Canal Winchester High School senior Sam Decker signed a letter of intent April 26 to swim for Ohio State.

Canal Winchester High School senior Sam Decker signed a letter of intent April 26 to swim for Ohio State.

This past season, Decker placed third in the 50-yard freestyle (21.2 seconds) in the Division I state meet at Branin Natatorium in Canton.

Last year, Decker became the first member of Canal Winchester's boys swimming team to win a state title, as he placed first in the 100 free (46.68) and third in the 50 free (20.91) in the Division II state meet.