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Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Nate Fields

November 22, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

This week's Galligaskins Athlete of the Week is TCA junior, Nate Field. Nate is in his first year at TCA, and has been a welcomed addition to the TCA Men’s Basketball program. 

Against CLPS last week, Nate had 11.5 points, 14 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, and one block. Nate also had 17 points and 17 rebounds to achieve a double double against Weatherford Express. Way to go, Nate! 

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Luke Carson

November 15, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

This week's Galligaskins Student Athlete of the Week is TCA junior, Luke Carson. In Trinity Christian Basketball's first week of games, Luke had outstanding performances against both IL Saginaw and Westlake Academy, averaging 29.5 points, 9.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 5 Steals and one block. Luke is one of the leaders on the TCA Men’s Basketball team and a great young man on and off the court. Way to go, Luke! 

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Brayden Smalley

November 06, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

This week's Gallagaskin's Student Athlete of the Week goes to sophomore Brayden S. Last week against Lubbock Christian, Brayden was second on the team in tackles (3 solo, 5 assisted) to go along with his 4 TFL (tackles for loss). Great job, Brayden! 

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Ezra Jackson

October 23, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

This week's Student-Athlete of the week goes to Sophomore, Ezra Jackson.  Ezra made huge plays on both sides of the ball.  Offensively, he rushed for 79 yards on 10 carries to go along with his interception and return for 37 yards and a 15 punt return that led to an offensive TD 6 plays later.  

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Joel Jeffers

October 18, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Joel Jeffers earned the Galligaskin's Student athlete of the week for performance at the Burleson Centennial Spartan Invitational Meet held September 28.  Joel placed 11th overall with a time of 19:23.  Joel has been our top runner all year and led the team to an 8th place finish. 

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Chance Roberts

May 15, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Chance Roberts, senior pitcher and catcher, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 5/6.

Chance earned this honor for his play in our 12-2 Regional Championship win over Pantego Christian Academy to send TCA to the State Semifinal game on Wednesday, 5/15. He lasted five and two-thirds innings, allowing only two hits and two runs while striking out nine and walking one. 

Congratulations, Chance Roberts!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Kayla D.

May 09, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Kayla DeNeefe, senior track runner, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/29.

Kayla earned this honor for her State Champion performance at the TAPPS 4A State Track Meet. She broke the school record with a time of 59.02 and placed 1st in the 400m. Kayla also place 3rd in the 200m in addition to 3rd place as part of the 4x100 relay team at the State Meet.

Congratulations, Kayla DeNeefe!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Cody A.

May 09, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Cody Athey, senior track runner and left fielder, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/22.

Cody earned this honor for his performance in track at the Regional Meet and for his play in our district tiebreaker game against Colleyville Covenant Christian. He broke the school record in the triple jump three weeks in a row and had a 3rd place finish in triple jump in addition to a 2nd place finish as part of the 4x100 relay team at the Regional Meet. The triple jump school record Cody set is now 43.475". On the baseball team, he has one of the top 5 batting averages with a .349 and is top 5 in stolen bases with a perfect stealing percentage. Cody has excelled this year on the football field and basketball court as well as on the track and baseball field.

Congratulations, Cody Athey!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: McKinna Nichols

May 02, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

McKinna Nichols, junior center fielder, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/15.

McKinna earned this honor for her play in our 3 district softball games against Lubbock Christian School and Temple Christian School. She went 3 for 8 at the plate and had 3 amazing defensive plays.

Congratulations, McKinna Nichols!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Jordan Diomede

April 15, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Jordan Diomede, senior track athlete, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/1.

Jordan earned this honor for breaking the school record in the 100m hurdles not once, but twice already this season! She qualified for the TAPPS 4A North Regional track meet in both the 100m & 300m hurdles by placing first at the TAPPS 4A District 2 meet earlier this week as well.

Congratulations, Jordan Diomede!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Jacob Sherman

March 27, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Jacob Sherman, senior pitcher and first baseman, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 3/18.

Jacob earned this honor for his play last week in our district games on Tuesday and Friday versus Fellowship Academy. On Tuesday night, he pitched a no hitter. For the series, Jacob hit .500 with 3 walks and scored 2 runs. 

 Congratulations, Jacob Sherman!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Lauren Lykins

March 05, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Lauren Lykins, sophomore pitcher, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/18.

