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Junior Varsity Golf District Results

March 20, 2018 2:48pm | Contributed

The junior varsity golf teams competed at the district tournament and soared above the competition with the boys team taking first and the girls team coming in second. The falcons were led by sophomore Sebastian Garza’s score of a 79 and freshman Shane Hatler’s score […]

Girls Track and Field Team Champions at LaPorte Bayshore Olympics

March 12, 2018 12:27am | Contributed

The girls track and field team went to LaPorte and and achieved great success, bringing home numerous medals as well as breaking personal records (PR). Congratulations to the following athletes for earning points for the team by placing in the top six.   Gabbie Alvarado – sixth in […]

Tompkins BB Rewrites History

March 5, 2018 2:54pm | Keion Cage

The chant “State” ringed from the Tompkins student section to all over the Berry Center as the Tompkins Falcons held the ball for the final second of the Texas UIL Region Finals with a 17-point lead over Alief Taylor. It was time to line up […]

Baseball Rallies Through the Weekend

March 1, 2018 3:42pm | Payton Chaisson

Friday, Feb. 23, the Tompkins baseball team won one game and lost their other. They were victorious against Fort Bend Travis winning 4-1. Later that day they were defeated by Cy Woods 9-3. The Falcons would then go on to win both their games Saturday, […]

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Continues on to Regional Finals

February 28, 2018 4:29pm | Samantha Hennig

The varsity basketball game against Fort Bend on Feb. 26, was filled with students, all excited with an energy like no other as this was the furthest the team had ever made it in school history. The game was constantly back and forth and went […]

Girls Basketball Falls Short in Playoffs

February 15, 2018 4:30pm | Payton Chaisson

On Monday, Feb. 12, the Tompkins girls’ basketball team took on Fort Bend Hightower in the first round of the playoffs. Unfortunately, the Falcons came up short losing 59-41. Despite the loss, the girls have made the playoffs three out of their four seasons as […]

Scouted Athletes: Tompkins Students Secure Colleges

February 7, 2018 5:42pm | Fabiana Chapparo

As Tompkins’ fall semester comes to a close, spring semester dawns on the students anxious to see what this school year will amount to. For some, it may include receiving a letter grade higher than they expected. For others, it may be the acceptance into […]

Swimming and Diving is State Bound

February 5, 2018 3:56pm | Contributed

Swimming and diving had a successful weekend at their regional meet, with many swimmers and divers with many students performing at the highest level they have all season. The following students are advancing to the state meet in Austin in their divisions: Ewan Mackie, Cade […]

Boys Soccer Soars Toward District

February 1, 2018 4:10pm | Rachel DeGroot

Cleats pound the grassy field as boys soccer players rush toward the other team in the hope of gaining possession of the ball. Swift movements and powerful kicks send the ball soaring across the field toward the competitor’s goal. Motivation to score the next goal […]

Girls Soccer Sweeps the Mustangs

February 1, 2018 3:24pm | Payton Chaisson

Friday, Jan. 26, the Tompkins girls’ soccer teams came away with a clean sweep of having every Tompkins team beat the Taylor Mustangs. The night was topped off with a 5-0 victory by the varsity team. The girls put up a dominating performance on all […]