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Canton’s Dustin Van Kirk wins CIAC decathlon with seven top 10 finishes

NEW BRITAIN, June 14 – A year ago, the CIAC decathlon ended with Canton’s Dustin Van Kirk sitting with his teammates watching the decathlon competitors struggle through the tenth and final event – the 1,500 meters. Van Kirk had turned his ankle in the pole vault and couldn’t run the 1,500. But Van Kirk knewContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Another school record for Kucia, who finishes 9th in decathlon

CANTON, June 20 — Decathlete David Kucia set a new Canton High school record in the CIAC decathlon scoring 5,289 points to finish ninth for the second straight year. Kucia broke his own school record that he set a year ago. In his final high school event, Kucia finished fourth in his best event –Continue Reading