Big Ten championships underway

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With the men's decathlon 100 meters and the heptathlon 100-meter hurdles, the 2010 Big Ten Outdoor Championships are underway at the Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex in Bloomington, Ind.

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The Badgers are off to an especially strong start in the women's hepathlon, with sophomore Jessica Flax, redshirt freshman Dorcas Akinniyi and senior Jenny Soceka posting the three fastest marks in the 100 hurdles.

All three posted personal-best performances, led by Flax's time of 14.04 seconds. The trio stands 1-2-3 in the heptathlon standings after the first of seven events.

In the decathlon, Grzesiak leads the charge for the Badgers after the 100 meters. His time of 11.42 has him sixth after one event in the 10-event competition.

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