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Boys Varsity Basketball Makes the Pirates Walk the Plank

Boys Varsity Basketball Makes the Pirates Walk the Plank

Milo Levine and Rocky Brown

January 11, 2019


Filed under Game Coverage, Showcase, Sports

  The boys varsity basketball team defeated the Sir Francis Drake Pirates in a lopsided victory, with a final score of 46-28. The Hawks were led by senior forward Devon Dyer, who scored 14-points in the game and silenced the Drake student section with a hard two-handed slam in the fourth quarter, fol...

Aftermath: sexual harrassment training

Benjy Wall-Feng and Benjy Wall-Feng

September 25, 2018


Filed under News

An email sent by Tamalpais Union High School District (TUHSD) superintendent Tara Taupier to members of the community on September 11 discussed the district’s “ongoing response to the issues of sexual harassment and gender discrimination.” One of the strategies cited by Taupier was the sexual hara...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Beats Marin Catholic

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Beats Marin Catholic

Eddie Schultz and Jack Loder

January 12, 2018


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

During the halftime break of the January 11 Thursday night Basketball game at Marin Catholic [MC], Tam coaches Tim Morgan and Lorenzo Bynum called their talented squad to rally. The Tam team was down 15 points after what had been a thoroughly one sided first half. “I told our guys that if they don’t beli...

Winter is Coming

Winter is Coming

Jack Loder

November 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

The days are getting shorter, the leaves are beginning to fall, and Tam High is humming with anticipation. Winter is coming and it’s basketball season folks. This means it’s time for another three month hoops binge where I spend a ridiculous amount of time, money, and emotional investment in the...

Moreau Catholic Wins NCS Championship vs Tam

Moreau Catholic Wins NCS Championship vs Tam

Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, Adam Tolson, and Adam Tolson

March 8, 2017


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

Photos by Ethan Swope Tam and Moreau Catholic squared off in the North Coast Section Championship on Saturday, March 4th.  Before the game even started, all eyes were on MC freshman phenom Kyree Walker, one of the top freshmen in the country.  He was greeted by the Tam student section with chants...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Team Loses to Redwood at Home “White Out” Game

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Team Loses to Redwood at Home “White Out” Game

Jack Goldman

February 1, 2017


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

Photos by Ethan Swope A capacity crowd. A White Out event. A fitting setting for a rivalry game between Tam and Redwood. Fans screaming on both sides, preparing for the chaos to unravel itself on the basketball court. “Every game is a big game,” Tam’s head varsity basketball coach Tim Morgan said be...

Red Hawk Chalk Talk: Boys’ Varsity Basketball

Red Hawk Chalk Talk: Boys’ Varsity Basketball

Jack Loder

December 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

By Jack Loder The turning of the calendar means one thing: varsity boys’ basketball season. For years Tam students have yelled, stomped, and even shed blood for their beloved Red Tailed Hawks, ultimately to be let down at the end of the season. This year, however, there are high hopes. “We’re a...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Team Loses to Healdsburg Greyhounds

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Team Loses to Healdsburg Greyhounds

Ryan Leake

December 1, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The boys varsity basketball team lost to the Healdsburg Greyhounds 70-36 at home on November 28. From the beginning, the Hounds came out strong and the Hawks fell behind early. It stayed that way until halftime, despite junior Jack Duboff’s clutch three-pointer at the end of the first quarter. T...

Four Current Sophomores Elected to ASB Positions

Four Current Sophomores Elected to ASB Positions

Kate Finn

June 3, 2016


Filed under News

Leadership held All Student Body (ASB) elections during the last week of April, results were announced the following week. The four ASB officers elected are members of the class of 2018, consequently, there will be no senior ASB officers for the 2016-2017 school year. The junior ASB officers for the next ...

Leadership Teachers Step Down

Leadership Teachers Step Down

Danielle Egan

March 7, 2016


Filed under News

Jessica Variz and Tim Morgan plan to step down from their positions as leadership teachers at the end of this school year. Variz has taught Leadership for three years in addition to her core English classes. Morgan has taught Leadership for two years in addition to his core social studies classes and...

Boys Varsity Basketball Loses to Drake

Boys Varsity Basketball Loses to Drake

Blake Killingsworth, Blake Killingsworth, and Blake Killingsworth

January 13, 2016


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

Fans packed Gus gym on Friday night to watch the varsity boys’ basketball team (1-3 MCAL, 3-12 overall) take on MCAL powerhouse Drake (3-1 MCAL, 10-5 overall). Tam put up an impressive fight for 3 quarters, but Drake pulled away at the end to seal the 66-53 victory. Tam moved the ball well and quickly...

Boys Varsity Basketball Loses to Open Season

Boys Varsity Basketball Loses to Open Season

Connor Norton and Connor Norton

December 14, 2015


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The boys varsity basketball team faced off against NCS opponent Analy High school, losing 71-41 on November 28. Tam started strong and competitive against the Analy Tigers from Sebastopol; down only 11-12 at the end of the first quarter. The Tigers took control in the second quarter dropping 24 poi...