NEW YORK (December 21, 2018) — Tonight, Boxing’s deepest management stable, Split-T Management is set to debut two more of the brightest prospects in the sport.
17 year-old Diego Pacheco of Los Angeles will see action in Mexico, while Rolando Vargas will take on Jessi Hackett in Columbus, Ohio.
Pacheco of Los Angeles was an eight-time National champion, and was the number-one middleweight in both the United States and Mexico.
He will take on Luis Gonzalez (3-3, 1 KO) of Sonora, Mexico in a scheduled four-round bout that will take place in Tijuana..
Pacheco, who is promoted by Matchroom Boxing, weighed in at 159 lbs. at Friday’s weigh in.
Pacheco was a 2017 National Junior Golden Gloves champion, and the 2018 United States Junior Olympic National champion.
Vargas of Milwaukee, is a 2017 National Junior Olympic Champion, will take on undefeated Jessi Hackett (1-0) in a junior welterweight bout, scheduled for four-rounds. That contest will take place on an event that will also feature, Vargas’ Split-T Management stablemates, Charles Conwell, Isaiah Steen and Ardreal Holmes.