No rust, no worry; Witherspoon quickly dispatches Marrone after year layoff

August 10, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – South Jersey native and heavyweight contender Chazz Witherspoon wasted little time dispatching Mike Marrone Saturday night at the Grundy Arena, in Bristol PA, after Marrone’s corner threw in the towel after two rounds of their slated six-round main event. Witherspoon (35-3, 27KO’s), who was fighting for the first time in a year, torched the overmatched Marrone from the opening bell. Midway through the first stanza, Witherspoon landed…

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Witherspoon back in action; tangles with former world title challenger Mike Marrone

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Chazz “The Gentleman” Witherspoon will tangle with Mike Marrone Saturday, August 6th at the “Rumble at the Rink II” at the Grundy Arena in Bristol, Pennsylvania. Witherspoon (33-4, 26KO’s), a native of Paulsboro, New Jersey, has won four straight — all knockouts — since suffering a devastating 3rd TKO loss to Seth Mitchell for the vacant WBO NABO heavyweight title back in April of 2012. The fight was held at…

August 2, 2016
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Atlantic City’s Young rebounds with easy win; Witherspoon scores quick KO

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Anthony “Juice” Young rebounded nicely from the only loss of his career, dominating Puerto Rico’s Jonathan Garcia with a six-round unanimous decision Saturday night at The Playground in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Young (11-1, 5ko’s) looked sharp as he returned from a 10-month layoff to earn the win over an overmatched Garcia, who fell to 4-15. The bout was on the Chazz Witherspoon/Nick Guivas undercard and it…

August 17, 2015
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Witherspoon card set; Anthony “Juice” Young looking to rebound from first loss

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Heavyweight contender Chazz Witherspoon continues his comeback when he takes on Nick Guivas in a slated 10-round affair as the main event Saturday night at the Playground in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Witherspoon (33-3, 25ko’s) has won three straight — all by TKO – since losing to Seth Mitchell for the vacant WBO NABO title in 2014. Witherspoon has worked more on his jab in training, using it early…

August 13, 2015
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Witherspoon to face Brown in another tuneup; Rivera young boxer to watch

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Chazz Witherspoon looks to stay active and continue his climb back into the heavyweight ranks when he takes on tested veteran Galen Brown in a 10-round main event Saturday April 18th at the GPG Events Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Witherspoon (32-3, 24ko’s) will be making his third fight since stepping back into the ring after taking about two years off since suffering a devastating third-round…

April 9, 2015
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Blocker scores KO of the night; Witherspoon handles Phelps

BY: Richard Quiñones, Journeymen Boxing (Ringside Recap) In just his second fight back from his comeback, Chazz Witherspoon showed his power is still with him as he dropped Cory Phelps twice in round two en route to a quick second round TKO victory Saturday night in their scheduled 10-round main event at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Witherspoon (32-3, 24ko’s) came out strong in the opening round as he…

January 25, 2015
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Witherspoon makes quick work of Phelps; teen prospect Valliere wins again

BY: Richard Quiñones, Journeymen Boxing (Ringside Recap) In just his second fight back from his comeback, Chazz Witherspoon showed his power is still with him as he dropped Cory Phelps twice in round two before en route to a quick TKO win Saturday night at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Witherspoon (32-3, 24ko’s) came out strong in the opening round as he used his left jab to set the…

January 25, 2015
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Young prospects fill out Witherspoon card; Valliere one to watch

BY: Richard Quiñones, Journeymen Boxing (Boxing Preview) U.S. Heavyweight contender Chazz Witherspoon will headline his own card as the main event Saturday night at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey when he takes on Cory Phelps in a slated 10-round affair. But, it will be the rest of the card that will be center stage as young prospects and fighters will be stepping into the ring. Nick Valliere (3-0,…

January 24, 2015
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“Cut of the Day” Chazz Witherspoon on career; Deontay Wilder

Chazz Witherspoon makes no secret of his desire to get back into the mix in the heavyweight division. His second fight since his comeback will take place Saturday January 24th against Cory Phelps. After seeing Deontay Wilder win the WBC heavyweight title, Witherspoon is itching to get back into the fold and perhaps get one more shot at a title. Share

January 22, 2015
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Philly’s Yorgey off Saturday’s card; could not settle on opponent

U.S. middleweight contender Harry Joe Yorgey will have to wait a bit more to fight for the WBU Word Middleweight title, which was originally slated to take place January 24th, at the GPG Event Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Yorgey pulled himself off the card because he could not settle on an opponent in time. He was slated to take on Eric Mitchell for the same title in October in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, but that bout fell…

January 21, 2015
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