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PANTHER FANS – 

While spring sports have just begun, winter sports are approaching playoff season! February marks the month for TAPPS in which state champions will be crowned in swimming, basketball, and soccer.  The head coach will communicate specifics regarding playoff details. 

February 3rd is National Signing Day!  Carson Rodgers will be signing with Texas Wesleyan University as a dual-sport athlete to play football and baseball.  Here is a list of some more amazing and talented SPX student-athletes who signed earlier in the year: 

  • Macy Matula (Soccer) – Texas A&M University 

  • Emily Dear (Softball) – University of Texas at San Antonio 

  • Emily Schmalz (Softball) – University of Dallas 

  • Tregan Hyder (Baseball) – Labette Community College 

  • Austin Hunter (Baseball) – Ranger College 

As reminder, please be sure to reference the Instructional Continuity Plan regarding questions about COVID-19, especially as they pertain to quarantine.  

Summer Strength and Conditioning is right around the corner!  It is imperative and highly encouraged that all SPX student-athletes register for this is essential training.  Details are included below.  For further inquiry, please contact Greg Cranfill, Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, at cranfillg@stpiusx.org.   

“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” 
         - Michael Jordan 

 

IMPORTANT DATES (FEBRUARY 2021)

01 | Athletic Fees Due (Spring Sports) 

03 | National Signing Day 

05 | Boys Soccer Senior Night 

08 | Booster Club Meeting (Virtual) 

09 | TAPPS Girls Basketball District 4-6A Tournament Begins / Girls Soccer Middle School and Senior Night / Progress Reports (Q3)  

10 | TAPPS Swim Championships (Division 1) / Parent-Teacher Conferences (Virtual) 

13 | TAPPS Soccer Playoffs (Bi-District) 

16 | TAPPS Soccer Playoffs (Area) 

17 | Ash Wednesday Prayer Service 

20 | TAPPS Soccer Playoffs (Regionals) / TAPPS Basketball Playoffs (Bi-District) 

23 | TAPPS Winter Soccer Playoffs (Semi-Finals) / TAPPS Basketball Playoffs (Area) 

26 | TAPPS Soccer Championships 

27 | TAPPS State Basketball Playoffs (Regionals) 

23 | TAPPS Regional Swim Meet 

 

SUMMER STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING CAMP 

Registration is coming soon!  The camp is for male and female student-athletes in grades 7-12 (2021-2022 school year).  The cost is $300 for the summer.  Dates, times, and groupings are as follows: 

Dates 

Days 

Times 

Groupings 

June 7-10 

Mon-Thurs 

3:00 – 5:00 PM 

All Athletes 

June 14-17 

Mon-Thurs 

3:00 – 5:00 PM 

All Athletes 

June 21-24 

Mon-Thurs 

7:30 – 9:30 AM 

Girls 

9:30 – 11:30 AM 

Football (Grades 9-12 only) 

11:30 – 1:30 PM 

Boys 

 

June 27-July 4 

 

 

Mid-Summer Break (No Training) 

July 5 - July 8 

Mon-Thurs 

7:30 – 9:30 AM 

Girls 

9:30 – 11:30 AM 

Football (Grades 9-12 only) 

11:30 – 1:30 PM 

Boys 

July 12 - July 15 

Mon-Thurs 

7:30 – 9:30 AM 

Girls 

9:30 – 11:30 AM 

Football (Grades 9-12 only) 

11:30 – 1:30 PM 

Boys 

July 19 - July 22 

Mon-Thurs 

7:30 – 9:30 AM 

Girls 

9:30 – 11:30 AM 

Football (Grades 9-12 only) 

11:30 – 1:30 PM 

Boys 

 

NFHS Livestream

If you are unable to attend, all games that take place on Parsley Field will be live streamed through the NFHS Network!  Livestream for away contests is at the discretion of the school/organization hosting the contest.  All livestream information will be communicated to contest participants by the Head Coach. 

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Athletic Department Contact Information 

Athletic Director 
Jeffrey S. Feller, CMAA 
fellerj@stpiusx.org 
Office – 713.579.7530 

Assistant Athletic Director 
Erin Van Wassenhove 
vanwassenhove@stpiusx.org 

Strength and Conditioning Coordinator 
Greg Cranfill 
cranfillg@stpiusx.org 

Athletic Trainer 
Jeremy Kallus 
kallusj@stpiusx.org 

Sports Information 
Khadijah Ray 
rayk@stpiusx.org 

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