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North Carolina lightweight champion is more than a boxer

Stevie "The Answer" Massey is a tough guy with a big heart.

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Charlotte, N.C. | Stevie Massey is an all-action fighter with his sights set on becoming a boxing star. Massey, the current North Carolina Lightweight Champion, stands at 5'6'' 130 lbs and appears to not only be in his physical prime but also growing in confidence. 

Stevie "The Answer" Massey was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. His boxing training began locally at Charlotte Boxing Academy, under the direction of coach Patrick Brown. At age 16, coach Shawn Jackson assumed the role in tandem with Stevie's father (Coach Stevie Massey). Having family support and involvement provides a strong foundation that Massey does not take for granted.

STEVIE MASSEY AND HIS FATHER, COACH MASSEY
  • Stevie Massey and his father, Coach Massey

At 26, Stevie has an impressive record, stacked with 10 professional wins, and only 1 defeat. Even more noteworthy, Massey has accomplished this while maintaining his full-time employment. Stevie has self-financed his boxing career which does not come cheap. Just some of the inevitable costs associated with professional boxing include nutritional meal preparation, gym fees, sparring, opponent stipends, uniforms, equipment, travel, and promotional surplus. Massey's investment into his growth as a professional boxer shows his dedication to the sport and willingness to sacrifice and give it his all.

Massey arguably gets his resilience from his mother. His mom successfully battled and defeated breast cancer. Together with his family, Stevie is actively involved in supporting breast cancer education, awareness, and research.

STEVIE MASSEY AND FAMILY
  • Stevie Massey and family

Stevie Massey is a tough guy with a big heart. Balancing his professional training and work is no easy task and he does it all while maintaining close relationships with family and loved ones. Massey is very dedicated to his family and especially embraces being an uncle. He donates 10% of his fight purse to the non-profit, “CyrasWay” in honor of his niece. Massey's niece Cyra was diagnosed with Autism at the age of 2. This non-profit assists local single families with children who have disabilities. Stevie enjoys giving back to our community and often spends any free time mentoring local youth. He remains consistent and active in their lives to ensure school and education remain a priority. Massey communicates the importance of having a strong academic focus. His constant encouragement gives students the extra support many so desperately need from someone they look up to. 

Stevie's season is swinging back into full gear with fight camp starting this week. As he prepares to take his career to the next level and compete more frequently, he will need financial backing through sponsorships. Massey's sponsorships come with unique event opportunities and a chance to market in the boxing industry.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, you can email [email protected]

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