‘Miles’-stone achieved

Runner Billy MacEachern completes 100th marathon — the Johnny Miles Eighty-five thousand miles or approximately 136,795 kilometres. That’s the approximate distance Billy MacEachern has run in his lifetime. So far. To put that into perspective, that’s the equivalent of running 24 hours a day for two and half years. Father’s Day wasn’t the event he...

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Albion boxing members get mixed results

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Members of the Albion Amateur Boxing Club boxed on a card hosted on Saturday by the Saint John Golden Gloves club. Noah Thompson won a unanimous decision against Dion Jakaj of the KO-ed club in Charlottetown, P.E.I. in the 118-pound division. “It was great,” he said of his Saturday match. “I...

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Fukes set for ring debut

TRENTON — Shauna Fukes says she feels more confident as her first boxing match approaches. Fukes, 41, is a member of the Albion Amateur Boxing Club and has undergone intense training for the past two months for her first bout when the club hosts its customary fall card on Saturday at Summer Street Industries in...

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