Northern League Slaps Simunic with Fine

Northern League Slaps Simunic with Fine

Doug Simunic - Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksAfter formally introducing Goldeyes coach Tom Vaeth to his fist Monday night, Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks manager Doug Simunic has been fined by the Northern League.

The fine is for an undisclosed amount of money and the team says Simunic will not be further disciplined.

Vaeth said in an interview Tuesday night that Simunic came at him with an open-hand slap and then proceeded to punch him with a closed right fist three times.

Fans at Canwest Park were treated to the amateur boxing match at no extra charge.

Haven’t seen the video yet? Watch it here.

UPDATE: The League has also fined Goldeyes coach Tom Vaeth. The amount was not disclosed.

— With files from