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The Cyber Boxing Zone Encyclopedia -- Old Timer

Eddie "Spike" McAvoy

BORN Resided in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
WEIGHT 133-145 lbs
1902
Nov 15 Kid Allen                    Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec  6 Tommy Hooker                 Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  6
Dec 14 Kid Walsh                    Philadelphia, Pa                 KO  2
Dec 20 Johnny "Spotty" Clifford     Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 27 Johnny Allen                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1903
Jan  3 Gus Erbe                     Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jan 10 Jimmy Edwards                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jan 16 "Young" Joe Riley            Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jan 27 Jack Murphy                  Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  3
Jan 30 Pat Daly                     Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  1
Feb  7 George Walker                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb  9 Young Mullen                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb 14 Joe "Buck" Kelly             Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb 21 George Walker                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Mar 21 Billy Willis                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Mar 31 George Walker                Philadelphia, Pa                 LT  4
          -McAvoy injured a hand
Apr 20 George Walker                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
May  1 John Loxley                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
May 15 Jack Powderly                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
May 18 Joe McCarthy                 Philadelphia, Pa                 LT  1
Jul  2 Johnny Allen                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jul 27 Kid Allen                    Chester, Pa                      ND  6
Jul 30 Buck Lincoln                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jul 31 Eddie Haney                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Aug 10 George Walker                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep 15 Eddie Haney                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep 25 Eddie Haney                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep 29 Eddie Haney                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Oct 30 Young Murray                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1904
Jan  9 Frank Wilson                 Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  3
Jan 16 Young Schneider              Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  1
Jan 23 George Kester                Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  5
Feb  8 Johnny Murray                Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  4
Feb 26 Johnny Murray                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb 29 Billy Manning                Chester, Pa                      ND  6
Mar  5 Jimmy McHale                 Philadelphia, Pa                 KO  3
Mar 19 Frank Bradley                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
May  7 Hugh Dougherty               Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep  2 Joe Mace                     Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep 28 Kid Wilson                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Nov 19 Jack Hagan                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Nov 26 George Kester                Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  2
Dec  3 Frank Bradley                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 10 Jack Hagan                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 17 Tommy Downs                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 31 Sammy Myers                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1905
Jan 21 Johnny Ruse                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb 11 Jimmy Bonner                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb 20 Joe Mace                     Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Feb 28 George Walker                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Mar  6 Young Otto                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Mar 17 Young Erne                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Mar 18 Young Otto                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Apr  8 Matthew "Matty" Baldwin      Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Apr 28 Billy Glover                 Chelsea, Ma                      LF  6
Oct 21 Eddie Carter                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 11 John "Kid" Gleason           Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 22 Eddie Carter                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1906
Jul 19 "Young" Joe Grim             Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Nov 16 Billy "Kidder" Kimble        Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 10 George Kester                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1907
May  2 Willie Riley                 New Haven, Ct                    LT  7
May 30 Harry Gardner                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jun  5 Eddie Carter                 Philadelphia, Pa                 NC  5
          -The fight was stopped due to the men repeatedly fouling each other

1908
May  7 Kid Carter                   New York, NY                     ND  4
Jun  2 Dan Savage                   New York, NY                     ND  6
Jul 14 Barney "Young" Ford          Philadelphia, Pa                 NC  3
Jul 23 Barney "Young" Ford          Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Aug 20 Jess Schaffer                Philadelphia, Pa                 KO  2
Aug 25 Edward "Dimp" O'Donnell      Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep  3 Johnny Hogan                 Philadelphia, Pa                 KO  5
Sep  7 Tommy "Kid" Love             Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Sep 19 Danny Travers                Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  2
Sep 26 Chick Hudson                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Oct  5 Johnny Hogan                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Oct 16 Jim Trenwith                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Oct 19 Johnny Dougherty             Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Oct 23 Eddie Carter                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Nov  2 Jack Hagan                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Nov  3 Edward "Dimp" O'Donnell      Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Dec 17 Johnny Hogan                 Lancaster, Pa                    KO  1
Dec 18 Al Grander                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1909
Jan 14 Leo Houck                    Lancaster, Pa                    ND  6
Feb 15 Johnny "Kid" Egan            Philadelphia, Pa                 TK  6
Mar 10 Charley "Twin" Miller        Essington, Pa                     W 10
Mar 18 Battling Kelly               Baltimore, Md                    TK 11
Apr 19 Johnny Dougherty             Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Apr 29 Billy Manning                Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
May 11 Johnny Willetts              Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Jul 18 Johnny Willetts              Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Oct 14 Young Otto                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Nov  3 Peck Miller                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1910
Feb 18 Tommy Coyne                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
Mar 24 Harry Cutch                  Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6
May 10 Walter Little                Atlanta, Ga                       W 10
May 27 Winfield "Dummy" Decker      Savannah, Ga                      W 15
Jun 30 Tommy Howell                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1911
May 18 Jimmy Martin                 Philadelphia, Pa                 NC  4

1912
Dec 19 Billy Kolb                   Philadelphia, Pa                 LK  3

1913
Jan  9 Sammy Willis                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6

1921
Jul  2 Mike Russell                 Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  8

*** The Following Bout Is Reported But Not Confirmed ***

1905
Oct 20 Young Otto                   Philadelphia, Pa                 ND  6


*** Much Data Was Provided By William Schutte and Luckett Davis ***

Review courtesy of Tracy Callis, Historian, International Boxing Research Organization