Rogers Boxer Earning Notice

Posted: April 5, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO ANTHONY REYES Thomas Sloman of Rogers works out Friday at his home in Rogers. Sloman recently won the 178-pound weight division of the Arkansas Gold Gloves Boxing Championships.

ROGERS -- Thomas Sloman may not have much boxing experience, but he's a fighter.


Thomas Sloman

Height: 5-foot-7

Weight: 178

Notable: Won the 178-pound novice division of the Arkansas Golden Gloves boxing championships with a first-round knockout. … Has a boxing record of 4-1 with three knockouts. … Will participate in the Mid-South Golden Gloves boxing tournament April 10-12 at North Little Rock Community Center. The tournament involves state champions from Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana and western Tennessee.

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