Decatur Public School Athletic Hall of Fame Induction
Neoga Schools is very proud to announce that our long time physical education teacher and coach, Mrs. Reeni McElyea Letizia, was recently inducted into the Decatur Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame. Mrs. Letizia graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1983. Mrs. Letizia was a standout Track & Field athlete, setting seven school records, and was a state qualifier for two years for shot, discus, and relay. She won multiple city and conference championships. Mrs. Letizia was an AAU Staley Strider National Champion for her age group in the javelin event and placed 6 times at Junior Olympics. Mrs. Letizia earned a track scholarship to Western Illinois University where she lettered in indoor and outdoor track for four years. Her record at WIU for the javelin still stands. Her Pentathlon record was broken just last year. Congratulations Mrs. Letizia!!