The Tam News

A Detailed Analysis of the Hungry Hawk

A Detailed Analysis of the Hungry Hawk

By Blake Villanueva and Blake Killingsworth

May 4, 2016

Some people hate driving every day to get lunch from places around school. They’re crowded, hectic, and expensive. The Hungry Hawk is a good bang for your buck and is conveniently located on campus, but many people avoid it because it’s a “cafeteria.” However, I, Blake Villanueva, eat there qui...

Don’t Yuck My Tuna

Don’t Yuck My Tuna

By Blake Villanueva

April 8, 2016

A few weeks ago, I was delighted to find mini boxes labeled Bumble Bee in the Student Center vending machine. Someone had answered my prayers in the form of tiny gifts that cost only $1.50. They were the perfect supplement to the various sodas, chips, and gummies. I eagerly bought two. One for my TA ...

Hearing in Color

Hearing in Color

By Franny Kiles and Blake Villanueva, Franny Kiles and Blake Villanueva, and Franny Kiles and Blake Villanueva

March 28, 2016

For Tam News reporter Morgan Pinney, the number three is green and adventurous. When paired with the wholesome, genuine number eight, it becomes 38, which has a distinct personality within her mind. Pinney, along with senior Elodie Townsend and sophomore Lexi Stern, have synesthesia,  a neurological ...

Girls Varsity Basketball Beats Drake

Girls Varsity Basketball Beats Drake

By Blake Villanueva and Blake Villanueva

January 13, 2016

The girls’ varsity basketball team picked up a close 45-43 win against Drake’s Pirates on January 7, bringing their overall record to 12-1 and MCAL record to 3-0. Tam’s Amari Allison started off the game by winning the jump ball, putting Tam on the attack. However, Drake was the first to score, l...

Water Polo Semi Finals – Tam Takes Down Marin Academy

Water Polo Semi Finals – Tam Takes Down Marin Academy

By Elliott Jacobs and Blake Villanueva

November 18, 2015

https://youtu.be/XE6lcHQkBUQ The boys varsity water polo team beat Marin Academy on November 11 to advance to the NCS finals against Northgate High School. Tam kicked off the semifinal game with an immediate goal. However, Tam trailed 1-3 by the end of the first Quarter. Marin Academy’s goal in...