Paz gets hard fought win over Rodgers; advances in NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Marcos Paz scored a hard-fought win over his good friend Noah Rodgers Friday night as the New York Golden Gloves tournament continued from St. Patrick’s Church in Bay Ridge. Paz (Freeport Pal) kept Rodgers guessing all night with clean jabs while being able to connect with counter shots en route to the 3-0 win over his friend Rodgers (Westbury BC). “Me and Noah are really good…

February 13, 2016
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Gjini outworks Parker in NY Golden Gloves bout of night; scene shifts to Yonkers PAL

February 11, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The famed Daily News New York Golden Gloves tournament resumed Wednesday night and the evening saw a spirited back-and-forth 132-pound novice affair between John Gjini against Willie Parker at the Sotomayor Houses Center in the Bronx. Gjini, who fights out of John’s Gym, showed tremendous pop as well as slick hands en route to a 3-0 win over the New Breed BC product. The 17-year-old Gjini,…

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Lowell Sun Charities novice semifinals set

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 70th annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves semifinals will take place Thursday, February 11th, 2016 at the historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium. There are also three remaining Central England (Greater Lowell) open class final bouts are slated to be on tap. Proceeds from the Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship go towards sending the New England Golden Gloves champions to the National Golden Gloves Championship (2016…

February 9, 2016
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NY Daily News Golden Gloves back in action

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The famed New York Daily News Golden Gloves will continue Monday night as the action looks to heat up and match the intensity from week one. Andrew Henriquez used his jab brilliantly en route to a win against Kareem Tunstall as the second week of the Daily News Golden Gloves tournament kicked off Thursday night at St. Andrew Avellino Church in Flushing, New York. JMB will…

February 8, 2016
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Henriquez’ jab proves to be difference in win; advances at NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Andrew Henriquez used his jab brilliantly en route to a win against Kareem Tunstall as the second week of the Daily News Golden Gloves tournament kicked off Thursday night at St. Andrew Avellino Church in Flushing, New York. The John’s Gym product and 178-pound novice used his jab from the start of the bout, while showing off his counter-punching skills against Tunstall, who fights out of…

February 5, 2016
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Welch’s Gym turns out several winners at Lowell Sun Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The championship final round of the 70th annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship saw Peter Welch’s Gym in South Boston dominate the action at the historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium Thursday night. Welterweight Jennifer Perella and Brookline light welterweight Abraham Nova (Novice) scored impressive wins, while Dorchester lightweight Jonathen DePina and middleweight Brian Lawrence gutted out victories for the famed Welch’s gym. Claire Duffy, a light welterweight…

February 5, 2016
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Timberlake scores impressive win in NY Golden Gloves; Lindo advances

February 2, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – As week one of the New York Daily News Golden Gloves came to a close, Christopher Timberlake a local favorite brought the house down at the Freeport Boxing Club Friday night with a thrilling win of a very game and tough Jerry Rodriguez. There were 12 bouts that highlighted the action in the 152-pound novice division, with Timberlake seizing control of a spirited contest against Rodriguez (Green…

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Stevenson to represent USA; talented boxer on the way to Rio

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Shakur Stevenson won all four of his in the trials and will now be representing the U.S. in the 2016 Olympic Games during the summer in Brazil. The talented and well-rounded 18-year-old boxer from New Jersey, put on a clinic as he was nearly flawless throughout the tournament. He defeated Mikhail Montgomery, Ruben Villa, Efren Lopez, and Ruben Villa and is now poised to be the…

January 31, 2016
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Bauza defeated Pizarro to claim 141lb to claim Youth Open and Junior Title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – John Bauza scored an impressive win over Branden Pizarro to capture the 2016 Junior Open and Youth National Championship in the 141lb-pound division at the Grand Sierra Resort Summit Pavilion in Reno, NV. There were 34 boxers in four different divisions that claimed national championships in the first event of the year for USA Boxing. A Ringside BC gym product from North Bergen, NJ, Bauza scored…

January 30, 2016
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80th Annual Dallas Golden Gloves takes center stage

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 80th Annual Dallas Golden Gloves will take center stage on Monday when the first day of the action kicks off at the Hella Shrine Temple in Garland, Texas. A staggering 35 bouts are slated for Monday evening with the junior novice (11 & 12-year-olds) and the junior open (11 & 12-year-olds) taking center stage. The junior novice bouts will be three 45 seconds rounds,…

January 25, 2016
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