Ellegson-Carnes earns all-region honors for St. Olaf College

November 17, 2019
Arne Ellefson-Carnes cross country

Arne Ellefson-Carnes

Arne Ellefson-Carnes of Juneau earned all-region honors for the St. Olaf College men’s cross-country team in his first year with the team.

The freshman finished 22nd out of 199 finishers at the NCAA D3 Central Region Championships in Waverly, Iowa.

The top 35 runners earned all-region recognition.

Ellefson-Carnes, of Juneau-Douglas High fame, clocked a time of 26:14 in the 8-K race.

St. Olaf placed third in the race with a team score of 108, behind No. 7 Wartburg (52) and No. 19 Carleton (56). The Oles have finished in the top three teams in the regional in 10 out of the last 12 seasons.