Medina grad sets Decathlon mark at Utica

Contributed Story Posted 2 May 2017 at 10:44 am

Contributed Photo – Chase Pecoraro

Chase Pecoraro, a 2016 Medina High graduate, set a Utica College record in the Decathlon this past weekend at the NYSCTC championships held at Nazareth College.

Pecoraro, a freshman at Utica, set the record by scoring a total of 4,998 points. He placed fifth overall in the event.

Enrolled in the college’s Honor’s program, he is majoring in Health Studies and is aiming for a career in Physical Therapy.

He is the son of Cindy Denniston of Medina and Mike Pecoraro of Lockport.