March 8, 2014

Men's track and field has six named All-Region

New Orleans, La. -- The eighth-ranked Missouri Southern men's track and field team had six individuals in five events named All-Region by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. 

Leading the way for the Lions was Jeff Fraley as the junior earned All-Region honors in both the 60m and 200m dash. Michael Juergens and Brady Melugin both earned honors in the pole vault, while Clark Tanksley and Darion Boure earned All-Region honors in the triple jump. MIAA 5k champion Eric Schott earned All-Region honors in the event. 

Melugin, Juergens, Fraley, Schott and Boure have all qualified for the Division II Indoor Track and Field National Championships to be held on March 14-15 in Winston Salem, NC.