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Varsity Football Beats Justin Siena, Players Berkley and Mitchell Suspended

Varsity Football Beats Justin Siena, Players Berkley and Mitchell Suspended

Calvin Rosevear, Calvin Rosevear, Calvin Rosevear, Calvin Rosevear, and Calvin Rosevear

November 3, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

        photos by Ethan Swope The varsity football team beat Justin Siena 50-21 on October 22 in a game that sparked a brawl in the fourth quarter, resulting in the ejections and one game suspensions of senior Tre’chaun Berkley and junior Tristan Mitchell and no Justin Siena p...

Tam Players Follow Kaepernick’s Lead

Tam Players Follow Kaepernick’s Lead

Will Moye

October 13, 2016


Filed under Sports

Six varsity football players: seniors Tre’Chaun Berkley, Leonjae Silas, Braxton Mitchell, and Jordan Smith, and juniors Pedro Mira and Oscar Corona took a knee during the national anthem on September 24 before their game at Marin Catholic, making them the first MCAL players to join the protest start...

Head Case: What Are You Giving Up to Play?

Head Case: What Are You Giving Up to Play?

Adam Tolson

October 13, 2016


Filed under Featured, Features, Sports

Junior Trevor Lopez will never play competitive football again. Years of hard hits and gruesome blows to the head have taken their toll on Lopez, who has had a passion for the game ever since seventh grade. Up until now, football has been the centerpiece of Lopez’s life; to see it come to an end was...

Varsity Football Crushed by Marin Catholic

Varsity Football Crushed by Marin Catholic

Connor Dargan

September 28, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The varsity football team suffered a crushing 56-0 defeat at Marin Catholic on September 24.  Although the game seemed relatively even in the first half, Tam turned the ball over five times, the most ever under head coach Jon Black. The most notable factor in this loss occurred when senior Tre...

Hawks Look to Exceed expectations on the Grid-Iron

Hawks Look to Exceed expectations on the Grid-Iron

Jack Loder

September 12, 2016


Filed under Sports

School is back in session, the leaves are beginning to change color, and football players and fans all over the country are gearing up for kickoff. Here at Tam High, this year’s Red Tailed Hawks believe they have something to prove. This team, one that has  lost nearly half of its starters from last ...

Varsity Football Beats Sonoma Valley Dragons

Varsity Football Beats Sonoma Valley Dragons

Adam Tolson

August 28, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

photos by Ethan Swope Tam football opened its season by beating the Sonoma Valley Dragons 13-2 on August 26 at Tam. This was a highly anticipated first game, with the return of the Mitchell brothers, a new free safety in senior and Redwood transfer Leonjae Silas, the addition of junior Oscar Corona...

Intramural Sports at Lunch Start Up

Intramural Sports at Lunch Start Up

Miles Rubens & Lucky Shulman and Miles Rubens & Lucky Shulman

November 28, 2015


Filed under Sports

Physical Education teacher Erin Lawley has taken the lead in starting an intramural sports program on campus. The first intramural sports lunch took place on October 20. Erin Lawley encouraged all students to participate in the program. “[Intramural sports] are open to anyone and everyone,” she ...

Varsity Football Team Beats San Rafael, Seniors Reflect on Season

Varsity Football Team Beats San Rafael, Seniors Reflect on Season

Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

November 21, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The varsity football team beat San Rafael 54-6 for their seniors’ day game on October 31. For seniors Davon Cunningham, Treyvon Cunningham, Kimo Karp, Riley Walls, (a Tam News reporter) Wanya Williams, Brett Quai Hoi, Trenten Francis, Brian Rivas, and Sasha Damore, it was their last regular season h...

Athlete of the Issue: Riley Walls (Extended Web Edition)

Athlete of the Issue: Riley Walls (Extended Web Edition)

Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

November 18, 2015


Filed under Profiles, Sports

Senior Riley Walls jumped at the opportunity when the soccer season was switched from fall to winter. He saw an open slot for a sport and took it, deciding to kick for the varsity football team. Walls’ older brother, two years his senior, had the original idea to kick for the football team and pl...

Sports Recap: Week of 10/12

Sports Recap: Week of 10/12

Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

October 26, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

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...

Varsity Football Beats Novato for First Time in 15 Years

Varsity Football Beats Novato for First Time in 15 Years

James Finn and James Finn

October 16, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The varsity football team defeated Novato 37-35 on September 26 on Novato’s home field. The nail-biting victory marked the first time the team had defeated a Novato squad since 2000, according to several Tam players. Tam’s victory was hard-fought and, in more ways than one, miraculous. The Hawks fel...

Varsity Football Loses to Marin Catholic

Varsity Football Loses to Marin Catholic

Misha Krivoruchko and Misha Krivoruchko

October 16, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

Tam’s Varsity football team squared off against Marin Catholic on Saturday October 10, in a game that turned out to be one of the most disheartening losses of the season so far for the Hawks. Three minutes into the first quarter, the Hawks were down 21-0 and already had two turnovers. The game end...