Atlantic City’s Mussachio to return after three-year layoff

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – After almost a four-year layoff, light heavyweight and Wildwood native Chuck Mussachio will make his way back into the ring when he faces Willis Lockett in a six-round co-feature Friday May 27th at the Claridge in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Mussachio (18-3-2, 5 ko’s) will battle Willis Lockett in a rematch from a 2008 bout, which Mussachio clearly believes he won, but ended in a draw….

May 20, 2016

Anthony Dirrell destroys Truax; AC native Young rebounds with win

May 1, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Ringside – Former WBC super middleweight champion Anthony Dirrell did not waste anytime making a statement as he destroyed former world title challenger Caleb Truax, stopping him in the first round of their slated 10-round affair Friday night as PBC on Spike visited the Trump Taj Mahal, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Dirrell (29-1-1, 23ko’s) overwhelmed Truax from the opening and after both figthers exchanged jabs in…


A real soldier in the ring; Perez hoping to turn pro

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – Ernesto “Tito” Perez is what you would call a true soldier in the ring. The native of Vineland, New Jersey has had a very solid amateur career, but has his sights set on turning pro in the near future. But, what makes his journey more amazing is that the humble Perez, who has been boxing for about 13 years, has already done what many of us…

April 22, 2016

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

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

New Jersey Golden Gloves kicks off; Toms River site of Week 1 action

March 4, 2016

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – The 2016 New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament kicks off Saturday, March 4th, at Toms River South High School will a full slate of action on the card. There are several returning champions, but this year’s tournament will not include amateur standout and Newark native Shakur Stevenson, who recently qualified for the 2016 U.S Olympic Boxing team. Amateur veteran standout Leroy Davila, who won the 108lb championship last…


New Jersey packed with several amateur events

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) – As Garden State gets set for the 2016 New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament, there are several other amateur boxing events set to take place over the next several weeks. The UFC Gym in Hoboken, NJ will be hosting UFC Hoboken Fight Night 4, Saturday, February 06, 2016. The bouts start in the morning right around 7AM and will run to 9AM. On February 13th, the Washington…

February 1, 2016

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

Atlantic City’s Perez to meet hot prospect Brant for WBA/NABA Title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Atlantic City’s DeCarlo Perez looks to follow up the most impressive win of his career, with a title when he meets undefeated prospect Rob Brant in a slated 10-round co-main event for the WBA/NABA middleweight title January 22nd, at the Casino De Sol in Tucson, Arizona. Perez (15-3-1, 5ko’s), a native of Egg Harbor, scored a brilliant win his last time out, as he outworked formerly unbeaten Juan…

January 16, 2016

Vicente destroys Dominguez; Tapia remains undefeated

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Yenifel Vicente destroyed undefeated Juan Dominguez Tuesday night with a vicious wild overhand right hand in the third round of their slated 12-round junior featherweight affair at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, NJ. Vicente (28-3-2, 20ko’s) traded punches with Dominguez for the first two rounds, while Dominguez was deducted a point for low blows in the second round. However, in the third round, Vicente came out…

December 9, 2015