The Tam News

Just for the Halibut

Just for the Halibut

Adam Tolson

December 18, 2017


Filed under Profiles, Sports

Not many people can say that their job is also their favorite activity, especially high school students, but senior Willie Norton is getting paid to do what he loves. Norton has spent the past six summers as a deckhand on a fishing boat in Bolinas. “I commercial fish for salmon, halibut, and tuna occ...

Push For No HW Weekends

Push For No HW Weekends

Adam Tolson and Madeline Asch and Maddie Asch

November 15, 2017


Filed under News

Senior and leadership member T.K. Dahlke is working on a project to designate certain days or weekends on which teachers are not allowed to assign homework. Dahlke first had the idea for this policy towards the end of last school year, and began taking action in late August of this year. “I’m thin...

The Best Ways to Ask Someone to Homecoming

The Best Ways to Ask Someone to Homecoming

Adam Tolson and Adam Tolson

October 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For most schools around the United States, Homecoming is an exciting time in the school year. However, this tradition seems to be lost at Tam. The dance is even being moved to a Friday night this year to compensate for a rap festival in the city that is taking place  the same weekend. There are many th...

Moreau Catholic Wins NCS Championship vs Tam

Moreau Catholic Wins NCS Championship vs Tam

Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, and Adam Tolson

March 8, 2017


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

Photos by Ethan Swope Tam and Moreau Catholic squared off in the North Coast Section Championship on Saturday, March 4th.  Before the game even started, all eyes were on MC freshman phenom Kyree Walker, one of the top freshmen in the country.  He was greeted by the Tam student section with chants...

Jordan Jackson: Cross Up

Jordan Jackson: Cross Up

Adam Tolson and Adam Tolson

February 1, 2017


Filed under Profiles, Sports

This year’s boys’ basketball team is on fire this season.  After taking down Terra Linda, Justin Siena, Marin Catholic, and Redwood, they have begun their season  as a top three-team in the Marin County Athletic League (MCAL). Senior and Redwood transfer Jordan Jackson has emerged as a key cont...

Head Case: What Are You Giving Up to Play?

Head Case: What Are You Giving Up to Play?

Adam Tolson

October 13, 2016


Filed under Featured, Features, Sports

Junior Trevor Lopez will never play competitive football again. Years of hard hits and gruesome blows to the head have taken their toll on Lopez, who has had a passion for the game ever since seventh grade. Up until now, football has been the centerpiece of Lopez’s life; to see it come to an end was...

Varsity Football Beats Sonoma Valley Dragons

Varsity Football Beats Sonoma Valley Dragons

Adam Tolson

August 28, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

photos by Ethan Swope Tam football opened its season by beating the Sonoma Valley Dragons 13-2 on August 26 at Tam. This was a highly anticipated first game, with the return of the Mitchell brothers, a new free safety in senior and Redwood transfer Leonjae Silas, the addition of junior Oscar Corona...

Boys’ Track and Field Wins MCAL Finals

Boys’ Track and Field Wins MCAL Finals

Adam Tolson & Calvin Rosevear

June 3, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The varsity boys’ track and field team won the Marin County Athletic League finals on May 14 at Novato High School, coach Kevin Engle’s 12th Marin County Athletic League championship  in his 22 years as a track and field coach. Tam and Marin Catholic were neck and neck throughout the meet, until seniors O...