2009 All Army Boxing Championships continue at Fort Huachuca
April 16, 2009
FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. - The 2009 All Army Boxing Championships moved into their second night of competition Wednesday at Barnes Field House here.
Here are the second night results:
Spc. John Montes of Fort Bragg, N.C. outpointed Sgt. Charles Gable of Fort Richardson, Alaska.
Spc. Nathaniel Hicks of Fort Carson, Colo. stopped Spc. Lawrence Cutts of Fort Carson, Colo. at 2:06 in Round 2.
Sgt. Reyes Marquez of Fort Meyer, Va. outpointed Spc. Tausolo Aieti of Fort Riley, Kan. 23:6.
Pfc. Taylor Atkinson of Fort Bliss, Texas stopped Sgt. Quadi Hudgins of Fort Carson, Colo. at 0:45 in Round 3.
Sgt. Miree Coleman of Fort Bragg, N.C. outpointed Spc. Charles Blackwell of the U.S. Army Reserve, Tucson, Ariz. 20:5.
The championship bouts take place Friday night. The following are the scheduled matchups:
119 lbs. -- Sgt. John Franklin vs. Spc. Alexis Ramos
132 lbs. -- Spc. Chad Reed vs. Pfc. Connor Johnson
141 lbs. -- Spc. Adrian Orrostieta vs. Spc. Dustin Lara
152 lbs. -- Spc. Nathaniel Hicks vs. Sgt. Reyes Marquez
165 lbs. -- Pfc Sidney Williams vs. Pfc. Taylor Atkinson
178 lbs. -- Pfc Foy Brooks vs. Spc. Jeffery Spencer
201 lbs. -- Sgt. Poloka Aieti vs. Sgt. Miree Coleman
201+ lbs. -- Staff Sgt. Andrew Shepherd vs. Spc. Antonio Feagins
Additional matches on the slate for Friday:
Match bout: 1st Lt. Michael Benedosso (106 lbs.) vs. Spc. Adrian Ghisoiu (112 Lbs.)
152 lbs. -- Spc. Lawrence Cutts vs. Spc. Tausolo Aieti
165 lbs. -- Daniel Sheninger vs. Sgt. Quadi Hudgins
Doors open both nights at 6 p.m. and boxing begins at 7 p.m. The championships are free, and the public is encouraged to come out and support the boxers.
After the All Army Championships, the team will stay here to train up and defend their Armed Forces Championship title against the best boxers from the Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy April 28, 29 and May 1.
The last time Army boxers lost the Armed Forces Championships was in 1991. They've kept a firm grip on the title ever since.