Lauren earned this honor for her play in the Graford tournament this past weekend. She was the winning pitcher in all three games and went 5 for 8 at the plate. The Lady Eagles outscored their three opponents (Olney, Bluff Dale & Graford) 44-16 to go on to win the tournament.

Congratulations, Lauren Lykins!

Galligaskin's Athlete of the Week: Payton Alberts

February 14, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Payton Alberts, sophomore swimmer, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/4.

Payton earned this honor for her performance at the TAPPS Division III State Swim Meet last Wednesday. She took home Gold in the 50 yard freestyle and set a new TAPPS Division III State Record. Payton also placed 4th in the 100 yard breaststroke and was part of the girls team that finished 9th in the 200 yard freestyle relay and finished 9th out of 33 teams in the team standings. She was also recognized as the top girl swimmer in the North Region. 

Congratulations, Payton Alberts!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Payton Alberts

February 14, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Payton Alberts, sophomore swimmer, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/4.

Payton earned this honor for her performance at the TAPPS Division III State Swim Meet last Wednesday. She took home Gold in the 50 yard freestyle and set a new TAPPS Division III State Record. Payton also placed 4th in the 100 yard breaststroke and was part of the girls team that finished 9th in the 200 yard freestyle relay and finished 9th out of 33 teams in the team standings. She was also recognized as the top girl swimmer in the North Region. 

 Congratulations, Payton Alberts!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Maggie Nichols

February 06, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Maggie Nichols, senior point guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/28.

Maggie earned this honor for her play in our district game against Kennedale Fellowship Academy last week. She was the Lady Eagles leading point scorer with 13 points. Maggie also had 6 rebounds, 8 assists and 4 steals to help lead our team to a come-from-behind victory.

Congratulations, Maggie Nichols!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Maddie Harless & Payton Alberts

January 30, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Payton Alberts and Maddie Harless, sophomore swimmers, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/21.

Payton and Maddie earned this honor for their performances at the TAPPS North Regional Swim Meet last Friday. They had two 1st place finishes each and a 2nd place finish on the Girls 200 Yard Freestyle relay. Payton Alberts received first place in both the 100 Yard Breaststroke and the 50 Yard Freestyle. Maddie Harless received first place in both the 100 Yard Freestyle and the 100 Yard Backstroke.

Congratulations, Payton Alberts and Maddie Harless!

Tucker Crumpler: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

January 15, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Tucker Crumpler, junior guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/7.

Tucker earned this honor for his play in our district game last week against Fellowship Academy. He scored 21 points, going 8 of 11 from the field including 4 of 5 from the 3 point line. Tucker also had 4 rebounds to help the Eagles in a crucial win against a Fellowship team that had only lost 3 games this season!

Congratulations, Tucker Crumpler!

TCA offensive lineman battles cancer, kicks field goal, wins championship

January 08, 2019
By Joe Hamstra

Cobey Bixler was 17 this summer when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer. The diagnosis sidelined him from his senior year on the football team...until the final game.  Please click this link to view the video from Wfaa.com.

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Stefani Gabaldon

December 26, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Stefani Gabaldon, sophomore guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 12/10.

Stefani earned this honor for her play in our game last week against Pantego Christian Academy. She had 17 points and 8 rebounds in the Lady Eagles win!

Congratulations, Stefani Gabaldon!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Haden Deere

December 05, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Haden Deere, senior safety & fullback, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/26.

Haden earned this honor for his stellar defensive play in our TAPPS Division III State Semifinal game against Flower Mound Coram Deo. He had 7 tackles, 2 pass deflections and 2 interceptions.

Congratulations, Haden Deere!

Cole Alberts: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

November 28, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Cole Alberts, senior offensive tackle, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/19.

Cole earned this honor for his play in our TAPPS Division III Regional Championship game against Pantego Christian Academy. He graded out at 88%, had 2.5 pancakes and helped our team to rush over 200 yards in the game.

Congratulations,  Cole Alberts!

Marshall Tovar: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

November 28, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Marshall Tovar, junior defensive end/tight end, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/12.

Marshall earned this honor for his play in our TAPPS Division III Area Championship game against Colleyville Covenant. He had 13 tackles, 4 sacks/tackles for losses and 3.5 quarterback pressures. Marshall also leads the state this year in sacks for TAPPS Division III.

