Phillip Luna.jpg

Phillip Luna is retiring after 42 years. Luna trained boxers, including, from front row, left are up and comers, Fabian Acevedo, Leo Machado and Allan Osoria; back row Jorge Alverado (2001-2011), Fabian Guel (2005-current), Ricardo Esquivel (1999-2013), Greg Brennan (1994-current), Phillip Luna (1978-2021), Reginald Lattimer (2010-2018) and Freddy Santos (2011-current).

ANGLETON — After 42 years of training, mentoring, sharing and running the Angleton Boxing Club, Phillip Luna has decided to call it a career.

At the age of 80 years old, Luna was ready to move on.

Joel Luna is sports editor for The Facts. Contact him at 979-237-0160 or at joel.luna@thefacts.com.

Recommended for you

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.