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Decker Named NEWMAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week

Decker Named NEWMAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week

BOSTON—After breaking his own school record in the 800-meter run on Saturday, Babson College junior John Decker (Parkland, Fla.) was selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Track Athlete of the Week on Monday.

Decker, who's time of 1:52.90 was 0.12 seconds better than his previous mark set last season, helped him finish first at Princeton's Larry Ellis Invitational on Saturday. His time ranks first this spring in New England and is currently 21st among competitors in the 800 meters.

Babson returns to action on Saturday when it takes part in the NEWMAC Championships at MIT.

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