D'Ascanio, Smith excel at decathlon

Steve D’Ascanio from St. Joseph High placed second at the Boys Decathlon in New Britain on June 12.

D’Ascanio’s total in the 10-event competition was 6,052, and trailed only three-time winner David Karabinos from Amity Regional’s score of 6,178.

The Cadets’ Kahil Smith was sixth at 5,376.