Wolf ’19 Rockets to Eagle Baseball History and 2nd Round of 2019 MLB Draft to New York Mets

For weeks if not months, Josh Wolf ‘19 has been distinctly aware that one way or another, his near and far future was about to change in life-altering ways - a confluence of tantalizing talent, exhausting work and faraway dreams harbored by millions of boys through optimistic adolescence before hard realities arrive for most of [...]

By |2019-06-04T10:37:15-05:00June 3rd, 2019|Athletics, Baseball, Campus News|0 Comments

Senior Stories – Shane Williams ’19, Excellence and Ethic

Imagination and willpower were always the most important gifts granted Shane Williams ‘19. He applied the powerful pair in equal doses during a St. Thomas career marked by brilliance magnified by his own appreciation. “I love this school because of the opportunities for every student,” Williams says. “The gut-feeling to attend here was strong. That [...]

By |2019-05-30T16:19:05-05:00May 30th, 2019|Academics, Campus News, Swimming|0 Comments

Twelve Eagle Scholar-Athletes Charting New Courses and Extending Careers to Collegiate Level

With every end, a new beginning. Twelve St. Thomas scholar-athletes across six sports are the latest Eagles to relish their childhood dreams becoming a starburst reality. The opportunity born of skill, passion and serendipity to extend athletic careers to the collegiate level came during the spring for Tucker Alch ‘19, Zach Blice ‘19, Alex Jacobs [...]

History Calls, Eagles Answer – 2019 TAPPS State Track and Field Champions

The 2019 TAPPS state track and field encounter came equipped with a warning whether the competitors were operating with or without a mirror. Objects are closer than they appear. In particular, an undaunted band of Eagles lurking deep in the distance but on the verge of unleashing a fast and furious surge to the finish. [...]

By |2019-05-21T13:11:29-05:00May 17th, 2019|Athletics, Track & Field|0 Comments

Eagle Baseball Finishes TAPPS State Runner-Up in 9th Final Four in 10 Years

Brody Logsdon ‘19 (Sam Houston St.) and Will Rizzo ‘21 each drove in runs while Jack Schell ‘19 (Millsap College) reached base three times and scored twice but Eagle Baseball couldn’t rally from an early deficit in an 8-5 defeat to Argyle Liberty Christian School in the TAPPS Division-I state championship final in Crosby. Logsdon’s [...]

By |2019-05-21T12:08:13-05:00May 15th, 2019|Athletics, Baseball|0 Comments

St. Thomas Celebrates Latest Luminaries into Prestigious Sports Hall of Fame

There is one road that will always remain the same.  It’s familiar. It’s comfortable. And it’s destination is somewhere never quite left.   For former Eagles, distant and near, it’s the road home, their home at 4500 Memorial Drive. And for five luminaries a return in May carried the greatest recognition afforded a St. Thomas [...]

By |2019-05-06T18:28:44-05:00May 6th, 2019|Alumni, Athletics|0 Comments

Wolf ’19 Near Perfection in Six Inning No-Hitter to Open TAPPS State Playoffs

Josh Wolf '19 opened the TAPPS D-I state playoffs one walk away from a six-inning perfect game in a dominant 10-0 victory over Austin St. Dominic Savio at Fr. Wilson Field. Wolf (Texas A&M) was in absolute command striking out 11 and allowing no base runners after issuing a five-pitch walk to open the game. [...]

By |2019-05-06T18:13:29-05:00May 3rd, 2019|Athletics, Baseball|0 Comments

Eagle Brothers Unite at 28th Annual St. Thomas Golf Tournament

Generations of Eagles joined with patrons, sponsors and contributors to make the 28th annual St. Thomas Golf Tournament a roaring success at Wildcat Golf Club. Throughout a wind-blown Monday in April Eagle brothers joined for a wide variety of fairways split, wedges shanked, enormous greens and par-saving putts missed, inevitable wagers placed - and all [...]

By |2019-04-29T15:23:59-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Alumni, Athletics, Golf|0 Comments

St. Thomas Announces Ambitious Schedule for Eagle Football in 2019

St. Thomas announces its ambitious 2019 football schedule that includes two generational series, four matchups with UIL programs, an equal split of 10 home-and-away games and an October travel date to San Antonio. AUG. 30 • AT STRAKE JESUIT After hosting Strake Jesuit twice in four years at NRG Stadium, the home of the Houston [...]

By |2019-04-08T10:46:15-05:00April 8th, 2019|Athletics, Football|0 Comments

Historic Eagle Soccer Season Ends in TAPPS State Semifinals

The demolition was near complete. A season-long series of opponents had been reduced to a collapsed building. Just a hole surrounded by broken bricks and mortar strewn all over the road. Eagle Soccer stepped back from this smoldering wreckage undaunted, all but undefeated, not the least bit satisfied by the most scintillating - and winningest [...]

By |2019-04-03T11:31:42-05:00February 20th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Soccer|1 Comment