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Results from Wilson Fight Night, held Saturday at Bill Ellis Convention Center. Each fighter’s updated record, where available, is in parentheses. CRUISERWEIGHT (200 pounds) — Austin Bryant (3-0), Wilson KO Akeen Brown (0-2), Concord, … more
With a pair of Wilson fighters serving as bookends of a co-main event, Top Catz Boxing will launch its first-ever show, “Wilson Fight Night,” Saturday from Bill Ellis Convention Center with a 10-bout card scheduled. Doors will open at … more
It isn’t the case in every sport where weekend warriors and aspiring up-and-comers have the chance to compete against a legend. Yet that’s exactly what took place Saturday at Westview Lanes as the venerable bowling alley served as an … more
Pablo Velez Jr., the scheduled opponent for Wilson professional boxer Jamar Freeman in the “Wilson Fight Night” card on Feb. 4, cracked a rib during a sparring session and has pulled out of the scheduled middleweight bout. Velez, a … more
Jamar Freeman and Pablo Velez Jr. are no strangers to one another in the boxing world. As sparring partners “back in the days,” as Freeman puts it, each has some degree of familiarity with the style of the other. But on Saturday, … more
Tickets are now on sale for an exciting night of professional boxing, Top Catz Boxing’s “Wilson Fight Night,” featuring Wilson residents Jamar Freeman and Austin Bryant, on Saturday, Feb. 4, at Bill Ellis Convention … more
Lee Pulliam looked like he was on his way to a second consecutive Thanksgiving Classic victory at Southern National Motorsports Park on Sunday evening, but a late race caution set up a wild sequence of events which ended with Tommy Lemons Jr. in … more
The 2016 Thanksgiving Classic at Southern National Motorsports Park will feature 11 divisions of racing across three days and all the excitement gets started Friday evening. Friday’s races get underway at 7 with 50 laps of Street Stock … more
Southern National Motorsports Park will be raising money in 50/50 raffles for Mini’s Mission and the Brad Keselowski Checkered Flag Foundation during the Thanksgiving Classic this weekend. Mini’s Mission “Burning Rubber to Help … more
Jimmie Johnson scored his record-tying seventh career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida on Sunday night. The paved journey to that championship began in 1997 at Southern National Motorsports Park. … more
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