Amateur Female Boxer Anna Crutchfield Brings Home a Ringside World
by Sue TL Fox
August 4, 2013
(AUG 4) Yesterday at the 2013 Ringside
World Championships that were held at the Independence Events
Center, in Independence, MO, female amateur boxer Anna
Crutchfield won the Ringside World Belt in the finals when she
defeated Basimah "Boom Boom" Baker. The tournament had 62
Divisions, 6 rings, 4 Days, 7 Sessions, running from July 29th
to August 3, 2013.
Ringside World Tournament in
Independence, MO: 6 rings, 1200 boxers, Anna Crutchfield from
Traveler's Rest, SC will fight Basimah "Boom Boom" Baker of New
Jersey in the finals on Saturday night. This will be Anna's
first defense of her national title.
to fight on MMA Card at Jamil Temple on August
July 16, 2013
On August 10, 2013, at the Jamil
Temple, in Columbia, South Carolina, Ben Willard, who trains at
White Rock Boxing Gym, will be fighting on the MMA card.
Billy Stanick of White Rock Boxing Gym, and Stanick Sheet Metal
& Roofing Co., Inc. is proud to be sponsoring the event. For
tickets and information, call 803-467-3297.
My Defining Moment
by Cheyenne Caulder -
July 16, 2013
(JULY 16) “Cheyenne ‘White
Chocolate’ Caulder" the announcer screamed out my fighting name.
I could hear people screaming for me from all sides of the ring.
It was hard to believe but I was finally here, it was time for
my very first fight, which happened to be my most defining
Rest High student wins national boxing title
June 30, 2013
on TR Tribune
MOBILE, Ala. – On Saturday, Anna
Crutchfield, a rising junior at Travelers Rest High School, won
her first national boxing title, putting the 16-year-old one
step closer to her dream of competing on the U.S. Olympic boxing
team. After recently making it through both state- and
region-level competitions, Crutchfield advanced to the 2013
Junior Olympic National Tournament, held this week at the Arthur
R. Outlaw Convention Center in Mobile, Ala. The tournament
featured 15- and 16-year-old boxers from 36 states and the
District of Columbia.
Full Article on the trtribune.com
All-Action Amateur event at the USA Boxing Show held at White Rock
June 24, 2013
(JUNE 24) On Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the White Rock Boxing Gym,
a USA Boxing Show was held at the gym. The boxing action began at
2:00 p.m. The show did not disappoint when we had the best amateur
boxers who were very talented in the state competing in the event. After the show, Billy
Stanick said, "I really enjoy the boxing show. It went so smooth and
the fights were outstanding. Several of the fighters made my day.
They told me that they loved to fight at White Rock and that it was
their favorite Boxing Gym."
Story with photographs!
On Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the
White Rock Boxing Gym, there will be a USA Boxing Show. The show
starts at 2:00 pm. Address: White Rock Boxing Gym, 2150 Dutch
Fork Road, Chapin, SC. Tickets are $10. The best amateur boxers
in the state will be competing! Don't miss this one!
|Filming White Rock Boxing
By Laura P. Valtorta
May 31, 2013
I spent a lot of
time from March 2012 through April 2013 filming a documentary about
White Rock Boxing gym, and all of it was good time. The major reason
for this great experience is the people in the film -- Billy Stanick
the owner of the gym, the boxers, and the trainers. All of them were
What drew me to make White Rock Boxing was the atmosphere at the
Golden Gloves matches and the professional matches. It was a
friendly atmosphere with plenty of excellent people-watching. Always
something going on. Always too loud. Everyone was relaxed and
(APR 11) Yesterday, our South
Carolina Golden Gloves Champions Bobby Parker, Jeremy Gongora,
Joseph Littlejohn, Vaughn Williams and Luis Torres along with
Coach Bobby Parker Sr. and Coach Tuck Swanger have arrived at
the Golden Glove Arena in Knoxville TN for general weigh ins.
Each champion has weighed in within their respectful weight
classes. Bobby Parker (201+ class) Jeremy Gongora (141 class)
Joseph Littlejohn (165 class) Vaughn Williams (195 class) and
Luis Torres (123 class) Wednesday evening after all boxers from
across the southern region have completed weigh ins there will
be a "draw" to decided when each boxer will compete. Competition
days are Thursday, Friday and Saturday this competition is a
process of elimination. All of our champions are more than ready
and very excited to compete for the elite spots on the Southern
Regional Golden Gloves Team that advances to National Golden
Gloves in Salt Lake City, Utah in May. The Golden Gloves program
has led the way in promoting amateur boxing in the United States
and has produced the majority of competitors for America’s
boxing teams in the Pan-Am and Olympic Games.
Southern Golden Gloves Tournament: April 11-13, 2013
April 3, 2013
Southern Golden Gloves Tournament,
April 11-13, 2013, At the “Ace” Miller Golden Gloves Arena,
nightly (located at the corner of Ace Miller Way and
401 Lakeside Street, Knoxville, TN 37914). Physical
and Weigh-In: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 from 4-6:00 pm at “Ace Miller Golden
Gloves Arena. Note: Boxers will begin weighing in at 4:00pm ...Full
on the Southern Golden Gloves in Knoxville - Go
to photos and More!
Boxing Event: South Carolina Golden Gloves
March 5, 2013
On March 30, 2013, at Fight Club
University, 201 Columbia Mall Blvd., Suite 169, Columbia, South
Carolina, there will be an amateur boxing event South Carolina
Golden Gloves Championship. Doors/open at 1:00 p.m., the bouts
start at 2:00 p.m., Tickets: 816-0011 or 798-2266.
Boxing Promotions announces next LIVE
PROFESSIONAL BOXING event - February 16th
January 23, 2013
Palmetto Boxing Promotions is proud
to announce that their next LIVE PROFESSIONAL BOXING event will
take place at the Fight Club University, 201 Columbia Mall
Blvd., Suite 169, Columbia, South Carolina, on February 16,
2013. Featured on the card: Chris Fitzpatrick; Robert Dunton;
Daniel Powell; Antonio Sanchez; Robinson Neal. General seating
$25; Ringside $30.
USA Boxing to Host the Inaugural
Junior World Team Open, January 7-11 at the Grand Sierra Resort in
by Julie Goldsticker
January 4, 2013
USA Boxing will hold the
first-ever Junior World Team Open, January 7-11 at the Grand
Sierra Resort in Reno, Nev. The event will showcase many of the
nation’s top 15 and 16-year-old boxers as the male competitors
vie for the opportunity to represent the United States at the
2013 AIBA Junior Men’s World Championships in August. Tournament action is scheduled to begin with preliminary round
action on Monday, January 7 with each session starting nightly
at 6 p.m. at the Sierra State Pavilion at the Grand Sierra
Resort. Quarterfinal competition will take place on Wednesday,
January 9 and semifinal round action will be contested on
Thursday, January 10. The finalists will compete in championship
Photography for White Rock Boxing
Matthews Photography is the professional
photographer who captures all of our boxing
moments. He is our primary photographer,
and he is the primary photographer for Palmetto
Boxing Promotions as well. Click on the link
below to see some of his great work!