Morrison earns two fifth place finishes in China

The Fort St. John Team Canada speed skater earned his fifth place finish with a time of 1:10.28 seconds.

Morrison was only 0.18 seconds behind German bronze medallist Samuel Schwarz.

Sunday, Morrison hit the ice again for his second race in as many days, and for the second straight day, finished fifth, this time coming 11 one hundredths of a second faster than his first race, at 1:10.17.

The Essent ISU World Cup circuit resumes at the Olympic Oval in Calgary on January 19 and 20 featuring races in the 500 and 1,000-metre sprint distances.