|Charlotte's LaVonte Earley wins final match|
This past Saturday, Coach Al Simpson and the Charlotte Boxing Academy hosted the Battle of the Carolinas at the Revolution Park Sports Academy on Remount Road in Charlotte. Nineteen of twenty originally scheduled bouts took place at the venue, with twelve amateur fighters from North Carolina matched against athletes from South Carolina. Seven bouts pitted opponents from within North Carolina.
Results shown below.
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North Carolina vs. South Carolina Bouts:
D’Andre Gabriel (NC) def. Umar Sharheed (SC) WATCH
Qwade Crumble (NC) def. Jason Shackleford (SC), Round 1 stoppage WATCH
Jeren Finklin (NC) def. Jamari Simmons (SC) WATCH
Princeston Franklin (SC) def. Raymond Diaz (NC), Round 2 stoppage WATCH
Christopher Gladden (NC) def. Shane Williams (SC), Round 1 stoppage WATCH
Christian Petrangeli (NC) def. Kevin Green (SC) WATCH
Krishon Hardy (SC) def. Shane Simpson (NC) WATCH
John Fowler, III (SC) def. Bennie Corbett (NC) WATCH
Roldon Milan, Jr. (NC) def. Kendrix Miller (SC) WATCH
Jacob Dillard (NC) def. Devin Higgins (SC) WATCH
Troy Epps (SC) def. Michael Baker (NC) WATCH
LaVonte Earley (NC) def. Reginald Hinson (SC) WATCH
Fabian Juarez (NC) vs. Chameir Rice (SC) was cancelled.
Final: North Carolina 8, South Carolina 4
North Carolina State Bouts:
Janiah Pharr def. Francis Heil, Round 2 stoppage WATCH
Antonio Lester def. Ryan Howell, Round 3 stoppage WATCH
Jahnel Ford def. Nestor Rodriquez WATCH
Caleb Solera def. Nicholis Field WATCH
Kenneth Nixon def. Jeremy Stokes WATCH
Ian Conners def. Bryton Moore, Round 3 stoppage WATCH
Jamarko Hansley def. Jadarius Ray WATCH
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