Battles in the Warzone returns to The Morongo Casino!
13.07.06 - Al Franco and Willie Schunke of II Feathers Boxing return to the Morongo Casino on July 21st in the city of Cabazon, California after a successful May 19th show. Sponsored by Frontier Homes, “Battles in the WarZone IV” will be headlined by Mexican Warriors Luis Orlando “Latigo” Lora (10-0, 7 KO’s) of Culiacan, Sinaloa vs. Christian Solano (19-8, 14 KO’s) of Los Mochis, Sinaloa.. The co-main event will feature an intriguing woman’s attraction as Bantamweight Heather Percival (8-2, 1 KO) squares off against New Mexico’s Monica Lovato (7-1, 4 KO’s).
Article posted on 14.07.2006
Also on the card, hot local prospects Mike “Lil Warrior” Franco (4-0), goes up against Abel Montiel in a bantamweight bout and Super Flyweight Anthony “Baby Assassin” Villareal (4-1, 2 KO’s) faces off against Gaspar Mata. Hesperia’s own Jerry Pavich (1-2-1) will take on Juan Ramos in another Super Flyweight bout.
Hesperia's well regarded light welterweight Daniel Jimenez (4-0, 1 KO) will be taking on Beto Ybarra. Eight bouts in total are slated for the evening. “We’re going to keep the momentum going as we expand our promotions to the cities of Corona, Riverside, Bakersfield and San Diego. These are exciting times for us,” said Al Franco. Franco and Schunke have secured locations in each of the cities and plan to hold monthly events in conjunction with Mexican promoter Fernando Beltran and the popular Spanish language station Azteca America.
Prices for tickets are 35, 50 and 100 dollars for the best seats in the house. First bell is at 7:00 p.m. with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. For more ticket information call 1-866-328-2024. For info on the web go to www.morongo.com The casino is located just fifteen minutes west of Palm Springs and ninety minutes east of Los Angeles.
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