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Boys’ Varsity Baseball Takes Second in MCAL Championship

Boys’ Varsity Baseball Takes Second in MCAL Championship

Joe Laland

May 28, 2013


Filed under Sports

After a successful season, the boys' varsity baseball team entered the MCAL playoffs as the number two seed and exited as the  runner-up after a 9-0 defeat to Drake high school on May 18. The Hawks playoff campaign started on May 17, when they squared off against Marin Catholic and defeated them...

Boys’ Varsity Baseball Enjoying Success

Joe Laland and Joe Laland

May 14, 2013


Filed under Sports

Last year, the varsity baseball team rode a hot streak all the way to the NCS championship game in the Oakland Coliseum. This year, they appear to be picking up similar momentum. The Hawks (12-8) are on a 3-game winning streak, after beating some of the toughest teams in MCAL. “[The] last few games,...

Ballet Brings Star Goalie to Tam

Ballet Brings Star Goalie to Tam

Joe Laland

October 3, 2012


Filed under Profiles, Sports

Ballet isn’t a typical cross training sport for water polo players. However, senior Elliot Ordway has transitioned from ballet dancer to one of the toughest water polo goalies in MCAL. “3 years ago, I started as a field player, but then my coach said you’re tall, hop in the cage, and it came naturall...

Boys tennis goes to NCS

Joe Laland

June 7, 2012


Filed under Sports

Tam’s boys tennis team carried their momentum from a strong MCAL finish in the regular season directly into the postseason but just short of rivals Redwood in the championship game in Larkspur 4-5. “Our team has been incredible over the last 2 months. After some friction in the beginning of the year,...

Southern Marin Lightning: A true family

Southern Marin Lightning: A true family

June 3, 2012


Filed under Sports

Chemistry on the basketball court is typically part of a winning recipe. The Southern Marin Lightning takes that chemistry far beyond a classic team to call each other brothers. “We all just love to joke around and laugh together and the brotherhood we started to form became that same bond we had on ...

Tam grads launch clothing brand in Marin City

Tam grads launch clothing brand in Marin City

Joe Laland

April 5, 2012


Filed under News

Abercrombie, Gucci and Calvin Klein are some of the top clothing lines in the world. However, the newest fashion giant could have its origins in Marin. Redey3 Clothing LLC is a brand new clothing company taking off in Marin City, started by four Tam alumni: Lorenzo “Zo” Bynum, Marcus Jenkins, Melvin...

Tam soccer comes short against nation’s top team

Joe Laland

September 8, 2011


Filed under Sports

The Tam boy’s varsity soccer team’s lack of organization led to a 2-1 loss to Jesuit High School at Tam on August 28. Arguably the hardest opponent Tam has ever faced, Jesuit is ranked number one in the nation this year by ESPN. “They were very physical and fast, a really good team.”said Senior...

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