HOLMEN, Wis. (WXOW) Longtime Holmen gymnastics coach Karen Kuhlmann is picking up a big time honor.
Kuhlmann was named NFHS Coaches Association Gymnastics Coach of the Year in Wisconsin for the 2014-15 season.
Kuhlmann has been the head coach for 29 years at Holmen where's she's led the Vikings to two state titles and two state runners-up finishes.
Each year approximately 1000 coaches are recognized at the state level, 168 coaches are recognized at the sectional level and 21 coaches are recognized at the national level.
Wisconsin coaches are members of Section 4, which represents the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, and Wisconsin. The mission of the NFHS Coaches Association is to enhance the professional development of all high school sports coaches in order to improve interscholastic athletics in America, according to a new release from the Holmen school district.