No Medal For Scott In 500 M

Published 02/13 2014 02:46PM

Updated 02/13 2014 02:47PM

SOCHI, Russia--Springfield native Emily Scott failed to medal in Thursday's 500 meter short track speed skating competition.

Scott finished third in her heat of the quarterfinals and was eliminated from the competition.

China's Jianrou Li won the gold.

Emily Scott has two more chances for the podium, Saturday in the 1,500 meters.

And then next week in the 1,000 meters.

That's Emily Scott's best distance and qualifying for that is next Tuesday.

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