Murray, Ali, and Deleon all earn wins in 141lb class at New Jersey Golden Gloves

March 17, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Daniel Murray overcome a feisty Mike Valliere, while Aadam Ali put together a strong performance against Nicolas Vitone to earn wins during 141lb. open action at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey Saturday at the New Jersey Golden Gloves. Yordy Deleon earned a very tough split-decision win over George Gethers to advance as well. Murray (Middletown PAL) showed an enormous amount of composure against a tough but…

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Stevens pulls offs upset; stops Willis to advance into next round of New Jersey Golden Gloves

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Denzel Stevens scored a second-round TKO over Michael Willis to pull off the upset and advance in the 132lb. open class of the New Jersey Golden Gloves after his win Saturday night at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey. Stevens (Unattached) was very impressive and shrug off any talk of being the underdog going into this one. He was more active from the start and really…

March 17, 2015
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Garcia shines in TKO win against Oblenis; moves on in New Jersey Golden Gloves Tournament

March 17, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Angel Garcia showed he will be a force going forward in the 123lb open class of the New Jersey Golden Gloves after simply dismantling Lonterry Oblenis en route to a second-round TKO win Saturday night at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey and earning himself the Journeymen Boxing’s “Fighter of the Night”. Garcia’s (Victory Boxing) vicious second round standing-eight also garnered him the Casanova Boxing Gloves “Punch of the Night”…

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Claiborne’s jab the difference against Vargas in New Jersey Golden Gloves triumph

March 17, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Shakor Claiborne was able to established his jab early on and showed his is a sound body puncher, advancing to the next round of the New Jersey Golden Gloves with a strong split-decision win against Cesar Vargas in a 132lb novice affair Saturday night at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey. Claiborne (Elizabeth Rec) came out firing with his jabs against the southpaw Vargas. Both young boxers flashed tremendous…

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Bloodied and battered Castro gets split decision win over Gainey; advances in New Jersey Golden Gloves

March 17, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) In a spirited and entertaining fight, Christian Castro got the better of  Tyriek Gainey, earning a split-decision win at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey on Saturday during their 132lb clash and advancing to the next round of the New Jersey Golden Gloves. Castro (Middletown PAL) stalked Gainey during the first 20 seconds of the opening round. After both fighters tied each other up in Castro’s corner, Gainey…

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German edges Wooden to capture 95lb. Novice Title at New Jersey Golden Gloves

March 17, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Devonte German captured the New Jersey Golden Gloves 95lb. novice title with a hard fought win over a tough Xavier Wooden Saturday night at a jam-packed Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey. Wooden (Asbury Park PAL) looked sharp in the opening stages of the first round as he came out and connected with some nice jabs. He was able to mix in some counter left hooks and…

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Lawrence vs. Lee fight of night at NJ Golden Gloves; Garcia shines and dominates

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Week three of the New Jersey Golden Gloves at Croydon Hall in Middletown, New Jersey, Saturday night proved once again to not only be exciting and thrilling, but it showcased some of the best young rising talent throughout the Garden State. There were 12 fights on the docket and all of them were exciting in some capacity or another. The fight of the night turned out…

March 16, 2015
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New Jersey Golden Gloves open up in style; Crawley shines, Duggan steals the show

March 1, 2015

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) The New Jersey Golden Gloves tournament kicked off Saturday night at the Christian Brother’s Academy in Lincroft, New Jersey. Although, some fights fell off the card, the gym was jam-packed and the crowd was electric and into the action from the opening bout. The fighters did not disappoint as every match was competitive and entertaining. Sal Taormina (Freehold Boxing) set the tone of the night as he let his…

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Irizarry off Saturday’s card in South Philly

BY: Richard Quiñones (Journeymen Boxing) Roberto Irizarry has been pulled off Saturday’s card in South Philadelphia because his original opponent fell through. The 22-year-old featherweight was scrambling at the last minute to get another opponent but nothing transpired. “Yeah we tried to get him another opponent, but it was just to late so we will have to see what happens next time,” said Irizarry’s trainer Nick Rosario. Irizarry (2-0-1) last fought…

January 30, 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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