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Cheer begins alternating boys and girls games

Cheer begins alternating boys and girls games

By Ilaria Montenecourt

December 16, 2018

This year marks the first time in Tam history that the cheerleading team will attend an equal number of boys and girls basketball games. After much anticipation, and two trial games cheering at girls games last year, they finally made it official when they cheered at the girls home basketball game aga...

Emma Bowser: Dishing Out Dimes

Emma Bowser: Dishing Out Dimes

By Megan Butt

February 8, 2018

Down 12 points at halftime, in one of her first varsity MCAL games, freshman Emma Bowser points to a motivational speech that ignited her inner scorer. “We were in the locker room and we knew we needed to gain momentum,” she said. “We came back in the second half and I missed a layup, then my s...

Girls’ Varsity Basketball Victorious in Final Home Game

Girls’ Varsity Basketball Victorious in Final Home Game

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

March 15, 2016

The girls’ varsity basketball team beat South San Francisco High School in a narrow 58-57 victory on March 9, to continue in NorCal playoffs. This was the team’s last home game of the season as they were eliminated a game later 75-51 to Campolindo on March 12. In their victory against South San Francisco...

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...

Broadcast: Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs Redwood

Broadcast: Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs Redwood

By TBN

March 10, 2014

Girls' Varsity Basketball faces off against division rival Redwood on February 13. http://youtu.be/kNZVrwD7KwE

Full Game Broadcast: Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs John Swett

Full Game Broadcast: Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs John Swett

By TBN

December 9, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWJ8yMuedCA This TBN production of the Tam girls' varsity basketball game against John Swett on December 6 features commentary by senior Randy Shapiro and junior Riley Kuffner.

Hawks of the Issue: February

Hawks of the Issue: February

By Cody Duane-McGlashan

February 5, 2012

Jenna May: Girls Varsity Basketball Position: Shooting guard and power forward. Style of Play: “My main focus is to get everyone involved in every play as much as possible. I also like to drive to the basket when the jump shot isn’t open. I’m not really afraid of anything when I’m playing. I’m up for ...