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Ben Ott throws a big right hand in his heavyweight fight with St. Cloud's Eric Lamb.

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Wadena boxers claimed victories in eight of their 10 fights Saturday night as the first local Golden Gloves card of the season packed the Wadena Armory.

Trent Petro won the main event over 2009 National Indian champion Glenn Sommars of White Earth. Petro racked up some good body shots in posting a decision in the four-round fight.

Ben Ott out-scored St. Cloud's Eric Lamb in a heavyweight bout.

Travis Petro engaged in a wild three-round battle with Fergus Falls' Jesse Wannemacher and came out on top in a close decision.

Cody McManigle shook off a first round trip to the canvas and decisioned 135-pound opponent Sergio Garcia of Fergus Falls.

Justin Isaacson was able to score a second round RSC over Leech Lake opponent Noylan Coyle in their heavyweight match.

Jeremy Hoemberg combined size with speed in stopping Fergus Falls' James Drewelow in a 150-pound fight.

Walkover victories went to Wadena's Albert Boldt and Taylor Geiser.

Wadena's Shane Motschenbacher lost his 125-pound bout by decision to St. Cloud's Jordan LeMieur.

Cody Reberg of St. Cloud stopped Jeremy McDonald on a first round RSC in their 145-pound fight.

Fergus Falls' Tanner Hultin overcame Detroit Lakes' Christian Andvik with a decision at 162. Willmar's Santo Reyes stopped Leech Lake's Dana Canty on a second round RSC. Chad Aldrich of St. Cloud won a decision over Fergus Falls' Adam Drewelow at 130.