For Immediate Release
Contact: Mary M. Russell, Marketing Coordinator
Culture, Parks, and Recreation Department
Subject: RODARTE BOXERS COMPETE IN FIRST SMOKER
Pancho Flores, boxing coach for the Rodarte Community Center’s Boxing Club, took four boxers to their first smoker in Wheat Ridge on Saturday, March 15th at the Golden Gloves Boxing Gym. Of the four boxers that competed, two of them won 1st place and the other two won 2nd place.
The attached photo features the Rodarte Boxing Club members from left to right: Misael Luna 1st place in 200 lb. weight class, Zach Flores 1st place in 56 lb. weight class, Kevin Corral 2nd place in 152 lb. weight class and Ulises Villareal 2nd in 137 lb. weight class.
They will compete again at The 2014 Golden Gloves that will take place March 25-29 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Denver. Doors open Wednesday-Friday at 5:30pm; championship bouts on Saturday will begin at 6:30pm. For ticket information call 303.880.5515.
The Rodarte Community Center is part of the City of Greeley’s Culture, Parks, and Recreation Department. Their boxing program offers competitive and recreational training for both youth and adults interested in the sport. For more information about the the Rodarte Boxing Club and their upcoming events, please call 970.350.9430.