Artemio Reyes Return Scheduled For November 22
By Francisco Salazar
Welterweight Artemio Reyes will return to the ring on November 22nd in a scheduled 10 round bout, Thompson Boxing Promotions matchmaker Alex Camponovo told Boxingscene.com in a recent telephone interview.
Reyes will headline the final Thompson Boxing Promotions' "Path to Glory" card of 2013.
An opponent for Reyes has yet to be announced.
Reyes (20-2, 16 KOs) resides in nearby Colton and draws many fans from the surrounding areas to his fights.
In his last bout on July 26th, Reyes knocked out Sergio Perez in the third round at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario. He has won his last five bouts in a row since a first round stoppage defeat at the hands of Alan Sanchez in April of 2012.
Reyes' most notable and impressive victory to date was an eight round majority decision over Javier Molina in October of 2011.
Outside of the ring, Reyes is taking Business Administration courses at CSU, San Bernardino, where he hopes to earn a Bachelor's degree. He also owns a Mexican restaurant with his family in the Colton area.
Francisco A. Salazar has written for Boxingscene.com since September of 2012 and has covered boxing in Southern California and abroad since 2000. He also covers boxing for the Ventura County (CA) Star newspaper, Knockout Nation, and Ring magazine. He could be reached by email at [email protected] or on twitter at FSalazarBoxing