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Area duo to fight for spot in Upper Midwest Championships

SHANE KERN AND GLEN SOMMERS will be fighting for the LAB and White Earth Nation boxing clubs in the Region 4 Championships in Wadena.1 / 2
MEMBERS OF THE LAKES AREA BOXING AND WHITE EARTH NATION boxing clubs are wrapping up their 2009-10 Golden Gloves season. They include (L to R) trainer Terry Roy, Hanna McDougall, Glen Sommers, Letesha Anderson, Shane Kern, trainer Chris Holt, Eugene Sommers and trainer George Dupuis.2 / 2

The Lakes Area Boxing Club and the White Earth Nation Boxing Club are winding up the Golden Gloves season.

The two boxing clubs will be sending fighters to the Region 4 Golden Gloves Championships Friday and Saturday inside the Wadena Armory, with each night's bouts starting at 7:30 p.m.

Glen Sommers of White Earth Nation and Shane Kern of LAB will be competing in the Region 4 semifinals Friday and if they should win, in the finals Saturday.

If they advance through regional competition, they will have the chance to fight in the Upper Midwest Championships.

Letesha Anderson will also be fighting in the female division in Wadena.

The head LAB trainer is Chris Holt and White Earth Nation is trained by George Dupuis and Terry Roy.