Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer
No Event
No Event
No Event
No Event
Sat Apr 06
at Marv Frye Invitational 4th Place
in Delaware, Ohio
Wed Apr 10
3:30 p.m.
Denison-Wooster Dual Meet 1st Place
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Apr 13
10 a.m.
at All-Ohio Championship 6th Place
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Apr 20
10 a.m. / 12 p.m.
at Kenyon Spring Invitational 3rd Place
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Apr 20
10 a.m.
at Kentucky Outdoor Open
in Lexington, Ky. (UK Outdoor Track & Field Complex)
Fri Apr 26
1:30 p.m. / 6 p.m.
Big Red Invitational
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Apr 26
8:10 p.m.
at Jesse Owens Classic
in Columbus, Ohio (Jesse Owens Stadium)
Sat Apr 27
12 p.m.
at NCAC Combined Events Championship
in Oberlin, Ohio
Sun Apr 28
at NCAC Combined Events Championship
in Oberlin, Ohio
Fri May 03
12 p.m. / 3 p.m.
at NCAC Championship
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat May 04
10 a.m. / 2:15 p.m.
at NCAC Championship 6th Place
in Gambier, Ohio
Fri May 10
4 p.m.
at Harrison Dillard Twilight
in Berea, Ohio
Wed May 15
11 a.m. / 6 p.m.
at Gregory Invitational
in Naperville, Ill.
Thu May 16
1 p.m. / 3:30 p.m.
at Gregory Invitational
in Naperville, Ill.
View Full Schedule

Dixie takes fourth at NCAC decathlon

James Dixie  |  Photo by Jeffrey Hudson
James Dixie | Photo by Jeffrey Hudson

OBERLIN, Ohio – Denison's James Dixie placed fourth overall in the decathlon at the 2019 North Coast Athletic Conference Combined Events Championship held at Oberlin College on Sunday afternoon. Posting a new personal record score of 5,325, Dixie landed 72 points behind Hunter Baehl from Wabash in third place (5,397), while Oberlin's Adriano Atallah won the event with a total score of 6,210.

Finishing the day with a trio of finishes in the top-three, Dixie's best showing came in the pole vault where he finished in a three-way tie for third on a personal best mark of 10'3.50" (3.14 meters). He also set a new PR in the 110-meter hurdles where placed third overall at 16.11. Dixie earned a final third place finish in the javelin where the junior reached 139'6" (42.53 meters).

Dixie also tallied a pair of fifth-place finishes in the discus throw and the 1,500-meter run. In the discus, Dixie tallied a distance of 76'7" (23.35 meters). In the 1,500, he clocked in at 5:09.55.

Dixie and the Big Red will return to action next Friday and Saturday, May 3-4, when they compete in the 2019 NCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships held at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio.