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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Fort Myers PAL Boxers Win Six Championships

2018 Winning Team

The Fort Myers Police Athletic League (PAL) boxers competed in the USA Boxing 2018 Florida State Champions in Palatka, Florida on November 2,3 and 4 and brought back six state championships and one silver award. Coach Jose Ojeda along with Assistant Coach Rudy Martinez took their team of 7 boxers to the competition and all won individual awards along with the team trophy as Best Team of Show and MVP Award in the Junior category. “This team has worked very hard to prepare for competition and to come home with all these individual trophies as well as best team is a tribute to their determination and drive,” said Coach Ojeda.


Awards went to the following boxers in these categories:

Danilo Diez (15) Junior Open 132lbs.

Terry Sanders (10) Peewee 90lbs.

Nate Martinez (13) Intermediate 101lbs.

Josiah Vasquez (12) Intermediate 119lbs.

Jayden Pozo (16) Junior Novice 125lbs.

Jeremy Pozo (16) Junior Novice 132lbs.

Kejuan Saez (13) Intermediate Sliver 2nd place.

Danilo Diez (15) MVP Award Junior Category.


Along with the Best of Show Team Trophy.


The Fort Myers PAL program is supervised by Officer Lamar Campbell and is part of Chief Derrick Diggs Community Engagement Initiative. The program is designed to bring sports programs to young children and teenagers that promote strong character and positive life skills through athletic, educational and civic activities. For more information on participation or sponsorship contact Officer Campbell at (239) 284-0112 or email lcampbell@fmpolice.com.

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Pictures attached – 1.) Coach Jose Ojeda with Best of Show Team Trophy

2.) FMPD PAL Boxing Team - Head Coach Jose Ojeda, Danilo Diez, Terry Sanders, Nate Martinez, Josiah Bravo Vasquez, Jayden Pozo, Jeremy Pozo, Asst. Coach Rudy Martinez, Kejuan Saez.Coach with Trophy


2018 Winning Team

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