Crookston boxing brothers, Chris and Tony Morton each won by decision at the Silver Gloves Regional Tournament in Rapid City, S.D. last Sunday to advance to nationals in Independence, Mo. Jan. 30 and Feb. 2.
Fighting out of the Grafton Golden Gloves Gym, Chris, 12, beat David Shanami-Shakor of Minnesota, while Tony, 13, defeated Edgar Vences of Minnesota.
This will be Tony’s second trip to nationals and Chris’ first.
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