The Tam News

Dahlke Duo Continue a Legacy of Atheltics

Dahlke Duo Continue a Legacy of Atheltics

By Caroline Frost

April 27, 2015

Some parents might expect the children of a professional athlete to follow in their parents’ footsteps, but that is not the case of junior Miki and freshman TK Dahlke. Instead of playing volleyball, like their father Eric Dahlke, they began swimming at an early age. TK started out swimming when...

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.”...

The Monster Within

The Monster Within

By Caroline Frost

February 24, 2015

At the age of 11, I was diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder, a psychological disorder defined by excessive or unrealistic anxiety about everyday things. According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S, affecting...

Winter Rally 2015 Photos

Winter Rally 2015 Photos

By Caroline Frost

January 30, 2015

Here are some of the highlights from this year’s Winter Rally!...

Hawk Talk: New Year’s Resolutions

Hawk Talk: New Year’s Resolutions

By Caroline Frost

December 23, 2014

2015 is just around the corner. For many at Tam, the new year brings a new wave of ambitions and goals. We asked a few members of the Tam community to reflect on their own hopes for next year.                             ...

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...

Hungary for Waterpolo

Hungary for Waterpolo

By Caroline Frost

October 6, 2014

For the boys’ varsity waterpolo team, a typical tournament takes place in Napa or the East Bay, but over this past summer the boys took their first trip out of the country and spent two weeks in Hungary. “When the baseball and softball team went to Cuba, I thought to myself ‘why can’t I do...

Swimmers Finish MCAL Season

Swimmers Finish MCAL Season

By James Finn & Caroline Frost

May 18, 2014

The boys’ and girls’ swimming teams finished third and fourth, respectively, at the MCAL championship meet on May 10. The boys’ team finished with a total of 336 points, coming in after Redwood (385) and Terra Linda (347). The girls registered a score of 233 to fall behind Marin Catholic (423),...

Boys’ Basketball Season Wraps Up

Boys’ Basketball Season Wraps Up

By Caroline Frost

February 13, 2014

The boys’ varsity basketball team has had a difficult season, plagued by inconsistencies. The team started off the season with an excellent 8-3 record. Despite losing eight of last year’s seniors, Coach Michael Coffino was pleased with the team’s preseason performance. “We had a strong preseason,”...

Tam Swimming and Diving: 2013 Season Brings a Few Changes

By Sarah Asch

February 22, 2013

When the spring sports season begins on February 4, Tam swimmers will notice a series of changes regarding how practices are run and new members of the coaching staff, including second year science teacher Lara Corkrey as the girls head coach. As this season approaches, both the girls and boys head coaches...

Tam Swimming and Diving: The 2013 Season Brings a Few Changes

By Sarah Asch

February 6, 2013

When the season starts on February 4, Tam swimmers will notice a series of changes regarding how practices are run and new members of the coaching staff, including second year science teacher Lara Corkrey as the girls head coach. As this season approaches, both the girls and boys head coaches from last...