Two Marshfield boxers advance from Wisconsin Golden Gloves tournament
For the Hub City Times
MARSHFIELD – Marshfield’s Gust Gym sent three boxers to Middleton to compete in the Wisconsin Golden Gloves tournament July 23-25 – Kix Grabow, 152-lb. open division; Sawyer Grabow, 152-lb junior open division; and Trumale Myers, 165 lb open division.
Sawyer boxed Friday evening in the seventh bout of 21 that night; he won by unanimous decision and moved on to the finals Saturday night. Sawyer boxed in the fifth bout of 15 on Saturday evening, and he won by unanimous decision after the referee gave his opponent an eight count in the second round.
Sawyer will be in Hatley, MN, Aug. 9-14, for an opportunity to compete at the Silver Gloves national tournament
Trumale box in the 12th bout that evening but lost and was eliminated.
Kix Grabow advances to the Golden Gloves national tournament in Tulsa, OK, Aug 9-14, as he was unopposed.
There were 176 boxers competing in 76 bouts; several weight classes were unopposed.