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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, […]

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 […]