Track & Field

Hill Country Christian School began its track and field program in 2001 under the leadership of Head Coach Toby Thurman, a former Olympic-level, All-American distance runner. Students have the opportunity to compete in a wide variety of events, including relays, distance and sprint races, shot put, and pole vault. Track and field has historically been one of Hill Country's most popular and successful sports, garnering an impressive array of championships, including:

  • Twenty-one individual state championships.
  • Three team final four state finishes and one team state runner up (2014).
  • TAPPS 2A Female Athlete of the Year, presented to Karen Baker in 2013, from the Texas Track and Field Coaches Association.

Our State Champions

Year Event Athlete
2014 High Jump Karen Baker
2014 Pole Vault Olivia Dahl
2014 100m Hurdles Karen Baker
2014 300m Hurdles Karen Baker
2014 1600m Preston Glace
2014 3200m Preston Glace
2013 100m Hurdles Karen Baker
2013 300m Hurdles Karen Baker
2012 Pole Vault Olivia Dahl
2012 High Jump Cole Bland
2012 100m Hurdles Karen Baker
2012 300m Hurdles Karen Baker
2011  Pole Vault Olivia Dahl
2010 3200m Caroline Janssen
2009 3200m Caroline Janssen
2009 1600m Caroline Janssen
2008 1600m Caroline Janssen
2008 3200m Caroline Janssen
2007 Pole Vault Lianne Schomaker
2003 400m Janean Griffiths
2003 Long Jump Janean Griffiths




















Our Team State Rankings 

Year Lady Knights
Head Coach
2014 2nd 6th Toby Thurman &
Janean Griffiths Greer
2013 4th 20th Kyel Sletten
2012 5th 9th Toby Thurman
2011 8th 23rd Toby Thurman
2010 5th 27th Toby Thurman
2009 9th 20th Toby Thurman
2008 11th 16th Toby Thurman
2007 10th n/a Toby Thurman
2006 17th n/a  
2005 23rd n/a  
2004 5th 11th Toby Thurman
2003 3rd 20th Toby Thurman
2002 14th 16th Toby Thurman

Numerous Hill Country track athletes have been offered spots to play at the collegiate level, including Division 1.

Click on team links on the left to view schedules and results.