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Johnny Montantes boxer

Johnny Montantes image
Status inactive
Age 28
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 7½″/171cm
Debut 1990-05-30
Born 1969-06-10
Death 1997-09-28
Nationality USA
Residence Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
bouts
32
won
28
lost
4
draw
0
bouts
32
won
28
lost
4
draw
0
Status inactive
Age 28
Division lightweight
Height 5′ 7½″/171cm
Debut 1990-05-30
Born 1969-06-10
Death 1997-09-28
Nationality USA
Residence Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

Montantes was from Saint Paul, Minnesota. He named his son "Marciano" in honor of heavyweight great Rocky Marciano.Montantes' career began in 1990 with a win against Norberto Riviera followed by a loss to Jose Vilarino. There was initially no hint of the success to come. However, following the loss to Vilarino, Montantes put together a string of 22 straight wins against ever-improving competition. His last two fights were losses to well-known fighters Acelino Freitas and James Crayton. His final record was 28 wins (22 by knockout) and 4 losses.

Montantes was from Saint Paul, Minnesota. He named his son "Marciano" in honor of heavyweight great Rocky Marciano.Montantes' career began in 1990 with a win against Norberto Riviera followed by a loss to Jose Vilarino. There was initially no hint of the success to come. However, following the loss to Vilarino, Montantes put together a string of 22 straight wins against ever-improving competition. His last two fights were losses to well-known fighters Acelino Freitas and James Crayton. His final record was 28 wins (22 by knockout) and 4 losses.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Sept. 26, 1997 James Crayton LLWWLW Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas LOSS
KO
May 10, 1997 Acelino Freitas WWWWWW Palacio de los Deportes, Heredia LOSS
Technical knockout
Sept. 26, 1996 Jose Luis Reynosa LLLLLL Denver WIN
Technical knockout
March 14, 1996 Manuel Hernandez LLWLWL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
KO
Oct. 24, 1995 Wade Shamp WWLLLL Treasure Island Casino, Red Wing WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 10, 1995 Dave Traynor LWLWLL Treasure Island Casino, Red Wing WIN
Technical knockout
March 26, 1995 Ken Jamerson WLDWWL Hastings WIN
Unanimous decision
Dec. 14, 1994 Pat Chavez WWWLLW Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 26, 1994 Paris Alexander WLDWLL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 3, 1994 Benjie Marquez LLLWW Bandana Square, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
April 13, 1994 Tialano Tovar WWLLWW Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 15, 1993 Clifford Hicks LLLLLL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 6, 1993 Tony Duran LLWLLL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
KO
June 9, 1993 Edward Parker LLLLLL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 17, 1993 Edward Parker LLLLLL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
Split-decision
Dec. 9, 1992 Mark Brannon LLDWL Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
KO
Oct. 29, 1992 Tommy Parks WWLLWW Prom Expo Center, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 16, 1992 Roger Bonine WWLWWL Prom Expo Center, Saint Paul WIN
KO
Aug. 12, 1992 Willie Richardson WLLLLL Prom Expo Center, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
June 5, 1992 Hector Ramirez LWLWLW Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
April 24, 1992 Paul Dewberry WWLLLW Prom Expo Center, Saint Paul WIN
KO
Feb. 19, 1992 Harold Miller WWWDLL Prom Expo Center, Saint Paul WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 20, 1991 Forrest Booker WWLW Gatesby's Bar, Saint Paul WIN
Corner retirement
June 24, 1991 Gerald Shelton WWLLLW Gatesby's Bar, Saint Paul vacant USA Minnesota State Lightweight

WIN
KO
May 16, 1991 Darryl Nathan Aldrich Arena, Saint Paul vacant USA Minnesota State Lightweight

WIN
KO
March 15, 1991 Albert Grady LLLLLL Promenade Center Ballroom, Saint Paul WIN
KO
Jan. 25, 1991 Blaine Biers LWLLWL Prom Expo Center, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 12, 1991 Curtis Gholston LLWLLL Bristol WIN
KO
Oct. 27, 1990 James Francis Bristol WIN
KO
Sept. 22, 1990 Raul Carbello Johnson City WIN
Technical knockout
July 26, 1990 Jose Vilarino LLWW El San Juan Hotel & Casino, San Juan LOSS
Points
May 30, 1990 Norberto Riviera Radisson Hotel, Saint Paul WIN
Technical knockout