Legendary UH and USA Coach Tom Tellez Assisting Eagle Track and Field

In the early 1990s Eagle Track and Field coach Nathan Labus was a newbie to the roaring University of Houston program which for years had doubled as the defacto training grounds for Olympic gold rushes from Team USA. Under the piercing Texas sun which would routinely beat down on a reddish-brown oval surrounded by the [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:50+00:00January 31st, 2017|Track & Field|0 Comments

Eagle Talent Shines at TPSMEA All-State Concert

Six Eagle musicians performed in the Texas Private Schools Music Educators Association All-State concert, selected after a rigorous audition process in the fall, and were joined by roughly 400 of the finest private school music students from all across the state of Texas. The students were led by world-class clinicians in intensive rehearsals, culminating in [...]

By |2017-05-04T17:02:15+00:00January 31st, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Deitz ’17, Zugheri ‘17, Hassell ‘18 and Le ‘17 Charter Members of GDK Honor Roll

Honor is a primary value for any institution of higher education, especially at St. Thomas which prides itself on its commitment to the Basilian virtues of teaching of goodness, discipline and knowledge, with students embracing and reflecting the same. Faculty member Dan Green was struck during the summer of 2016 with an inspiration that would [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:54+00:00January 30th, 2017|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Aaron Dominguez ’96 Named 27th Principal in 117-Year History of St. Thomas

St. Thomas president Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB announced the breakthrough appointment of Aaron Dominguez ‘96 as the 27th principal in the school’s illustrious 117-year history, effective June 1, 2017. Dominguez emerged as the clear choice from an exhaustive six-month search that revealed four finalists, and will play a significant role in advancing St. Thomas and [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:54+00:00January 27th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

McCoy ’17 and Voltz ’19 Lead Strong Showing at UST Essay Contest

Jordan McCoy ‘17 and Maxwell Voltz ‘19 each earned first-place distinction to lead a strong St. Thomas showing at the 13th annual University of St. Thomas / Archdiocesan Essay Contest. [CLICK HERE for Into the void: Where do we find purpose? by McCoy and Viva Cristo Rey! by Voltz] Grayson Drinkard ‘20 was recognized with a second-place result, [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:55+00:00January 26th, 2017|Student Life|0 Comments

Eagle Lacrosse – Looking Back and Ahead to 2017

HEAD COACH:  Erinn O’Hara 2nd year as head coach 2nd year in the Eagle program 2016 Texas High School Lacrosse League state playoffs LOOKING BACK TO 2016 O’Hara inherited a program in the wake of the most successful season in St. Thomas history and produced not only an appropriate encore but also laid a firm [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:55+00:00January 24th, 2017|Campus News, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Zetka ’18 Leads Eagle Swimming to Second-Place Finish at TAPPS Regional

Travis Zetka ‘18 outraced the field in two sprint events and swam critical legs in two valuable relay finishes to lead Eagle Swimming to a second-place result at the TAPPS Eastern Regional Championships at the University of Houston Campus Recreation & Wellness Center Natatorium. Zetka won the 100 yard (50.32) and 50 yard (22.99) freestyle [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:55+00:00January 20th, 2017|Swimming|0 Comments

Eagle Rugby – Looking Back and Ahead to 2017

HEAD COACH:  Jim Wolfinger 19th year as head coach 19th year in the Eagle program Four national championship tournaments, six state championships and three Western Rugby Union championships LOOKING BACK TO 2016 The Eagles successfully navigated one of the most rigorous schedules in the country, including national and traditional Houston-area powers. Among the notable victories [...]

By |2018-12-11T13:32:17+00:00January 18th, 2017|Campus News, Rugby|0 Comments

St. Thomas Embraces Next Class of Lifelong Learners and Forever Eagles

For generations what has set St. Thomas apart is its Catholic Basilian intellectual tradition, the cornerstone of an academic community where students are formed to become ethical leaders who create positive change.  The next incoming class of students who will emerge from the testing and application process enter St. Thomas as the school approaches its next [...]

By |2018-12-11T11:05:04+00:00January 18th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Eagle Athletics Hosting College Baseball Recruiting Seminar January 23

Eagle Athletics is thrilled to present a free seminar on the St. Thomas campus with one of the premier college advisory programs in the country for aspiring student-athletes in baseball and softball. High school and middle school student-athletes and their families are highly encouraged to attend and participate January 23 at 6:15 p.m. in Cemo [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:56+00:00January 17th, 2017|Baseball, Campus News|0 Comments