It's not just enough to be the best in one event.
The country's top specialists in the hurdles are often proficient in the short and long distances, pushing to new limits each time they step to the line.
Santa Margarita (CA) High senior Nikki Merritt, a Duke signee, is ranked No. 4 overall in her combined performances in the 100mH and 300mH. Interestingly enough, while she's the top ranked long hurdler in California, she's ranked fourth in the 100mH.
The top female combined hurdler in the country is Oregon recruit Emily Sloan (13.43/41.33). Check out the entire boys and girls lists below.