Cameron: Fundraiser Slated For Local Boxer Headed To National Tournament

By: Brittany Semadeni Email
By: Brittany Semadeni Email

CAMERON (March 20, 2013)--A walk-a-thon fundraiser is being held for local boxer Ryan Karl who is headed to the 2013 USA Boxing National Championships in Washington.

A member of the nonprofit group Cowboy Boxing Club, Karl will head to Spokane for a nine-day tournament at the end of the month.

A walk-a-thon fundraiser is being held at Wilson-Ledbetter Park at 10 a.m. Saturday followed by a barbeque plate fundraiser.

Walkers are asked to find sponsors and a goal of $100 has been set to be raised by each walker.

Karl's trip is estimated to cost $3,500.

Brisket, chicken or sausage plates will be sold for $7 and include beans, potato salad, bread and a drink.

Serving begins at 11:30 a.m. at the boxing club at 212 W. 1st Street and food is provided by Jake & Boo’s Backdoor Grill in Rosebud.

Delivery of at least 10 plates is provided within Cameron city limits.

For more information, call Darrel Karl at (254) 231-2824.

Cowboy Boxing Club is a nonprofit organization that provides lessons for youth and adults to develop their boxing skills while building their self esteem, confidence, self discipline and character.


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