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Golden Gloves boxing Saturday at Wadena Armory

Wadena will host its second Golden Gloves Boxing card this Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Wadena Armory, starting at 7:30 p.m.

Wadena boxers will take on fighters from Fergus Falls, Brainerd, Leech Lake, Detroit Lakes, St. Cloud and Duluth, with 12 bouts scheduled.

The main event pits 176-pound DeWayne Steward of Wadena against J.R. Robinson of Leech Lake. Other featured bouts will include 170-pound Trent Petro of Wadena vs. Detroit Lakes' own Shane Kern (172 pounds); and Cory Thompson, a 180-pounder from Detroit Lakes, against Romondo Papasdora, a 182-pound fighter from Leech Lake.

Other Wadena boxers participating in the event include Cody McManigle (138 pounds); Elliot Sandberg (190 pounds); Chris Steward (75 pounds); Jeremy McDonald (132 pounds); Brandon Smith (147 pounds); Billy Fletcher (142 pounds); and Travis Petro (158 pounds).

Making their boxing debuts will be Colter Ehrmantraut (70 pounds) and Albert Bolt (70 pounds), both of Wadena.