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Carrie Tollefson
Carrie  Tollefson


Dawson, Minn.

High School:
Dawson-Boyd H.S.


Four-Time National Champion
Ten-Time All-American
Six-TIme Big East Champion

Villanova: One of the elite distance runners in America ... Will look to add to her NCAA Championship trophy case in 2000.

Personal: Communications major ... Youngest of three children of John and Ginger Tollefson ... Born 1/18/77 in Dawson, Minn.

Tollefson's Personal Bests

800m     2:10.14    Villanova Invitational (4/10/99)
1500m    4:17.53    ECAC Outdoor (5/25/97)
Mile     4:42.16    Butler Cannon Classic (2/8/97)
3000m    9:15.05    NCAA Indoor (3/6/99)
5000m   16:09.51    NCAA Outdoor (6/5/99)

In the Major Championships

NCAA Finishes:
1999    1st outdoor     3000m
        1st outdoor     5000m
        1st indoor      3000m
1998    11th cross country
1997    1st cross country
        5th indoor       3000m
        6th outdoor      1500m    
1996    5th cross country
1995    7th cross country

Big East Finishes: 1999 1st outdoor 3000m 1st outdoor 5000m 2nd indoor Mile 3rd indoor 3000m 1998 4th cross country 1997 1st cross country 1st indoor 3000m 2nd indoor 5000m 2nd outdoor 1500m 2nd outdoor 5000m 3rd outdoor 3000m 1996 1st indoor DMR 4th indoor 3000m 4th indoor mile 3rd outdoor 1500m 5th outdoor 4x800m ECAC Finishes: 1999 1st outdoor 1500m 1997 1st outdoor 1500m 3rd outdoor 4x800m Relay 1996 3rd indoor DMR