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Perham's Kelsi Vomacka hugs an assistant coach during the Minnesota Class 1A state gymnastics meet Friday. Photo by Bob Williams.

State gymnastics record goes to Perham

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The one weakness of the Perham gymnastics team turned into a strength, leading the Yellowjackets to their state-record eighth consecutive Minnesota Class 1A state gymnastics title Friday afternoon at the University of Minnesota Sports Pavilion.


Uneven bars, the apparatus where Perham appeared mortal during the season, turned up the Perham scores and smiles, led by senior leader Kelsi Vomacka's 9.550.

"Usually on bars, we don't hit so well, but we hit today," Vomacka said.

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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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