Ellingson ’19 wins medals in national weightlifting competitions

Sarah Ellingson ’19 represented Rollins in the USA Weightlifting National University and Under 25 Championships in Ogden, Utah, in April. She earned silver medals in the Under 25 competition in all three categories: snatch, clean & jerk, and overall total.

Ellingson is from Longwood, Florida, and is majoring in environmental studies. She has been active in olympic weightlifting for approximately five years and trains locally with coach Danny Camargo a minimum of five days per week year-round. Ellingson is also a member of Delta Zeta sorority.