Baltimore Boxing Promotions is hosting an Olympic-style amateur boxing event on Friday, March 22 at Michael's Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie, MD. In this event, however, a number of the competitors will come from the collegiate ranks. The card will begin at 8:15 PM.
Baltimore Boxing promoter Jake Smith is working in conjunction with Luke Runion, the president of the United States Intercollegiate Boxing Association (USIBA), a new organization looking to re-introduce boxing into the college and university systems. Teams from Maryland and Georgetown Universities are among the member teams of the USIBA. Boxers from DC, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina as well as Dublin, Ireland are slated to participate in this event.
General admission tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Individual VIP tickets are $50 and $500 for a table of 10. For more information, call 410-375-9175.