N.D. PREP FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Grafton hopes to end its run of near misses

November 9, 2011 at 12:21 pm in Grand Forks Herald

The spotlight was on Joel Galvan this summer. Only it came not with a helmet and shoulder pads, but with gloves on his hands. The Grafton High School senior won state and region boxing titles, then earned the bronze medal in his weight class at the National Junior Olympic Boxing tournament in Mobile, Ala. Some of those physical tools have carried over to his starting defensive line position with the Grafton football team. Continue Reading