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North Dakota boxer dies days after collapsing

Updated: February 20, 2013, 11:32 PM ET
Associated Press

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- An amateur boxer in North Dakota who collapsed during a weekend fight has died.

The Grand Forks Herald reports (http://bit.ly/WXfbd9) that Grand Forks boxer Jerimiah "J.J." Moen died Wednesday morning at a hospital.

The 29-year-old Moen collapsed after the first round of a scheduled three-round, super-heavyweight Golden Gloves fight Saturday in East Grand Forks, Minn.

Moen's uncle, Mike Sweeney, says the family learned this week that Moen had "serious trauma" ...

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