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March 8, 2012
Boxing: Zavala posts win at Wadena, Reyes may be through
Willmar team member Eloy Zavala, 16, won a decision fighting Wadena rival Kevin Harper on Saturday at the Wadena Armory in Region IV Golden Gloves. Harper jabbed the Willmar teen repeatedly but Zavala scored with looping hooks to win a razor-thin decision. Santo Reyes, 19, took...
March 8, 2012 - 1:28am
February 15, 2012
Boxing: Zavala wins at Wadena G.G. bouts
Eloy Zavala won a decision over a more-experienced opponent on Saturday in Region 4 Golden Gloves on Saturday at the Wadena armory. The 120-pound Willmar fighter knocked Albert Boldt (27 bouts) down in the second while carrying all three rounds. It was Zavala's seventh bout. Rookie...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 2, 2012
Willmar's Zalavas wins Medina Dinner Fights
Eloy Zavalas, Jr. of Willmar won a crowd-pleasing 3-round bout over Kevin Harper of Wadena at the Medina Ballroom in front of 480 attending the annual Dinner Fights on Saturday. The evening features the state's top boxer at a fundraiser to send the Upper Midwest team to the Golden...
February 2, 2012 - 12:00am
December 20, 2011
Willmar boxers opened season at Wadena
Eloy Zavala was the only member of the Willmar Golden Gloves team to get a match on Saturday at the Wadena Armory. Zavala, 16, won a narrow decision at 120 pounds over his rival Kevin Harper of Wadena. Assistant coach Nate Rinke brought along three other boxers but no bout was available...
December 20, 2011 - 12:33am
November 8, 2011
Willmar Golden Gloves has room for more
West Central Golden Gloves Boxing got underway Wednesday with 11 returnees and 16 novices at the Willmar City Auditorium. Coaches Kirk Davis (979-2639) and Nate Rinke (224-3922) have room for more. Practices are 7-8:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday.
November 8, 2011 - 12:00am
May 9, 2011
Pacquiao shows once again why he's headline act
Manny Pacquiao was always going to get his $20 million. That was part of the deal that lured him to this gambling city, where wealthy whales and B-list celebrities gathered ringside to watch him beat up yet another pretender to his crown. On this night his opponent was a reluctant...
May 9, 2011 - 12:00am
April 12, 2011
Reyes shoulder injury ends his Golden Glove bid
Willmar's Santos Reyes saw his bid for an Upper Midwest Golden Gloves boxing title snuffed when his shoulder popped out in the second round of the 123-pound semifinal on Saturday at Walker. Facing 2009 champion Brad Heroff, Reyes started well by winning the first round on the card...
April 12, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Willmar club at Region IV Golden Gloves
Willmar's Santos Reyes was unopposed at 123 pounds at the Region IV Boxing Tournament at Wadena on Saturday. He advances to the Golden Gloves State Tournament April 19 in Walker to defend his 2010 title. Also at the Wadena armory, Fernando Zavala gave up 10 pounds but won the 80-pound...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 8, 2011
40 years later, Ali vs. Frazier still classic
Tim Dahlberg, AP Sports Writer In his hotel room the morning after, Muhammad Ali nursed a swollen jaw as the room service waiter arrived with breakfast and good wishes for the man he called champ. "I'm not the champ," Ali corrected him. "Joe Frazier is the champ." Indeed he was,...
March 8, 2011 - 12:00am
February 16, 2011
Willmar boxers go winless at Wadena
Willmar club fighters were 0-for-3 at Wadena in Region IV Golden Gloves Boxing on Saturday. Derek Dolezal lost a decision, in a rematch, to Matt Umland of Wadena. Amanda Larson lost for the second time by decision to Julie Jackson of Wadena. At heavyweight, Ben Dols was retired...
February 16, 2011 - 12:00am
January 20, 2011
Willmar boxers go 2-for-4 at Wadena
The Willmar Golden Gloves boxing team won two of four bouts on Saturday in Wadena. Derek Dolezal won his debut match by a decision in the 75-pound weight class. Eloy Zavala won by decision at 118 pounds. Amanda Larson forced a standing 8-count in her match, but ended up losing by...
January 20, 2011 - 12:00am
December 28, 2010
Willmar's Zavala brothers both get win
Fernando and Elroy Zavala each fought their way to victory in Region IV Golden Gloves at the Wadena National Guard Armory recently. Fernando, age 12, won by decision over Matt Umland of Wadena. Elroy, 15, beat Chris Steward of Wadena at 120 pounds, also by decision.
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2010
Golden Gloves Boxing starting on Nov. 1
The Willmar Golden Gloves Boxing Club begins a twice-weekly schedule on Nov. 1. Conditioning and training is held each Monday and Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. in the basement of the city auditorium. Males and females, ages 8-and-over, are welcome. Athletic shoes, a mouthpiece and...
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Reyes ends season at bout in Walker
Santos Reyes, representing the Willmar Boxing Club, was stopped in the first round of the semifinals of the Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Tournament on Friday in Walker. The 17-year-old lost out to eventual 120-pound champion Francis Solis Noyola.
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Boxers compete in Region 4 Tournament
Willmar Boxing Club took four fighters to the Region 4 Tournament Friday at the National Guard Armory in Wadena. Fernando Zavala defeated Matt Umland of Wadena at 65 pounds, Eloy Zavala lost to Nathan Scott of Brainerd at 110 pounds and Ben Dols lost to Trent Petro of Wadena at heavyweight. Santos...
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am