Sports Nelson “Fight Night” welcomes contingency of Cranbrook Eagles Pugilists SHARE ON: Josiah Spyker, staff October 8, 2021 (Supplied by Unsplash) Boxers from the Cranbrook Eagles will go toe-to-toe against Nelson competition in Fight Night VIII. Eight boxers are scheduled to compete at the Nelson Rod N’ Gun Club on October 16th. Weigh-ins will be at 3:00 p.m. and fights will start at 6:00 p.m. On October 2nd, 2021, three Cranbrook Eagles participated in the Next Gen BC vs Alberta boxing challenge in Edmonton. In his first competition, 14-year-old Will Olsen fought Edmonton’s Attila Ahmed and 15-year-old Connor Ferrier lost a close split decision to Alberta’s Provincial Champion Brodie Andres. An Eagles boxer did get a win, as 17-year-old Ty Kolbec won a unanimous decision in his bout against Kieran O’Neill of Calgary. Tickets for the upcoming event are only being sold in advance and spectators must be vaccinated.