Theseventh-ranked Missouri Southern men's cross country team opened the seasontonight in a double-dual at the University of Arkansas tonight, competingagainst the Razorbacks and the University of Missouri.
EricSchott led the Lions finishing third overall with a time of 20:15.3 overthe distance of the 6.6k course. He finished third in the race against Arkansasand won the dual against Missouri, defeating 20 other Tigers in theprocess.
JakeBenton completed the course in a time of 20:41.7, while RyanJackson had a time of 21:34.6. NathanHenry (21:53.5) and ColtonWooldridge (21:57.4) finished back-to-back, while DrakeSmelser completed the course in a time of 22:42.1.
Against theRazorbacks, the Lions finished with 44 points to Arkansas' 18 and the Lions had41 points to Missouri's 20.
The Lionswill be back in action in two weeks when Southern plays host to the SouthernStampede on September 21.
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