A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Covid-19’s Effect On Football Season

October 19, 2020 2:49pm | Raegan Ervin

   The 2020 football season for Tompkins started off with a game against Magnolia high school on Friday, Sept. 25. Tompkins’ students and staff members left the game satisfied as the falcons had beat the bulldogs by a score of 24-21.  “We played ok, [we] […]

Varsity Cross Country Girls and Boys State Bound after District and Region Wins

October 26, 2018 5:17pm | Gabby Andino

After their hard work and determination, the boys and girls cross country teams accomplished their goals on winning District on Oct. 12. The boys dominated at the Region 3 Meet to repeat as Region Champions as they had two boys finish in the top 10 […]

How to Feed a Football Player

October 26, 2018 3:42pm | Lindsay Haney

Football, one of the hungry inducing sports. Players require lots of food to gather all the energy needed to complete long hours of training, countless body aching practices and many weightlifting sessions just to play in one game. They then have to repeat this about […]

Varsity Tennis Wins District

October 22, 2018 2:47pm | Samyuta Rajagopalan

Tompkins varsity tennis had their hard work pay off when they won District on Oct. 2. Varsity boys coach Joshua Martinez and varsity girls coach Craig Mason have coached the tennis team to success, resulting in their district win. The team started preparing during the […]

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 […]