Undefeated Conto to fight at 2300 Arena Oct. 29

Sonny Conto is an undefeated heavyweight from South Philadelphia. Photo courtesy of Shot by Barbuto

South Philadelphia native Sonny Conto  will put his undefeated record (10-0, 8 KO’s) on the line on Oct. 29 at the 2300 Arena on Swanson Street in South Philly.

Conto will take on James Bryant (6-1, 4 KOs) of Pittsburgh in the six-round main event of a Joe Hand Promotions card. Tickets are $55, $75, $100 and $150 on sale at www.2300Arena.com.

Joining Conto on the card is Bryce Mills (9-1, 4 KOs) of Liverpool, NY, who will look for his fourth consecutive victory when he takes on Larry Fryers (11-5-1, 4 KOs) of Yonkers via Ireland, in a six-round junior welterweight bout. 

Devin Gantt (1-0, 1 KO) of Sicklerville, NJ, will see action in a four-round featherweight bout following his impressive third-round stoppage over Taijiro Arakawa on September 1st.  

Tariq Green (2-1, 1 KO) of Philadelphia, PA, will take on Everlon Still (2-2, 1 KO) of Voorhees, NJ in a four-round super middleweight contest. Carlos Marrero (3-8-3) of Bridgeport, CT, will be fighting Tyree Arnold (1-4) of Philadelphia in a four-round junior welterweight fight. Shane Slocumb of Philadelphia will be making his pro debut in a heavyweight fight against an opponent to be named.

Juan Davila (1-0, 1 KO) of Franklinville, NJ, will take on an opponent in a four-round lightweight bout. Tyler Zwicharowksi (1-0, 1 KO) of Philadelphia will take on an opponent to be named in a four-round middleweight fight.