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Boxing

Thompson, Ralph R
Format
Online; Still Image
Date Created
1948
Description
"University of Virginia - Virginia's Eastern Intercollegiate Championship boxing team, with six individual champions (left to right) Allan Hollingsworth, 125-pound champ; Grover Masterson, 130-pound champ; Jimmy, Basil, and Joe Marigliatta, brothers, 135, 145, and 155-pound champions; Bolling Izard, 165; Ralph Shoaf, 175-pound champion; and Lapsley Hamblin, heavyweight, with Coach Al York. Portrait in background on wall is of famed Johnny LaRowe, who developed so many fine boxing teams and who has been memorialized by the John S. LaRowe Trophy, awarded each year to the boxer most exemplifying sportsmanship in the National Intercollegiate Boxing Championships." Athletics - Sports - Boxing. 1 b&w photograph.
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints00672
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