Joe Muscato

31 11 1
15 KOs 10 KOs
division heavy
status inactive
bouts 43
rounds 241
KOs 34.88%
career 1941-1949
debut 1941-10-22

ID# 026940
sex male
alias Sergeant
nationality USA
stance orthodox
height 6′ 1″   /   185cm
residence Buffalo, New York, USA
birth place Dunkirk, New York, USA

Boxing Pro 43 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1949-09-27 Bill Weinberg 41 18 5
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
L-KO
1:16    ref: Fred Stanton
1949-05-03 Henry Jones 13 13 3
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Fred Stanton 6-2   Eddie Schellerman 7-3   Leo Stachowiak 7-3
1949-04-04 Willie Davis 13 24 4
Edgerton Park Arena, Rochester
W-KO
2:16    ref: Phil Reichert   Harold Bircher   Alex Burke
1948-03-29 Johnny Flynn 30 27 2
Sports Arena, Rochester
L-KO
2:49    ref: Joey Manuel   Harold Bircher   Alex Burke
Flynn threw a punch on the break, landing squarely on Muscato's jaw.
1948-03-02 Enrique Felpi 9 4 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Luke Carr 7-3   Anse Carroll 8-2   Eddie Schellerman 6-2
1948-01-19 Teddy Randolph 20 25 6
Arena, New Haven
W-PTS
ref: Billy Taylor 50-35
1947-11-25 Teddy Randolph 19 24 6
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Eddie Seres 6-3   Fred Hegnauer 6-4   Eddie Schellerman 8-1
1947-06-25 Abel Cestac 18 6 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
L-KO
2:17    ref: Lou Scozza
1947-05-07 Pat Comiskey 60 8 1
Armory, Newark
L-KO
2:49    ref: Paul Cavalier
1947-04-23 Johnny Flynn 28 24 2
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-KO
1:48    ref: Luke Carr
1947-03-19 Freddie Schott 43 5 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-KO
2:44    ref: Luke Carr
1947-02-18 Johnny Shkor 25 9 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Eddie Seres 5-3   Frank Fisher 6-4   Johnny Sturges 8-2
1946-12-10 Melio Bettina 75 12 3
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
L-TKO
1:46    ref: Luke Carr
1946-11-12 Lee Oma 45 20 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
L-UD
ref: Eddie Seres 4-6   Fred Hegnauer 4-6   Eddie Schellerman 3-6
1946-10-15 Arturo Godoy 78 17 9
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Luke Carr 8-2   Eddie Schellerman 4-3   Leo Stachowiak 5-3
1946-07-29 Bill Weinberg 30 6 4
Civic Stadium, Buffalo
W-UD
1946-05-27 Joe Matisi 13 1 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
L-KO
1946-04-16 Gunnar Barlund 51 26 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Eddie Seres 7-3   Anse Carroll 8-2   Fred Hegnauer 7-3
1946-04-02 Bob Miller 3 4 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-TKO
1:33    ref: Luke Carr
1946-03-04 Buddy Knox 114 32 10
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
ref: Eddie Seres 10-0   Willie DeJames 9-1   Leo Stachowiak 10-0

1946-02-19 Jimmy Crawford 2 11 3
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-KO
1:27    ref: Lou Scozza
Muscato's post war debut. (see Bio)
1943-09-02 Jay D Turner 25 23 5
Sportatorium, Dallas
W-UD
1943-01-11 Johnny Denson 38 4 4
Marigold Gardens, Chicago
W-KO
1942-12-07 Clayton Worlds 2 0 1
Marigold Gardens, Chicago
W-UD
1942-11-30 Frank Greene 9 11 1
Marigold Gardens, Chicago
W-KO
1942-11-13 Altus Allen 17 8 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L-KO
The date of this fight is shown incorrectly as November 2, 1942 in Muscato's record in The Ring Record Book.
1942-10-19 Wallace Cross 15 10 2
Laurel Garden, Newark
L-KO
0:39    ref: Joe Mangold
1942-10-12 Vincent Calzaretto 7 6 2
Marigold Gardens, Chicago
W-UD
1942-08-24 Larry Lane 43 11 3
Meadowbrook Bowl, Newark
L-TKO
ref: Al Goldie
1942-07-23 Jimmy Bivins 27 5 0
Arena, Cleveland
L-KO
0:57    
Muscato could not overcome the two low blows from Bivins in prior round.
1942-06-23 Lem Franklin 30 7 1
Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland
W-TKO
2:58    ref: Joe Sedley
1942-05-21 Jim Robinson 31 17 1
Edgerton Park Arena, Rochester
W-KO
2:59    ref: Joey Manuel   Joe Oca   Lew Smith
1942-04-17 Jack Savage 5 3 1
Arena, Cleveland
W-KO
1942-04-04 Al Boros 33 25 2
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
1942-03-26 Johnny Flynn 12 12 2
Knights of Columbus Auditorium, Rochester
W-UD
For WNY Heavyweight Championship title
1942-03-11 Charley Roth 11 10 3
Arena, Cleveland
W-TKO
1942-02-24 Bill Petersen 18 4 1
Arena, Cleveland
W-KO
1942-02-12 Teddy Yarosz 107 17 3
Knights of Columbus Auditorium, Rochester
W-UD
ref: Joey Manuel   Joe Oca   Lew Smith
1942-01-08 Ralph Coslosky 1 2 0
Knights of Columbus Auditorium, Rochester
W-KO
0:56    ref: Joey Manuel   Howard L Bancroft   Joe Oca
1941-12-10 Billy Nichy 44 23 2
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-UD
1941-11-12 Johnny Flynn 9 11 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
D-PTS
1941-10-22 Joe O'Gatty 14 22 5
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-TKO
1:31    ref: Luke Carr
O'Gatty substituted for Cyclone Williams who dropped out at last minute
1941-09-22 Jimmy Boyle 15 5 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W-TKO
2:55    ref: Lou Scozza