Cornman earns All-American in the shot put at 2014 NCAA Outdoor Nationals

Allendale, Mich. -- Missouri Southern senior thrower Kylie Cornman earned All-American status on the final day of the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships. 

Cornman (Mountain View, Mo.) placed third in the shot put with a toss of 49-05.75. She hit 47-07.75 in her first attempt and picked up a distance of 48-07.25 in her final throw. 

The mark is the top mark in her career at Southern and ranks as the seventh-best mark ever in Missouri Southern history. It is the second All-American honor for Cornman as she placed fourth in the 2013 Indoor Championships. 

In other action for the Lions, Whitney Hardy (Dixon, Mo.) placed 17th in the high jump, clearing 5-3.