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Shane Kennedy nominated for NFHS California Coach of the Year Award

(Photo Courtesy of Ellie Flad)
November 20, 2020
Kennedy has led the varsity girls team for ten years coaching the team to their first undefeated league season in history last year. 

MCAL announces dual-sport option for 2020-2021

(Emily Stull)
November 13, 2020
The dual-sport program will ensure smaller sports like golf, who would otherwise not have enough athletes, can compete given NCS’s new guidelines.

The Fan Factor

(Emily Stull)
October 17, 2020
It’s difficult to predict what high school sports will look like when they start back up in the winter, but professional sports games have shown that whether athletes like it or not, spectators have become a crucial part of the sporting experience.

Hamner Time

(Photo Courtesy of Tim Peters)
October 16, 2020
Senior Sofia Hamner has committed to play Division I water polo at Villanova University.

Tam Athletics adjust to NCS and Marin County health guidelines

(Emily Stull)
September 24, 2020
NCS released the schedule for 2020-2021 athletic seasons in July absorbing all winter sports into the fall and spring seasons.

Title IX’s foul ball

(Tenaya Tremp)
Title IX was meant to end gender imbalance in high school and college sports. But it also led to a lack of female coaches — a disparity that our community is no exception to.
April 22, 2020
Title IX was meant to end gender imbalance in high school and college sports. But it also led to a lack of female coaches — a disparity that our community is no exception to.

Spring sports season canceled

(From left: Courtesy of Leslie Owen, Anne Elisco-Lemme, Grant Jarrett, and Jon Cronander)
April 13, 2020
Spring sectional, regional, and state championship events have also been canceled as a result of the coronavirus.

School sports canceled due to COVID-19

(Eli Blum)
March 23, 2020
All practices and games are postponed until TUHSD schools are reopened.

Morgan steps down as basketball coach

Coach Morgan delivers a high five to senior Tyler Reed. (Courtesy of Tyler Reed)
March 23, 2020
After six years of leading the boys' basketball program, social studies teacher Tim Morgan has resigned to spend more time with his family.

Tennis coach turmoil continues

Former girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer poses with the girls' tennis team after a tournament victory last season. (Courtesy of Tenaya Tremp)
Longtime girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer was dismissed without explanation in December. Now his replacement has abruptly left the position.
March 15, 2020
Longtime girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer was dismissed without explanation in December. Now his replacement has abruptly left the position.

Smooth sailing

The 2020 Tam High sailing team. (Courtesy of Luke Marshall)
Take a look at one of Tam's lesser-known sports teams: sailing.
March 13, 2020
Take a look at one of Tam's lesser-known sports teams: sailing.

Girls’ varsity soccer goalie Ellie Flad breaks MCAL record

Flad dives for a save during the MCAL championship game against Redwood on February 15. (Courtesy of Raffi Baumann)
March 6, 2020
Girls' varsity soccer goalie Ellie Flad has broken the MCAL regular season shutout record, and has helped the Hawks to the number one seed in the NorCal state tournament.
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