[Hartford, Connecticut] Last nite, October 15, 2016, McHugh, Chapman & Vargas, LLC presented the first amateur boxing show hosted by USA Boxing, Connecticut division entitled “Willie Pep Invitational” at the Bond Ballroom. Many local, known amateur boxers from the New England area appeared on the card. 11 bouts in total.
Joseph Chisholm (Stratford PAL) vs. Ben Lincoln (Bancroft Boxing)
Winner by Decision – Chisholm
Isaiah Deas (COBA) vs. Cameron Edwards (Ring One)
Winner by Decision Deas
Diego Bengochea (Beat the Streets) vs. Keno Luna (Bancroft Boxing)
Winner by Decision Bengochea
Kevan Bonilla (Ortiz Boxing) vs. Edison Vasquez (Bright Futures)
Winner by Decision Bonilla AND the Fight of the Night
Nate Loura (COBA) vs. Francis Hogan (South Boston Boxing)
Winner by Decision Hogan
Anthony Nieves (Ortiz Boxing) vs. Nico German (Manfredo)
Winner by Decision Nieves
James Aquino (Martinez Boxing) vs. Abdul Sabbai (Worc Boys/Girls Club)
Winner by Decision Aquino
Jacob “Lefty” Marrero (Ortiz Boxing) vs. Anthony Rosado (Worc Boys/Girls Club)
Winner by Decision Marrero. Marrero was awarded the fighter of the night.
Rosado received the 10 count during round 1
CJ Hernandez Ortiz vs. Nathan Martinez (Martinez Boxing)
Winner by Decision Ortiz
Carlos Marrero (Martinez Boxing) vs. Dayshon Smith (Ring One)
Winner by Decision Smith
Marrero received the 10 count and a 1 point deduction for holding
Brandon Lynch (Albany, NY) vs. Demek Hightower Edmuds
Winner by KO Lynch round 1 at .53
Jonathan "Smooth" Figueroa, John "Iceman" Scully, Marlon Starling, Tony Grano, Jose "The Problem" Rivera, Mike "The Machine" Oliver, Claudinei Lacerda and Anthony Laureano were some of the pro's I seen on hand.
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