Eagle Basketball Earns Second Straight TAPPS Final Four

Point guard Jaylen Davis ‘19 scored 10 of his 13 points in the pressurized final seven minutes of the game, and Eagle Basketball overcame a desperation three-pointer that forced overtime to defeat Trinity Christian Academy 49-42 to advance to the the TAPPS 6A state Final Four for the second consecutive year. The Eagles trailed throughout [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|Basketball|0 Comments

Pickering ’17, Lawrence ’17 and Miggins ’17 Named National Merit Finalists

Scott Pickering ‘17, Adam Lawrence ‘17 and John Miggins ‘17 have earned Finalist distinction in the National Merit Scholarship Program’s 62nd competition. The three Eagle scholars emerged from a cluster of approximately 16,00 semifinalists representing less than one percent of high school seniors in the United States after taking the Preliminary SAT (PSAT) during the [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Eagle Football Returns to NRG Stadium in 2017 Plus Five Home Games

The 2017 schedule for Eagle Football features five true home games plus a prime time return to NRG Stadium in a mix of traditional series, familiar foes and first-time return engagements. Four of the seven non-district games are with 2016 playoff teams, three of whom totaled 34 wins. The Eagles aim for their sixth consecutive [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|Football|0 Comments

Zievert ’59 and 1900 Society Providing Lasting Legacy to St. Thomas Basilian Mission

For much of his adult life Tommy Zievert ‘59 has been among the legion of loyal supporters who have remained connected to St. Thomas through annual giving or volunteer efforts. Now living in The Woodlands, Zievert was born and raised in the Heights, and still holds strong emotional ties to the historic neighborhood north of [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Alumni|0 Comments

Zetka ’18 Leads Eagle Swimming to Fourth-Place Finish at TAPPS State

Travis Zetka ‘18 participated in two new St. Thomas records, captured two fourth-place finishes and played a key role in two top-three relay results to lead Eagle Swimming to fourth place at the TAPPS Division I swimming championships at Josh Davis Natatorium in San Antonio. The fifth top-four finish at TAPPS State in the last [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Swimming|1 Comment

10th Annual Scholarship Breakfast Celebrates Legacy of Giving

Justin Van ‘17 was arranging the class schedule for his first freshman semester at St. Thomas and was immediately intrigued by an unexpected option.  “Forensics,” Van remembers thinking.  “Wow, amazing, a class dedicated just to CSI stuff.” To Van’s shocking dismay he quickly learned he had selected a course which offered nothing in common with [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

St. Thomas Receives Academic Acclaim from National Review

St. Thomas is again proud to be recognized as one of the most achieving college preparatory schools in Texas by a national review. For the second consecutive year, a study from Pittsburgh-based Niche.com ranks STH among the top-10 Catholic institutions based on "rigorous analysis of key statistics and reviews from students and parents," including SAT and [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Admissions Coordinator Claudia Walker Named Eagle of the Month

St. Thomas is proud to announce that admissions coordinator Claudia Walker as our next Eagle of the Month. This distinction established during the 2016-17 academic year is a special recognition of a member of the STH faculty or staff who has gone above and beyond the call of duty for the STH community. Claudia (above, [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Title Contending Eagle Soccer Getting Its Kicks

Kenny Martin ‘01 serves as the touchstone of Eagle Soccer for the new millennium.   A former decorated performer in his sixth year as head coach and 16th with the program, Martin has helped pilot 15 playoff seasons that produced six district champions. And when quizzed to size the quality of his current crew, Martin [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Campus News, Soccer|0 Comments

#TBT Here’s The Ticket – Secondary Market Turns White Hot For Ryan ’99

This article was originally published in March 2016 Patrick Ryan ‘99 grew up an avid Astros and Rockets fan during his student years at St. Thomas as well as a savvy autograph seeker.  But it didn’t take long after making his way to the University of Texas at Austin that he quickly discovered an off-campus [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments