Lew Jenkins

ID# 009466

Pro Boxing
73 41 5
51 KOs 12 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 119
rounds 779
KOs 42.86%

status inactive
career 1935-1950
birth name Verlin E. Jenkins
alias Sweetwater Swatter
born 1916-12-04
nationality
USA
death date 1981-10-30 / age 64
debut 1935-07-08
division light
stance orthodox
height 5′ 8″   /   173cm
reach
68″   /   173cm
residence
Sweetwater, Texas, USA
birth place
Milburn, Texas, USA

Pro Boxing Career

119 boutspage
1
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1950-04-14 Beau Jack 81 17 4
Uline Arena, Washington
L
TKO
1950-03-06 Carmen Basilio 18 2 2
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
L
MD
1950-01-31 Rafael Lastre 20 4 2
Sports Arena, Toledo
L
TKO
1950-01-25 Walter Haines 22 4 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L
UD
1950-01-09 Al Pennino 40 31 7
Laurel Garden, Newark
W
KO
1949-12-19 Iggy Vaccari 25 2 0
Mechanics Building, Boston
W
TKO
1949-12-05 Johnny (Red) DeFazio 37 7 3
Laurel Garden, Newark
W
KO
1949-11-14 Calvin Smith 20 6 1
Arena, Philadelphia
L
PTS
1949-10-20 Isaac Jenkins 13 15 0
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia
W
UD
1949-09-30 Eddie Giosa 58 19 7
Arena, Philadelphia
W
UD
1949-09-21 Don Williams 42 4 0
Auditorium, Worcester
L
UD
1949-09-01 Bob Sandberg 28 1 0
Auditorium, Milwaukee
L
UD
1949-08-17 Don Williams 42 3 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester
W
UD
1949-08-01 Louis Joyce 15 6 1
Fair Grounds Arena, Allentown
W
SD
1949-07-01 Giuseppe Colasanti 5 9 1
Long Beach Stadium, Long Beach
L
SD
1949-06-21 Mario Moreno 38 20 2
Fair Grounds Arena, Allentown
W
KO
1949-06-06 Jimmy Collins 29 14 3
Toppi Stadium, Philadelphia
W
MD
1949-05-02 Eddie Giosa 55 18 6
Arena, Philadelphia
L
SD
1949-04-11 Bobby Timpson 34 24 3
Arena, Philadelphia
W
TKO
1949-03-28 Joey Carkido 53 13 6
Arena, Philadelphia
W
KO
1949-03-17 Santa Bucca 47 12 3
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia
W
KO
1949-02-28 Percy Bassett 28 1 0
Arena, Philadelphia
L
UD
1949-01-31 Chuck Burton 12 15 6
Arena, Philadelphia
W
TKO
1949-01-17 Rene Camacho 12 10 4
Arena, Philadelphia
W
TKO
1948-12-10 Andres Balderas 5 8 0
Liberty Hall, El Paso
W
KO
1946-12-20 Nick Castiglione 23 19 5
Rainbo Arena, Chicago
W
TKO
1946-12-13 Hubert Gray 9 2 1
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO
1946-11-20 Ted Garcia 46 14 9
City Auditorium, Galveston
W
TKO
1946-09-26 Tony Davila 1 3 0
Wright's Arena, Waco
W
KO
1946-06-14 Louis Flyer 33 19 9
Sportatorium, Dallas
L
KO
1946-05-21 Henry Majcher 35 14 10
Houston
L
PTS
1946-01-29 Johnny Cool 52 27 1
Manchester
W
DQ
1946-01-25 Jack Garrity 0 6 0
Young Men's Catholic Club Hall, Danbury
W
KO
1946-01-15 Jerry Zullo 28 25 3
Salem Arena, Salem
W
KO
1945-12-03 Jimmy Doyle 35 5 3
Arena, Cleveland
L
TKO
1942-12-22 John Thomas 27 0 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
L
TKO
1942-12-04 Henry Armstrong 123 16 7
Auditorium, Portland
L
TKO
1942-11-18 Chato Gonzalez 24 22 14
Las Vegas
W
KO
1942-09-22 Al Tribuani 18 2 2
Wilmington Park, Wilmington
L
UD
1942-08-27 Carmen Notch 44 16 4
Arena Gardens, Detroit
L
SD
1942-08-17 Cosby Linson 26 4 5
Victory Arena, New Orleans
L
PTS
1942-05-25 Fritzie Zivic 117 30 7
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
L
TKO
1942-05-13 Jackie Byrd 10 3 0
Rix Stadium, Hot Springs
L
PTS
1942-03-27 Mike Kaplan 46 8 6
Mechanics Building, Boston
L
UD
1942-02-17 Marty Servo 42 1 2
Arena, Philadelphia
L
UD
1941-12-19 Sammy Angott 64 16 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1941-10-06 Freddie Cochrane 64 32 8
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1941-09-12 Cleo McNeal 55 22 6
Auditorium, Minneapolis
W
KO
1941-08-04 Joey Zodda 63 51 11
Meadowbrook Bowl, Newark
W
KO
1941-05-16 Bob Montgomery 30 3 3
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1941-02-28 Lou Ambers 91 7 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1940-12-20 Fritzie Zivic 103 24 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
D
PTS
1940-11-22 Pete Lello 41 6 6
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1940-09-16 Bob Montgomery 26 1 2
Shibe Park, Philadelphia
W
UD
1940-07-17 Henry Armstrong 110 13 7
Polo Grounds, New York
L
TKO
1940-05-10 Lou Ambers 90 6 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1940-03-08 Tippy Larkin 63 6 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1940-01-24 Chino Alvarez 121 38 18
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO

