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Heat Wave

August 22, 2018 2:24pm | Coach Pitzel

Cross Country to State

November 15, 2017 3:36pm | Lauren Buehler

The team lines up at the line along with the other schools present at the meet. They do their final stretches to loosen up and get into the running zone because now everything matters. Their placement determined their fate. Junior Adam Smith gets into position […]

Tompkins Runs Away with District

October 18, 2017 2:57pm | Payton Chaisson

The district cross country meet was on Saturday, Oct.14. Tompkins came away sweeping the meet, and both the girls and boys came out champions. Both teams ran hard with each runner placing in the necessary spot to come out on top. The boys beat Seven […]

Falcon Volleyball Sweeps the Cougars

October 10, 2017 2:59pm | Payton Chaisson

Falcon Volleyball Sweeps the Cougars Tompkins volleyball faced off against Cinco Ranch Friday on Sep 29. The Falcons went on to sweep the Cougars in three games. Tompkins outscored Cinco 26-24 game one, 25-19 game two and finally 25-14 game three.  This win gave the […]

Spotlight Player: Rebekah Jordan

September 21, 2017 3:52pm | Caroline Hoffmann

The buzzer went off as the JV (Junior Varsity) Tompkins volleyball team was in a 24-20 lead against the opposing team. Sophomore Rebekah Jordan breathed in and out, slightly stretching her arms as Coach Bethany Ellis went over the strategy for the next play. The […]

Falcons Kickoff the Season

September 18, 2017 3:15pm | Payton Chaisson

Thursday Sept. 14, the Tompkins Falcons faced off against the New Caney Porter Spartans. The Falcons fought hard for four straight quarters. Unfortunately, they came up short losing to the Spartans 17-24. This was the Falcon’s first game under the new coaching staff and many […]

Cross Country Keeping Strong

September 11, 2017 3:11pm | Contributed

This Saturday, Sept. 9, the Girls Cross Country team raced at the Cy-Woods XC Invite.  Varsity was 2nd place behind Woodlands by 1 point and  JV was Team Champions.  On the Varsity team, Alyssa Balandran placed 1st, Lauren Titus placed 2nd, and Hayden Gold placed […]

Cross Country Girls Start Season With a Win

August 22, 2017 2:45pm | Contributed

The cross country girls started their season off with wins at both the Varsity and JV level.  Varsity was first place out of 14 teams at Heat Wave Relays and JV was first place out of 16 teams.   Freshman Lauren Titus and senior Alyssa […]

XC Boys Are Successful At State

November 14, 2016 3:55pm | Sandra Sadek

On Saturday, Nov. 12, the Cross Country Boys team competed at the state championships in Round Rock, Texas. The boys ran a great race and landed in 11th place as a team. The team hopes to achieve as great goals next year. Please congratulate the […]

Balandran, State Qualifier

November 2, 2016 2:43pm | Sandra Sadek

Last weekend, Cross Country runner Alyssa Balandran qualified for state and travelled to Huntsville with the boys’ team to race. She is currently the District Runner-up and is the first girl to qualify to at this level. She finished 6th out of 176 runners and […]