Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Home for Little Ray.(Final)

Byline: Dennis Latta Journal Staff Writer

Sanchez Set For A Bout at RGHS

On Aug. 9, Albuquerque's Little Ray Sanchez almost will be able to walk to work.

Sanchez, a professional boxer who graduated from Rio Grande two years ago, plans to hold a fight card in the gym at his old high school.

Sanchez (8-1) will be in the main event. Heavyweight David Rodriguez (11-0) of El Paso, who's trained by Louie Burke in Las Cruces, will be in one semifinal. Tony Valdez (5-1) of Espanola will be in the other.

Opponents should be signed by the end of the week.

The card includes four to six amateur bouts and five pro fights and will be promoted by KOX Productions of Espanola. …

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