Jerome Bourne was victorious in the First Round of NY Golden Gloves! Jerome’s superior strength and conditioning was the difference in his closely contested fight, as Jerome was able to bully his opponent throughout the fight, landing the more aggressive power punches.. Competing in the 178lb division, he earned an unanimous decision victory and a trip to the second round of the NY Golden Gloves. Jerome was coached and cornered by his TSMMA Elmwood Park Instructor Will Hamilton and TSMMA Boxing Coach Ray Velez. Stayed tuned for more coverage from the 2012 NY Golden Gloves, including Damien Bailey’s 2nd round fight this Friday, and Michael Fischetti’s open class debut.