The Tam News

Boys’ Varsity Baseball Takes Second in MCAL Championship

Boys’ Varsity Baseball Takes Second in MCAL Championship

By Joe Laland

May 28, 2013

After a successful season, the boys' varsity baseball team entered the MCAL playoffs as the number two seed and exited as the  runner-up after a 9-0 defeat to Drake high school on May 18. The Hawks playoff campaign started on May 17, when they squared off against Marin Catholic and defeated them...

The Authoritative Tam Dictionary: Volume One

By Sophie Newman, Zack Tolpen, & Sean Lee, Sophie Newman, Zack Tolpen, & Sean Lee, and Sophie Newman, Zack Tolpen, & Sean Lee

March 24, 2013

Every locality is known for its unique jargon, and Tam is certainly no exception. Below you’ll find a handpicked collection of the words and phrases most frequently caught being casually mumbled around campus; parents and teachers, take note. but•ter•y adj. perfect, clean, good, or skillful: Mr. F...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Heats Up

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Heats Up

By Zack Tolpen and Zack Tolpen

February 13, 2013

The boys’ varsity basketball team exploded this year with a record of 16-9 and a Marin County Athletic League record of 5-8 as of February 5. After only two wins in the last two seasons, there has been a huge improvement in the chemistry between the coaches and players, and the team’s ability to move the ball up and down the court. The tea...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Enjoying Successful Season

By Zack Tolpen

January 30, 2013

The Tam boys’ varsity basketball team has significantly improved this year, with a current record of 15 wins and 6 losses and a Marin County Athletic League record of 4-5 as of January 30. With only two wins in the last two seasons, this year’s team has stepped it up by practicing more and working...

Boys Varsity Soccer Defeats Marin Catholic 1-0 in MCAL Finals

By Zack Tolpen

November 12, 2012

The Tam boys varsity soccer team defeated Marin Catholic for the second time this season on Wednsday, November 7 in a 1-0 victory. For the second season in a row, the team has advanced to the final round of the North Coast Section championship. The game was back and forth without any score until Tam...

Boys Varsity Soccer Defeats Rival Redwood 1-0

By Zack Tolpen

October 10, 2012

The Tam boys varsity soccer team defeated Redwood 1-0 on Wednesday, October 10. This brought Tam to a record of 10-1 and protected their first place spot in MCALs. Tam attacked early with a goal in the first minute from senior Muhammed Manneh and an assist by senior captain Tesfaye Paine. “Our team...

Boys varsity soccer wins Bay City Invitational

Boys varsity soccer wins Bay City Invitational

By Zack Tolpen

August 30, 2012

Tam soccer coach Dustin Nygaard created the Bay City Invitational soccer tournament in 2007, but as of one week ago, Tam had yet to win a trophy. That changed when Tam won Northern California’s famous soccer tournament August on 24 by defeating Terra Linda High School in a battle of penalty kic...