ON TAP TODAY: TIOGA'S POLO RANKIN RUNNING AT STATES (2017-06-09)
Valley Sports Report ENDICOTT — Tioga senior Jonny Polo Rankin will close out his high school career Friday afternoon at the New York State Division 2 Track & Field championships here at Union-Endicott High School.
Polo Rankin is the fifth seed in the 400-meter hurdles in a time of 56.83 seconds. Sullivan West’s Michael Mullally is the top seed at 53.54 seconds, and Mineola’s Andrew Ariza is the second seed at 55.81 seconds.
Polo Rankin, who has only run the event 11 times, broke his own school record last week by more than 1 1/2 seconds en route to a Section IV gold medal.
There will be two heats in the event, which is slated for 3:50 p.m.