Schott finishes seventh in 5k at Wash U

St. Louis, Mo. -- Missouri Southern junior distance runner Eric Schott placed 7th in the 5k at the 2014 Washington University Invitational today in St. Louis. 

Schott picked up a provisional in a time of 14:23.75, improving his seed time by nearly five seconds. The time is the top overall mark in Division II in the 5k so far this year by three seconds. 

The Lions will be back in action tomorrow with the rest of the team competing at the 2014 Wendy's/PSU Open in Pittsburg.