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BRIAN WIERIMA/DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE The Perham gymnastics team poses with their Class 1A state team championship trophy Friday, inside the U of M Sports Pavilion.

Perham gymnasts claim seventh-consecutive Class 1A state championship

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MINNEAPOLIS - Number seven is now in the history books.

The legend of the Perham gymnastics team has grown and has added yet another chapter in what is becoming one of Minnesota's strongest dynasties.


The Yellowjackets extended their Class 1A state championship streak to seven, after claiming the team title Friday inside the University of Minnesota Sports Pavilion with a score of 149.9.

Becker was Perham's biggest threat -- finishing with a mark of 144.975.

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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.