Garvin Sawyer

15 16 0
10 KOs 7 KOs
division heavy
status inactive
bouts 31
rounds 173
KOs 32.26%
career 1955-1963
debut 1955-11-14

ID# 020081
sex male
nationality USA
stance orthodox
residence Arnold, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place Gates, Tennessee, USA

Boxing Pro 31 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1963-02-25 Bob Cleroux 37 4 1
Paul Sauve Arena, Montreal
L-TKO
1:07    ref: Nick Nickolo
1963-01-18 Giorgio Masteghin 9 2 0
PalaEur, Roma
L-PTS
La Boxe nel Mondo Sport Match 5/2/1963
1962-11-09 Giorgio Masteghin 9 1 0
PalaEur, Roma
W-KO
La Boxe nel Mondo Sport Match 20/11/1962
1962-03-30 Franco De Piccoli 14 0 0
Roma
L-TKO
1:30    
La Boxe nel Mondo Sport Match 20/4/1962
1962-02-05 Cortez Stewart 19 2 0
Caracas
L-KO
1961-02-22 Eddie Machen 35 3 1
Memorial Civic Auditorium, Stockton
L-KO
1960-03-21 Alejandro Lavorante 5 1 0
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio
L-KO
Sawyer was down four times during the bout.
1959-12-14 Donnie Fleeman 30 6 1
Memorial Auditorium, Dallas
L-UD
ref: Homer Hendrix 92-97   Norman Levinson 94-98   Gerald Miller 95-99
Sawyer was down in the 10th round.
1959-08-11 Eddie Machen 28 1 1
Memorial Auditorium, Fresno
L-PTS
ref: Frank Manfredo 89-100
Sawyer was knocked down four times
1959-05-12 Pat McMurtry 30 3 1
Auditorium, Portland
L-UD
ref: Ralph Gruman 92-99   Stan Blank 93-98   Andy Crabtree 93-99
1959-02-24 Dan Hodge 6 1 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L-KO
1:42    ref: Bill Regan
1959-02-03 Ollie Wilson 10 16 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W-KO
1:41    
Ring October 1959 p50
1958-10-28 Dick Richardson 25 8 2
Harringay Arena, Harringay
L-PTS
1958-01-01 Zora Folley 38 2 1
Capitol Arena, Washington
L-UD
ref: Charley Reynolds 77-100   Norvel Lee 76-100   Harry Volkman 76-100

1957-10-21 Bob Satterfield 48 25 4
Enright Theatre, Pittsburgh
L-SD
ref: Ernie Sesto 44-46   George Lupinacci 45-44   George Martzo 44-46
Sawyer was down in the tenth round.
1957-09-09 Willie Coleman 3 1 0
Arnold
W-TKO
1957-06-06 Henry Hall 57 22 7
High School Gym, Arnold
W-UD
1957-05-04 Henry Hall 56 22 7
Arnold
L-SD
1957-04-06 Bert Whitehurst 22 10 2
High School Gym, Arnold
L-SD
1957-03-02 Calvin Butler 12 6 0
High School Gym, Arnold
W-TKO
1957-01-19 Embrel Davidson 36 5 0
High School Gym, Arnold
W-KO
"(Sawyer) on the brink of getting stretched himself, came roaring back to knock out big Embrell Davidson of Detroit." (Ring Magazine, April 1957)
1956-12-08 Willard Williams 2 0 0
High School Gym, Arnold
W-KO
1956-09-26 Howie Turner 19 2 5
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W-SD
1956-08-31 Claude Renfro 1 0 0
Sicks' Stadium, Seattle
W-KO
1956-07-09 Charley Tilden 1 2 0
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W-KO
1956-05-21 Dave Bailey 7 1 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L-TKO
2:25    ref: Joe LoScalzo
Sawyer was knocked down three times, forcing an automatic stoppage.
1956-03-09 Mickey Carter 10 9 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-TKO
1956-02-03 Jackie Harris 17 19 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-PTS
1955-12-06 Sammy Jackson 5 5 0
War Memorial Auditorium, Rochester
W-KO
0:34    ref: Frank Powderly
1955-11-14 George Washington 11 29 0
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence
W-PTS
1955-08-29 Calvin Wilson 12 0 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-PTS