Salute to Philly Boxers Awardees
- 2018 Boxer of the Year -
This page will show current awardees
and previous boxers of the year.
New annual award - The "Smokin' Joe Frazier Memorial Spririt Award was presented to - Joe Hand Sr.
(the 1st one was in 2012)
Judge – Lynne Carter
Referee – Shawn Clark
Matchmaker – Russell Peltz
Trainer – Rashad Brown
Manager – Lando Rosa
Upcoming Boxer – Christian Carto
Blast from the Past – ?
Boxing Writer – George Hanson 2012 to 2018
Cut-man (Joey Eye Award) - ?
Promoter - Marshall Kaffman
Fan of the year - ?
Most tolerant spouse - Mrs. Marshall Kauffman
Boxing facility - Marian Anderson Recreation Center
Special Awards by:
2018 - 1) Boxers Against Cancer - presented by: Paul "Earthquake" Moore
2) Hidden Hero award - Simon "One Punch" Carr & Paul Moore
3) Supporter award - Velma "Baby TNT" Garrett
Special Presentation by Earl Weeks: Veteran Boxer award to a boxer fromthe military
2014 - Fred Jenkins Jr. (outstanding boxer) & Sharron Baker (outstanding achievements)
2013 - Boxing champions - past & present
2012 - Smokin' Joe Frazier Memorial Spirit Award
2011 - Retirement award for being a sports/boxing writer
Mr. Elmer Smith
2008 - A retirement from being a referee award for the great and legendary
Mr. Frank Cappucino.
2009 - A retirement from being a referee award for the also great and legendary
Mr Rudy Battle. Now state athletic commissioner.
2010 - A dedication award to the memory of Pete Shafik Lyde, Jr.
2011 - Inspirational award to Dewey Bozella
Retirement award from sports writing to Elmer Smith
Ringside Doctor - Dr. Steinberg
Went on to become the PA State Athletic
2007 banquet was dedicated to WOMEN in boxing in the Philadelphia surrounding area.
Left to right - Elizabeth Cunningham, Venoca Micheals, Rose Vargus, Lucille Fletcher, Dave Wilkes (promoter), Sharron Baker, Lynne Carter, Velma Garret
Past Boxers Of The Year
1997 Charles "The Hatchet" Brewer
1998 Ivan "Mighty" Robinson
1999 David "The American Dream" Reid
2000 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2001 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2002 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2003 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2004 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2005 Zahir Raheem
2006 Demetrous Hopkins
2007 Eddie Chambers
2008 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2009 Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins
2010 Danny "Swift" Garcia
2011 Hammerin' Hank Lundy
2012 Danny "Swift" Garcia
2013 Danny "Swift" Garcia
2014 Steve "USS" Cunningham
2015 Amir "Hardcore" Mansour
2016 Jason Sosa
2018 Tevin Farmer