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Donald J. Paige Award Winners

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Donald J. Paige Award
Year Winner Runner-up Second Runner-up
2012 Jarret Eaton Erik van Ingen Robert Golabek
Syracuse U, Syracuse, NY Binghamton U, Binghamton, NY University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Abington, PA / Abington HS Marathon, NY / Marathon HS Hamburg, NY / Hamburg HS
Hurdles Mid-Distance Throws
2013 Jonathan Jones Stephen Mozia Donald Pollitt
University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY Cornell University Syracuse University
Portville, NY / Portville HS Hackensack, NJ / Hackensack HS Hazelton, PA / Hazelton Area HS
Throws Throws Hurdles
Donald J. Paige
Donald J. Paige
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Donald J. Paige Award

Presented annually by the Niagara Track & Field Hall of Fame to the outstanding NCAA Division 1 College Male Athlete of the Year in or from the Niagara Association.

Donald J. Paige

This award is named for Donald J. Paige, a member of the Hall of Fame's Class of 2000, who graduated from C.W. Baker High School, Baldwinsville, NY, and Villanova University. He was a member of the 1980 United States Olympic Track and Field Team for 800 meters, and was Pan-American Games Champion at 1500 meters in 1979. He set five World Records, two American Records, and one Collegiate Best. Paige is a Two-time USA National Champion Indoors at 1,000 yards and a six-time NCAA Champion.

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