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UNI's Gooris wins MVC decathlon title

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NORMAL, ILLINOIS (KWWL) -- UNI freshman Daniel Gooris won the decathlon at the Missouri Valley Championships on Saturday.  Gooris' title gives the Panthers 5 straight in the event.

Gooris entered the day in sixth place, but rallied with the best finishes in the javelin, pole vault, and discus giving him the overall title with 7,228 points.

The Panther men sit in 5th place as a team.  Competition wraps up on Sunday.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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