Title Shot for Duluth's R.J. Laase

Posted at: 06/28/2013 3:33 AM
Updated at: 06/28/2013 3:45 AM

Duluth, Minn. - Being a champion is something R.J. 'T-Rex' Laase has dreamed about and on August 16th at Grand Casino in Hinckley, he will have his chance.

The Duluth native will fight 'The American Boy' Allen Litzau in a co-headline bout for the vacant Minnesota Junior Welterweight Title. Laase is 11-1 as a pro and has won his last seven fights. Laase is also ranked number one in the state in the junior welterweight class.

Litzau has a 13-8 record and is multi-time national amateur and upper midwest golden gloves champion.