Joplin, Mo. -- The Missouri Southern men's track and field team has had four individuals in five events named All-Region by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
Eric Schott earned All-Region status in both the 5k and the 10k. The junior from Cape Girardeau currently ranks 21st nationally in the 5k and 8th in the 10k.
Darion Boure earned All-Region status in the triple jump as the St. Louis native ranks fifth nationally in the event. Clark Tanksley (St. Louis) earned All-Region stats in the high jump and currently ranks 13th nationally, while Raymond Woldtvedt (Cape Girardeau) had a huge pole vault at last week's Last Chance meet and now ranks 10th nationally, picking up All-Region status in the process.
The Lions will find out tonight who has qualified for the Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships held in Allendale, Mich. on the campus of Grand Valley State University. The event will take place on May 22-24.