Tompkins High School


By Tom Behrens Seven Lakes girls at the top As 2017 comes to a close Seven Lakes (15-7, 2-0), Katy (17-5, 2-1), Tompkins (10-6, 2-1) and Taylor (15-7, 2-1) girls’ basketball teams are the top teams in District 19-6A. The Seven Lakes Lady Spartans added to their unblemished district record defeating Katy 41-22. Savannah May led the Lady Tigers with nine points. The Tigers won at home over Cinco Ranch, 61-36. A team effort from […]

Holiday Home Tour

It’s time once again for the Holiday Home Tour sponsored by the Crimson Cavalettes! Gather your family and friends, and make a night of it. It’s a great way to support the Cavalettes and get into the holiday spirit as you tour these beautifully decorated homes! Tickets can be purchased at Tompkins on Nov 29, Nov 30, and Dec 1 from 11 am to 1 pm all three days, or online at tickets will be […]

This Year’s Motto: “Finishing”

The Tomkins Falcons take the field for the first district game of the season against the Seven Lakes Spartans at Waller ISD stadium on September 25, 2015. Photo by Diana L. Porter,

By Tom Behrens “The biggest thing is our numbers have increased,” said Tompkins High School varsity head football coach, Tony Tademy, in describing the start of practice for the upcoming season. Two years ago, Tompkins first year in District 19-6A, the Falcons had 60 kids for practice; this year they have over 300 kids. “Last year we didn’t finish games,” continued Tademy. “The game of football is about finishing plays, finishing strong in the classroom, […]

Infectious Enthusiasm, Beliefs, and Respect for Coaches and Players Are Making a Difference in Just Three Years

Coach Tony Tademy, former TCU Assistant has been Tompkins High School Athletic Director/Varsity Head Football Coach since 2013. Photo courtesy TCU Athletics Media Relations.

By Tom Behrens Coach Tony Tademy came to Tompkins High School as its first Athletic Director/Varsity Head Football Coach in 2013. Before Tompkins Tademy was an assistant football coach for Duncanville High School in 2012. Prior to Duncanville he served as the linebacker coach for seven years at Texas Christian University. With more than 27 years of high school and collegiate coaching experience, Tademy’s record includes one high school state championship, a 2010 Rose Bowl […]

Avery Williams Signs with Abilene Christian University

Tompkins’ Avery Williams has signed a Letter of Intent to Abilene Christian University for Track & Field.   Top Row Head Track & Field Coach Jeremy Dye, Sister, Ariel Williams, Assistant Track & Field Coach Kenneth Decuir and Athletic Coordinator Tony Tademy Bottom Row Mom, Tina Williams, Avery Williams, and Dad, Arthur Williams  

Connor Smock Keeps Eye on the Target

by Tom Behrens Tompkins High School Freshman Finishes 1st at San Antonio Junior Shoot Out It has been an exciting few weeks for Connor Smock, a 15 year old Tompkins High School freshman. Smock is a member of the 4-H, and participates in shotgun sporting clays competition. On Feb. 20-21 he was in San Antonio participating in the Junior Shoot-Out. Saturday he had his personal best of 98/100 targets. He finished in 1st Place in […]

Katy ISD Bubba Fife Relays

Sports Update By: Tom Behrens © The Katy News Katy Independent School District hosts the bubba Fife Relays each year hosting more than 40 high schools from Katy and around the Greater Houston area. For the 3rd year the KISD Bubba Fife Relays was hosted at Tompkins High School, Saturday, February 13th. Katy ISD schools results by meet and division Varsity Boys 1st        Cinco Ranch High School      115 2nd        Seven Lakes High School       103 3rd        Mayde […]