will not include amateur standout and Newark native Shakur Stevenson, who recently qualified for the 2016 U.S Olympic Boxing team. Amateur veteran standout Leroy Davila, who won the 108lb championship last…

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Figueroa captures light heavyweight title at Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Team New England saw two of its best boxers in light heavyweight Elvis Figueroa and light welterweight Jaime Ortiz Rodriguez capture titles at the 70th annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championships Thursday night at historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium. Figueroa and Rodriguez are considered two of the top-ranked boxers in the country and they both dominated their respected bouts en route to helping Team New England…

February 26, 2016
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Cunningham defeats Gifford in 201-pound novice action; moves on in NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Gleason’s Gym product Chris Cunningham earned a solid but tough win over Christopher Gifford in a feisty 201-pound novice affair to advance in the New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament Wednesday night at St. Bernard’s Church in Brooklyn, NY. The bout was the first among the big boys during this year’s tournament and Cunningham came out firing from the start, throwing a bunch of…

February 25, 2016
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San Antonio Regional Golden Gloves Wednesday results; Martinez and Robles advance

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The San Antonio Regional Golden Gloves continued Wednesday night and several boxers with no ties to gyms scored impressive wins as the was entertaining at the Woodlawn Gym in San Antonio, Texas. In the 114 novice flyweight division’s lone bout of the night, Ruben Martinez (CAST) defeated Leonardo Delarcruz (LUNA), while Jovan Robles (UNA) and Michael Hernandez (CBGC) both won their 123lb novice bantamweight bouts. There…

February 25, 2016
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San Antonio Regional Golden Gloves Tuesday results; Espronceda scores lone TKO

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The San Antonio Regional Golden Gloves continued on Tuesday night and the action was competitive and entertaining at the Woodlawn Gym in San Antonio, Texas. Here are the results of the night’s pairing bouts. There were four bouts in the novice light weight class (132lbs.) Hector Ortiz (TNT Boxing) defeated James Bickham (Randazzo Brothers Boxing Club), while Daniel Darnier (Unattached) beat Matthews Garcia (Alamo City…

February 24, 2016
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Ceballo continues to shine, moves on in NY Golden Gloves

February 23, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Reigning 152-pound open champion Brian Ceballo, enjoyed fighting in his home gym, as he defeated Christopher Sanders Thursday night at the iconic New York Athletic Club as the New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament continued. Ceballo (NYAC) dominated Sanders, as he picked him apart from the opening bells as he applied pressure throughout the bout before ending it with a nasty TKO in the…

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Tourney dates for Pennsylvania Golden Gloves set

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The updated tournament dates for the Pennsylvania Golden Gloves are set and the Central District will see action on Saturday, March 5th, at the Lancaster Catholic High School in Lancaster, PA. On March 9th, The Mall at Steamtown, 300 Lackawanna Ave, Scranton, PA will host and event, while on April 2nd – The Armory, 51 W Clearview Rd. Hanover, PA. will be another site for action….

February 23, 2016
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San Antonio Regional Golden Gloves schedule set

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The San Antonio Regional Golden Gloves schedule is set, with the tournament kicking off with preliminary competition, Monday, February 22nd at Woodlawn Gym in San Antonio, Texas. The venue will host action up until the Thursday the February the 25th. The Novice championships will take place Friday, February 26th at the same venue, while the Senior Division will hold it’s championships Saturday, February 27th at…

February 22, 2016
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