Victoria Brothers Prepare For Regional Golden Gloves Boxing

Both Acostas Are Regional Champs

Big week coming up for the Acosta brothers of Two Countries Boxing Club Of Victoria.

Ramon Acosta Jr., in his first action since making the semis of the Mexican Olympic Team tryouts in November, and younger brother Eric will be competing at the Regional Golden Gloves tourney. Ramon is the defending regional champ in the 152 pound senior class. Eric, fighting in the 85 pound 11-12 year old class, is a two-time regional champion. I talked with the Acosta brothers.

Said Ramon Jr., “I’m ready to perform and do a good show. I’m ready to get back in the ring. ”
Said Eric, “I’ve been training hard for this fight. I’ve been working out in the afternoons. I’ve been running in the morning. ”

The Acosta brothers start boxing at the Regional Golden Gloves tourney Thursday at the Valencia Bingo Hall in Corpus Christi.