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CFISD athletes sign with colleges during 2023 early signing period

Six Cypress Ranch High School seniors were among 42 student-athletes across CFISD to sign letters of intent on the first day.
Six Cypress Ranch High School seniors were among 42 student-athletes across CFISD to sign letters of intent on the first day of the early signing period. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Nov. 13, 2023—Forty-two CFISD athletes joined others across the country in signing letters of intent to participate in collegiate athletics during the early signing period, which started Nov. 8.

Fourteen Bridgeland High School seniors were among 42 student-athletes across CFISD to sign letters of intent.
Fourteen Bridgeland High School seniors were among 42 student-athletes across CFISD to sign letters of intent on the first day of the early signing period. (Photo by Rory Cashiola, Bridgeland HS)

Five Cy-Fair High School seniors were among 42 student-athletes across CFISD to sign letters of intent on the first day.
Five Cy-Fair High School seniors were among 42 student-athletes across CFISD to sign letters of intent on the first day of the early signing period, which began Nov. 8. (Photo by Madi Crownover, Cy-Fair HS)

The following athletes signed or plan to sign during the early signing period:

Bridgeland High School

Girls’ Basketball

  • Jordan Penn, Central College.

Girls’ Golf

  • Jasmine Do, Abilene Christian University.

Girls’ Soccer

  • Anaiyah Robinson, University of Arkansas.

Softball

  • Chayne Allen, University of Louisiana at Lafayette;
  • Brooke Gonzales, Colorado School of Mines;
  • Sydney Jackson, Syracuse University;
  • Daniela Lopez, Blinn College;
  • Carley Melton, Denison University; and
  • Chesley Swisher, Texas Lutheran University.

Boys’ Track and Field/Cross Country

  • Adin Lathrop, University of Alabama.

Girls’ Track and Field

  • Lillian Harden, University of Iowa.

Volleyball

  • Amelia Creacy, Angelo State University;
  • Raylee Schaffner, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor; and
  • Alice Volpe, Texas Christian University.

Bridgeland High School senior Jordan Penn, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Central College.
Bridgeland High School senior Jordan Penn, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Central College.

Bridgeland High School senior Jasmine Do, seated center, signed a letter of intent to Abilene Christian University.
Bridgeland High School senior Jasmine Do, seated center, signed a letter of intent to Abilene Christian University. (Photo by Rory Cashiola, Bridgeland HS)

Bridgeland senior Anaiyah Robinson, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play soccer at the University of Arkansas.
Bridgeland High School senior Anaiyah Robinson, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play soccer at the University of Arkansas.

Bridgeland senior Chayne Allen, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at the University of Louisiana.
Bridgeland High School senior Chayne Allen, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Bridgeland High School senior Brooke Gonzales, center, poses with family after signing a letter of intent to play softball.
Bridgeland High School senior Brooke Gonzales, center, poses with family after signing a letter of intent to play softball at Colorado School of Mines.

Bridgeland High School senior Sydney Jackson, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Syracuse University.
Bridgeland High School senior Sydney Jackson, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Syracuse University.

Bridgeland High School senior Daniela Lopez, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Blinn College.
Bridgeland High School senior Daniela Lopez, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Blinn College.

Bridgeland High School senior Carley Melton, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Denison University.
Bridgeland High School senior Carley Melton, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Denison University.

Bridgeland High School senior Chesley Swisher, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Texas Lutheran.
Bridgeland High School senior Chesley Swisher, center, signed her letter of intent to play softball at Texas Lutheran University.

Bridgeland High School senior Adin Lathrop, center, signed a letter of intent to the University of Alabama.
Bridgeland High School senior Adin Lathrop, center, signed a letter of intent to the University of Alabama.

Bridgeland High School senior Lillian Harden, center, signed her letter of intent to the University of Iowa.
Bridgeland High School senior Lillian Harden, center, signed her letter of intent to the University of Iowa.

