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Loreto Garza boxer

Loreto Garza image
Status inactive
Division super lightweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Reach 72″/183cm
Debut 1983-02-01
Born 1962-05-23
Nationality USA
Residence Sacramento, California, USA
bouts
34
won
31
lost
2
draw
1
bouts
34
won
31
lost
2
draw
1
Status inactive
Division super lightweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Reach 72″/183cm
Debut 1983-02-01
Born 1962-05-23
Nationality USA
Residence Sacramento, California, USA

Garza started boxing amateur at 18 years old and did it for three years. He won the Golden Gloves all three years, along with other big tournaments and was also on the U.S. boxing team.Garza turned pro in 1982 at the age of 21. Working his way up the ranks, he got his opportunity. In 1988, Garza won the WBC Americas light welterweight championship with a spectacular first-round knockout of former world champion Harry Arroyo. Arroyo was knocked down three times in the fight. Later on that year, Garza knocked out former world champion Charlie Brown (other wise known as "Choo Choo" Brown) in four rounds.

Garza started boxing amateur at 18 years old and did it for three years. He won the Golden Gloves all three years, along with other big tournaments and was also on the U.S. boxing team.Garza turned pro in 1982 at the age of 21. Working his way up the ranks, he got his opportunity. In 1988, Garza won the WBC Americas light welterweight championship with a spectacular first-round knockout of former world champion Harry Arroyo. Arroyo was knocked down three times in the fight. Later on that year, Garza knocked out former world champion Charlie Brown (other wise known as "Choo Choo" Brown) in four rounds.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 25, 1993 Gilberto Flores LWLLLW Radisson Hotel, Sacramento WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 30, 1992 Tony Contreras LWLLW Sacramento WIN
KO
Nov. 15, 1991 Alberto Castro LWLWLL Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
June 14, 1991 Edwin Rosario WWWWLW Arco Arena, Sacramento World Boxing Association World Super Lightweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Dec. 1, 1990 Vinny Pazienza LWWWLW Arco Arena, Sacramento World Boxing Association World Super Lightweight

WIN
DQ
Aug. 17, 1990 Juan Martin Coggi WWWWWW Palais des Congres d'Acropolis, Nice World Boxing Association World Super Lightweight

WIN
Majority decision
Feb. 5, 1990 Rosenberg Rosas LLWLDD Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
Aug. 12, 1989 Frankie Warren LWWWWW Arco Arena, Sacramento USBA Super Lightweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
May 15, 1989 Francisco Tomas da Cruz LWWWLL Radisson Hotel, Sacramento WIN
Technical knockout
March 5, 1989 Manuel Nery LLL Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
Jan. 25, 1989 Joe Manley WLWLDW Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
July 23, 1988 Stewart Baynes LLLWWW Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
Technical knockout
April 22, 1988 Harry Arroyo WLWWWW Arco Arena, Sacramento World Boxing Council Continental Americas Super Lightweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 12, 1988 Charlie Brown LWWLLL Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
Sept. 25, 1987 Javier Juarez L Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
Sept. 1, 1987 Amy Pacana WLDLLL Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
July 1, 1987 Gary Williams WWWLLL Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
May 21, 1987 Willie Montana WWWWWL Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
March 9, 1987 Mauricio Nava Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
Sept. 27, 1986 Roberto Garcia LLLLLL Caesars Tahoe, Stateline WIN
KO
July 20, 1986 Roberto Garcia LLDLLL Caesars Tahoe, Winners All Outdoor Stadium, Stateline WIN
Technical knockout
June 5, 1986 Erwin Brown L Arco Arena, Sacramento WIN
KO
Feb. 23, 1986 Chauncey Hayes WWLWWL Auditorium, Richmond WIN
Unanimous decision
Aug. 15, 1985 Rene Hedman WWWWLW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
Technical knockout
June 18, 1985 Ernie Landeros WWWWWW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento DRAW
Points
July 3, 1984 Mario Castro L Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
KO
April 3, 1984 Jerry Lewis LWWLLL Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
KO
March 6, 1984 Peter Cunningham WWWW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
Points
Nov. 15, 1983 Francisco Tomas da Cruz WWWLWW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento LOSS
Technical knockout
Oct. 25, 1983 Jose Resendez LLLWLL Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
KO
Oct. 21, 1983 Howard Smith LLLL Vallejo WIN
KO
June 21, 1983 Francisco Estrella Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
KO
April 5, 1983 James Sowell LWWLLL Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
KO
Feb. 1, 1983 Don Canada Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
KO