Duluth Boxers Eyer, Sands Win Title Bouts

By KBJR News 1

April 28, 2013 Updated Apr 28, 2013 at 10:44 PM CDT

Carlton, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Al "Haitian Temptation" Sands earned the Minnesota cruiserweight title with a knockout in the first round against Lucas St. Clair (2-1) on Saturday night at Black Bear Casino.

Sands, who trains with Jungle Boy Boxing, improved his record to (9-1) as a professional. Duluth native Gary "Stone Cold" Eyer also won his title match tonight by split decision.

Eyer defeated Blake "Trouble" Franklin to claim the vacant North American Boxing Union lightweight title. Eyer (11-2-1) has now won three in a row.

Posted by Sarah Wheeler
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