Bridgeland High School senior Amelia Creacy, center, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Angelo State.
Bridgeland High School senior Amelia Creacy, center, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Angelo State University. (Photo by Rory Cashiola, Bridgeland HS)

Bridgeland High School senior Raylee Schaffner, seated center, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball.
Bridgeland High School senior Raylee Schaffner, seated center, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. (Photo by Rory Cashiola, Bridgeland HS)

Bridgeland High School senior Alice Volpe, center, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Texas Christian.
Bridgeland High School senior Alice Volpe, center, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Texas Christian University. (Photo by Rory Cashiola, Bridgeland HS)

Cy-Fair High School

Girls’ Soccer

  • Grace Smith, University of Mississippi.

Softball

  • Dalanee Ekster, Temple College; and
  • Yadira Ortiz, San Jacinto College.

Girls’ Swimming

  • Ella Smoker, Texas A&M University.

Volleyball

  • Bianca Byerly, Houston Christian University.

Cy-Fair High School senior Grace Smith signed a letter of intent to play soccer at the University of Mississippi.
Cy-Fair High School senior Grace Smith signed a letter of intent to play soccer at the University of Mississippi. (Photo by Madi Crownover, Cy-Fair HS)

Cy-Fair High School senior Dalanee Ekster, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play softball at Temple College.
Cy-Fair High School senior Dalanee Ekster, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play softball at Temple College. (Photo by Dominic Gutierrez, Cy-Fair HS)

Cy-Fair High School senior Yadira Ortiz, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play softball at San Jacinto College.
Cy-Fair High School senior Yadira Ortiz, seated center, signed a letter of intent to play softball at San Jacinto College. (Photo by Cheyanne Robertson, Cy-Fair HS)

Cy-Fair High School senior Ella Smoker, seated second from right, signed a letter of intent to swim collegiately at Texas A&M
Cy-Fair High School senior Ella Smoker, seated second from right, signed a letter of intent to swim collegiately at Texas A&M University. (Photo by Olivia Perez, Cy-Fair HS)

Cy-Fair High School senior Bianca Byerly, seated second from left, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball.
Cy-Fair High School senior Bianca Byerly, seated second from left, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Houston Christian University. (Photo by Tiara Rector, Cy-Fair HS)

Cypress Creek High School

Baseball

  • Caleb Lopez, Ranger College;
  • Braylon Mitchell, Texas State University.

Softball

  • Olivia Sanchez, University of St. Thomas.

Volleyball

  • Alyssa Dinh, Texas Tech University.

Cypress Creek High School senior Caleb Lopez signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Ranger College.
Cypress Creek High School senior Caleb Lopez signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Ranger College. (Photo by Keandrea Travis, Cypress Creek HS)

Cypress Creek High School senior Braylon Mitchell signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Texas State University.
Cypress Creek High School senior Braylon Mitchell signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Texas State University. (Photo by Emerson Araiza, Cypress Creek HS)

Cypress Creek High School senior Olivia Sanchez signed her letter of intent to play softball at the University of St. Thomas.
Cypress Creek High School senior Olivia Sanchez signed her letter of intent to play softball at the University of St. Thomas. (Photo by Keandrea Travis, Cypress Creek HS)

Cypress Creek High School senior Alyssa Dinh signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Texas Tech University.
Cypress Creek High School senior Alyssa Dinh signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Texas Tech University. (Photo by Keandrea Travis, Cypress Creek HS)

Cypress Falls High School

Boys’ Basketball

  • Brayden Young, Loyola University Chicago.

Cypress Lakes High School

Baseball

  • Arturo Garcia Jr., University of Louisiana Monroe.

Girls’ Basketball

  • Aniah Alexis, Rice University.

Girls’ Lacrosse

  • Naima Courtney, Virginia State University.

Cypress Lakes High School senior Aniah Alexis signed her letter of intent to play basketball at Rice University.
Cypress Lakes High School senior Aniah Alexis signed her letter of intent to play basketball at Rice University.

Cypress Park High School

Girls’ Track and Field

  • Sydnee Burr, Ohio State University.

