Eagle Basketball’s Gary Hall Named to Coach in 43rd Annual McDonald’s All-American Game

Never in his lifetime of hoop dreams did St. Thomas basketball boss Gary Hall envision he would occupy a coveted front and center coaching seat for the nation’s premier high school all-star extravaganza. But there’s no foolin’ come April 1 at the Toyota Center. Hall has been named to navigate the West squad for the [...]

By |2020-01-23T17:29:26-06:00January 23rd, 2020|Athletics, Basketball, Campus News|0 Comments

‘Eagles’ Nest’ Winter 2019 | St. Thomas Leaving its Catholic Basilian Imprint on Houston and Nationally

The Eagles’ Nest is the St. Thomas flagship vehicle for telling stories about the vibrant Eagle community. Through compelling narratives and striking visuals, we explore the institution, from the change and growth on campus to how St. Thomas is leaving its Catholic Basilian imprint on Houston and nationally. Our award-winning writing and design provide insights [...]

Defending State Champion Aqua Eagles Race to Fifth TAPPS Regional Title in Six Years

Dylan Michaels ‘21, Sebastian Ortiz ‘20, and Patrick Geaney ‘21 paced defending state kingpin Eagle Swimming to a dominant TAPPS Eastern Regional championship at the University of Houston CRWC Natatorium. The Aqua Eagles combined first, second, and third-place relay results with two individual firsts, five runner-up finishes, and superior depth in piling 179 points for [...]

By |2020-01-24T18:53:37-06:00January 21st, 2020|Athletics, Campus News, Swimming|0 Comments

Eagle Soccer Getting its Kicks to Championship Contention | Tager ’21 Named EXOS Showcase All-American

Eagle Soccer carried a decided rude mood throughout the holiday season that has extended into the new year. Head honcho Kenny Martin ‘01 and his sure striking mates would have it no other way. Most ungracious, as hosts and guests, ornery and snarly. And why not unruly, given the most welcoming of results in what [...]

By |2020-01-21T12:35:02-06:00January 21st, 2020|Athletics, Campus News, Soccer|1 Comment

‘Eagles’ Nest’ Winter 2019 | St. Thomas Leaving its Catholic Basilian Imprint on Houston and Nationally

The Eagles' Nest is the St. Thomas flagship vehicle for telling stories about the vibrant Eagle community. Through compelling narratives and striking visuals, we explore the institution, from the change and growth on campus to how St. Thomas is leaving its Catholic Basilian imprint on Houston and nationally. Our award-winning writing and design provide insights [...]

Eagle Basketball Embraces National Stage at 39th Annual Beach Ball Classic

The holiday season traditionally closes distances and unites family and friends. But Eagle Basketball braced for an absolute about-face. The contingent bounced from Christmas day flights for dribble drives along the Atlantic coast, a business trip drenched in purpose for big picture dividends rather than immediate gravitas. For the first time in program history, the [...]

By |2020-01-06T13:08:24-06:00January 6th, 2020|Athletics, Basketball|0 Comments

Two-Sport Scholar Athlete Eli Carter ’20 to Continue Track and Field Career at Stephen F. Austin State University

Hope Arive is convinced there was almost a destiny or fate or cosmic power in her only son finding his way to a Basilian institution well into his second century with a deep legacy for academic rigor in the classroom and ethical living in every arena.  “I was aware of St. Thomas even before Eli was [...]

By |2019-12-20T10:20:24-06:00December 13th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Track & Field|0 Comments

Eagle Football and Eagle Cross Country Bore Mother Lode of Postseason Acclaim

The 2019 gold rush for Eagle Football and Eagle Cross Country bore a mother lode of postseason acclaim for nearly two dozen key contributors after deep state championship contention. The annual Fall Sports Banquet again celebrated significant St. Thomas team and individual success. Nicholas Chander ‘20 was named Eagle Cross Country’s most valuable performer after [...]

By |2019-12-13T00:34:54-06:00December 12th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Cross Country, Football|0 Comments

Langemeier ’20 Leads Eagle Football Distinction from Touchdown Club of Houston

Kicker Paul Langemeier ‘20 was named Specialist of the Year by the Touchdown Club of Houston at the 8th Annual Private High School Awards Dinner, presented by the Hildebrand Foundation and Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Langemeier was a key contributor in Eagle Football winning seven straight games, nine out of 10, and the [...]

By |2019-12-05T12:14:26-06:00December 5th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments

Gameday Central || Eagle Football Ends Season in TAPPS State Semifinals

WEEK 13 || TAPPS DIVISION I STATE SEMIFINALS, FORD CENTER AT THE STAR IN FRISCO Eagle Football 21 Dallas Parish Episcopal 41 WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Running back John Fontenot ‘21 rushed for two fourth quarter touchdowns after quarterback Maddox Kopp ‘21 teamed with receiver Spencer Kryger ‘20 for a score in the second [...]

By |2020-01-10T14:10:15-06:00December 2nd, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Football|0 Comments