Congratulations, Marshall Tovar!

Libby Gear: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

November 09, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Libby Gear, junior outside hitter & defensive specialist, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/29.

Last week, the Lady Eagles finished their season as TAPPS 4A Area finalists! Libby contributed not only in the that game, but throughout the season. She has been one of our consistencies on the front row, as well as the back row. In just the last 15 matches of the season alone, Libby had 135 digs, 89 kills, 21 aces, 11 assists and 9 blocks. 

Congratulations, Libby Gear!  

Emma Kalbfleisch: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

October 03, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Emma Kalbfleisch, senior middle hitter, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/24.

Last week, between the games against Kennedale Fellowship and Temple Christian, she had a total of 36 kills, 5 blocks and 7 aces. In Thursday's game against Temple Christian, she had only 1 hitting error for the night and had 6 assists as a setter in the last half of the game.  

Congratulations, Emma Kalbfleisch! 

Cody Athey: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

September 26, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Cody Athey, senior wide receiver/linebacker, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/17.

Cody earned this honor for his play in our game last Friday against The Brook Hill School. He had a blocked field gold and four sacks. He also had 10 tackles, two of which for a loss.

Congratulations, Cody Athey!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Dezz Dixon

September 18, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Dezz Dixon, junior running back/defensive back, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/10.

Dezz earned this honor for his play in our game last Friday against TAPPS Division 2 District 1 Frisco Legacy Christian Academy. He had two touchdowns and rushed for 148 yards, averaging 8.9 yards per carry.

Congratulations, Dezz!

Gallagskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Preston Gist

September 14, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Preston Gist, senior wide receiver/defensive back, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/3.

Preston earned this honor for his play in our game last Friday against UIL 2A #6 Valley View High School. He had a incredible interception, one batted pass, one touchdown reception and 3 catches for 50 yards. Preston also had 3 tackles.

Congratulations, Preston Gist!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Andrew Anderson

September 06, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Andrew Anderson, sophomore safety/wide receiver, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 8/27.

Andrew earned this honor for his 61-yard kickoff return for a touchdown last Friday night against TAPPS 6A team, Parish Episcopal School of Dallas. In addition to the kickoff return for a touchdown, he made an impact on all special teams throughout the night.

Congratulations,  Andrew Anderson!

Joel Jeffers: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

August 21, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Joel Jeffers, junior cross country runner, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 8/13.

Joel earned this honor for not only setting a new personal record of 17:51:37 and finishing 4th place overall in the SCS 1 Meet, but also breaking his own school record set just last year. 

Congratulations, Joel Jeffers!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

May 09, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior track athlete, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/30.

Garrett earned this honor for his performance at the TAPPS 3A State Track Meet last week. He earned 3rd place in the 200m. Additionally, Garrett got the Gold medal in the 400m and was a part of the 4x400m relay team that also earned a Gold medal. He played a big part in our boys track team finishing 2nd in the state!

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Colton Bevering

May 07, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Colton Bevering, freshman track athlete, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/23.

Colton earned this honor for his performance at the TAPPS 3A-District 1 Track Meet.

He set a school record for 300m hurdles as a freshman. Colton earned a silver medal in both the 110m & 300m hurdles at the meet. He also finished in 4th place at the TAPPS 3A North Regional meet in both the 110m & 300m hurdles, which qualified him for the TAPPS 3A State Meet tomorrow at Waco Midway High School.


Congratulations,  Colton Bevering!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Cody Athey

May 03, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Cody Athey, junior track athlete, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/16.

Cody earned this honor for his performance at the TAPPS 3A-District 1 Track Meet.

He is part of the 4x100 relay team that ran a season best, finishing in 1st place and the 4x200 relay team that broke our school record and finished in 1st place. Cody also finished 1st in the triple jump, 5th in the long jump and 4th in the 100 meters.

Congratulations, Cody Athey!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Caleb Chesney

April 18, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Caleb Chesney, junior middle infielder, pitcher & catcher and track athlete, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/9.

Caleb earned this honor for his performance last week in baseball and track.

Over a 4 game stretch, he batted .556 and had an On Base Plus Slugging Percentage (OPS) of 1.622 and an On Base Percentage (OBP) of .733.

