Prospect Mark Reyes Jr. Focuses on Dishing Out, Giving Back

ARTICLE FROM BOXINGSCENE.COM by Lyle Fitzsimmons.

The motivations to fight come from myriad places.

For some it’s money. Others dwell on fame. And still others just have a thing for violent interaction.

But prospect Mark Reyes Jr. is a little bit different.

Make no mistake, the Tampa-based welterweight is perfectly comfortable with the extreme elements of his occupation – namely punching a foe to the point of surrender or humane intervention, as he’s done in five of seven pro bouts, all wins – but there’s another distinct layer beneath the brawny exterior.

And it’s driven him to channel that strength in a more charitable manner, too.