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Leech Lake Boxers on card

Five Leech Lake Gym boxers will fight tonight on a Golden Gloves boxing card at Duluth.

Sponsored by the Horton's Gym of Duluth, the event will be staged at Grandma's Sports Garden starting at 7:15.

The first home boxing card at Leech Lake Gym is set for Nov. 28.

Boxing at Duluth will be J.R. Robinson, Michael Reyes, Damian Thompson and Charles and Roman Oothoudt.

Leech Lake Gym boxers will be included on a professional fight card at Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen Saturday. Heavyweight Romondo Papasadora will make his professional debut against a Twin Cities opponent.

Cruiserweight Nick Whiting from Bemidji will box an Iowa opponent while female boxer Concha Ross of Cass Lake will make her first pro start against a North Dakota boxer.

This will be an eight-bout pro card starting at 7 p.m.

Leech Lake Gym workouts take place each week from 5-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Veterans Memorial building.