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Laker Emma Disse performs a press on the balance beam during the MSHSL State Gymnastics Meet in Minneapolis. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Lakers bust-out season could be a starting point

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Mark the 2013-14 season down for the Detroit Lakes gymnastics team, since it could be the start of many good things to come for the Lakers.


The gorilla was yanked off the Lakers’ back with their clinching of the Section 8-1A championship, thus snapping an 11-year run by the Perham Yellowjackets.

 It was that meet win which defined the Lakers’ season, not necessarily the first state appearance in 12 years.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.