The Tam News

Breakthrough Day

Breakthrough Day

By Megan Butt

March 10, 2017

Students participated in Breakthrough Day on February 27 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Operation Breakthrough, a student-led initiative that took place in 1967 following race riots on campus. Students and staff spent much of the day discussing issues of race in tutorial classes in addition to...

Varsity Football Beats Justin Siena, Players Berkley and Mitchell Suspended

Varsity Football Beats Justin Siena, Players Berkley and Mitchell Suspended

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

November 3, 2016

        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

By Will Moye

October 13, 2016

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...

Hawks Look to Exceed expectations on the Grid-Iron

Hawks Look to Exceed expectations on the Grid-Iron

By Jack Loder

September 12, 2016

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 Team Beats San Rafael, Seniors Reflect on Season

Varsity Football Team Beats San Rafael, Seniors Reflect on Season

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

November 21, 2015

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...

Varsity Football Beats Novato for First Time in 15 Years

Varsity Football Beats Novato for First Time in 15 Years

By James Finn and James Finn

October 16, 2015

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 Homecoming Game, Harris Injured

Varsity Football Loses Homecoming Game, Harris Injured

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

October 13, 2015

The varsity football team lost 20-17 to the Terra Linda Trojans on October 3 on Tam’s homecoming day, bringing their overall record to 2-3 and their MCAL record to 1-1. “We couldn’t stop them at the end, we had a chance to win but we just didn’t make the plays,” said head coach Jon Black. ...

Sports Recap: Week of 9/21

Sports Recap: Week of 9/21

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

September 30, 2015

GIRLS VARSITY GOLF WINS AT MARIN CATHOLIC The girls varsity golf team won at Marin Catholic 201-227 on September 22, bringing their overall record to 5-2 and their MCAL record to 4-2. Tam was led by junior Courtney Chang’s 47, senior Claire Rutgers’ 48, senior Maddie Stoops’ 53, and sophomore Nat...

Varsity Football Gets First Win

Varsity Football Gets First Win

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

September 16, 2015

The varsity football team beat Balboa 55-18 at home on September 12, bringing their overall record to 1-2, and completing their first win of the season. They have yet to play a league game. “We needed a win really badly,” said head coach Jon Black. “We had a good week of practice, and that...