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Senior Water Polo Player Jackson Hettler Commits to Cal (Web Exclusive)

Senior Water Polo Player Jackson Hettler Commits to Cal (Web Exclusive)

Trevor Bukowski, Trevor Bukowski, and Trevor Bukowski

December 14, 2015


Filed under Profiles, Sports

While the majority of seniors are stressing over college applications, Jackson Hettler doesn’t have to worry. Hettler just recently committed to play water polo for The University of California, Berkeley next year. That’s not to say he hasn’t worked his heart out to get him into the position he...

The Q & A: Jackson Hettler (Tam Water Polo Record Holder)

The Q & A: Jackson Hettler (Tam Water Polo Record Holder)

Franny Kiles and Franny Kiles

November 27, 2015


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Senior Jackson Hettler has been playing varsity water polo since his freshman year. He hopes to continue pursuing water polo in college. Q: How does the water polo team is compared to last year? I think we’ve improved tremendously because we have a lot more kids for one, and a lot more depth. [We ...

Sports Recap: Week of 10/12

Sports Recap: Week of 10/12

Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

October 26, 2015


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GIRLS VARSITY GOLF BEATS REDWOOD The girls varsity golf team beat Redwood 199-203 in Mill Valley on October 13, bringing their overall record to 12-3 and their MCAL record to 11-3. This gave Tam second place in MCAL, stealing the title from Redwood, with just one season game remaining. Tam was led...

Athlete of the Issue: Connor King

Athlete of the Issue: Connor King

Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

October 16, 2015


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Freshman Connor King has become the king of the pool this year, as many of his coaches and teammates can attest. He has been a natural at water polo since he began playing in sixth grade. He now starts for the varsity water polo team and is the second-highest scorer. “A friend of mine was playing [in si...

Sports Recap: Week of 9/21

Sports Recap: Week of 9/21

Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

September 30, 2015


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GIRLS VARSITY GOLF WINS AT MARIN CATHOLIC The girls varsity golf team won at Marin Catholic 201-227 on September 22, bringing their overall record to 5-2 and their MCAL record to 4-2. Tam was led by junior Courtney Chang’s 47, senior Claire Rutgers’ 48, senior Maddie Stoops’ 53, and sophomore Nat...

Sports Recap: Week of 9/14

Sports Recap: Week of 9/14

Calvin Rosevear & Misha Krivoruchko and Calvin Rosevear & Misha Krivoruchko

September 27, 2015


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BOYS VARSITY WATER POLO WINS AT SAN RAFAEL The boys varsity water polo team won 17-6 at San Rafael on September 15 for their first MCAL game of the season, bringing their overall record to 6-2. Senior Jackson Hettler, junior Kevin McDougal, and junior Nate Gelbach each scored three times in the win. ...

Sports Recap: Week of 9/8

Sports Recap: Week of 9/8

Calvin Rosevear & Misha Krivoruchiko and Calvin Rosevear & Misha Krivoruchiko

September 21, 2015


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BOYS VARSITY WATER POLO WINS AT ALHAMBRA The boys varsity water polo team won 22-10 at Alhambra on September 9, bringing their overall record to 2-0. They still have yet to play a league game. “[It was] an important NCS match,” said head coach Bob Kustel. CROSS COUNTRY ATTENDS FIRST MEET ...

Sports Recap: Week of 8/31

Sports Recap: Week of 8/31

Calvin Rosevear, Calvin Rosevear, and Calvin Rosevear

September 14, 2015


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GIRLS VARSITY GOLF LOSES AT REDWOOD The girls varsity golf team lost at Redwood 212-229 on August 31, bringing their overall record to 2-1 and their league record to 1-1.  In the loss, junior Courtney Chang led the Tam team with a 52, followed by senior Maddie Stoops with a 55, and junior Sabrina H...

Boys varsity water polo wins 7-2 against Northgate Mustangs

Declan Katz

September 6, 2012


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On September 6, the Tam boys varsity water polo team faced the Northgate Mustangs at home in a 7-2 victory. A dominant offense and defense with contributions from freshman Jackson Hettler, junior Alec Williams, senior Austin Wimberley and senior Elliot Ordway made for a very successful game for Tam....