BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College senior John Decker (Parkland, Fla.) was tabbed as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Runner of the Week on Monday afternoon.
Decker posted a career-best time of 25:37 to finish at the 8k Saratoga Invitational at Saratoga Spa State Park on Saturday. He recorded the best time of his career for the second time in as many meets and edged junior Matthew Dynan (Reading, Mass.) to help the Beavers finish seventh overall in the 16th-team field.
Babson returns to action on Saturday when it travels to Standish, Maine, for the Saint Joseph's Runnin' Monks Invitational beginning at 11 a.m.