Updated: Heavy Hitta’s boxers return from Golden Gloves Tournament

Updated: The Heavy Hitta’s have returned from Pittsburgh with two awards. A slideshow from the tournament is below.

We’ve returned to Philadephia with Runner-up medals in the 2011 golden Gloves State Boxing Championship held in  Pittsburgh, Pa. It wasnt what we planned, trained and prayed for, but we gained respect and experience and we represented our city and the Lawncrest Community proudly. Even in defeat, We are winners!. We definetly are focused AND determined to go next year! And we vow the outcome will be different!
Ashwin Trail- Super Heavyweight- 2011 Golden Gloves State Boxing Championship– Runner-up
Dominque Walton- Heavyweight- 2011 Golden Gloves State Boxing Championship– Runner-up

Rick Terrell sends us the following update on the Heavy Hitta’s boxers:

“We are competing in The 2011 Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament. The tournament began March 4th, we have won eight bouts against three very controversial losses. These wins have carried us over to each boxing round and currently we are scheduled to participate in the Golden Gloves State Championship, which will be held in Pittsburgh this Saturday April 9. We looked forward to bringing home more Gold!”

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Recently, three of the Lawncrest-based group’s fighters returned from the Mid-Atlantic Boxing Tournament with trophies and medals, for which they were honored at the February meeting of the Lawncrest Community Association.

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