The Tam News

Varsity Girls Soccer Beats Branson, Becomes NCS Champions

Varsity Girls Soccer Beats Branson, Becomes NCS Champions

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

June 1, 2015

The girls’ varsity soccer team beat Branson 3-1 to claim the North Coast Section title on May 22 at Tam. “We knew it was going to be a very competitive game,” said coach Shane Kennedy. “They came to play, they were very organized.” The first half was filled with many near goals. One of...

Lady Hawks Clinch First Place in League Play

Lady Hawks Clinch First Place in League Play

By Riley Kuffner and Riley Kuffner

April 28, 2015

The Tam girls’ varsity soccer team faced off against the Redwood Giants at home in a classic Senior Day division rivalry on Tuesday, April 28. The game started off with a lot of back and forth, but senior Lauren Lampl opened up the floodgates for Tam with a goal off of a corner kick in the 30th minute....

SMTCABL Rises on Campus

SMTCABL Rises on Campus

By Joe Russell

April 27, 2015

Several Tam students have joined the Southern Marin Tri-City Amateur Basketball League (SMTCABL), a basketball league created and commissioned by senior Cedar Banks. Banks also coaches and plays for the Summit Swishers, a team in the league. “It’s pretty fun,” Banks said. “The games aren’t...

Future Seawolf: Bella Amyx

Future Seawolf: Bella Amyx

By Caroline Frost

February 25, 2015

Senior Bella Amyx signed a letter of intent to play Soccer with the Sonoma State Seawolfs on national signing day February 4th and will recieves a significant scholarship. Sonoma State is a division two school for soccer and ranked 11th in the nation. “It was very difficult to choose between the schools.”...

New Social Media App Yik Yak Strikes Campus

New Social Media App Yik Yak Strikes Campus

By Caroline Frost

October 24, 2014

Yik Yak, a new social media app that came out in December 2013, has recently become popular nationwide and among Tam students. The app works as an “anonymous bulletin board,” where users can post anonymous messages of their choice. Since the app first gained popularity, students and parents have...

Girls Soccer Takes NCS

Girls Soccer Takes NCS

By Nic Mosher

June 12, 2014

Much like their MCAL championship victory in the previous week, the girls’ varsity soccer team came from behind to defeat Marin Catholic in penalty kicks, on May 23 at Terra Linda. Marin Catholic struck first in the 30th minute after a foul was called in the 18-yard box, awarding Marin Catholic senior...

Profile: Bella Amyx

Profile: Bella Amyx

By Caroline Frost

June 12, 2014

Soccer player Bella Amyx is currently being recruited by University of Pacific, Sonoma State and Portland State. Amyx started playing soccer at the age of six and has been playing at Tam since she was a freshmen. Her goal when she started high school has always been to play three sports all four years. Now ...

Girls’ Soccer Claims MCAL Title

Girls’ Soccer Claims MCAL Title

By Riley Kuffner

May 15, 2014

The girls’ varsity soccer team secured the MCAL championship title for the first time since 2011 in a heated matchup against the Marin Catholic (MC) Wildcats on May 9. Tam entered with a record of 15-4-2, while the Wildcats stood at 15-1-5. The two teams had tied in a previous game with a final...

Girls Varsity Soccer Advances to MCAL Championship

Girls Varsity Soccer Advances to MCAL Championship

By Randy Shapiro and Randy Shapiro

May 8, 2014

The Varsity Tam Girls’ Soccer team faced off against the Drake Pirates in a MCAL semifinal match up on Wednesday, May 7th. Tam came right out of the gate with a goal in the fifth minute scored by  junior, Isabella Amyx. Then later on in the first half, Amyx struck again, this time in the seventee...

Soccer Moved to Winter Season

By Sonja Hutson and Sonja Hutson

April 13, 2013

The Marin County Athletic League (MCAL) has decided to move boys’ and girls’ soccer from the fall and spring seasons, respectively, to the winter season. The change will occur no earlier than the 2014-2015 school year, and will most likely take place in the 2015-2016 school year, according to Superintendent...

Tam Girls Soccer Wins MCAL Opener

By Max Bayer and Max Bayer

March 27, 2013

The Tam varsity girls’ soccer team won a tight game on March 12 against Drake in their MCAL opener . The Hawks started off hot getting an early goal from sophomore Bella Amyx, making the score 1-0. Tam was able to maintain the lead throughout the game thanks to great defensive stops near goal from soph...