Dugan defeats Lee; captures New Jersey Diamond Gloves 141lbs. title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Garrett Duggan continued his hot streak, winning the New Jersey Diamond Gloves 141lbs title over a very tough and game Michael Lee at the LBC Tournament at Linden High School, in Linden, New Jersey. With the win, Duggan (Middletown PAL) was also named the Tournament’s “Most Outstanding” Boxer as he earned a hard fought 3-0 win over Jersey City’s Lee. In April, Duggan scored gorgeous TKO win over…

October 28, 2015

LaManna handles Bruce; Green stays undefeated

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) In his first fight at junior middleweight, Thomas LaManna earned a tough six-round unanimous decision over gritty Ayi Bruce at Veteran’s Memorial Park in Beach Haven, New Jersey. LaManna (18-1, 7ko’s) rebounded from the lone loss of his career, when he scored an eight-round unanimous decision over Joshua Robertson in August. LaManna was not overly impressive in that bout and looked tentative at times, perhaps there was some carry over…

September 28, 2015

LaManna dropping weight; looking to boost career

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Thomas LaManna will look to make it two straight wins since suffering his first career loss, when he tangles against Ayi Bruce, in a six-round junior middleweight affair outside at Veteran’s Memorial Park in Beach Haven, New Jersey, which is in Ocean County. The card will be held in a tent outside, thus making it the first outdoor boxing show to be held in the are in 10 years….

September 25, 2015

Kauffman scores early KO; Chambers dominates Brown

September 21, 2015

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Travis Kauffman did not talk long to dispose of former world title challenger Epifanio Mendoza, scoring a second-round knockdown at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Kauffman (30-1, 22ko’s) dropped Mendoza with a solid left-right combination to the body. Mendoza seemed very uninterested in trying to get up, as referee Alan Huggins. The setback for Mendoza was his third in his last four bouts as…


Kauffman looking for big win against Mendoza

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) U.S. Heavyweight Travis Kauffman is scheduled to take on former world title challenger Epifanio Mendoza Friday night at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. For the 30-year-old Kauffman, this is a cross-roads fight for him, to see if he can stay relevant in the U.S. heavyweight division. He endured a 19-month layoff before stepping back in the ring and beating club fighter Richard Carmack in July….

September 15, 2015

“Brawl Before The Fall II” set for Atlantic City; help raise money for children’s programs

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The Atlantic City PAL will be hosting their second installment of it’s summer amateur boxing series, with “Brawl Before The Fall II” Saturday August 28th. The first bout is slated to go off around 12PM, but most amateur events never start on time so expect the first fight to go off a little past noon time. The event is for a great cause as the PAL is trying to…

August 28, 2015

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

New Jersey’s Hilton wins National Golden Gloves heavyweight title

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Trenton, New Jersey’s Michael Hilton has come along way and his story book tale continues to amaze, as he claimed the National Golden Gloves heavyweight title when he defeated Michigan’s Sardius Simmons Saturday in Las Vegas. Nicknamed the “Beast”, Hilton proved once again he is a force to be reckoned with going forward. Hilton is trained by Eric Judkins from the Ike William Boxing Academy in Trenton. Tune into…

May 18, 2015

NJ squad goes winless Tuesday at National Golden Gloves Tourney, looks to rebound

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) It was a rough Tuesday night for team New Jersey at the National Golden Gloves tourney in Las Vegas, as the gang from the Garden State went winless for the evening. However, team NJ will have four more boxers in action Wednesday night, hoping to break through. The squad is ready and excited to put Tuesday night’s disappointment behind them. They have a strong group to lead them to wins as 114lb…

May 13, 2015

NJ lands in Vegas for National Golden Gloves Tourney; Stevenson gets win to kick things off

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The New Jersey Golden Gloves squad touched down in Las Vegas and got off to a good start as the National Golden Gloves tournament got underway Monday night. Shakur Stevenson, a hot rising amateur at 123lbs. got the boys from Jersey going with a win, in impressive style. Aadam Ali, who is a talented 141lb fighter, took a very close split-decision loss, which according to several reports could have…

May 12, 2015