HAYS — Melvin Weaselboy Jr. of Billings is part of a co-main event for a fight card in Hays Thursday evening.
The boxing will take place at the Boxing & Bulls Outdoor Grounds. The gates will open at 4 p.m. with boxing set to begin at 5:30 p.m.
Weaselboy Jr., a former standout amateur is 1-0 as a pro, according to Boxrec.com. He will take on Billy Martin of Casper, Wyoming (0-1) in a heavyweight bout.
The other main event has Zoltan Petranyi of Budapest, Hungary (55-22, 18 KOs) boxing Pat Ferguson of Spokane, Washington (7-0) at cruiserweight. This is Petranyi's first fight in the United States.
Other bouts are: Desmond Johnson (Winnipeg, Manitoba) vs. Steve Villalobos (Federal Way, Washington), junior middleweights; Stephan Nava (Houston, Texas) vs. Eric Simonton (Billings), super middleweights; Starr Johnson (Houston, Texas) vs. Mike Tuttle (Biloxi, Mississippi), welterweights.
Tickets are $20 for general admission.