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BOXING Rubin wins Upper Midwest championship

Brainerd’s Nate Rubin captured the 132-pound championship in the Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament last weekend at Northern Lights Casino in Walker.

Rubin defeated Francisco Solis of Minneapolis and advances to the national tournament April 25-30 at Indianapolis.

Other champions from Region 4 included Kevin Harper of Wadena (114) and Glenn Sommars of White Earth (heavyweight).

Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.