CARNEY BOWMAN HEADS TO YORK REVOLUTION
MOUND THIS SATURDAY NIGHT
Undefeated featherweight prospect Carney “BEEPER” Bowman will head to the mound this Saturday night, July 25th at 7pm to throw out the first pitch before the baseball game between the York Revolution and the Somerset Patriots at Sovereign Bank Stadium.
Known as the Fighting Pride of York, Pennsylvania, Bowman, 13-0-0 with five knockouts, is busy training for his headlining bout against Dominican Delvin Placencia,
15-1-0 (6KO’s), at “THE BATTLE OF YORK 4”, an action packed evening of world class boxing, which will be held at Sovereign Bank Stadium on Saturday, August 1st.
Said Bowman, “Training has been going fine, but this is a real treat. I’ve always been a big baseball fan and this gives me an opportunity to let me test my arm strength. I’m going to practice week and make sure I’m able to throw a strike.”
Joining Bowman on the mound as well as for a fans’ autograph and picture session afterwards will be his training partners Eric Nemo, 7-1-1 (3KO‘s), and Stevie Weimer,
3-0-0 (2KO’s), both of whom will be fighting on “THE BATTLE OF YORK 4” card in front of their hometown fans.
“THE BATTLE OF YORK 4” is presented by Chet Koerner’s TKO BOXING Promotions, originators of the nationally acclaimed “HOMETOWN HEROES TO WORLD CHAMPIONS” professional boxing series.
Also appearing at “THE BATTLE OF YORK 4” will be Dominican knockout artist, welterweight Francisco Contreras, 9-0-0 (9KO’s), Johnstown cruiserweight Andres“TAYLOR MADE” Taylor, 8-1-0 (4KO’s), undefeated featherweight Rafael Lora, 10-0-0 (5KO’s), undefeated Philadelphia middleweight Dennis Hasson, 8-0-0 (2KO’s) and the pro debut of Lancaster’s Naziyr Bell.
More information on these bouts will be announced shortly.
Tickets, starting at $20 for general admission in the grandstand of the stadium, can be purchased in advance through the York Revolution Box Office (717-801-HITS, www.yorkrevolution.com ). Ringside table seating is also available through the box office.
Sovereign Bank Stadium is operated by the York Revolution Professional Baseball Club, a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. Sovereign Bank Stadium is located at 5 Brooks Robinson Way, York, PA 17401 . For more information, please call 717-801-HITS (4487), or visit the Revolution online at www.YorkRevolution.com.
ABOUT TKO BOXING PROMOTIONS
Formed in early 2008, Chet Koerner’s Las Vegas based TKO BOXING Promotions, originator of the “HOMETOWN HEROES TO WORLD CHAMPIONS” national boxing series, stable includes; heavyweight Lenroy Thomas, cruiserweight Andres Taylor, super middleweights Joey Gilbert, Dennis Hasson and Fedor Chudinov, middleweights Peter Manfredo Jr., Elvin Ayala, Albert Onolunose, James Countryman and Dmitry Chudinov, junior middleweights Bastie Samir and Anthony Thompson, welterweights Juan Buendia and Raul Tovar, junior welterweights Cortez Bey, Francisco Contreras and Hastings Bwayla, lightweights Rolando Reyes, Mickey Bey Jr., and Terence Crawford, featherweights Matt Remillard, Carney Bowman, Delvin Plascencia, Rafael Lora and Maxwell Awaku, super bantamweights Rafael Valenzuela and Carlos Reyes.
Further information on TKO Boxing Promotions can be viewed at their newly remodeled website, www.tkoboxingpromotions.com