Emberton’s record-setting performance puts her in finals

Press Release MSSU:
Missouri Southern senior runner Kindra Emberton qualified for the finals in the 800m dash and broke her own school record in the process in day two of the 2015 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships hosted by Grand Valley State University.

Emberton qualified sixth, but finished third in her heat, in the prelims of the 800m dash. The senior from Harristown, Indiana broke her own school record in the 800m as she finished in a time of 2:08.71, breaking the mark she previously set this year at the Mt. Sac. Relays.

She will race in the finals of the event tomorrow at 3:45 pm ET in the final day of the Championships.