Crosby-Ironton High School graduate Anthony "The Bullet" Bonsante will box Andy Kolle of Duluth for the Minnesota state middleweight title Saturday night at Grand Casino Hinckley.
Six pro fights are on the card, which begins at 7:30 p.m.
Bonsante is 32-10-2, Kolle is 17-2.
Brenny strikes gold at Trojan Invite
University of North Dakota junior Brittany Brenny ran to a first-place finish in the 3,000-meter run Saturday in the Trojan Invitational hosted by the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.
Brenny, a native of Staples, had a time of 10:15.09, 12 seconds faster than second-place Megan Petkovic from California, Santa Barbara.
Samantha Underhill, freshman from Brainerd, finished 19th in shot put with a throw of 32-.
UND is off until April 4 when it competes in the Vance Butler Invite at Sioux Falls, S.D.
Brainerd youth baseball meeting Wednesday
The Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department will have its youth baseball coaches meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Brainerd Public Utilities building.
The meeting is for Mustang, Bronco and Pony league head coaches and assistant coaches.
Warriors nominated for swimming awards
Brainerd's John Zemke and Jared Anderson are candidates for awards that will be determined April 3 at the Boys' Swimming and Diving Coaches Association all-state banquet at the Prom Center in Woodbury.
Zemke is finalist for Class 2A coach of the year.
Anderson is a finalist for Class 2A swimmer of the year.
Brainerd's Carl Schirmer has been voted assistant coach of the year.
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