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Florida Boxing Hall of Fame class of 2015

A dual celebration was held Saturday at the SJC Boxing Gym in Fort Myers, Florida. SJC owner and 2009 FBHOF inductee Steve Canton hosted his yearly gym open house. As part of the festivities, the names of the Florida Boxing Hall of Fame class of 2015 were officially announced

FIGHTERS MEDIA SPECIAL AWARDS
Uriah Grant Jorge Hidalgo Shea Bailey
Phil Jackson Harold Lederman Arcadio Castro
Tony Licata* PARTICIPANTS
Benny “Kid” Paret* Ed Gersh*
Nick Spanakos Leon Margules
Pete Spanakos OFFICIALS/COMMISSION
Tony Tucker Jimmy Resnick
TRAINERS/MANAGERS Mike Ross
Mac Goodman* Frank Santore
Chuck Talhami* Francisco “Paco” Varcarcel
Harold Wilen
PROMOTERS
Julio Martinez
W.H. Peeples*
*indicates individual to be inducted posthumously
FBHOF President Butch Flansburg commented during the announcement ceremony, “We are extremely pleased to induct these deserving individuals. We are looking forward to welcoming these inductees along with their families and friends for an exciting weekend in June. We invite all fans of boxing and media members to make plans to join us

The 2015 Florida Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend will be held on June 19,20,21 at the Tampa Holiday Inn Westshore in Tampa, Florida

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