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Coach Morgan delivers a high five to senior Tyler Reed. (Courtesy of Tyler Reed)

Morgan steps down as basketball coach

By Kara Kneafsey 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.
Graphic by Isabella Faillace

Mamba forever

By Sam Jefferson February 7, 2020
A tribute to the life and legacy of late NBA legend Kobe Bryant.
Tams Alex Leszczynski, left, during the unified basketball game on Wednesday, January 22. Tam lost 30-37 to Grant Grover. (Skye Schoenhoeft)

Unified basketball loses 30-37 to Grant Grover

January 27, 2020
In a dynamic game on Wednesday, Grant Grover quickly took the lead and Tam never fully recovered.
The seniors on the boys basketball team. (Courtesy of Tam Boys Basketball)

Winter sports preview

By Leah Fullerton December 19, 2019
A preview from each coach on their upcoming seasons.
(Courtesy of Rebecca Preis)

Administration and ASB close campus for the next Unity Day

By Samantha Nichols October 17, 2019
The campus will be closed for lunch in hopes of making Unity Day more effective in building school spirit.
(© 2K)

Review: NBA 2K20 brings it back

By Aeneas Nicholas October 9, 2019
The latest installment of the NBA2K series was anticipated for the entire year prior to its release, and was hailed as the beginning of a new era for the 2K series.
A reflection on March Madness

A reflection on March Madness

By Josie Spiegelman April 10, 2019
Much like many women in the country, I couldn’t care less about who was in the final four or how Zion Williamson was carrying Duke. However, that changed when I was asked to join a bracket.
Boys Varsity Basketball Makes the Pirates Walk the Plank

Boys Varsity Basketball Makes the Pirates Walk the Plank

By Milo Levine and Rocky Brown January 11, 2019

  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...

Cheer begins alternating boys and girls games

Cheer begins alternating boys and girls games

By Ilaria Montenecourt December 16, 2018

This year marks the first time in Tam history that the cheerleading team will attend an equal number of boys and girls basketball games. After much anticipation, and two trial games cheering at girls games...

Coming up Crutch

Coming up Crutch

By Logan Little December 14, 2018

According to official National College Athletic Association (NCAA) rules, Division 1 coaches can begin contacting girls basketball athletes to start the recruitment process on September 1 of their junior...

The Giant Kiwi

The Giant Kiwi

By Rocky Brown and Milo Levine September 20, 2018

  Last season, the boys’ varsity basketball team made it to the MCAL Championship for the first time in 19 years. The team was lead by Tam’s all-time leading scorer, Jack Duboff, and a talented...

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

By Kennedy Cook June 6, 2018

Despite her doctor’s warnings, she played on. To senior Alexis Travers, basketball was everything. Her first time playing on a basketball team was in fifth grade. “When I was little, I wasn’t...

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