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

Eagle Basketball Advances in TAPPS State Playoffs with 10th Straight Win

Anderson Kopp '19 poured in 28 points while brother Maddox '21 added 10 and Elijah Elliott '20 bounced for 12 more as Eagle Basketball defeated San Antonio Central Catholic 74-62 to launch its TAPPS 6A postseason. The Eagles improve to 25-8 with their 10th straight win and advance to face San Antonio Antonian College Prep [...]

By |2019-02-20T22:24:13-05:00February 19th, 2019|Athletics, Basketball, Campus News|0 Comments

St. Thomas Shares in Recognition at Houston’s American Advertising Awards

St. Thomas is proud to share in recognition received at the 57th edition of Houston’s American Advertising Awards - formerly the ADDYs. Gold distinction for Elements of Advertising - Still Photography, Digitally Enhanced category Gold distinction for Elements of Advertising - Still Photography, Campaign category Official credits were given to Karl Heim of KH Studio [...]

By |2019-04-03T12:19:51-05:00February 19th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News|0 Comments

Aqua Eagles – St. Thomas Seizes First-Ever TAPPS State Swimming Championship

Shane Williams ‘19 collected valuable second and third-place individual finishes and anchored two dramatic relay victories including the title-clinching final event as Eagle Swimming seized the TAPPS Division I state swimming championship - the program’s first-ever state crown in the second season with head coach Donna Skorupinski. St. Thomas set the tone for history early [...]

By |2019-04-03T10:55:58-05:00February 9th, 2019|Athletics, Campus News, Swimming|1 Comment

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

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