Simpson places eighth in the heptathlon at ESU

Emporia, Kan. -- Missouri Southern track athlete Brandy Simpson finished up day two of the heptathlon in eighth place at the Emporia State Combined Multis today in Emporia. 

Simpson went into the day in eighth place and placed 10th in the long jump with a distance of 15-6, while placing second in the javelin with a distance of 114-04. She finished the day placing 12th in the 800m with a time of 2:56.4. She finished the heptathlon with 4,080 points. 

The Lions will be back in action tomorrow competing at Pittsburg State.