Athletic News

The TAPPS Staff and Board have determined the following start dates for the 2017 Fall Activities:

July 24 - 29   |      Dead Week for all Athletic activities

Aug 1                |      First day of practice for High School Volleyball

Aug 1                |      First day of practice for High School Football

The Covenant Athletics Deparment has determined the following 2017 Fall sport start dates:

Aug 1                  |      First day of practice for High School Cross Country

Aug 7 - 11          |      JH Football & Volleyball (Voluntary)

Aug 14 - 18        |      JH Football & Volleyball (Mandatory)



The Covenant Athletics Department will be hosting ON CAMPUS Physicals on Wednesday, May 17th for all students considering playing a sport and who will be in 7th-12th grade during the 2017-2018 school year.

TAPPS has partnered with The Children's Institute of St. Andrews and they have agreed to come to our school to host Pre-Participation Exams. This is a great chance to get all of your athlete's paperwork turned in and check one more thing off of your summer to do list. If you are unsure, but your son or daughter is even contemplating playing a sport, please make it a point to attend this day! Physicals will be valid for the entirety of the 2017-18 school year.

Physicals will be given in the Carson Leslie Center. Junior High physicals will be from 2:15-3:45pm during their normal athletic period and High School physicals will be from 3:05-5pm. There will be a $5 athletic fee and all forms will be available upon arrival to the Carson Leslie Center.

Required forms for Junior High Athletes:

    Pre-Participation Exam (Physical Form)
    Medical History Form

Required forms for High School Athletes:

    Pre-Participation Exam (Physical Form)
    Medical History Form
    Sudden Cardiac Arrest
    Concussion & TBI
    Steroid Use Agreement
    TAPPS Student Acknowledgement of Rules

Please email Coach Mingledorff if you have any questions.



2017 Summer Workout Hours

Mark your calendars for summer workout hours.  Every Junior High and High School athlete is encouraged to attend these workouts from June 5 through July 20.  TAPPS designated “Dead Week” will be from July 24 - 29 and Fall Sports practices will begin on August 1 for High School and August 10 for Junior High.
High School Girls
Monday - Thursday (8:00am - 9:30am)
High School Boys
Monday – Thursday (6:30am - 8:30am)
Football 7 on 7
June 6th/13th (6:00-8:30pm) - at Cistercian (map)
June 20th/27th (6:00-8:30pm) - at Covenant
Junior High Boys & Girls
Monday - Thursday (10:00-11:00am)
Open Gyms




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2017 Covenant Knights Track & Field


The 2017 Spring Track & Field season is upon us! Please see the Covenant Athletics Calendar for a full schedule of this season's meets.

Congrats to our High School Track & Field teams on their fantastic performance at the TAPPS 3A District Meet on April 18th! The Boys team took 1st overall and the Girls took 2nd overall! Way to go Knights! Next up is Regionals in Burleson, TX (map) on Friday, April 28th. Good luck to all of our athletes participating!


This Week's High Practice Schedule:
M: 6-8 Practice at Greenhill
Tu: 6-8 Practice at Greenhill
W: 3-5 Practice at Covenant
Th: 3-5 Practice at Covenant (***This practice might end early***)
F: Regional Track Meet
Junior High Practice Schedule:
Monday, April 24 - Practice, 2:05 - 3:05pm at Covenant
Tuesday, April 25 - No Practice, Study Hall
Wednesday, April 26 - Practice, 2:05 - 3:05pm at Covenant
Thursday, April 27 - No Practice, Study Hall
Friday, April 28 - Practice/Turn in uniforms and wrap up the season, 2:05 - 3:05pm


2017 Covenant Knights Baseball


The 2017 Spring Baseball Season is upon us! Please check the Covenant Athletics Calendar for game days, times and locations.

Congrats to our Varsity Baseball team for their current 5-0 district record & title of District Champs! Come out to support the boys in their next game against Rockwall in the hopes of finishing out with an undefeated district season (game date, time & location TBD)!


This Week's High School Practice Schedule:
Friday, April 28 - Practice 1:15 - 3:15


2017 Covenant Knights Tennis


Congrats go out to our tennis athletes who participated in the State Tournament on April 10 and 11 in Waco!


    Andrew Graham (9) advanced to the Semi-Finals and tied for 3rd place in boys singles
    Grace Walsh (11) advanced to the Quarterfinals and tied for 5th place in girls singles
    Wilson Whitehead (10) & Seth Mackinnon (9) advanced to the Quarterfinals and tied for 5th in boys doubles
    Will Boyd (12) & Tee Hill (12) advanced to round 16 and tied for 9th in boys doubles

Way to go Knights!



2017 Covenant Knights Golf


Please see the Golf team page for Tournament dates, times and locations!

Congratulations are in order for our Varsity Boys Golf Team! They took 2nd overall as a team at the TAPPS 3A District Tournament in Weatherford, TX & Sophomore Ben Gilbert took 3rd individually overall! The Boys advance to the State Tournament in Glen Rose, TX on May 1-2! Way to go Knights!