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

2014 Outdoor: Competed in the 800m run at the Morgan State Legacy Meet, finishing with a time of 2:28.94… Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2013-14 Indoor: Placed 13th in the 800m run at the 2014 America East Indoor Track and Field Championships in New York… Set a season-best 800m time of 2:23.92 at the Rider/Lafayette Winter Games… Also competed in the 1,000m during the winter season.

2013 Outdoor: Did not compete in any meets... Named to the America East Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2012-13 Indoor: Competed in the 800m and 1,000m events as a freshman for the Retrievers… Set her top 1,000m time of 3:14.31 at the Penn State Relays.

Background: Received multiple All-Distrct 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.