NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – The parking lot of El Jalapeno restaurant in Niles will look a bit different this upcoming weekend.
El Jalapeno is set to host an amateur boxing event on Saturday, May 7.
The Youngstown Salem Boxing Club’s “Fight 2 Unite” event will feature 20 bouts with 14 local fighters, as well as out-of-town fighters.
Niles native and the 1979 New Jersey Middleweight Boxing Champion Gregg “Rusty” Rosenberger will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award before the event.
Doors open on Saturday at 5 p.m., with the first fight slated for 6 p.m.