Lynne Deckel
Lynne Deckel
Height: 5-2
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lansdale, Pa.
High School: North Penn

2013: Competed in three races for the Retrievers during her sophomore year… Opened her season at the Salty Dog Invitational at Navy with a career-best 6k time of 24:17.18… Also competed at the Princeton Invitational on Oct. 19… Raced at the America East championship meet on Oct. 27, finishing with a 5k time of 20:52.10 at Binghamton… Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2012: After missing the first two meets, she competed in the next four, including the America East Championships at New Hampshire… Ran her top 6k time of 24:28.50 at the Princeton Invitational on Oct. 13... Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

Background: Received multiple All-District and All-League nominations in the Suburban One League Continental Conference... Named to the All-State Team by the Pennsylvania Track and Field Coaches Association in both 2011 and 2012... Helped lead North Penn to the League Championship three years in a row... Part of the North Penn distance medley relay that set the state record at the 2011 meet... Member of the National Honor Society and listed on the Distinguished Honor Roll.

Personal: Daughter of Bob and Crystal Deckel... Father played soccer at Grove City... Has one younger brother, Brad... Plans to major in English while working on minors in secondary education and music... Born Nov. 1, 1993.