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CFISD athletes win three championships at 2024 UIL State Track Meet

Bridgeland High School senior Lillian Harden, center, Cy-Fair High School senior Madison Ceasar, left, and Rylee Hampton
Bridgeland High School senior Lillian Harden, center, Cy-Fair High School senior Madison Ceasar, left, and Cypress Ridge High School senior Rylee Hampton, right, dominated the girls’ 100-meter hurdles earning gold, silver and bronze medals at the University Interscholastic League State Track and Field Meet on May 4 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin. 

May 14, 2024—CFISD athletes claimed three individual state championships and 12 total medals from the University Interscholastic League (UIL) State Track and Field Meet, held May 2-4 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.  

Bridgeland High School senior Lillian Harden placed first in the girls’ 100-meter hurdles. Bridgeland junior Benjamin Montgomery won gold in the boys’ 3,200-meter run and Cypress Springs High School senior Jacoby Harmon won the boys’ 800-meter run.

Cypress Springs High School senior Jacoby Harmon earned the gold medal in the boys’ 800-meter run
Cypress Springs High School senior Jacoby Harmon earned the gold medal in the boys’ 800-meter run at the University Interscholastic League State Track and Field Meet on May 4 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.

Harden finished first with a time of 13.52 after finishing second in 2023. Montgomery qualified last season and finished fifth as part of Bridgeland’s 3,200-meter relay. Now, as a junior, he won his event in a time of 8:51.50. Harmon won the gold in his event with a finishing time of 1:51.99.

Also earning medals were Cypress Park High School senior Sydnee Burr, who placed second in the girls’ long jump (19-11.5) and triple jump (42-2); Cypress Ridge High School senior Rylee Hampton placed second in the girls’ 100-meter hurdles (13.86); and Cy-Fair High School senior Madison Ceasar won third place in the girls’ 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.95. Cypress Ranch High School junior Celeste Robinson finished third place in the girls’ 100-meter run (11:46) and third in the girls’ 200-meter run. Harden also placed third in the 300-meter hurdles with a finishing time of 13.52.

Bridgeland High School junior Benjamin Montgomery earned the gold medal in the boys’ 3,200-meter run
Bridgeland High School junior Benjamin Montgomery earned the gold medal in the boys’ 3,200-meter run at the University Interscholastic League State Track and Field Meet on May 4 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.

Jersey Village High School junior Landon Freeman finished third in the boys’ high jump with a leap of 6-8 and Cypress Park senior Jamitrius Jessie finished third in the boys’ triple jump (49-1.5).

The following CFISD athletes placed fourth through ninth in their respective events:

  • Bridgeland senior Adin Lathrop placed fourth in the boys’ 800-meter run (1:52.90);
  • Cypress Springs High School senior Manuel Vela placed fifth in the boys’ 3,200-meter run (9:02.31);
  • Cypress Falls High School sophomore Tristan Horn placed fifth in the boys 3,200-meter hurdles (37.52);
  • Montgomery placed sixth in the boys’ 1600-meter run (4:16.28); and
  • Cypress Park senior Calvion Fuller placed eighth in the boys’ 110-meter hurdles (14.32).

     View complete results from the 2024 UIL State Track and Field Championships.