Since 1980, the Boxing Tournament has been a staple of Greek life at the University of Tennessee. Over 1,500 fraternity men have competed in the Tournament today, with more new competitors each year. Take a look at some past winners below!
The 36th annual Boxing Tournament returned to the Knoxville Expo Center for its fourth hosting. Sigma Alpha Epsilon put up five boxers and won the overall Tournament winning their fourth straight Tournament in a row. Mitchell Sexton of Sigma Alpha Epsilon was inducted into the Hall of Fame after winning three straight championship titles.
The 35th annual Boxing Tournament returned to the Knoxville Expo Center for its third hosting. Sigma Alpha Epsilon put up six boxers and won the overall Tournament winning their third straight Tournament in a row. Trenton Elsten of Delta Tau Delta was inducted into the Hall of Fame after winning three straight championship titles.
The 34th annual Boxing Tournament was held at the Jacobs Center for the first time. Sigma Alpha Epsilon put up seven boxers across multiple weight classes and won the overall Tournament marking their second straight victory. Elliott Watson of Sigma Alpha Epsilon was inducted into the Hall of Fame for winning three straight championship titles.
Hall of Fame
|Eric Rogers||1986||Phi Delta Theta|
|Kirk Higgs||1986||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Jay Woodall||1987||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Joe Payne||1988||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Frank Slaughter||1990||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Josh Miles||1991||Phi Kappa Alpha|
|David Bradley||1992||Kappa Sigma|
|Tim Rentenbach||1993||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Scott Kincer||1996||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Justin Fox||1998||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Erick Swinson||1998||Kappa Alpha|
|Josh Daily||1999||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Shay Eskew||1999||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Austin Gilbert||2000||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Patrick Limbaugh||2001||Phi Gamma Delta|
|Elijah Moore||2004||Kappa Sigma|
|Chris Jones||2006||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Jimi Wynn||2007||Pi Kappa Alpha|
|Forrest Tuten||2009||Phi Gamma Delta|
|Nick Moore||2009||Pi Kappa Alpha|
|Brad Butkowski||2011||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Buck Sheesley||2012||Phi Sigma Kappa|
|Daniel Kail||2012||Lambda Chi Alpha|
|Bener Oguz||2013||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Elliott Watson||2014||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|
|Trenton Elsten||2015||Delta Tau Delta|
|Mitchell Sexton||2016||Sigma Alpha Epsilon|