Gabby Vasquez Completed 3 Weeks with ActionQuest Marine Biology/SCUBA

Gabby Vasquez ’25 recently completed a three-week voyage living aboard a research catamaran in the British Virgin Islands. Her floating home, classroom, and lab allowed her to continue to explore her underwater passion of marine life. As part of a team, Gabby swam with and identified various sharks and other marine life; caught, tagged, and released sea turtles; explored the fragile coral reefs; examined 100+ year old wrecks and the ecosystem created; and completed various dissections (squid, sharks, etc.)–all while completing a unique research project, which coincided with the course curriculum.   Gabby earned four PADI certifications through 24 unique dives:Underwater Imagining … Continue reading Gabby Vasquez Completed 3 Weeks with ActionQuest Marine Biology/SCUBA

Female Cadets Represent TMI at Texas Girls State

The TMI attendees for Texas Girls State this Summer held at Texas Lutheran University, Seguin, Texas, on June 19-25, 2022 were Cadets Gretchen Tiede ’23, Gabby Beck ’23, and Isabella Thrailkill ’23.  The American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary founded Girls State in an effort to: educate our youth in the duties, privileges and responsibilities of American citizenship give future citizens, in a realistic manner, an opportunity to learn the problems of government by performing the same duties as real office holders in the everyday world inform them of the rights and privileges of American citizenship instill a deep sense of the personal responsibilities … Continue reading Female Cadets Represent TMI at Texas Girls State

TMI Cadets Selected for Boys State

Congratulations to two TMI Episcopal rising seniors who were chosen to participate in Boys State, sponsored by the American Legion Post 593 in Converse, TX. Cadets Carson Moore ’23 and Ben Hokenson ’23 attended a gathering this summer where they learned about city, county, and state government structures. Great work, cadets! Continue reading TMI Cadets Selected for Boys State

Parra Twins Compete on the National Stage

This past weekend, TMI Panthers Franco and Marcelo Parra ’24 competed in the 2022 Nike Outdoor Championships held at the University of Oregon. Both rising juniors represented Panther Nation in grand fashion as Marcelo finished 3rd in the 2000m Steeplechase with a time of 5:51.68.  That beat the class record by 9 seconds and makes him the only sophomore in the country to run a sub-6 minute race!  In the 5000m, Marcelo finished 7th with a time of 14:37.55 placing him 3rd all-time in the state of Texas.  Franco dominated the field in the 5000m winning gold after running a 14:32.69 and finishing as … Continue reading Parra Twins Compete on the National Stage

Anish Beeram ’23 Top Ten National Finish in Debate

Anish Beeram is a rising senior who will be joining TMI in the fall.  He competed at the NSDA Speech and Debate Tournament (Louisville, KY, 6/12-6/17) in the category of Congressional Debate-Senate while representing TMI Episcopal. The NSDA Tournament is the largest competition for Speech and Debate students, bringing in 6,000 students from 1,500 high schools throughout the country. Anish placed 8th nationally. Anish was also the winner of the Tournament of Champions (TOC) in April 2022 at the University of Kentucky, making him one of the highest ranking Congressional Debaters in the nation. He is incredibly proud to be debating … Continue reading Anish Beeram ’23 Top Ten National Finish in Debate

Gitiche and Khemalaap Represented TMI at HOBY Leadership Conference

Justin Khemalaap ’24 and Bernice Gitiche ’24 represented TMI Episcopal at the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Texas Capital Area State Leadership seminar, held June 10-12 at the University of Texas at Austin. The organization’s annual seminars provide opportunities for leadership development in three areas – personal, group and societal. Participants, who are nominated by their high schools, interact with local community leaders, take part in hands-on leadership activities and conduct a community service project. Continue reading Gitiche and Khemalaap Represented TMI at HOBY Leadership Conference

Lacrosse All Star Showcase

The TMI Lacrosse program had three players named to the All Star Showcase at the T99 Recruiting Event in Dallas last week: Carlo Miggins ’23, Patrick Miggins ’25 and Aidan Skelly ’23. Congratulations! Senior Showcase Will Walsh ’22, Henry Cool ’22, and Coach Skinner participated in the recent Lacrosse Central Texas Senior Showcase, featuring the top seniors in the San Antonio and Austin area. Will got the wining goal for the Red Team. Congratulations! Continue reading Lacrosse All Star Showcase