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Salute to Philly Boxers - Awardees



This page will show current awardees
and previous boxers of the year.

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Danny "Swift" Garcia
2013 Boxer of the year

New annual award - The "Smokin' Joe Frazier Memorial Spririt Award was presented to - Marvis Frazier 
                             (
the 1st one was in 2012)

Judge
– Allen Rubenstein 2011, 2012 & 2013


Referee
–  Steve Smoger 2011, 2012 & 2013

Matchmaker
– Joey Eye & David Feldman

Trainer
– Angel Garcia 

Manager
– Mark Cipparone - Club 1957 Management

Upcoming
Boxer?

Blast from the Past
– "Terrible" Tim Witherspoon
 

Boxing Writer
– George Hanson

Cut-man -
13th consecutive year - Joey Eye
 
Promoter - Joey Eye & David Feldman

Fan of the year - Norman (the champ)

Most tolerant spouse - ?

Boxing facility - Rocco's Gym                                                  

Frank Cappucino
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Legendary Referee
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Bernard "The Exercutioner" Hopkins
Boxer of the year for 7 times





Special Awards by:
Dave Wilkes

2013 - Boxing champions - past & present

2012 - Smokin' Joe Frazier Memorial Spirit Award

2011 - Retirement award for being a sports/boxing writer

Mr. Elmer Smith

2008 - A retirement from being a referee award for the great and legendary
Mr. Frank Cappucino. 

2009 - A retirement from being a referee award for the also great and legendary
Mr Rudy Battle.  Now state athletic commissioner.

2010 - A dedication award to the memory of
Pete Shafik Lyde, Jr.

2011 - Inspirational award to Dewey Bozella
            Retirement award from sports writing to Elmer Smith
            Ringside Doctor -
Dr. Steinberg

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2007 banquet was dedicated to WOMEN in boxing in the Philadelphia surrounding area.

Left to right - Elizabeth Cunningham, Venoca Micheals, Rose Vargus, Lucille Fletcher,
Dave Wilkes (promoter), Sharron Baker, Lynne Carter, Velma Garret




 

Past Boxers Of The Year

1997  Charles "The Hatchet" Brewer

1998  Ivan "Mighty" Robinson

1999  David "The American Dream" Reid

2000 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2001 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2002 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2003 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2004 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2005 Zahir Raheem

2006 Demetrous Hopkins

2007 Eddie Chambers

2008 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2009 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins

2010 Danny "Swift" Garcia

2011 Hammerin' Hank Lundy

2012 Danny "Swift" Garcia

2013 Danny "Swift" Garcia

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