Camden’s Sosa to take on Lomanchenko in April

February 2, 2017

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Camden, New Jersey’s Jason Sosa will step up in class for the biggest bout of his career when he squares off against junior lightweight world titleholder Vasyl Lomachenko, April 8th at the new MGM National Harbor in Oxen Hill, Maryland according to Top Rank’s Bob Arum. The 28-year-old Sosa, has solid power and reeled off 13 straight knockouts before he fought to a majority 10-draw with…

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Mussachio loses to Mitchell; announces retirement after bout

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Chuckie “The Professor” Musscachio announced his retirement from boxing, following his action-packed six-round majority decision loss to Michael Mitchell Saturday night at the Claridge Hotel & Casino. Musscachio (19-4-2, 5KO’s) held his own against the gritty Mitchell over six rounds, but Mitchell was able to out work him from the third round on. All three judges scored the bout different ways, as one had it a…

January 30, 2017
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LaManna eyeing up possible rematch against Harrison “I felt I got robbed, I felt I beat him the last time”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will look to rebound from his latest loss, when he squares off against Eduardo Flores in an eight-round junior middleweight bout Saturday night, January 28th at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The bout will headline a solid local card promoted by Rising Promotions. CEO of Rising Promotions Debra LaManna is excited about another local card in Atlantic City. “We are starting 2017…

January 22, 2017
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NJ’s Young earns controversial win; Davila scores impressive TKO

  Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – New Jersey’s Anthony “Juice” Young scored a controversial win over James Robinson, Friday night, at Bally’s Atlantic City on the undercard of the Adam Lopez-Daniel Roman WBA super bantamweight title elimination bout, while bantamweight Leroy Davila scored an impressive third round TKO against Anthony Taylor. Young (15-2, 6KO’s) was cruising the whole night before he got to relaxed and comfortable in the sixth and final round….

January 21, 2017
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Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves set for Friday

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 71st annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship are slated to begin Friday, January 13th, with the preliminary-round action, at the historic Lowell Memorial. In 2016, Peter Welch’s Gym out of South Boston was simply dominate as they captured seven individual titles, while Lowell West End Gym and Grealish Boxing followed suite. Much fanfare has been centered around Brandon Higgins, who hails from North Chelmsford…

January 10, 2017
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Undefeated Gonzalez to battle Teah in Chester, PA

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – In what should be an entertaining affair, Samuel Teah will take on undefeated David Gonzalez in slated a eight-round welterweight main event affair, Friday November 11th, at Harrash’s Chester, in Chester, PA. Teah (8-1-1, 2ko’s) has won four of win, and is coming off an impressive win over Samuel Amoako back in June. The 29-year-old native of Philadelphia, turned pro in 2013 and won four in a…

November 3, 2016
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Garcia vs Brunson highlight South Philly card; Farmer back in action in stay busy bout

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Vineland’s Ismael Garcia will put his undefeated record on the line when he tangles against Tyron Brunson in a slated eight-round middleweight affair Friday October 14th at the 2300 Arena in South Philly. The 29-year-old Garcia (10-0, 4KO’s) has reeled off 10 straight wins to start his career, but has had stretches of inactivity over the last several years. He turned pro in 2010 and after…

October 10, 2016
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Harrison outworks LaManna late, earns vacant USBA welterweight title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Dusty Hernandez-Harrison overcame a sluggish start and was able to outwork Thomas LaManna late, en route to an unanimous 10-round decision to claim the vacant USBA welterweight title Thursday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, PA. Harrison (30-0-1, 16KO’s) was slow getting out of the gate, as LaManna was able to use his jab to take the first round. The contest was back and…

September 19, 2016
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LaManna looking to seize opportunity against Harrison; vacant USBA welterweight title on the line

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – South Jersey native Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna is looking to score the biggest win of his career when he tangles against D.C. native Dusty Hernandez-Harrison in a 10-round bout that will decide the vacant USBA welterweight title Thursday night at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia, PA. In his last bout, LaManna (21-1, 9ko’s) wasted little time dispatching Mexican Engelberto Valenzuela during their six-round junior middleweight clash back…

September 12, 2016
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Kauffman earns second round TKO, when Gormley can’t continue

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Heavyweight contender Travis Kauffman earned a quick win Friday night when his opponent Josh Gormley injured his left shoulder in the second round of their 10-round contest at the Santander Arena in Reading, PA. Kauffman (31-1, 23ko’s) was being tested early on as Gormley came into the bout in good shape. He was able to use his jab with ease and showed promise with solid head…

September 12, 2016
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