Almenares scores questionable standing-eight; earns tough win against Henry in NJ Golden Gloves tourney

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Daruma Almenares scored questionable first-round standing-eight en route to a tough win over Justin Henry in a battle of 165lb. novices during week seven of the New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament at Ike Williams Boxing Academy Saturday afternoon in Trenton, New Jersey. Almenares (Gladiator) scored the standing-eight in question less than ten seconds remaining in the opening round. Most of the opening stanza saw both boxers grab and clinch and…

April 14, 2015
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Late-bloomer Williams scores impressive New Jersey Golden Gloves win against Frain

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Joseph Williams might be a late bloomer to boxing, but he showed some nice skills en route to a 165lb. open-semi final win over Daniel Frain at the New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament at Ike Williams Boxing Academy in Trenton, New Jersey Saturday. Williams (Elite Heat) engaged from the opening bell and early on in the first round landed a couple of short rights that scored against…

April 14, 2015
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Southpaw Alkhazov gives Moore trouble; moves into semis of NJ Golden Gloves

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Anatoliy Alkhzov moved into the semis of the 152lb novice division in the New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament by using solid footwork late against Steven Moore in a slow-paced bout Saturday at Ike Williams Boxing Academy in Trenton, New Jersey. The opening round, was more of a feeling out process for both boxers, as Alkhazov tried to create distance with his right jab. There were several times in the…

April 14, 2015
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Dugan and DeJesus brilliant during Week 7 New Jersey Golden Gloves; Kelly and Collins shine

April 14, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Jamie Dejesus and Kyle Collins made statements, while stable mates Saleem Kelly and Garrett Dugan each earned impressive wins as week seven of the New Jersey Golden Gloves wrapped up Saturday from the Ike Williams Boxing Academy in Trenton, New Jersey. In a jam packed gym, amateur boxing fans were treated to 12 very entertaining and competitive bouts as the Garden State displayed some of the best young amateur boxers around….

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Flores earns “Outstanding Boxer of Night”; New Jersey Golden Gloves week 6 recap

April 8, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The New Jersey Golden Gloves continue to showcase some of the best young amateur talent that the Garden State has to offer, and week six was no different as the action heated up at the Globel Boxing Gym in North Bergen, New Jersey. Here are the results from a stacked card and event Saturday. The Award for “Outstanding Boxer of the Night” went to Edgar Flores…

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Week 6 of New Jersey Golden Gloves moves to North Bergen

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The New Jersey Golden Gloves will be back in action when week six fights take place Saturday at Global Boxing Gym in North Bergen, New Jersey. The tournament is heating up and after an exciting week five, the amateur boxing fans can expect more of the same over the weekend. First bout is slated for 7PM. The 141lbs. and 165lbs. novice and open divisions, respectively will…

April 3, 2015
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Week 5 of New Jersey Golden Gloves did not disappoint, Kelly takes home boxer of night

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Week five of the New Jersey Golden Gloves were some of the best boxing the famed amateur tournament has seen in years, and there were some upsets mixed in as well Saturday night at Saint Andrews School in Bayonne, New Jersey. Saleem Kelly (Middletown PAL) not only scored the TKO of the night, but he took home “Outstanding Boxer of the Night” award for his nasty…

March 30, 2015
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New Jersey Golden Gloves heating up; week 5 action on the docket

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The New Jersey Golden Gloves continue Saturday as week five of the tournament shifts places to Saint Andrews Elementary School in Bayonne, New Jersey. Boxers should get there early for weigh-ins, which begin at 4:30PM sharp. The action kicks off at 7PM and the card is loaded with talent from top to bottom. The 141lb class will highlight the action with some very competitive bouts. Here…

March 27, 2015
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Photo of the Day “Cover Up”

March 25, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Angel Garcia (Victory Boxing) simply dominates Lonterry Oblenis (Jersey City HH) en route to a second-round TKO in a 123lb open class bout during week three of the New Jersey Golden Gloves at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey and earning himself the Journeymen Boxing’s “Fighter of the Night”. Garcia’s (Victory Boxing) vicious second round standing-eight also garnered him the Casanova Boxing Gloves “Punch of the Night” award. For exclusive photos visit…

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Photo of the Day “Oh Snap”

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Yordy Deleon (Garden State BC) throws and connects with a nasty straight left hand against George Gethers (Jersey City HH) that snaps his head back, as he gets the win and advances in the New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament in a 141lb. class during week three action at Croydon Hall, in Middletown, New Jersey. For exclusive photos visit and subscribe to JMB’s exclusive photographer Shohreh Schaghaghi’s youtube page…

March 23, 2015
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