Defensively, he had a 1.000 fielding percentage with 10 put outs. On the mound, he pitched 2 innings recording 5 strike outs and only allowing 1 hit with no walks.

He also had a great performance at the track meet on Friday. Caleb is part of the 4x100 relay team that ran a season best, finishing in 2nd place and the 4x200 relay team that broke our school record and finished in 2nd place. He also placed 3rd in the triple jump.

Congratulations, Caleb Chesney!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Maggie Nichols

April 11, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Maggie Nichols, junior third baseman, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/2.

Maggie earned this honor for her performance thus far in district competition. She leads the team with a .500 batting average and 8 RBIs in district play. Defensively, she has a 1.000 fielding percentage and has had 11 put outs and 1 assist in 12 total chances.

Congratulations, Maggie Nichols!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Jacob Sherman

April 06, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Jacob Sherman, junior pitcher and first baseman, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 3/26.

Jacob earned this honor for his play in our first two district games. He has a batting average of .750, an On Base Percentage (OBP) of .857 and an On Base Plus Slugging Percentage (OPS) of 1.607. Jacob also pitched in one of those games, going 3 innings and only allowing 2 hits and recording 5 strikeouts. He's also played perfect at first base, with no errors.

Congratulations, Jacob Sherman!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

March 02, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/19.

Garrett earned this honor for his play in our TAPPS 3A Area playoff game versus Midland Classical and TAPPS 3A Regional playoff game versus Dallas Yavneh. He averaged 20 points, 6 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game.

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

March 02, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/19.

Garrett earned this honor for his play in our TAPPS 3A Area playoff game versus Midland Classical and TAPPS 3A Regional playoff game versus Dallas Yavneh. He averaged 20 points, 6 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game.

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

March 02, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/19.

Garrett earned this honor for his play in our TAPPS 3A Area playoff game versus Midland Classical and TAPPS 3A Regional playoff game versus Dallas Yavneh. He averaged 20 points, 6 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game.

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

March 02, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/19.

Garrett earned this honor for his play in our TAPPS 3A Area playoff game versus Midland Classical and TAPPS 3A Regional playoff game versus Dallas Yavneh. He averaged 20 points, 6 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game.

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Payton Alberts

March 01, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Payton Alberts, freshman post, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/12.

Payton earned this honor for her play in our TAPPS 3A Bi-District playoff game versus Dallas Lutheran. She averaged 13 points and had 9 rebounds in the game.

Congratulations, Payton Alberts !

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Payton Alberts

February 14, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Payton Alberts, freshman swimmer, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/5.

Payton earned this honor last week at the TAPPS Division III State Swim Meet. She finished 3rd in the 100 Yd Breaststroke and 6th in the 200 Yd Individual Medley.

Congratulations, Payton Alberts!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Jake Henning

February 08, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Jake Henning, senior guard and shooting forward, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/29.

Jake earned this honor for his play in our two district wins over Denton Calvary and Burton Academy last week. He averaged 12.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and knocked down 5 threes.

Congratulations, Jake Henning!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Emma Quarles

January 31, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Emma Quarles, junior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/22.

Emma earned this honor for her play over the past three district games. She has averaged 12.5 points and 6 steals per game. 

Congratulations, Emma Quarles!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Preston Gist

January 18, 2018
By Joe Hamstra

Preston Gist, junior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/8.

Preston earned this honor for the Eagles first week of district play. He contributed to two wins averaging 9.5 points, 6 deflections on defense, 5 steals, 6.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. 

Congratulations, Preston Gist!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Jake Henning

December 12, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Jake Henning, senior forward/guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 12/4.

Jake earned this honor for his play last week in our games against Pantego Christian Academy and Fort Worth Country Day. He averaged 12 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 blocks and 1.5 steals for the week.

Congratulations, Jake Henning!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

December 06, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/27.

Garrett earned this honor for his contribution to the basketball team. In his first week coming out of football, he averaged 13 points, 4 rebounds, 3 steals, 1 assist, and 1/2 block over five games. After what doctors said was a season-ending injury halfway through football, Garrett was projected to be able to come back and play basketball in January, but he persevered and came back much earlier. We are thankful for his contribution and what he means to his team this year!

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

December 06, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/27.

