The following Coastal bend track and field athletes won gold at the UIL state track meet in Austin Thursday:

George West's Nikaya Neal won the Class 3A high jump with a 5'7" jump.

Falfurrias' Marco Arevalo won the Class 3A shot put, throwing 58' 11".

Refugio's Bralyn Fox-Smith won the Class 2A discus, throwing 126'11".