Trumbull’s Catuccio first in high jump at CIAC decathlon

Matt Catuccio won the high jump and placed 25th out of 52 athletes competing with 4,199 points at the CIAC decathlon held at Willow Brook Park in New Britain.

Athletes competed in the 110-meter hurdles, discus, 100-meter dash, pole vault, javelin throw, 1,500-meter run, 400-meter dash, high jump, long jump and shot put.

The senior won the high jump at 6-2 on the first day.

He was 51st in the 100-meter dash (12.92), 47th in the 400 (1:02.62), 4th in long jump (19-09), 27th in short put 30-11.25.

Catuccio ran a 5:37.68 to place 3rd in the 1500 on day two.

He was 5th with a pole vault of 10-06 feet, 17th in the javelin (110-07), 28th in the discus (62-04) and 29th in the 110 hurdles (20.93).