Tag Archive | Connecticut

“Catskills Clash Rewind” set to go live this Friday 6/26 on Star Boxing’s Facebook

On Friday June 26, Star Boxing’s, Facebook live Rewind fight series returns with “Catskills Clash” Rewind starting at 8:00PM ET, LIVE on the Star Boxing Facebook page. Tune in at starting at 8PM ET as “ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO (13-0 4KO’s) and RICHIE “POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN” RIVERA (17-0 12KO’s) interact with fans as we rewind […]

Fighter Locker signs promising U.S. Army boxing prospect Daniel Bailey, Jr. to managerial contract

Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker announced that it has inked decorated U.S. Army boxer Daniel Bailey, Jr. to an exclusive managerial contract. Born in Miami, the 24-year-old Bailey has had more than 100 amateur matches and he is currently the No. 10 ranked bantamweight in the United States. Bailey joined the U.S. Army in 2015 and […]

Boxing saved the life of Two-Division World Champion “El Gallo” Jose Antonio Rivera

Like many boxers, two-division world champion “El Gallo” Jose Antonio Rivera credits boxing for saving his life. “Absolutely,” Rivera agreed. “After my mom passed away when I was 10 years old, I gave up on life and my decision-making reflected that: hanging around with the wrong crowd including gang members, consuming alcohol between the ages […]

Black Wolves and Sun join forces with Connecticut sports teams in support of 4-CT

The New England Black Wolves and Connecticut Sun, along with the Hartford Athletic, Hartford Yard Goats, Connecticut Whale, Hartford Wolf Pack, Bridgeport Sound Tigers and Norwich Sea Unicorns, have joined together in support of 4-CT, a statewide COVID-19 relief fund. The 4-CT Relief Fund was created to help the residents of Connecticut by directly connecting […]

Complete field and home games set for 2020 Legends Classic

The field is complete and the home schedules are set for the 2020 Legends Classic (@legendsbball), which culminates with the Championship Rounds at Barclays Center from November 23-24. National programs UConn, Notre Dame, Southern California, and Vanderbilt headline the field which also features Eastern Washington, High Point, Liberty, and Monmouth. The 14th annual Legends Classic […]

The NWHL Expands To Toronto

After consecutive seasons of substantial growth while proving the value of women’s professional hockey and the skilled, inspiring athletes who play the game, the National Women’s Hockey League is coming to Canada. When the league opens its sixth season, an expansion team will debut in Toronto. The ownership team is led by Johanna Neilson Boynton, […]

Training for the unknown: Unbeaten Mykquan Williams staying in boxing shape as much as possible under pandemic conditions

Like most professional boxers, unbeaten super lightweight prospect “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams (15-0-1, 7 KOs) is making the most out of a incredibly challenging situation, as he prepares for his unknown future in boxing. The coronavirus has shutdown boxing worldwide. Events are suspended indefinitely, boxers restricted in terms of training, and the immediate future remains tenuous […]