Name: John Verderosa
Alias: The Heat
Hometown: Staten Island, New York, USA
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record
Trainers: Teddy Atlas (Barlow and O'Grady fights)
John Verderosa won two New York Golden Gloves Championships. Verderosa won the 1975 118lb Open Championship and the 1976 126lb Open Championship. Verderosa defeated Greg Reid of the Morris Park Athletic Club in the finals to win the 1976 title. Verderosa trained at the Police Athletic Leagues 120th Precinct in Staten Island, New York.