Cypress Park High School senior Sydnee Burr signed a letter of intent to run track collegiately at Ohio State University.
Cypress Park High School senior Sydnee Burr signed a letter of intent to run track collegiately at Ohio State University. (Photo by Haily Ta, Cypress Park HS)

Cypress Ranch High School

Girls’ Basketball

  • Alexis Duhon, Centenary College of Louisiana.

Girls’ Golf

  • Lauren Evans, University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.

Girls’ Soccer

  • Hannah Carrier, Angelo State University.

Softball

  • Mia Diaz, University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Volleyball

  • Ava Milkovisch, Southwestern Assemblies of God University; and
  • Ashley Murphy, Milwaukee School of Engineering.

Cypress Ranch High School senior Alexis Duhon, seated, signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Centenary College.
Cypress Ranch High School senior Alexis Duhon, seated, signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Centenary College of Louisiana. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Cypress Ranch High School senior Lauren Evans, seated, signed her letter of intent to the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Cypress Ranch High School senior Lauren Evans, seated, signed her letter of intent to the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Cypress Ranch High School senior Hannah Carrier, seated, signed a letter of intent to play soccer at Angelo State University.
Cypress Ranch High School senior Hannah Carrier, seated, signed a letter of intent to play soccer at Angelo State University. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Cypress Ranch High School senior Mia Diaz, center, signed a letter of intent to play softball at the University of Alabama.
Cypress Ranch High School senior Mia Diaz, center, signed a letter of intent to play softball at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Cypress Ranch High School senior Ava Milkovisch, seated, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball.
Cypress Ranch High School senior Ava Milkovisch, seated, signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Southwestern Assemblies of God University. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Cypress Ranch High School senior Ashley Murphy, seated, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball.
Cypress Ranch High School senior Ashley Murphy, seated, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Milwaukee School of Engineering. (Photo by Kailey Depaolo, Cypress Ranch HS)

Cypress Springs High School

Girls’ Basketball

  • Ma’Riya Vincent, University of Missouri.

Diving

  • Caden Faith, Delta State University.

Volleyball

  • Breanna Swanson, Alabama State University.

Cy Springs High School senior Ma’Riya Vincent signed her letter of intent to play basketball at the University of Missouri.
Cypress Springs High School senior Ma’Riya Vincent signed her letter of intent to play basketball at the University of Missouri. (Photo by Emma Kristek, Cypress Springs HS)

Cypress Springs High School senior Caden Faith signs his letter of intent to dive collegiately at Delta State University.
Cypress Springs High School senior Caden Faith signs his letter of intent to dive collegiately at Delta State University. (Photo by Mar’quse Oliver, Cypress Springs HS)

Cypress Springs High School senior Breanna Swanson signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Alabama State University
Cypress Springs High School senior Breanna Swanson signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Alabama State University. (Photo by Mar’quse Oliver, Cypress Springs HS)

Langham Creek High School

Girls’ Basketball

  • Heather Baymon, Texas State University.

Football

  • Jordan Washington, University of Texas.

Volleyball

  • Kennedy Jones, Stephen F. Austin State University;
  • Leah Rios, Hill College; and
  • Taylor Williams, Alabama State University.

Langham Creek High School senior Heather Baymon, seated, signed her letter of intent to play basketball at Texas State.
Langham Creek High School senior Heather Baymon, seated, signed her letter of intent to play basketball at Texas State University.

Langham Creek High School senior Jordan Washington was among 42 CFISD student-athletes honored.

Langham Creek High School senior Kennedy Jones, seated, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Stephen F. Austin.
Langham Creek High School senior Kennedy Jones, seated, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Stephen F. Austin State University.

Langham Creek High School senior Leah Rios, seated, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Hill College.
Langham Creek High School senior Leah Rios, seated, signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Hill College.

Langham Creek High School senior Taylor Williams (white top), poses with his family after signing a letter of intent.
Langham Creek High School senior Taylor Williams (white top), poses with his family after signing a letter of intent to play volleyball at Alabama State University.