By Leif M. Wright
Muskogee will host a regional boxing event on June 26 on the Muskogee Civic Middle. The Kansas Oklahoma Regional Golden Gloves Event will characteristic greater than 150 newbie boxers vying for his or her likelihood to qualify for the nationwide event.
“The KO Regional Golden Gloves Event is the second step on the trail to the Golden Gloves of America Event of Champions set for the primary week of August,” stated Aaron Sloan, occasion organizer.
That is the primary time the regional or nationwide tournaments have been held in Oklahoma, in keeping with Sloan. The occasion is usually held in Wichita.
Oklahoma boxers slated to compete within the event embrace Jaime Noyola, Hakeem Eli’juwon, Keigan Stephenson, Aaron Goggins, Arrien Rask, Brayden Fimpe, Elayna Rowe, Heather Lloyd, Eric Moses, Edgar Trejo, Pedro Gallego Lopez, Angel Mora, Karlos Lizarraga, Bryce Edwards, Ron Gamble, Pablo Poros, Neida Ibarra and Shelby Mulcaire.
Tickets are $20 for adults and children ages 10 and underneath are free. Tickets may be bought online here or on the door the day of the occasion.