1939-12-15 Billy Marquart 31 7 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1939-11-21 Mike Belloise 74 12 8
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
TKO
1939-10-10 Primo Flores 18 8 3
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
TKO
1939-09-12 Primo Flores 18 7 3
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
TKO
1939-09-05 Ginger Foran 64 15 3
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
1939-08-15 Quentin Breese 40 5 5
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1939-08-01 Joey Fontana 57 8 7
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1939-07-18 Quentin Breese 40 4 5
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1939-06-19 Jorge Morelia 10 1 2
Walkathon Arena, San Antonio
W
PTS
1939-06-05 Roberto Gomez 36 20 4
Walkathon Arena, San Antonio
W
TKO
1939-05-31 Manuel Villa II 18 12 3
40 & 8 Arena, Corpus Christi
L
PTS
1939-05-26 Jimmy Hatcher 24 4 1
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO
1939-05-13 Carlos Malacara 13 4 3
Mexico City
L
PTS
1939-05-06 Panchito Campos 2 0 0
El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City
W
KO
1939-04-29 Pedro Ortega 27 17 8
Mexico City
L
PTS
1939-03-24 Pete Lello 28 6 2
White City Arena, Chicago
L
KO
1939-03-15 Sammy Musco 61 44 18
40 & 8 Arena, Corpus Christi
W
KO
1939-03-08 KO Borrado 40 17 8
40 & 8 Arena, Corpus Christi
W
KO
1939-03-03 Jack Darcy 1 1 1
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
PTS
1939-02-24 Willie Joyce 17 1 3
White City Arena, Chicago
L
SD
1939-02-17 Willie Joyce 16 1 3
White City Arena, Chicago
L
SD
1939-02-10 Kid Leyva 18 19 9
40 & 8 Arena, Corpus Christi
W
KO
1939-01-31 Sammy Scully 1 9 4
Olympiad Arena, Houston
W
KO
1939-01-20 Willie Joyce 16 1 2
White City Arena, Chicago
D
PTS
1939-01-06 Joe Law 5 7 0
White City Arena, Chicago
W
PTS
1938-12-29 Ted Tellos 17 39 7
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
PTS
1938-12-16 Wesley Ramey 134 21 13
Sportatorium, Dallas
L
PTS

1938-12-02 Sammy Musco 58 42 15
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
UD
1938-11-17 Lew Feldman 100 43 16
Sportatorium, Dallas
L
MD
1938-11-09 Sammy Musco 58 42 14
40 & 8 Arena, Corpus Christi
D
PTS
1938-11-03 Carl Faust 0 2 2
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO

1938-10-20 Carl Faust 0 1 2
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
TKO
1938-10-06 Luis Orozco 3 2 1
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO
1938-09-30 Don Eddy 13 9 2
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
TKO
1938-09-16 Jack Griffin 10 13 3
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
PTS
1938-09-07 Cullen Williams 50 12 15
40 & 8 Arena, Corpus Christi
W
KO
1938-08-23 Zeke Castro 12 10 6
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1938-07-29 Chino Alvarez 110 35 16
Sportatorium, Dallas
L
TKO
1938-07-22 Willard Brown 147 28 15
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO
1938-05-27 Bobby Britton 20 14 3
Sportatorium, Dallas
L
KO
1938-05-13 Chief Evening Thunder 8 3 3
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO
1938-04-28 Wesley Ramey 124 18 13
Sportatorium, Dallas
L
PTS
119 boutspage
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