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Softball Makes History With NCS Title Win

Softball Makes History With NCS Title Win

By James Finn & Jordan Blackburn

June 12, 2014

The softball team defeated Terra Linda 3-2 at San Marin High school on May 31 to claim the 2014 NCS softball title. The win marked Tam’s first-ever NCS softball championship and occured on the same day that the Tam baseball team won the school’s second-ever NCS baseball title. Head softball coach...

Varsity Baseball Looks to Playoffs After Successful Season

Varsity Baseball Looks to Playoffs After Successful Season

By James Finn

May 7, 2014

Boys’ varsity baseball has had a successful season, and team members are looking forward to the playoffs. The team has compiled an overall record of 16-6 and is currently in third place in MCAL play with a league record of 12-6. The squad performed especially well in a 3-2 win over fifth-place Redwood on A...

Season Preview: Boys’ Swimming Looks to Reclaim MCAL Title

Season Preview: Boys’ Swimming Looks to Reclaim MCAL Title

By Nic Mosher

March 29, 2014

After a strong second place finish in MCALs last year, the boys' swim team is looking to reestablish their title as the best team in the league, a title they have won four consecutive times in the previous four years. Despite losing two Division One swimmers (Elliot Ordway to UCLA water polo, and Mi...

Season Wrap-up: Boys’ JV Lacrosse

Season Wrap-up: Boys’ JV Lacrosse

By Jake Isola-Henry

June 5, 2013

This year, the boys' junior varsity lacrosse team finished 1-5-1 in MCALs, but was undefeated at heart. Junior attackman Cameron Hall, a leading scorer for the team, said, “JV struggled with a lack of kids and confidence, let alone basic lacrosse skills. However, with so few kids on the team, every...

Tam soccer brings together cultures and students

Tam soccer brings together cultures and students

By Joe Laland

December 9, 2011

“At the beginning of the season, all of the kids dribbled too much, mainly because they were comfortable with dribbling and they were all good at it. People wanted to play their styles, not our style,” said senior Varsity Soccer captain Imran Nana. At the start of the season, Nana and his peers found themselves with a unique challenge. They needed...

Girls Soccer Wins MCALs

Girls Soccer Wins MCALs

By Katharine Hirata & Joe Laland

June 11, 2011

League–leading scorer Storie Ledger came through in the clutch again as the girl’s varsity soccer team beat Drake 3-0 to win the MCAL championship at home on May 13. After a scoreless first half, Ledger a senior, struck a penalty kick into the corner of the net. Shortly after senior Danielle Torm...

Boys Swimming Third Concecutive Championship

Boys Swimming Third Concecutive Championship

By Kenny Rosenberg

June 11, 2011

Junior Riley Sykes and sophomore Miguel Mattox led the Hawks’ swim team to their third consecutive MCAL championship on May 14 as Tam simply outworked their opponents, Redwood and Marin Catholic. After a tight preliminary meet, no one could predict the outcome of the final match. Except for the kids f...

Girls swimming heads to MCALs

April 7, 2011

Hard work before the season paid off when the girls swim team beat Justin-Sienna at home on March 4th. The team placed first and second in all of their relays thanks to sophomore Katie Baca, senior Kristin Sato, junior Sami Harvey, sophomore Jeanne Shepherd, junior Ali Coopersmith, sophomore Kim Baca,...

Boys soccer becomes MCAL champions

November 16, 2010

Tamalpais High School’s varsity boys soccer team scored big in the first post-season competition of the year and continued on to become MCAL champions before losing against Cardinal Newman High School 1-0 on November 6. Tam’s first MCAL game, played on October 25 against Redwood, was won by Tam 1-0...

Tam cross country enters MCALS with confidence

November 16, 2010

At the Mt. SAC Invitational (boys only) in Los Angeles on Friday October 21, the boy’s varsity cross country team placed second out of 22 teams.  The invitational hosts schools from across the state of California, gathering them to see which school is the best among them.    Tam senior Daniel Milechman...