Patience Pays for Peyton Matocha ’19 – National Letter of Intent to Miami

Peyton Matocha ‘19 has long performed as if born for the storm, commanding a calm in the tsunami of defensive duress essential to football’s mission critical position. As if he were somehow destined for a future in the swirl of Hurricanes. Matocha’s unquestioned inner quality became ever more valuable throughout his scintillating senior season, as [...]

By |2019-02-07T09:50:51-05:00February 6th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments

Cheek ’19, Matocha ’19 and Dixon ’19 Center Stage on National Signing Day

Three essential contributors to the recent resurgent Eagle Football season are the latest St. Thomas scholar-athletes to continue their careers at the collegiate level. Record-smashing quarterback Peyton Matocha ‘19, reliable receiver Hunter Cheek ‘19 and versatile two-way dynamo Dylan Dixon ‘19 celebrated the February National Signing Day among an enthusiastic wave of family, friends and [...]

By |2019-02-06T17:21:38-05:00February 6th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments

Eagle Basketball Takes Down State’s No. 1 Private to Tighten District Race

Dillion Lowe ‘21 drained his only attempt of the game ... a left-wing 3-point dagger with one minute remaining for the final lead change of the game ... and later added a clutch free throw to push Eagle Basketball past top-ranked Tomball Concordia Lutheran 63-59 at Reckling Gymnasium. The victory splits the regular-season series and [...]

By |2019-02-06T10:33:36-05:00February 5th, 2019|Athletics, Basketball|0 Comments

Eagle Wrestling Captures Second Place at Texas Prep State

Eagle Wrestling earned eight top-four finishes to capture second place at the Texas Prep State Wrestling Championships. St. Thomas totaled 169.5 points to outpace Argyle Liberty Christian (168.0), McKinney Christian Academy (137.5), Addison Trinity Christian Academy (136.5), Dallas Bishop Lynch (89.5), Fort Worth All Saints Episcopal (80.5) and Episcopal (71). The notable results include ... [...]

By |2019-02-04T20:12:09-05:00February 4th, 2019|Athletics, Wrestling|0 Comments

St. Thomas Announces Fr. James Murphy, CSB as Third President After National Search

St. Thomas High School has selected Fr. James Murphy, CSB as the institution’s third president in its proud 119-year history. Fr. Murphy was the unanimous choice of the St. Thomas Board of Directors with the approval of Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB, the Superior General of the Congregation of St. Basil. “I’m honored and humbled that [...]

By |2019-01-31T15:13:23-05:00January 31st, 2019|Academics, Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Eagle Scholars Celebrate Feast of Patron and Gain Insight to St. Thomas Aquinas

On the feast of our patron saint, faculty member Casey Johnson ‘05 shares background and context of Thomas Aquinas ... a Dominican priest who emerged as an authority of the Roman Catholic Church, a prolific writer whose influence on Catholic intellectual life remains immeasurable, one of the greatest theologians of the Middle Ages. --- For [...]

By |2019-01-30T17:20:52-05:00January 30th, 2019|Academics, Campus News|0 Comments

Eagle Basketball Rallies for 60-52 Win at St. Pius X

Anderson Kopp ‘19 poured in 26 points while Elijah Elliott ‘20 erupted for eight of his 14 in the decisive third quarter as St. Thomas collected a valuable 60-52 win at St. Pius X in the latest episode in the generational series. Eagle Basketball broke out of the halftime with a 15-3 spurt with Elliott [...]

By |2019-01-22T22:46:00-05:00January 22nd, 2019|Athletics, Basketball|0 Comments

Eagle Swimming Stakes 4th TAPPS Regional Championship in Six Years

Shane Williams ‘19 raced to two individual sprint titles and anchored two critical relay results to lead St. Thomas to a commanding championship at the 2019 TAPPS Division I East Region Swim Meet. The Eagles leveraged quality depth in a convincing series of performances at the University of Houston to produce their fourth regional title [...]

By |2019-01-22T15:02:01-05:00January 22nd, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Swimming|0 Comments

Register Now for 14th Annual Steps for Students Benefiting Catholic Education

The extended St. Thomas community again readies to participate in one of the largest 5k school races in the United States while raising valuable funds and awareness for Catholic education. The 14th Annual Steps for Students originates from the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in downtown Houston Saturday, February 16 at 8:00 a.m. The event [...]

By |2019-01-17T11:08:54-05:00January 17th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

St. Thomas Scholars Outperform District and State in ACT Scores

The Catholic Basilian intellectual tradition continues to be the cornerstone of the St. Thomas campus community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. While prestige is derived from much more than exemplary academics, St. Thomas is proud to share the latest measurable results which reflect the immense growth [...]

By |2018-12-27T14:42:59-05:00December 27th, 2018|Academics, Campus News|0 Comments