Lowell Sun Charities novice semi-finals are set

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The novice semi-finals of the 71st annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championships are set for Thursday, February 16th, at the historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium. Proceeds from this fantastic tourney will go towards sending the New England Golden Gloves champions to the National Golden Gloves Championship (2017 in Lafayette, Louisiana), in addition to supporting local athletes and area gyms, the Boys & Girls Club, soup kitchens,…

February 14, 2017
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New Jersey Golden Gloves opening weekend set for February 18

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 2017 New Jersey Golden Gloves are slated to kick off Saturday, February 18th, at Linden High School in Linden, New Jersey. Weigh-in’s will be at 5PM. Once again New Jersey will showcase some of the best and brightest young amateur boxers around. As always an important note when it comes to amateur boxing cards, and that is bout sheets are always subject to change. First…

February 9, 2017
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Prelims of Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves in the books; Quarterfinals up next

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The preliminary round of the 71st annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship concluded Friday night with 11 exciting and entertaining Central New England (Greater Lowell) men’s novice matches at historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium. The quarterfinals will be held next Thursday night (Jan. 26) at Lowell Memorial Auditorium with men’s and women’s novice and open class matches. “We had our second straight awesome show,” New England Golden…

January 22, 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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Washington Region Golden Gloves results; VA/NC dominate

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The Open Division of the Regional Golden Gloves Championships saw the Virginia-North Carolina team dominate the squad from DC/Maryland/Delaware as they captured five of the seven bouts Saturday at the Rosecroft Raceway in Fort Washington, MD. Jalonte Cole (Burke, VA) upset World Series of Boxing participant Tyrek Irby (Oxon Hill, MD) to claim the 141lb. division, while Troy Isely (Alexandria, VA) knocked off two-time regional Golden…

May 2, 2016
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New Jersey Golden Gloves tourney in full action, 4 weeks in the books

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The action is heating up at the New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament as the first four weeks were not only entertaining but compelling. Week four action wrapped up Saturday at the Brick Memorial High School, in Brick, New Jersey. John Leonardo (Gleasons Gym) defeated Omar Coubati (True Warrior) to kick things off in the 123lb. novice division, while Yohenry Rosario (Jersey Boys Boxing) and Frankie Diaz…

March 28, 2016
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Finals for Washington Golden Gloves set; Rosecroft Raceway to host bouts

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The Finals of the Washington Golden Gloves are set for Saturday April 2nd at the Rosecroft Raceway in Fort Washington, Maryland. For the very first time, boxers from the state of Delaware will be able to compete in the finals. All winnners will advance to the regional finals, which are to be held Saturday, April 30th. Here is the slated schedule for Saturday. Novice Division: 123…

March 28, 2016
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Rodriguez shines at 123lbs; advances to semi’s of NY Golden Gloves

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) –Efrain Rodriguez scored a brilliant TKO win over Jaison Thompson Friday night at the Monsignor David Cassato and St. Athanasius Church in Brooklyn to advance to the semifinals of the New York Daily News Golden Gloves tournament. Rodriguez (Atlas Cops N’ Kids) has quickly made a name for himself in the 123lb-pound novice division, and Friday night was no exemption as he delivered the Empire Casino Punch of the…

March 23, 2016
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2nd semi-finals of Washington Golden Gloves in the books

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The Washington Golden Gloves saw some incredible action, including entertaining bouts in the open division, as the second and final semifinals proved to be well worth the weight over the weekend. The 141lbs semifinal was an outstanding bout as Tyrek Irby (Headbangers) defeated Brian Avelar (Sugar Ray Leonard) after Irby took control of the final moments in the third round. Tavon Body, who is an outstanding…

March 23, 2016
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Week 2 of NJ Golden Gloves set; scene shifts to Linden, NJ

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Week 2 of the New Jersey Golden Gloves kicks off Saturday, March 12th at the Linden High School in Linden, New Jersey. There is only one female bout which will be contested at 125lb in the sub-novice division where Sara Floyd (Ike & Randy) will take on Andrea Espinosa (Dover BC). Here is the rest of the slated action. In 141lb sub-noice action, Michael Cotantino (Title…

March 11, 2016
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