Deklan Rousseau, 12, of Leeds wraps his hands before putting on his boxing gloves at Cugno Boxing gym in Lewiston on Tuesday evening. Rousseau, a seventh-grader at Tripp Middle School in Turner, trains at the gym with other youths. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Aneeka Murchison, 12, of Lewiston shadow boxes at Cugno Boxing gym in Lewiston on Tuesday evening. The eighth-grader at Lewiston Middle School said she was talked into trying boxing for her first time Tuesday by her classmate, Cait Deschenes. Youths train at the gym regularly. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo


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