Garrett earned this honor for his contribution to the basketball team. In his first week coming out of football, he averaged 13 points, 4 rebounds, 3 steals, 1 assist, and 1/2 block over five games. After what doctors said was a season-ending injury halfway through football, Garrett was projected to be able to come back and play basketball in January, but he persevered and came back much earlier. We are thankful for his contribution and what he means to his team this year!

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

December 06, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior shooting guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/27.

Garrett earned this honor for his contribution to the basketball team. In his first week coming out of football, he averaged 13 points, 4 rebounds, 3 steals, 1 assist, and 1/2 block over five games. After what doctors said was a season-ending injury halfway through football, Garrett was projected to be able to come back and play basketball in January, but he persevered and came back much earlier. We are thankful for his contribution and what he means to his team this year!

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Cody Athey

November 30, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Cody Athey, junior linebacker/receiver, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/13.

Cody earned this honor for his outstanding play in the Area playoff game versus Corem Deo. On offense, he rushed for 24 yards. On defense, Cody had 6 tackles, 3.5 which were for a loss of yardage. He also had a touchdown saving tackle on kickoff team and a blocked punt which he recovered in the end zone for an Eagle touchdown.

Congratulations, Cody Athey!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Hannah Floyd

November 16, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Hannah Floyd, junior libero, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/6.

Hannah earned this honor for her outstanding play at the State Tournament. She had 27 digs, 23 serve receive passes, 5 aces, and 3 assists. For the season, Hannah has over 300 digs, over 230 serve receive passes and 40 assists. She also averages a 97.7% serving percentage. Hannah was highly recognized at the State Tournament and seen as a top defensive player in the state by the Playoff coaches. She was also awarded a place on the State All-Tournament Team, Academic All-State Team and received All-District honors.  

Congratulations, Hannah Floyd!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Erin Kalbfleisch

November 08, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Erin Kalbfleisch, senior outside hitter & defensive specialist, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/30.

Erin earned this honor for her play last week in the Area Championship and Regional Championship games. She had 2 blocks, 4 aces, 7 assists, 14 serve receive passes and 27 digs. In 48 attacks, she had 28 kills and only 5 errors. Erin led the team in kills and digs as well as serves, with 33 serves in the two games. This season, she has had 28 serve aces, 133 digs and 168 kills. 

Congratulations, Erin Kalbfleisch!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Nic DeLaCruz

November 01, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Nic DeLaCruz, senior safety, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/23.

Nic earned this honor for his play against Fort Worth Calvary last week. He led the team in tackles (10) and broke up two passes. His outstanding play helped the defense hold Fort Worth Calvary scoreless and secure a post-season game. 

Congratulations, Nic DeLaCruz!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Shelbi Tidwell

October 31, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Shelbi Tidwell, senior setter & rightside hitter, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/16.

Shelbi earned this honor for her play against NCTA and Grapevine Faith. In these two games, she had 65 assists, 19 digs, 9 aces, 4 blocks and 2 kills. In the Grapevine Faith game alone, Shelbi had 43 assists - a game high for the season!

Congratulations, Shelbi Tidwell!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Landry Smith

October 18, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Landry Smith, junior linebacker, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/9.

Landry earned this honor for his play against Sacred Heart last week. He led the team in tackles with 10 solo tackles and 4 assists to go along with his 2 big hits that stopped the opponent on crucial 4th down plays. Landry's leadership and knack for the ball has allowed him to play a critical role in our success this year!

Congratulations, Landry Smith!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Emma Kalbfleisch

October 16, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Emma Kalbfleisch, junior volleyball player, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/2.

Emma earned this honor for her play against Harvest Christian and Denton Calvary last week. She had 10 kills in the Harvest Christian game and played strong in the Denton Calvary game with 21 kills, 9 blocks and 3 assists. She has stepped up a great deal in recent games and has truly earned this honor!

Congratulations, Emma Kalbfleisch!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Cody Athey

October 04, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Cody Athey, junior quarterback, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/25.

Cody earned this honor for his impressive performance last week against Lake Country Christian School. He rushed for 128 yards and had two touchdowns. Cody threw for 68 yards, including one throwing touchdown. He had 5 tackles and returned the opening kickoff 70 yards for a touchdown.

Congratulations, Cody Athey!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Kayla Deneefe

October 02, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Kayla DeNeefe, junior outside hitter, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/18.

