Lynn boxer Danny Avery (right), who fought in 13 professional fights from 1980-1985, died Thursday at the age of 60. (Courtesy Photo)

Lynn boxer Danny Avery dies at 60

Lynn boxer Danny Avery, who fought 13 professional bouts during a five-year career in the 1980s, died Thursday. He was 60 years old. 

Avery, a Lynn Classical graduate, trained with the Petronelli brothers out of Brockton, who were also the trainers of International Boxing Hall of Famer and fellow Massachusetts native Marvin Hagler.

Avery, a southpaw, finished his professional career with a 7-4-1 record. He won his debut fight against Leo Costello on June 19, 1980 at the University of Puget Sound Fieldhouse in Tacoma, Wash. He fought several fig…

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