Heitland third in men’s decathlon

AGWSR graduate Austin Heitland runs the 1,500 in the men’s decathlon for UNI on Thursday, April 26. That finish helped him finish third overall in the decathlon. (Kristi Nixon/Hampton Chronicle)

DES MOINES – University of Northern Iowa junior Austin Heitland, an AGWSR graduate, finished third in the men’s decathlon at the Drake Relays last week.

A year removed from finishing 10th in the two-day event, he moved up significantly by winning the 100 and 400...

The full story appears in the May 2 print and online editions of the Hampton Chronicle.