Riveras, Brunacini Shine For YMCA Boxing Club

Pictured above, from the left, are YMCA boxing club members Chip Swanson, coach; Ellison Rivera; Caleb Rivera; Joe Ortiz, coach; and Josh Brunacini. Submitted photo

The club traveled to compete at the Medina Rumble recently, picking up three wins. Ellison Rivera won a decision over Cameron Overton of Rochester at 130 pounds, taking home fighter-of-the-night honors. At 155 pounds, Caleb Rivera topped John Rondone of Rochester via decision, while Brunacini stopped Xavier Rogers of Medina in the first round at 125. Next on the calendar for the club is the second round of the Buffalo Golden Gloves on March 15 at the Riverworks in Buffalo.


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