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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 […]

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 […]

Tompkins Boys’ Basketball Battle it Out Against the Tigers

January 19, 2018 3:46pm | Payton Chaisson

Friday, Jan. 5, the boys’ basketball put up a dominant road win against the Katy Tigers with a final score of 81-64. Tensions were high Friday after the fight that broke out last year when the Falcons played the Tigers at home. When the Falcons […]

Boys’ Basketball Flies by George Ranch

December 1, 2017 4:15pm | Payton Chaisson

Tuesday night, Nov. 28, the boys’ basketball put up a dominating performance against George Ranch with a final score of 61-38. The team started rough, but was able to pick the intensity in the second half and turn it up a notch.  The team got […]

Girls Soccer Soars Past Kempner

April 3, 2017 2:54pm | Payton Chaisson

Friday, March 24, Girls Soccer faced off against the Kempner Cougars in the Bi-District Playoffs championship game. After coming out strong with a 5-0 lead, the game was abruptly canceled due to lighting causing everyone to leave the game. The game was postponed until the […]

Boys Basketball Faces off Against Tigers

February 28, 2017 3:59pm | Payton Chaisson

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, the Falcons faced off against the Fort Bend Travis Tigers for the first playoff game of the year. The game was played at Fulshear High School, a neutral location for both teams. The Falcons fought hard, but unfortunately came up short […]