Kayla earned this honor for impressive performances last week against Denton Calvary and Southwest Christian School. On Tuesday against Calvary, she had 9 kills, 6 digs, 9 blocks and 2 assists. Against SCS, Kayla had her best game this season with 13 kills, 9 digs, 5 blocks and 6 assists. 

Congratulations, Kayla DeNeefe!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Garrett Green

September 27, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Green, senior wide receiver & defensive back, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/11.

Garrett earned this honor with an impressive performance in the Temple Christian School game on 9/15. He had six receptions for 89 yards and one touchdown offensively. Defensively, he had three tackles one interception.

Congratulations, Garrett Green!

 

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Calib Guynes

April 24, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Calib Guynes, senior, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 4/10.

Calib earned this honor for his his performance at the plate during our two district baseball games last week and his performance at the TAPPS 3A-District 1 track meet.

He went 4-5 including a Grand Slam with 8 RBIs, 2 walks and scored 5 runs in our games against Burton Adventist Academy and Fort Worth Calvary. Calib continued his success at the district track meet by wining 1st place in the 100m, 1st place as a member the 4x100 relay team and 2nd place as a member of the 4x200 relay team.

Congratulations, Calib Guynes!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Jacob Sherman

February 27, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Jacob Sherman, sophomore first baseman, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/13.

Jacob earned this honor for his outstanding play last weekend at the Texas Private School Baseball Tournament. For the three games, Jacob went 4 for 8 with 2 runs, 1 RBI and 1 triple to go along with solid defense at first base. Congratulations, Jacob Sherman!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Wes Roddie

February 14, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Wes Roddie, 7th grader, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 2/6.

Wes set both school and personal bests this weekend at the YTF (Youth Target Foundation) Season Opener by hitting 50 straight and a 92 overall. He won the intermediate division and led the team point wise to our second place team award.

Congratulations, Wes Roddie!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Emma Quarles

January 30, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Emma Quarles, sophomore guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/23.

Emma was a key contributor in the Lady Eagles 54-40 victory over Watauga Harvest Christian with 11 points, 5 assists and 3 steals. Congratulations, Emma Quarles!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Gage Scott

January 23, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Gage Scott, TCA sophomore, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/16.

Gage set the all-time school record in the power clean last week. He cleaned 230lbs to break the previous record of 220lbs.

Congratulations, Gage Scott!

Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week: Andrew Ludwig

January 19, 2017
By Joe Hamstra

Andrew Ludwig, junior guard, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 1/9.

In the first week of district play versus Harvest Watauga and Denton Calvary, Andrew averaged 15 points per game, shot 75% from the three point line, recorded 2.5 rebounds, 2 steals, 2 assists and shot 70% from the free throw line.

Congratulations, Andrew Ludwig!

Audrey Wortham: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

December 12, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Audrey Wortham, junior cheerleader, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 12/5.

She earned this honor for her outstanding leadership of the Varsity Cheer Squad in their first ever cheer competition. The Varsity Lady Eagles placed 2nd in Division II on Friday at the 2016 TAPPS Cheer Championships. Audrey was also honored as a 1st Team All-State selection.

Congratulations, Audrey Wortham!

Nathan Chesney: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

November 30, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Nathan Chesney, senior running back and defensive back, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/21.

He earned this honor for his outstanding play in the TAPPS Division III state semi-final game versus Covenant Christian Academy. He rushed for 59 yards on 12 carries to go along with his 5 receptions for 73 yards. Nathan totaled 3 touchdowns (1 rushing, 2 receiving).

Congratulations, Nathan Chesney!

Nick Marcantonio - Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

November 29, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Nick Marcantonio, senior defensive end and offensive lineman, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/14.

He earned this honor for his outstanding play in the TAPPS 3A Regional Playoff game. Nick had five tackles from his defensive end position to go along with his two tackles for losses. He constantly pressured the quarterback throughout the game and played a critical role in stopping McKinney Christian Academy in the final drive to preserve the TCA victory. 

Congratulations, Nick Marcantonio!

Garrett Stevens: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

November 15, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Garrett Stevens, junior defensive lineman and fullback, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 11/7.

Garrett earned this honor for his outstanding play in the TAPPS 3A Area Playoff game Friday night. Although his stats don't tell the full story, he had 4 tackles on the night and 3 tackles for losses. He consistently disrupted the offense from his noseman position on defense. 

