ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 20, 2016) – Heavyweights LaRon Mitchell (14-0, 13 KOs) and Scott Alexander (12-1-2, 6 KOs) faced off at Thursday’s weigh in inside Misty’s Lounge from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif.
The pair fight for the vacant NABF Jr. Heavyweight Championship on Friday, Oct. 21. The“Path to Glory” 10-round title fight originates from the Doubletree Ontario.
“Fans can expect fireworks tomorrow night,” said Mitchell, who weighed 241.5 lbs. “I’m going to bring it. I’m not interested in going the full ten rounds. I plan on winning the NABF title in exciting fashion.”
“I’m a middleweight trapped in a heavyweight’s body,” said Alexander, who measured 229 lbs. “I’m going to use my speed, footwork, and power to win this championship.”
General admission tickets priced at $40 are available for purchase on the day of the event starting at 5:30 p.m. local time from the will call booth at the Doubletree Ontario (222 N. Vineyard Ave, Ontario, CA 91764).
LaRon Mitchell, 241.5 vs. Scott Alexander, 229 (10-rounds)
Juan Ruiz, 146 vs. Wilbert Lopez, 147 (8-rounds)
Ricardo Espinoza, 114.5 vs. Francisco Lapizco, 115 (6-rounds)
Juan Reyes, 133 vs. Cesar Villarraga, 135 (6-rounds)
Eredani Leon, 146 vs. Jacob Szilasi, 144 (4-rounds)
Alex Solorio, 125.5 vs. Alimkhan Jumakhonov, 124.7 (4-rounds)
Michael Dutchover, 129 vs. Cesar Partida, 129 (4-rounds)
LaRon Mitchell vs. Scott Alexander: Heavyweight Showdown for the NABF Jr. Championship, Friday, Oct. 21, 2016.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. local time with the first bell at approximately 7:45 p.m. TheDoubletree Hotel is located at 222 N. Vineyard Ave., Ontario, CA 91764 and can be reached at (909) 937-0900.
“Path to Glory” is presented by Thompson Boxing Promotions and sponsored by Lucas Oil, in association with Everlast.
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