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Freeport's Patrick Day to fight June 29

Freeport's Patrick Day gets ready by shadow boxing

(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

From an under the radar amateur to a hot prospect, Freeport’s Patrick Day is fast becoming the fighter everyone is going to want to see in a few years.

His amateur record of 75-5 is nothing to overlook. Neither is his list of awards, including the 2012 152-pound USA Boxing National Championship, the 2012 PAL National Championship and the 2012 Golden Gloves title.

Day’s skills will be...

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Seanie Monaghan wins at MSG

Cutman George Mitchell works on Long Beach boxer

(Credit: Robert Cassidy)

In his first fight since his hometown was devastated by Superstorm Sandy, Seanie Monaghan overcame a terrible cut along his left eyebrow to pound out a unanimous eight-round decision over Roger Cantrell Saturday at Madison Square Garden's Theater. The Long Beach resident improved to 17-0 with 10 knockouts. The Monaghan fight was part of a title fight tripleheader. Also Saturday, Roman Martinez boxed...

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