Posts Tagged: Boxing

With football finished, Fa’amasino dips toes in boxing game

August 9, 2019

Now that football is in his rear-view mirror, former New Mexico State University linebacker Lui Fa’amasino of Anchorage has embarked on a new journey in the boxing game. The 23-year-old made his amateur debut in style, with the 6-foot, 225-pound Alaskan winning a unanimous decision in the heavyweight division over New Mexico’s 6-foot-5, 205-pound Chris… Read more »

Delgado beats unbeaten fighter to win 2nd Sr. Golden Gloves title

February 4, 2018

Anchorage boxer Nino Delgado won his second career senior Golden Gloves title in Tacoma, Washington. The 23-year-old beat previously undefeated fighter Austin Mariscal of Washington in the men’s 141-point division. “Mariscal was 16-0, so the crowd was anticipating a good fight,” Delgado told me. “I took both the first and third round with a close… Read more »