USATF announced- Dr. Frank Zarnowski, Professor and decathlon connoisseur for fifty years, has been elected to the USA National Track and Field Hall of Fame.
Zarnowski is currently a senior lecturer of Economics at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH after having spent four decades at Mount St. Mary’s College in Emmitsburg, MD. He was recognized for his contributions to the decathlon event as a public address announcer, author, Olympic television commentator, historian, coach and meet director. He has public address announced virtually every NCAA championship track and field meet since 1970 and two of his eight books had been nominated for national awards. Zarnowski has won some of the sport’s top honors in a variety of categories: notably as an announcer, as a writer, as an official and as a statistician. His non-profit decathlon website receives over two million visitors annually.
Frank Zarnowski is a native of York, PA, who divides his life between Emmitsburg, MD and Hanover, NH. Has been at Dartmouth as a Visiting Scholar, Visiting Professor and Senior Lecturer since 2001.