Sam Elfstrom
Sam Elfstrom
Year: So.
Hometown: Shoreview, Minn.
High School: Roseville

2012-13: Earned first letter. Placed 11th in the 10k classic and 16th in the 12k freestyle at the Wildcat Open (Dec. 1-2). At the U.S. Nationals (Jan. 2-6), placed 26th in age division (153rd overall) in the classic sprints, 30th in age division (124th overall) in the 15k freestyle and 26th in the 10k classic race. Finished 12th in the 11k classic and 15th in the 20.5 freestyle at the Saints Invite (Jan. 26-27). At the NCAA Central Regional (Feb. 23-24), took 11th in the classic and 41st in the freestyle. Named team’s newcomer.

High School:  Lettered five times at Roseville High School under Kevin Brochman. Two-time all-state selection. Two-time all-conference and team captain. Three-time team MVP. Team was state champions during senior year. Was also a captain on the track and cross country teams. Went to states twice in cross country.

Personal:  Likes broomball, hockey, backyard whiffleball and hanging out with family and friends. Majoring in elementary education. Son of John and Kris Elfstrom. Born on February 23, 1994.