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Aggie Fight Night

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Photo by Jesse Everett

Aggie Fight night was held in Shiner Park on Northgate, the bar district of College Station.

Aggie Fight Night is a charity event that featured 20 amateur fighters and 10 matches of weight classes varying from 145 to over 200 pounds. The fighters were from organizations in the Bryan/College Station area and Texas A&M Greek life. All the proceeds will go to the Huntsman Cancer Institute. 

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  • Spectators crowded every ledge to see the first fight of the night between sophomore Marshall Miller and junior Andrew Houghton that started at 5:45.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Junior Andrew Houghton celebrates with the fans after winning his fight.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Aggie Fight Night is a charity event in which all the proceeds go to the Huntsman Cancer Institute.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Colby Hagler from ATO sneaks an uppercut during his match in the 150 pound division.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Jacob Thurman of SAE stares down his opponent mid-fight.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • The ring official lifts Colby Hagler’s hand to signify him winning the fight by judges’ decision.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Fans cheer on SAE’s Conner Wiley as his coach helps him strap on protective gear before the fight.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Jacob Reidel, a fighter for Vanguard, went down during his fight and was unable to continue the match.

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  • Senior Chris Salas wraps up his opponent.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Senior Chris Salas celebrates after defeating Mike O’Reilley of SAE.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Junior Connor Whitaker connects with his punch on sophomore Jose Rodriguez of ATO.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Junior Josh Stegall from ATO is hit by Sigma Chi’s Reed Navarra.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Aggie Fight Night is a USA Boxing sanctioned event, following the official guidelines for the fights.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Sigma Chi’s Reed Navarra walks out of the ring victorious after the official stopped the match.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Sophomore Judd Oefinger stares down his opponent before the fight.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Sophomore Judd Oefinger of BYX defeated SAE’s sophomore Gunnar Smith.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Sophomore Dalton Carson lands a punch on Shiner’s Connor Cross.

    Photo by Jesse Everett
  • Official gives boxer an eight count during the bout. 

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  • Shiner’s Connor Cross won the final fight of the night. There was a scheduled fight to follow but the event was shut down early due to fighting in the crowd.

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