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Jack McCaffery is the lead sports columnist for the Daily Times and He has spent several decades covering everything from the Phillies, Eagles, Flyers and Sixers, to college hoops, to high school sports in Delco.

Saturday, February 4, 2012


There's nothing like a good fight card in Atlantic City, and there is one tonight (Saturday) at the Tropicana.

In the feature, hot Philadelphia lightweight Victor Vasquez (14-5-1, with 7 knockouts) will fight Dorin Spivey (40-6-0) of Portsmouth, Va.

Also, Paulsboro, N.J. heavyweight Chazz Witherspoon (29-2-0, with 21 knockouts) of the fighting Witherspoons will box 20-6-1 Evans "The Sandman" Quinn of Miami.

Other events in the so-dubbed "Super Brawl 1", according to promoter Diane Lee Fischer Cristiano:

" From Philadelphia, PA, Dennis “The Assassin” Hasson (11-0-0/3KOs) vs. TBA; From Norfolk, VA Frankie “The Freight Train” Filippone (8-2-0/2 KO’s) vs. Tacoma, WA Richard Langley (5-3-0/ 3 KO’s); From Newark, DE Joey Tiberi (6-1-0/4 KO’s) vs.  Independence, MO Steve Cox (2-3-0/1 KO's); From Norfolk, VA Dorset Barnwell (5-0-0/3 KO’s) vs. New York, NY Jon Bolden (2-3-0/2 KO’s);  From Philadelphia, PA Keenan Smith (4-0-0/1 KO) vs. Detroit, MI Chris Finley (2-3-0/2 KO’s); From Atlantic City, NJ Isiah Seldon (5-0-0/2 KO’s) vs. Virginia Beach, VA Kenneth Moody Jr. (2-2-2/1KO). The evening will also feature a female 4-round bout with Cleveland, OH featherweight, Carla Torres (3-2-0) and Bronx, NY featherweight, Nydia Feliciano (3-2-3)."

Doors open at 7, violence begins at 8, tickets start at $40.


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