Place finishes 52nd in USA Half-Marathon Championships
DULUTH - Ellsworth's Morgan Place finished 52nd in the USA Half-Marathon Championships Saturday, part of the Grandma's Marathon races which take place in the Duluth area.
Place's finishing time in Canal Park was 1:21:58.37. This was her first half-marathon championship race. She qualified by winning the Fitger's race in April.
The race winner was Adriana Nelson of Boulder, Col. who finished in a time of 1:11:18.3.