The Tam News

Wrestling Team on the Rise

Wrestling Team on the Rise

By Jackie O'Boyle & Max Shulman

February 14, 2013

Tam High’s varsity wrestling team has made an enormous improvement in terms of skill, collaboration, and in matches won this season. Last year yielded a 2-6 record. This year, however, Tam is currently 3-4 in the MCAL season, with victories over both Drake and Marin Catholic. This season’s team has a variety of new additions. Eight freshmen, three sophomores, one ...

GALLERY: Boys varsity soccer defeats Montgomery 4-0

GALLERY: Boys varsity soccer defeats Montgomery 4-0

By Max Shulman

September 6, 2012

On Tuesday, August 28, the Tam High boys varsity soccer team celebrated a 4-0 victory over Montgomery High School. Senior Julien Melendez was responsible for two of Tam's four goals, "Since this was the team who beat us in last year’s NCS final, we all felt quite satisfied with a 4-0 victory,” he...

Wil Owens: The life of a Tam legend

Wil Owens: The life of a Tam legend

By Max Shulman

March 15, 2012

“I guess I had been here two years,” recalled Wil Owens, Tam’s head campus supervisor. “A teacher called me down to the parking lot and said, ‘Wil, smell.’ We smelled nothing but marijuana emanating in volumes from a vehicle. So we found the student, and we asked him whether or not it ...

Travel the world as a student with service trips

Travel the world as a student with service trips

By Max Shulman

October 23, 2011

Trekking to the farthest ends of the earth is easier than you think. If you have a lust to travel the world and make a positive change, places like Thailand, New Zealand, Ghana, and Peru are all within your grasp. It’s one thing to donate countless dollars to a charity and be told that your money is i...

Attention Males: Bring a Shield to Urinal Gatherings

Attention Males: Bring a Shield to Urinal Gatherings

By Max Shulman & Wesley Emblidge

September 27, 2011

At breaks in between classes, a line of urine-filled teens ready to burst branches off from the two urinals out through the door. Each man, restraining his stream, waits impatiently as the two at the front take their positions. It can be quite uncomfortable for many. Junior Jake Zwiebach said “I...