Winners Will Advance to the National Championship
Buffalo, NY – On Friday April 23rd, the ECC Burt Flickinger Center will host the New York State Golden Gloves Championship. Finalists from both the East and West Regions will go head to head in an event that is sure to be engaging and entertaining. Both the Western and Eastern regional have been an exciting display of athleticism, heart, and good sportsmanship from its participants. This will continue this Friday, as boxers will be crowned New York State Golden Gloves Champions.
On March 9th, the Western Regional took place; winners included:
Mike Christopher (novice, 152 lb), Water Williams (sub-novice141 lb), Jordan McKinnon and Jose Rodriguez (sub novice, 152 lb). Lavius Williams (open-class, 123 lb), Saadiq Muhammed (open class, 152 lb), Corey Webster (open class, 165 lb), Darryl Griffin (open class, 178 lb), Luis Berrios, Max Connors and Anthony Cuevas ( 132 lb, match bout), Pietro Muscato (165 lb, match bout), Patrick Thompson (178 lb, match bout), and Erick Rogers (201 lb, match bout).
This will be the final chance Buffalo residents will have to see these fighters locally. The open class winners of the New York State Championship this Friday will advance to the Golden Gloves National Championship in Little Rock Arkansas.
Adult admission for the final night is $25 and $15 for children 12 and under. Tickets can be purchased at Pacillo’s on Hertel Avenue, at Doris Records on East Ferry Street, any of the four local Carubba Collision locations or at Clicketix.com.
Sponsorship opportunities and ringside tables are still available. For more information contact Don Patterson at 716-400-9697, send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or search Buffalo Golden Gloves on facebook. If you are looking for a superior sporting experience and great live entertainment please join us to support local boxers and businesses.
Here is the bout sheet:
|Max ConnorsKC’s Boxing||132Sub Novice||Jose PaganLou Amber boxing|
|Luis BerriosDe Leon Boxing||132Open||Vinny DenirioBardo boxing|
|Walter WilliamsFlare Bomb Squad||141Sub Novice||Joe McmanStanding Rock Boxing|
|Youn Chris YongUB Boxing||141Novice||Eric WarrenGreater Ithaca Athletic Center|
|Malik BrownFuture Boxing||141Open||Nick CastaldiSweeny’s Boxing|
|Jose RodriguesLackawanna||152Sub novice||Jonathan VasquezGeneva Boxing Club|
|Sarah KuhnSweeney Boxing||152Female||Janice MeyersCNY|
|Mike ChristopherUB Boxing||152Novice||Tevin TerranceEastside Champs|
|Saadiq MuhammadFuture Boxing||152open||Srdan LukicSyracuse friends of Boxing|
|Pietro MuscatoKC’s Boxing||165Sub novice||Erick PlumeriDe Leon Boxing|
|Jeremy HudakRoc Boxing||165Novice||Chris TierCNY Boxing|
|Wilmont WoodsSt Martin||165Open||Corey WebsterDe Leon|
|Patrick ThompsonDe Leon Boxing||178 ASub Novice||Philip ParrishCNY Boxing|
|Patrick ThompsonLockport||178Novice||Hayk TadevosyanGreater Ithaca Athletic Center|
|Darryl GriffinBuffalo PAL||178Open||Derrick EvansLou Amber boxing|
|John CouserRoc Boxing||201Sub Novice||Alexander StratakosGreater Ithaca Athletic Center|
|201Novice||Michael PageGreater Ithaca Athletic Center|
|Greg BradyLionheart||201Open||Jalal RicksGreater Ithaca Athletic Center|
|Roberto De LeonDe Leon Boxing||201+Novice||Tyrone TilsonGreater Ithaca Athletic Center|
|Terri CarterNiagara Falls||201+Open||Trevor Bryan JrSchenectady|