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Heat Wave

August 22, 2018 2:24pm | Coach Pitzel

Anish Sriniketh: Boys’ State Tennis Singles Champion

May 21, 2018 2:38pm | Contributed

Congratulations to senior Anish Sriniketh who is the 6A Boys’ State Tennis Singles Champion. Coaches Josh Martinez and Craig Mason are extremely proud of his hard work and significant accomplishment.

Tompkins Golf is State Bound

April 26, 2018 2:38pm | Contributed

Head golf coach Jeff Mudd and Assistant golf coach Chandler Simpson are proud to announce sophomore Elina Sinz qualified for the state gold tournament. In a field loaded with some of the top golfers in the state, she placed second overall. She battled extremely hard […]

Softball Continues to Playoffs

April 25, 2018 2:31pm | Contributed

The Tompkins softball team played hard to pull out a second place victory in district. Payoffs will now begin and in round one, they will take on Fort Bend Austin in a three game series beginning April 27. The game times are as follows. Friday […]

Girls Track’s Strong Showing at District Meet

April 16, 2018 3:02pm | Contributed

The following girls advanced to the area meet as a part of the varsity team by placing in the top four.  Alyssa Balandran- 800 meter and 1600 meter Hayden Gold- 3200 meter with a new personal record of 11:17 Ryan Little- District Chmapion in the […]

Tompkins Athletes Signing for the Future

April 11, 2018 2:54pm | Contributed

Congratulations to the following athletes who signed their letter of intent for the colleges they will be representing in the fall of 2018. From left to right the athletes are: Zach Visser- Southwestern Christian University (Baseball) Wilson Ehrhardt- Hill Jr. College (Baseball) Jorge Daniel Vargas- […]

Tompkins Soccer Battles in Playoffs

April 11, 2018 2:40pm | Payton Chaisson

Tompkins girls’ and boys’ soccer participated in the first two rounds of the state playoffs. Both teams were victorious in each of their first two playoff games. The boys won 4-1 in the first round against Kempner and 2-1 in the second round against Cy […]

Tompkins Takes On Texas Relays

April 10, 2018 2:49pm | Riya Kale

The 91st annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays were held at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas, over Easter weekend. Hosted by the University of Texas, events are held at the high school, collegiate and invitational levels. This year, 712 high school teams competed at […]

Falcons Finish Strong at Victor Lopez Invitational

April 2, 2018 2:31pm | Payton Chaisson

Thursday through Saturday, Mar. 22-24, the Tompkins track and field team competed at the Victor Lopez Invitational at Rice University. While at the meet, sophomore Clayton Keys set the school triple jump record of 45 feet and 11.5 inches and finished fourth overall. “It was […]

The Future of Falcon Football

March 23, 2018 3:07pm | Drew Van Chau

Helmets crash together, bouncing off of one another, shoulder pads set in as they are pressed against. They are hot and heavy, filled with sweat, the same sweat dripping down the faces grimacing beneath the helmets. One of the football team’s captains, junior Ryan Schmidt, […]