In this edition of the Sports Desk, Van Tate talks with current WBO Youth Featherweight Title holder Jason Sanchez, and about his upcoming world title fight with current WBO Featherweight Title holder Oscar Valdez.
“It motivates me more just knowing that I am the underdog and in a way, I train harder just to show everyone,” said Jason Sanchez.
Van then has an update with Friday night’s Jackson Wink Fight Night 5 fight card, which is also honoring Fresquez Productions 25th anniversary.
Meanwhile, Donald Cowboy Cerrone is also making headlines, as reports are saying that the locally trained fighter is set to fight Tony Ferguson on July 8 in Chicago, Illinois, a part of UFC 238.
Van then has an update from UNM track and field, and then the 2019 NMAA State High School Track and Field State Championship. Class A-3A started events on Friday at the UNM Track and Field Complex, action will go through Saturday afternoon.
Van then wraps up the Sports Desk with an update from former Lobo WR Delane Hart-Johnson and the New Mexico United.