Former Astros Overall No. 1 Selection Appel Delivers Stirring Testimony to St. Thomas FCA

Mark Appel has long been accustomed to crowds brought about through his sublime athletic talents. A high school pitching sensation in Northern California. A record smashing All-American at Stanford University. The Pac-12 Scholar Athlete of the Year. The glory boy of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft. His celebrated meteoric rise was followed by a [...]

By |2019-09-25T12:46:39-05:00September 24th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Gameday Central || Eagle Football Strikes Late for Comeback Win over Stafford

GAME FOUR - HOTZE FIELD INSIDE GRANGER STADIUM Stafford 21 Eagle Football 28 WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Receiving mates Spencer Kryger ‘20 and Cameron Bonner ‘21 tag-teamed for a pitch and catch touchdown for the second consecutive week ... a stunning 52-yard score with 1:30 remaining in the game to seal a pulse pounding [...]

By |2019-09-25T10:38:45-05:00September 21st, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments

#TBT Voice From The Storm, A Flood Of Emotion – Doug Gregory ’87 Tells His Story of Hurricane Harvey

This story was originally published in December 2017. Hurricane Harvey began as a low-pressure blip on the radar ... methodically heated up through the tropics ... intensified up until the moment of landfall ... and surged into the strongest storm to slam Texas since Carla in 1961. The devastating rains began to hit Houston during [...]

By |2019-09-19T10:38:06-05:00September 19th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Countdown To Kickoff || Eagle Football Faces Stafford in Homecoming Clash

GAMEDAY CENTRAL WEEK FOUR - HOTZE FIELD INSIDE GRANGER STADIUM WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Eagle Football (1-2) vs. Stafford (0-3) SETTING THE SCENE Eagle Football returns home for the annual homecoming clash and the first leg of its only two-game Granger Stadium stand of the season.  Fresh from its first win of the season [...]

By |2019-09-20T11:07:49-05:00September 18th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments

Welcome new member of our staff at St. Thomas, Kristine Meier!

She may be a new face to the counseling department at St. Thomas High School, but St. Thomas High School is not new to her. Born in Costa Rica, but she grew up in Houston, TX, attended Duchesne High School, and met her husband through a St. Thomas High School alum. Kristine comes to St. [...]

By |2019-09-16T12:49:16-05:00September 17th, 2019|Campus News, Faculty Profiles|0 Comments

Founder’s Day Mass Honors Legacy and Leadership of St. Thomas Basilians

The beginning 120 years ago was meager, the ascension without fanfare. A steady process that preached purpose, culture, and service rooted in the Basilian credo of Teach Me Goodness, Discipline, and Knowledge. Now, well into the second century after its genesis, St. Thomas celebrated its legacy as a premier college preparatory experience with its annual [...]

By |2019-09-16T19:41:16-05:00September 16th, 2019|Academics, Alumni, Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Gameday Central || Eagle Football Defeats Kinkaid for First Win of Season

GAMEDAY CENTRAL WEEK TWO - BARNHART STADIUM Eagle Football (1-2) 27 Kinkaid (0-3) 10 WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Quarterback Maddox Kopp ‘21 threw for 244 yards and two touchdowns, receiver Cameron Bonner ‘21 grabbed two scores and a rejuvenated wrecking crew defense rarely bent and never broke in a 27-10 road victory over Kinkaid [...]

By |2019-09-17T13:08:12-05:00September 14th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments

Why We Chose St. Thomas || Nikhil Shah Class of 2023

The search wasn’t for learning subjects but to learn how to think critically. To live ethically. To find people who think differently from the way you think, talk with them to find out why, and enrich yourself in the process. The destination wasn’t simply to pave a path leading to upcoming professional development but a [...]

By |2019-09-13T13:37:38-05:00September 12th, 2019|Academics, Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Countdown To Kickoff || Eagle Football Travels to Kinkaid September 13

GAMEDAY CENTRAL WEEK TWO - BARNHART STADIUM WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW The Eagles (0-2) travel to Kinkaid (0-2) September 13 for a 7:00 p.m. kickoff aiming for the first St. Thomas victory of the season. SETTING THE SCENE The private school programs meet for the fifth time in six years. Eagle Football posted three [...]

By |2019-09-11T15:41:06-05:00September 11th, 2019|Athletics, Football|0 Comments

#TBT Eagle Strong Unites St. Thomas in Year of Hurricane Harvey

This story was originally published in the fall of 2017. On the evening of August 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas as a category 4 storm, spawning a flood event on an entirely different scale than what Texas, and the United States, had before seen, soaking parts of the Greater Houston area during a [...]

By |2019-09-04T15:29:39-05:00September 5th, 2019|Campus News|0 Comments