Fischetti Sets Personal Record in Decathlon

Fischetti Sets Personal Record in Decathlon

MEDFORD, Mass.--Connecticut College freshman Nick Fischetti (Groton, Mass.) established a personal record with a score of 4594 points in the grueling decathlon event at Tufts University this weekend.

Fischetti posted a time of 12.39 seconds in the 100 meters. He covered a distance of 17 feet, four and one quarter of an inch in the long jump. He threw the shot put 28 feet flat. 

In the high jump, Fischetti, reached his apex at five feet, six and one half inches. He posted a time of 55.37 seconds in the 400 meters. In the 110 meter hurdles, he recorded a time of 18.43 seconds.

He threw the discus 63 feet, five inches. In the pole vault, Fishetti reached his apex at nine feet six and one quarter of an inch. He threw the javelin 114 feet and closed out the event with a time of 4:51.71 in the 1500 meters.