Joel Jeffers: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

October 25, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Joel Jeffers, freshman Cross Country athlete, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/17.

Joel has led the Cross Country team all year. He had a 7th place finish in TAPPS 3A with a 19:02 at the district meet. Good luck to Joel and the rest of the team at State this Saturday!

Colt Spinks: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

October 19, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Colt Spinks, junior offensive lineman and linebacker, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 10/10.

Last Saturday during our game against Amarillo San Jacinto Christian Academy, Colt graded out at 84% on offensive run blocking to go along with his 3 tackles on defense. Colt plays football with a great deal of effort. He is a great example of what hard work can produce!

Nathan Montano: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week"

October 03, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Nathan Montano, Wide Receiver/Cornerback/Punter, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/26.

Nathan earned this week's Gallagaskin's Student Athlete of the week with an impressive performance in Lubbock this past weekend. Nathan contributed to Trinity's victory in all three phases of the game. 

Offensively, Nathan caught 4 balls for 61 yards and a touchdown. Defensively, he picked off two passes that lead to TCA scores. Lastly, Nathan faked a punt and ran for a first down that allowed Trinity to seal the victory. 

Calib Guynes: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

September 29, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Calib Guynes, Quarterback, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/19.

Calib lead Trinity Christian to a 55-19 victory over Lake Country Christian Friday night. TCA is currently 4-1, 1-0 in district play. The senior QB rushed for 120 yards on 9 carries, 3 touchdowns and threw for 148 yards and 1 touchdown. 

Kayla Deneefe: Kayla DeNeefe, Outside Hitter, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

September 26, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Kayla DeNeefe, Outside Hitter, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor for the week of 9/12.

Kayla recorded 17 kills in the past two district matches against Fort Worth Calvary and Watauga Harvest. Whether she is on or off the court, she maintains a positive attitude and continually works to uplift her teammates. She works hard and always gives 110%.  

Emma Kalbfleisch: Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week

September 15, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Emma Kalbfleisch, Middle Blocker, earned our "Galligaskin's Student Athlete of the Week" honor this week. 

With last week's matches combined, Emma had a total of 10 aces and 31 kills. Her integrity in last week's game against Bethesda is another reason why she was nominated. At a crucial moment, she tipped a hit that ended up going out of bounds. The refs didn't see the tip and called it out.  Emma went to the ref to tell him she tipped the ball.

Matthew Roberson: Athlete of the Week

April 30, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

This week's Gallagaskin Student Athlete of the week winner is Trinity Christian Sophomore, Matthew Roberson.  Matthew is leading the TCA Clay Target Team with an 80% hit rate.  He set a personal best in Trap with a 91 out of 100 at the SCTP Trap and Skeet Shoot at Fort Worth Trap and Skeet this past weekend.

Players of the Week

April 25, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Trinity Christian Academy is proud to announce it's Gallagaskin's Student-Athlete of the week winners for the week of April 11, 2016

Senior Connor Humphrey won the boys' singles state championship held at TCU.  This is his 4th time to win state for boys' singles. He is undefeated this year in all matches. 

Chala Melton: Athlete of the Week

March 23, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

This week's Gallagaskin's Student-Athlete winner goes to sophomore Chala Melton. Chala.  Chala PRed in the 400 (with a time of 71.5) and the triple jump (30' 3") as well as set a season record jump of 14' in the long jump.

Shauna Ritchey: Athlete of the Week!

March 04, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

Congratulations to senior Shauna Ritchey for earning the Gallagaskin's Student Athlete of the Week for her performance last week at the Ram Relays (Mineral Wells High School).  Shauna competed in 3 events and set school records in two of them (100 Meter Hurdles - 20.52; 300 Meter Hurdles - 57.75). 

Galligaskin's Player of the Week

February 15, 2016
By Joe Hamstra

This week's winner of the the Gallagaskin's Student-Athlete of the Week goes to Trinity Christian Academy senior Hayden Morris for his outstanding play during the opening rounds of the state basketball tournament. Hayden averaged 19 points, 10 rebounds and 2 blocks for the week. His play in the quarterfinals, helped his team overcome a 15 point deficit in the second half with an OT victory over Inspired Vision, 65-63. 

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