Beat Citadel Boxing Rumble scheduled for Friday

October 8th, 2020 | Sports, Sports Calendar

The Beat Citadel Boxing Rumble card Friday at Trophy Point:

MAX WT: 132-pound females
RED CORNER:
Emma Begin  (H-1)
BLUE CORNER:
Grace Martin  (D-3)

MAX WT: 156-pound males
RED CORNER:
Ezekiel Mercado  (D-2)
BLUE CORNER: Will Naumann  (D-2)

MAX WT: 122-pound females
RED CORNER:
Leija Cobb  (B-4)
BLUE CORNER: Jahryca McClean  (H-1)

MAX WT: Heavyweight
RED CORNER:
Matt Beason  (F-2)
BLUE CORNER: Xavier Williams  (E-1)

MAX WT: 132-pound females
RED CORNER:
Kristina Hughes  (E-4)
BLUE CORNER: Jac Chronister  (I-4)

MAX WT: 152-pound males
RED CORNER:
Shane Ferry  (D-4)
BLUE CORNER: Mike Matthews  (A-1)

MAX WT: 200-pound males
RED CORNER:
Elias Manning  (B-4)
BLUE CORNER: Chris Sharfin  (G-1)

MAX WT: 165-pound females
RED CORNER:
Sidney Sandburg  (G-4)
BLUE CORNER: Ruby Romsland  (E-4)

MAX WT: 152-pound males
RED CORNER:
Lawrence Shepherd  (A-2)
BLUE CORNER:
Isaiah Queen  (G-1)

The Army West Point boxing team is hosting the BEAT CITADEL Boxing Rumble from 4:30-8:30 p.m. Friday at the Trophy Point Amphitheater.
Currently, there are nine bouts scheduled, four women’s and five men’s bouts, however, the bout card is tentative and may adjust prior to the event.
The event is meant to build morale, camaraderie and as a spirit rally for the Corps of Cadets. Also, a Cadet Glee Club soloist will perform the National Anthem, the Cadet Parachute Team will jump in with the first bout’s gloves, WKDT will provide DJ services, cadet MWR is planning to support and AAFES food trucks will also provide support.
However, with the close promixity of everyone along Trophy Point, there are rules under the COVID-19 Mitigation Strategy for both attendees and participants:
• General seating and VIP chairs will be socially distanced 6-feet apart;
• Event moved from Central and North Areas to increase open air spacing;
• Each boxer will be assigned their own corners for Team Trace requirements;
• Boxing warm up space will be restricted to participating boxers only;
• Blue and red boxing corners will have a sanitization kit for use following each bout;
• Masks will always be worn when social distancing is constrained;
• Equipment will be sanitized at the conclusion of the event.