This Friday night in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sundown Entertainment (Brandon Ortega) presents a fight card at the Colorado Springs Events Center featuring Colorado talent that should be well worth the price of admission.
There are 5 professional boxing matches scheduled with the main event a 5 round heavyweight bout featuring Colorado Springs’ Mike Montoya (4-2-1, 2KO’s) taking on former Denver resident now residing in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, Isaiah Barela (4-3, 3KO’s).
Montoya is fighting in front of his hometown Colorado Springs fans for the first time while Barela made the move to Scottsbluff joining new manager Bill Green in hopes of jump starting his career.
The co-main event features hometown undefeated favorite Maurice Louishomme (6-0-1) who’s trained by the world famous Dickie Wood, him returning from Russia after working the corner of heavyweight Oleg Maskaev, taking on Denver’s Ayodeji Fadeyi (10-9-1) who’s coming off a 3-years layoff, in scheduled 5 round battle of light heavyweights.
Donovan Estrella (1-0) from Denver and Hilario Medina (1-0) from Longmont are scheduled to go 4 rounds, both putting their undefeated records on the line in what will be an exciting matchup of two of the better up and comers in the area, Estrella and Medina both boasting stellar amateur backgrounds.
Rounding out the card is Ruben Jacoby (1-4) vs Orville Hodge (0-7) in a 4 round lightweight contest and Marcus Dawkins (2-1) vs Angel Smith-Torres (0-2) in a scheduled for 4 rounds junior middleweight bout.
The ring announcer is the popular former welterweight boxer from Colorado Springs, Tyler Pogline, who’s honing his new found skill set while remaining close to the game.
Tickets are $25 general admission, $55 ringside and can be purchased at the door or online at www.wantickets.com (plus a service fee).
Doors open at 6:30PM and for more information contact Brandon Ortega at 719-351-5932 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Congratulations are in order for good friends Stephen Blea and his fiancée Raylene Carbone who were named ‘WBC Boxing Couple of the Year’ at the November 3-9, 51st Annual WBC World Convention held in Bangkok, Thailand, for their hard work with the organization’s WBC Cares Program, these two having brought a smile to the faces of many kids throughout the country for the better part of the last 10 years.