Figueroa captures NY state title!

By Socrates Palmer Jr

18/08/2005

Figueroa captures NY state title!

Main Event Result from Rochester, NY, August 17, 2005     The Frontier Field in Rochester, New York hosted live profesional boxing on Wednesday, August 17th. In the main event of the evening Bronx, New York's Francisco "El Gato" Figueroa captured the New York State Junior Welterweight Championship. Figueroa captured the title with a 6th round TKO win over Buffalo, native Hector Alejandro Jr. Figueroa droped Alejandro a total of 3 times in the contest. With this victory, Figueroa's record improves to 12-2 with 10, k.o.'s. With this win El Gato is currently riding a 4 match knock out win streak. This is also the 4th win of 2005 for the former New York State Golden Gloves champion. Alejandro sees his record drop to 10-2. This fight card was promoted by Ron Resnick Productions.