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Incoming Stanford freshman wins junior decathlon title

Stanford-bound Harrison Williams won the junior national championship in the decathlon on Thursday, scoring the second-highest total in U.S. history.

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— Palo Alto Online Sports/Stanford Athletics

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Posted by Dennis
a resident of Fairmeadow
on Jun 27, 2014 at 2:46 pm

Another great addition to the greatest college sports department in the world. Go Stanford!


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Posted by peggy a
a resident of another community
on Jun 28, 2014 at 2:29 pm


this is fantastic! not surprised! wish we could have kept him in the south!


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Posted by Pat Burt
a resident of Community Center
on Jun 28, 2014 at 2:39 pm

Wow, almost 7,800 points by an 18 year old and a 600 point improvement in one year. He could become the best Stanford decathlete since Bob Mathias. This will be fun to watch him develop. I hope lots of people turn out for the meets.


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