Wilkins aiming for Golden Gloves after last year’s setback

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) In 2014, James Wilkin’s lost a very tough fight against eventual 123-pound champion Michael Stoute at the 87th annual New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament, but Thursday night he reminded everyone why he is a force to be reckoned with. Almost 10-pounds heavier, Wilkins blew past Joshua Allen (Vets Memorial BC) courtesy of a second-round TKO at Petrides High School in Staten Island and he…

February 13, 2015
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Ceballo brilliant in NY Golden Gloves debut

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) It is only a matter of time before people see Brian Ceballo lace up his gloves as a pro, so you should enjoy him now as he scored an impressive win in his 2015 New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament Wednesday night. The three-time Golden Gloves champion simply dominated fellow 152-pounder Jose Davila (El Maestro BC) at the New York Athletic Club in Central Park…

February 12, 2015
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Marquez Rhodes looking towards 2020 Olympics

February 9, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Marquez Rhodes is only 15 years-old, but already has his sights on the 2020 Olympics. The young amateur boxer has a very impressive background. He fights at 119lbs and sports a 20-7 amateur record and has won the Junior Olympics three times in a row. “I am looking at 2020 right now and then hopefully turn pro after that,” said Rhodes. He trains out at Atlantic Veterans…

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Third week of famed NY Golden Gloves is upon us

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Tuesday the NY Daily News Golden Gloves gets underway for the third week and it is really Wednesday that many people will be keeping an eye out for the promising stars of tomorrow. That is when the 152-pound and 123-pound open classes headline a private event at the NY Athletic Club. The competition has been stepping up over the last several years and many believe there…

February 9, 2015
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Amateur action returns Friday in South Jersey

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) New Jersey and Philadelphia’s top amateurs will return to the UFC Gym in Cherry Hill, New Jersey for the King of Hill Tournament. The same venue host a very competitive and spirited event last October. The event will kick off at 5PM and run to about 12 midnight. Typically there are 12-15 bouts and many of the young boxers come from over the bridge from Philadelphia…

February 6, 2015
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2015 Tri-State Regional Golden Gloves kick off Friday

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The 2015 Tri-State Regional Golden Gloves kick off Friday at Ashland National Guard Armory in Ashland, Kentucky. There are several locations for this year’s tournament. Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia Regional are all part of the Tri-State tournament. Tournament starts at 7AM Friday and will run until Sunday. Sunday’s action begins at 12PM.     Share

February 6, 2015
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Second week of NY Golden Gloves in action

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The second week of the New York Daily News famed Golden Gloves tournament continues after a busy Tuesday. The action Wednesday night will be at Atlas NYC Cops & Kids Boxing Club. They also continue Thursday and JMB will have results as they happen. Friday the action will be at the historic Gleason’s Athletic Club in Brooklyn, New York.   Share

February 4, 2015
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East Texas Golden Gloves set to go

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The East Texas Golden Gloves will be hosting it’s 75th Annual Regional Boxing tournament February 12th-14th at the Civic Center in Carthage. The bouts will include boxers from the ages of eight to 34 and the winners in the 18 and up open boxers will advance to the state finals in Ft. Worth, Texas. Bouts begin at 7:30 and the doors will open at 6PM.  …

February 4, 2015
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“Video of the Day” 13-year-old Angelita Rodriguez putting in some work

  BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Journeymen Boxing catches up with 13-year-old Angelita Rodriguez from Tri-City Boxing Gym in Bridgeton, New Jersey. Part 2 of her training. Raw footage. Filmed January 13th, 2015 at Tri-City Boxing Gym in Bridgeton, New Jersey. Angelita talks about her love for boxing and how it keeps her out of trouble. She is a very charming young lady as you will see. This gym like so…

February 2, 2015
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2015 Eastern PA Silver Gloves Champions

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Here are you list of winners, who competed in the 2015 Eastern PA Silver Gloves Championships. 2015 Eastern PA Silver Gloves Champions Eastern PA Silver Gloves Champions 8-9 Year old 50 lbs     Carlos Ortiz Jr. 60 lbs     Juan Rivera V 65 lbs     Jayron Adorno 70 lbs     Tyreem Haywood 75 lbs     Jamir Robertson 80 lbs     Elvis Berrocal 85 lbs     Bryan Ayala 10-11 Year old 60 lbs…

February 2, 2015
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