Silver Gloves Championships 12/15/12

Published 12/15 2012 08:49PM

Updated 12/15 2012 08:54PM

Rockford hosts Silver Gloves Championships

The city of Rockford and the Patriot Gateway Center hosted the Silver Gloves Boxing Championships this year, with eight local boxers fighting in the novice and open divisions.

Rockford native Angel Martinez had a strong showing in the 100 lb. 12-13 year old division to lead the way for the area. The event spans across two days, and had dozens of boxers from different age and weight groups.

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