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6:08 am
Tue November 13, 2012

Oregon's Gold Medalist Eaton Wins Another Honor

Olympic Decathlon gold medalist and world record holder Ashton Eaton.
Credit Photo by Tom Banse / Northwest Public Radio

Eugene-based track star Ashton Eaton already has a world record to his name and a gold medal in decathlon from this year's London Olympics. Monday, the central Oregon native got to add another honor to his crowded shelf. The sport federation USA Track & Field named Eaton as its male athlete of the year.

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