Rancocas Valley’s girls tear up the Franklin Field track with N.J. #2 47.91, advance to Tri-State Championships with Millville!!!!!

The Rancocas Valley and Millville girls qualified for both the Northeast Championship race and the Tri-State Championship race following the 400-meter relay heats Thursday at the 125th annual Penn Relays at Franklin Field.

The Northeast race is scheduled for 2:20 p.m. Friday and the Tri-State race is scheduled for 1:38 p.m. Saturday.

Rancocas Valley’s team of senior Darynn Minus-Vincent, senior Brianna Snowden, junior Kristina Tossas and sophomore Sheriyah Nutt ran 47.91 in Thursday’s heats, 20th-fastest from among 628 schools that started. The only faster New Jersey school was Union Catholic, which ran 47.84 in a different race. Millville ran 48.42, 28th-fastest overall.

Millville’s senior Malea Broome, freshman Bryanna Craig, junior Ciera Bowman and junior Zaniah Bowman ran 48.42.

Winslow (48.51) and Paul VI (48.85) were also under 49 seconds.

Union Catholic, Rancocas Valley and Millville now have the three-fastest times by New Jersey 400-meter relay teams this year.

Of the 18 other schools that ran faster than R.V., 12 are from Jamaica, one from the Bahamas, two from Virginia, one from Maryland, one from New York and one from Central Pennsylvania.

Here are all the qualifiers for all the 400-meter relay championship races: http://pennrelaysonline.com/Results/qualifiers.aspx?l=HSG#HSG_4x100

Rancocas Valley placed second in its heat, just behind South Lakes of Reston, Va., which ran 47.28. Millville was also second in its race, finishing behind Ruseas of Lucea, Hanover, in Jamaica.

This is the third straight year R.V. has broken 48 seconds in the 4-by-100. The Red Devils ran 47.49 in 2017 and 47.63 last year. Their time is No. 8 in Burlington County history

All-Time South Jersey 400-Meter Relay List
46.87 … Eastern, 2003
46.98 … Winslow Twp., 2017
46.9h … Willingboro, 1980
47.06 … Winslow Twp., 2014
47.18 … Winslow Twp., 2013
47.19 … Winslow Twp., 2018
47.27 … Delsea, 2017
47.40 … Winslow Twp., 2016
47.45 … Egg Harbor Twp., 2018
47.45 … Willingboro, 1994
47.49 … Rancocas Valley, 2017
47.3h … Willingboro, 1981
47.54 … Winslow Twp., 2003
47.63 … Rancocas Valley, 2018
47.4h … Camden,, 1978
47.4y … Camden, 1979
47.75 … Eastern, 2002
47.76 … Winslow Twp., 2005
47.76 … Winslow Twp., 2012
47.8h … Willingboro, 2003
47.82 … Moorestown, 2000
47.85 … Deptford, 2015
47.87 … Winslow Twp., 2011
47.91 … Rancocas Valley, 2019
47.9h … Willingboro, 1995
47.94 … Camden, 2000

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