“Gloves To Glory” Results
Ringside results by Gerardo Martinez
This past Saturday night at the Los Lunas High School gym TNT Boxing Club of Los Lunas displayed the amateur boxing talent from around the State of New Mexico in their “Gloves To Glory” event. There were a total of seventeen bouts in this USA Boxing sanctioned event. In charge of announcing and DJing was Yoruba Moreu. Singing the national anthem was Dillon Vargas.
Mario Tapia, head coach at TNT, recognized volunteers and officials for their hard work and dedication to the sport of amateur boxing. Most of the youngsters who participated are getting ready for the upcoming New Mexico Golden Gloves tournament coming up March 21-24 at the Raymond G. Sanchez Community Center in Albuquerque. All proceeds went to the New Mexico LBC and Junior Olympic Team.
Outstanding Female fighter of the night went to Simplicia Montoya of Old School Boxing Club and Outstanding Male fighter went to Vincent Jiron of Team Tapia Boxing. Present, but not fighting was State and Regional Silver Gloves Champion Angel Aaron Perez. Check out the results. . .
90 lbs/8 yr-olds Elijah Long (505 Fight Club) won by RSC 2 over Eric Holguin (Gallup)
75 lbs/8 yr-olds Kristian Yellowman won by points against (505 Fight Club) Vincent Lares (TNT Boxing)
75 lbs/12 yr-olds Jose Lares (TNT Boxing) outpointed Anthony Bustillos (Henrys Golden Gloves)
90 lbs/11 yr-olds Simplicia Montoya (Old School) outpointed Zera Adame (TNT Boxing)
125 lbs/16 yr-olds Ethan Glover (505 Fight Club) outpointed Phillip Evelyn (Perez Boxing)
125 lbs/15 yr-olds Jorge Alarcon (Perez Boxing) outpointed Anthony Jin (Gallup)
165lbs/Open Eduardo Ortiz (Torito Boxing) won by retirement against Anthony Abeita III (New Era)
190+ lbs/15 yr-olds Aaron Monge (TNT Boxing) outpointed Lorenzo Benavidez (Up Roar)
154 lbs/16 yr-olds Desiree Duran (TNT Boxing) outpointed Deanna Lugo (Old School)
125 lbs/13 yr-olds Merica Valdez (Henry’s Golden Gloves) outpointed Sharahya Moreu (Team Tapia)
70 lbs/10 yr-olds Ivan Alvarado (Perez Boxing) outpointed Damien Apodaca (Old School)
130 lbs/16 yr-olds Vincent Jiron (Team Tapia) won by RSC 3 against Michael Henry (Gallup)
85 lbs/10 yr-olds Isaias Garcia (Elite Boxing) outpointed Michael Pavelko (Team Tapia)
90 lbs/11 yr-olds Elijah Martinez (505 Fight Club) outpointed Arturo Garcia (Elite Boxing)
65 lbs/10 yrs-olds Jose Luis Montoya (Old School) outpointed Gabe Sandoval (LC PAL)
65 lbs/10 yr-olds Johnathan Salinas (LC PAL) outpointed Phillip Saavedra (505 Fight Club)
176+ lbs/20+ yr-olds Justin Jackson (Unattached) outpointed Oscar Rios (Gallup)