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Winter rally postponed until January

Winter rally postponed until January

Stevi Dunn

December 16, 2018


Filed under News

The winter rally scheduled for Friday, December 7 was rescheduled by leadership and Tam administration for January 18. The change of date for the event was ultimately due to scheduling and organizational concerns. Considering the events of the homecoming rally on September 28, where some student per...

Tackling Gender Norms

Tackling Gender Norms

Skye Schoenhoeft

September 20, 2018


Filed under Profiles, Sports

Senior Jackie Hernandez is breaking barriers as the first female Tam football player in the school’s recent history. This is Jackie’s first year on the football team, as well as the first sport she has ever played for Tam. “I always wanted to try out since freshman year but I was a little intimi...

Where is Friday Night Lights?

Where is Friday Night Lights?

Camille Howard

December 18, 2017


Filed under Sports

My old high school, Petaluma’s Casa Grande, is nowhere near as beautiful as Tam’s campus or as excellent as Tam’s academics. However, the one thing the Gauchos excel at is football. Gatorade even sponsors the impressive program. Casa Grande revolves around football culture, this is largely due ...

Big Limpin’

Big Limpin’

Jack Loder

September 23, 2017


Filed under Profiles, Sports

Senior lineman Tristan Mitchell lay sprawled on the couch in his downtown Mill Valley home on an unusually hot September Friday afternoon. The heat was especially bothersome for the physically imposing 17-year-old, as the entirety of his outstretched right leg was suffocated by a post-surgery cast. “...

Athlete of the Issue: Sam Carlson

Athlete of the Issue: Sam Carlson

Megan Butt and Connor Dargan

September 22, 2017


Filed under Profiles, Sports

Once junior Sam Carlson steps out onto the football field, he’s in the zone.  No matter the situation, he stays disciplined and poised to blow through the opposition’s offensive line.  As soon as the ball is snapped, he jumps into action and spins around the blocker, hurtling himself into the quart...

When Life Gives You LemMons

When Life Gives You LemMons

Jack Loder

August 31, 2017


Filed under Sports

First year head Coach Matthew LemMon wasted no time making one thing clear, standing outside the Varsity football team’s weekly film session Monday afternoon. This year’s helmeted Hawks are going to compete at a high level. “They’re a hard working, passionate bunch, that much has been clear to...

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