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Three-time individual state champion and a member of six of Perham’s eight state gymnastics team championships, Jenna Schmitz, takes over the helm of Perham’s most successful athletic program this coming winter season. Robert Williams/FOCUS

Jenna Schmitz takes over Perham gymnastics with a winning foundation

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PERHAM — The eight-time state champion Perham gymnastics program had little time to replace former Head Coach Charlie Fleck after his contract was not renewed for this season a month before the first meet.


His replacement was groomed under Fleck’s championship tutelage.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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