Boxing event scheduled for Paine College

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Augusta Sports Council announces the CSRA Fight Party Round 1 Boxing event to take place Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 7 p.m. at Paine College's Heal Complex.

Divante Jones, a lightweight boxer and Hephzibah native, is scheduled to box at this event. Jones looks to stay undefeated in his first bout in Augusta as a professional boxer.

The event expects to bring in 2500 attendees with athletes competing on a regional level. Lando Sports started in 2006, and has partnered with several sporting events in the Augusta area. Tickets are $20 for general admission, $30 for premium seating, and $45 for ringside seats. The Heal Complex is located at 1255 Druid Park Avenue.

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