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Dates set for Fort Worth Regional Golden Gloves, state tournament

Dallas' Erick Hernandez, left, takes a punch to the head from Fort Worth's Gregory Dismukes during the third round of their bout in the 2016 Texas State Golden Gloves Tournament.
Dallas' Erick Hernandez, left, takes a punch to the head from Fort Worth's Gregory Dismukes during the third round of their bout in the 2016 Texas State Golden Gloves Tournament. Special to the Star-Telegram

It’s getting to be that time of year again.

Golden Gloves time.

The Fort Worth Regional Golden Gloves tournament will be held Feb. 21-25 at Watt Arena on the Will Rogers Complex.

Ticket prices range from $10 to $25.

Weigh-ins will be Saturday, Feb. 18 from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Northside High School, located at 2211 McKinley High School.

All boxers in all divisions must weigh-in and have their physicals on Feb. 18. Scales will close at 10 a.m.

Golden Gloves champions in any division will box as an open boxer. There will also be a 17- to 40-year old bracket in the men’s and women’s divisions this year.

All boxers, winners and losers, must be examined by a physician immediately before and after each bout whether they are injured or not.

The state tournament will be March 1-4 at the same location.

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