Finals: Who was the best boys hurdler over the past decade?

What Is This?

Over the next few weeks Milesplit Kansas will be rolling out brackets broken down by discipline. Fans can vote for who they think is the top athlete in each discipline. In the end, we will be crowning the top track and field athlete in the state of Kansas as selected by the fans. This poll is for the best boys hurdler of the past decade.

The Setup

We've selected 16 boys based on combined hurdle times (100h, 300h), ranked them 1-16, placed them in a bracket of head-to-head matchups where your poll votes on the next page will determine who advances.


Athletes included are from the period between 2010 and 2019. This is based solely on hurdling times. Hurdlers were selected based on top 100h/300h rankings within the decade, Their times had to have ranked them in the top 100 for each event. The final cut to 16 was based solely on their combined rankings.

How This Works

Athletes are seeded 1 through 16 based on times and ranking. After each round, the hurdler with the most votes in their matchup will advance to the next round. Voting will end at 2 p.m. CT for each round. You may vote on Be sure to spread the word to advance your favorites into the next round!

Noah Green

Heath Tucker




Duncanville, TX


Holcomb, KS


HS Class



Major Wins


High School Bests


55 Meter Hurdles (in)



60 Meter Hurdles (in)



110 Meter Hurdles



300 Meter Hurdles


400 Meter Hurdles (33)


400 Meter Hurdles

Noah Green
School: Blue Valley Southwest/St. Thomas Aquinas
Year: 2018
Green won four state titles in Kansas, competed only three years and transferred to Duncanville, Texas. He was a 6X state hurdle qualifier, won four state titles and was a 5X medalist. Noah holds the Class 5A 110h state record. He originally signed with Univ. of Kentucky, but a coaching change allowed him to go on to compete at USC.


Heath Tucker
School: Holcomb
Year: 2014
Tucker was a 6X sate qualifier in the hurdles and 2X state champion. He was the third hurdler of the decade from deep in the southwestern part of our state.