The Tam News

Nygaard Steps Down as Golf Coach

Nygaard Steps Down as Golf Coach

By Benjy Wall-Feng

June 10, 2018

P.E. teacher Dustin Nygaard ended his tenure as boys golf coach following the conclusion of the spring 2018 season. “I just stepped down from the position, and I’m going to be an assistant coach working with Shane [Kennedy] on the girls varsity soccer team next season,” Nygaard said. Nyga...

Hat Trick

Hat Trick

By Sophia Krivoruchko

March 13, 2018

On February 10th, Tam girls varsity soccer beat Branson 4-2 to claim the MCAL title. Leading up to the huge MCAL win against Branson, Tam trailed Branson by two goals. Both teams were tied 2-2 before advancing into penalty kicks, where Tam triumphed and won MCALs. “To come back and beat Branson afte...

Girls Varsity Soccer Falls to Windsor

Girls Varsity Soccer Falls to Windsor

By Zoe Wynn

December 7, 2017

Tam girls’ varsity soccer lost 3-2 to Windsor High School on Wednesday, November 22. The afternoon game was a hard fight between both teams, but with Tam missing seven starters due to a club tournament in San Diego, Windsor was able to capitalize on the lack of depth in the Hawks bench. This was th...

O’meara’s Return and Retirement

By Emlen Janetos

September 20, 2017

Michael “Mick” O’Meara, a highly regarded teacher at Tamalpais High School, shocked many of his students when he announced his plans to retire at the end of school last year. After dedicating forty-two years to his profession, the thought of him no longer teaching saddened many students. O’Mea...

Shane Kennedy Wins Model Coach Award

By Maddie Asch

March 10, 2017

The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) announced on February 6 that Tam Girls Varsity Soccer Coach Shane Kennedy was one of 13 coaches in the state to win the 2016-2017 model coach award. CIF defines a model coach as someone who “demonstrates and teaches the six core ethical values: t...

Girls’ Varsity Soccer Beats Justin Siena

Girls’ Varsity Soccer Beats Justin Siena

By Lilly Murphy and Lilly Murphy

January 26, 2016

The girls varsity soccer team beat Justin Siena 7-0 in a dominating performance January 13 at Tam. Tam had Justin Siena under pressure from the beginning, with a goal made by junior Callie Clifford from inside the box. Within the first few minutes the momentum was set for the game. “Callie’s...

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...