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Golden Gloves boxers fight Dec. 21

The Golden Gloves boxing season has arrived.

The first home card of the season for golden gloves boxing will be Dec. 21 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Wadena Armory.

Boxers from Wadena, St. Cloud, Willmar, Detroit Lakes, the Iron Range and White Earth are scheduled to box Saturday night. Twelve bouts are scheduled including a possible female boxing match. The main event will feature Wadena's two-time regional champion John Johnson, weighing in at 138 lbs. Johnson will take on Willmar boxer Eloy Zavala, a Minnesota state USA champion.

Also featured will be Wadena's Elliot Stoll, weighing in at 235 lbs and boxing his first bout against Juan Del Angel, a super heavyweight from St. Cloud.

Other boxers include Shane Motschenbacher (165 lbs), Joe Mench (172 lbs), Tristan Powers (100 lbs.), Colter Dickman (185 lbs.) and female boxer Anissa Mench (122 lbs.).