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James Busceme boxer

James Busceme image
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Debut 1974-06-17
Born 1952-02-14
Nationality USA
Residence Beaumont, Texas, USA
bouts
36
won
30
lost
6
draw
0
bouts
36
won
30
lost
6
draw
0
Status inactive
Division lightweight
Debut 1974-06-17
Born 1952-02-14
Nationality USA
Residence Beaumont, Texas, USA

Born in Beaumont, Texas, Busceme was, at 132 pounds (60 kilograms), the 1971 National AAU champion and 1972 National Golden Gloves champion, defeating Norman Goins of Indianapolis in the final. He was also a Golden Gloves champion at 132 lb in 1971, and before that he won the Golden Gloves crown at 125 pounds (57 kilograms) in 1969 and 1970. His amateur record is reported to be 520-13. He competed at 132 pounds at the 1972 Munich Olympics.In his post-boxing career, Busceme is a school teacher in Belize, the only official English-speaking country in Central America.

Born in Beaumont, Texas, Busceme was, at 132 pounds (60 kilograms), the 1971 National AAU champion and 1972 National Golden Gloves champion, defeating Norman Goins of Indianapolis in the final. He was also a Golden Gloves champion at 132 lb in 1971, and before that he won the Golden Gloves crown at 125 pounds (57 kilograms) in 1969 and 1970. His amateur record is reported to be 520-13. He competed at 132 pounds at the 1972 Munich Olympics.In his post-boxing career, Busceme is a school teacher in Belize, the only official English-speaking country in Central America.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 19, 1983 Mike Anderson WWWLDL Civic Center, Beaumont LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 17, 1982 Livingstone Bramble LWWWWW Claridge Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City LOSS
Majority decision
Oct. 5, 1982 Gerald Hayes WLLWLD Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
Unanimous decision
July 9, 1982 Tony Sanchez LWWLLL Civic Center, Beaumont USA Texas State Lightweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 13, 1982 Manuel De la Rosa LWWLWL Tarrant Co Convention Center, Fort Worth WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 13, 1982 Alexis Arguello WWWWWW Civic Center, Beaumont World Boxing Council World Lightweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 29, 1981 James Martinez DWLLLL Will Rogers Coliseum, Fort Worth USA Texas State Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 7, 1981 Ernesto Herrera LLWLDL Civic Centre, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 28, 1981 Louis Hubela LLWWWW Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
Unanimous decision
July 17, 1981 Herman Montes WWDDWW Civic Centre, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
May 12, 1981 Daniel Felizardo LLLLLL Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
April 23, 1981 Jose Cabrera WLLL Will Rogers Coliseum, Fort Worth WIN
Unanimous decision
April 2, 1981 Pat Duran WWWWWW Will Rogers Coliseum, Fort Worth WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 24, 1981 John Morgan WWWLWW Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 15, 1981 Jose Lugo L Will Rogers Coliseum, Fort Worth WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 12, 1980 Beto Ramos W Acapulco WIN
KO
Nov. 11, 1980 Freddie Harris LLLLLL Civic Centre, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 9, 1980 John Morgan LLLLLW Civic Center, Beaumont LOSS
KO
Oct. 10, 1979 Jose Cruz Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 14, 1979 Simmie Black LLLLLL Summit, Houston WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 15, 1979 Joe Webber WLW Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
KO
June 26, 1979 Robert Tijernia LLLLLL Civic Center, Beaumont WIN
KO
Sept. 23, 1975 Warren Matthews WWWWWW Civic Center, Lake Charles LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 22, 1975 Luis Ramirez Civic Center, Lake Charles WIN
KO
June 27, 1975 Johnny Copeland WLLWWL Civic Center, Lake Charles LOSS
Technical knockout
April 28, 1975 Chamaco Cuenca WWDLLL Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
March 24, 1975 Hilbert Stevenson LLLWWW Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 17, 1975 Robert Turner LLL Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 13, 1975 Rito Torres WLLL Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
KO
Nov. 14, 1974 Joel Sepulveda LLDD McDonald Gym, Beaumont WIN
KO
Oct. 7, 1974 Esteban Olvera LWDLDL Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 27, 1974 Jimmy Martinez LLLL Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
KO
July 30, 1974 Jesus Cruz L Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
KO
July 9, 1974 Torito Rivas LW Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
KO
June 25, 1974 George Tobias LLLLWW Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
KO
June 17, 1974 Arturo Cirillos WLLLL Red Carpet Inn, Beaumont WIN
Technical knockout