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Fight night

16-year-old Sundance girl brings home medal from Rumble at the Falls boxing tournament

Boxing was never meant to become a passion.

Orla Rose Davis took up the sport for the health benefits – the increased confidence, the body toning, the self-defense.

She chose it through curiosity, and because she happened to be living with an expert in the sport.

She wasn't expecting to be good at it, much less that it would become a lifestyle.

She had no idea that she'd return from Rumble at the Falls last week clutching a medal.

It was Orla's first time entering into the Sioux Falls boxing tournament, something she set her sights on after attending as a birthday treat last year – that time p...