Washington, DC welterweight Jonathan "Bad Badger" Baxter continues his winning ways in the Carolinas. Baxter scored a first-round TKO over veteran Carlos Pena of Lowell, MA on July 22nd at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC.
Baxter landed a straight right hand that dropped Pena to the canvas. Pena got up at the eight count but faced a Baxter barrage of punches that caused the referee to stop the bout at 2:13 of the round.
Since losing his pro debut in November of 2016, Baxter has won seven straight bouts. Six of those wins have come by knockout and six of the victories have come in North Carolina. Pena's record is now 5-23-2, four KO's.