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Maton Joins High School Legends

High school athlete Matthew Maton crosses the finish line during the one mile event. The University of Oregon hosted the Twilight Track Meet at Hayward Field on Friday. The Ducks performed well overall, and Matthew Maton, a senior at Summit high school in Bend, and a Duck recruit, finished the mile in 3:59.38, becoming the sixth high school male athlete to finish in under four minutes. Cameron Shultz, Oregon News Lab

High school athlete Matthew Maton crosses the finish line during the one mile event. The University of Oregon hosted the Twilight Track Meet at Hayward Field on Friday. The Ducks performed well overall, and Matthew Maton, a senior at Summit high school in Bend, and a Duck recruit, finished the mile in 3:59.38, becoming the sixth high school male athlete to finish in under four minutes. Cameron Shultz, Oregon News Lab

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Maton’s mother, Michelle Dekkers, was the 1988 NCAA cross country champion. He broke Galen Rupp’s 1500 metres state record in April when he did 3:42.52. He will attend the University of Oregon in the fall.

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