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Moody Finishes Seventh in Decathlon at Holy Cross Multi-Event Meet

Junior C.J. Moody lands a jump earlier this season (file photo by Jason Johns).
Junior C.J. Moody lands a jump earlier this season (file photo by Jason Johns).

Moody Finishes Seventh in Decathlon at Holy Cross Multi-Event Meet

            WORCESTER, Mass. -- Junior C.J. Moody (Old Town, Maine) of the University of Southern Maine men's track and field team finished seventh overall in the decathlon at the College of the Holy Cross Multi-Event Meet held Wednesday and Friday.  The meet was interrupted for a day by bad weather.

            Moody compiled a total of 5,348 points in the 10 events that comprise the decathlon.  Among the four running events, Moody's best performances came in the 100-meter dash (11.47 seconds, 759 points) and the 400 meters (52.17, 717) where he placed third.  He also was fourth in the 110-meter hurdles (16.17, 714).

            In the six field events, Moody was second in the long jump (6.51m/21-4 ¼, 700 points) and fifth in the discus throw (31.35m/102-10, 491).

            Moody will join his teammates tomorrow at the annual State of Maine Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Bates College.

 

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