AC PAL dominates “Best of the Best” tourney in Atlantic City

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The Atlantic City PAL racked up several big wins Saturday afternoon during their “Best of the Best” tournament which was held in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The tournament featured young amateur talent from across the region and the stacked card did not disappoint the solid crowd that came out to support the event. Michael Ruiz (Checkmate) opened the show with a nice win over Justus Velez (Tri-City…

May 11, 2015
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Atlantic City PAL to host “The Best of the Best” tourney

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The Atlantic City PAL will host the “Best of the Best” tournament Saturday May 9th in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The amateur boxing tournament will pit young rising amateur talent from along the east coast, with boxers from three different regions representing separate squads. Boxers from New York, York Pa., and Asbury Park, New Jersey will battle boxers from Delaware, Atlantic City and Philadelphia in various weight classes….

May 6, 2015
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Hazzard on bringing boxing back to Atlantic City “It is a slow gradual process”

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Larry Hazzard is back for a second time around as the head of the New Jersey Athletic commission. Seven years after he was let go, Hazzard is back as the man in charge and his biggest obstacle will be trying to restore big-time boxing to Atlantic City, which has been hit hard over the last several years because of several marque casinos closing down. “It is a…

April 30, 2015
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Duggan, Davila and Stevenson shine in NJ Golden Gloves Finals; Ali “Outstanding Boxer” of tourney

April 29, 2015

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Several young boxers put on a dazzling display of talent en route to claiming titles as the 2015 New Jersey Golden Gloves finals concluded Saturday night at Pershing Ice Arena in Jersey City. Middletown PAL’s Garrett Duggan scored another gorgeous TKO win over Alberto Del Valle to win the 141lb novice final, while Shakor Stevenson (Elite Heat BC) showed why he is an Olympic hopeful by overwhelming…

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Breaking: Results from Day 1 Finals of the NJ Golden Gloves; DeJesus caps off great tourney run

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The first night of the New Jersey Golden Gloves finals did not disappoint as the action was non-stop at I.B.E.W 164 in Paramus, New Jersey on Friday night. Ike & Randy’s Jaime DeJesus capped off his incredible run through the tournament by defeating a very tough Anatoliy Alkhazov from Bergen County PAL to claim the 152lb novice title. Here are the rest of the results from Friday’s…

April 27, 2015
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DeJesus, Garcia and Stevenson advance to NJ Golden Gloves Finals; Bauza vs Brito earns fight of the night

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The semifinals of the 2015 New Jersey Golden Gloves Saturday at Global Boxing Gym in North Bergen, New Jersey did not disappoint. Once again, the gym was packed with fans, who came out to see some of the best amateur action that the Garden State provides. And once again, we saw some of the usual suspects go about their business and advance into the final. For…

April 24, 2015
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First night of New Jersey Golden Gloves set for Paramus, scene shifts to Jersey City Saturday

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The first night of the New Jersey Golden Gloves finals are set and the action will take place at I.B.E.W 164 in Paramus, New Jersey. The titles on the line are in the novice/sub novice divisions. Weigh-ins will start at 5:15PM and the first bout is slated to start at 7PM. Please check back to JMB for full results of day one finals action. Here is the…

April 24, 2015
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Alkhazov moves past McGill; faces hard-hitting DeJesus in NJ Golden Gloves finals

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Anatoliy Alkhzaov withheld a late rally from Dennis McGill to advance to the 152lb novice finals of the 2015 New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament Friday at Paramus, New Jersey. Alkhzaov will now face hard-hitting Jaime Dejesus, who scored another vicious knockout in the semis against Dayton Harris. Alkhzaov (Bergen PAL) displayed a crisp jab early on using his southpaw stance which seemed to confuse McGill in…

April 22, 2015
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Garcia gets past Greene; faces Stevenson in highly anticipated NJ Golden Gloves finals

Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Angel Garcia might not have been as sharped as he would have liked to been, but the young boxer still looked very impressive as he defeated Kenyone Greene to advance into the 123lb open finals of the New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament. Garcia (Victory Boxing) will meet highly decorated amateur Shakor Stevenson (Elite Heat) Saturday night in Paramus in what is one of the most anticipated bouts of…

April 21, 2015
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Saint Juste sharp against Silvestre; moves in finals of NJ Golden Gloves

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Kenby Saint Juste had a little more bounce to step and pop behind his punches to advance into the finals of the New Jersey Golden Gloves after defeating Brandon Silvestre during their 165lb sub-novice semifinal bout Saturday at Global Boxing Gym in North Bergen, New Jersey. With his sold all-around performance, Saint Juste (Adam & Eve) will face another sound boxer in Tauajah Gerald (Howell PAL)…

April 21, 2015
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