The Tam News

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)

By Logan Little

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.

Ten outta ten(nis)

The girls varsity tennis team poses with their NCS banner after winning the NCS team tennis championship. (Courtesy of Tam Tennis)

By Luke Ferris and Kavi Dolasia

December 12, 2019

The girls tennis team dominated this year, taking home NCS titles in both individuals and the doubles tournaments, as well as winning MCAL in both categories.

Boys Tennis Wins MCAL Championship

Boys Tennis Wins MCAL Championship

By Eddie Schultz

May 22, 2018

The Tam boys’ tennis team defeated Redwood five matches to four to win the MCAL championship on Thursday, April 26, at San Rafael High. The Hawks were defeated by Redwood twice during the regular season. With the previous week’s loss to Redwood (7-2) still in their minds, Tam knew it had to turn th...

Natalie Durham: Making a Racket

Natalie Durham: Making a Racket

By Eddie Schultz

October 31, 2017

Girls’ varsity tennis captain, Natalie Durham has had a strong presence as a leader on the team for the last two years. The senior and four year varsity starter has led her squad to an impressive 10-0 start in MCAL play as of October 16. Durham and fellow senior captains Madelyn Broad and Emma Shul...

Girls Varsity Tennis Defeats Marin Catholic

By Benjamin Wall-Feng

October 16, 2017

The girls’ varsity tennis team defeated Marin Catholic 9-0 at a home match on Thursday, September 28. The match was the 8th of the MCALs league, in which the team has been undefeated this season. Junior Camilla Tarpey-Schwed is number one on this year’s strength ladder, an internal ranking of...

Spring Season Sports Previews: Quotes from the Coaches

By The Sports Staff and The Sports Staff

March 14, 2017

Girls’ Swimming, Brittney Boyd: “I hope that everybody swims fast this season, is having fun, and puts in some best times, and hopefully we’re top competitors at MCAL.” Boys’ Swimming, Ken Weber: “[My main goal for this season] is that we are going to win the MCAL championships this yea...

Varsity Girls Tennis Wins MCAL

Varsity Girls Tennis Wins MCAL

By Jackson Gathard and Jackson Gathard

November 28, 2015

The varsity girls’ tennis team beat Redwood 5-4 to claim the MCAL team title on October 28. The two teams’ third encounter of the season took five and a half hours and two locations to finish. In the semi-finals, third-seeded Tam overcame second-seeded Branson, another MCAL powerhouse, 5-4. Having j...

Sports Recap: Week of 4/27

Sports Recap: Week of 4/27

By Calvin Rosevear

May 10, 2015

BOYS’ VARSITY TENNIS LOSES MCAL MATCH The boys’ varsity tennis team lost 5-4 in an MCAL tournament on April 28, bringing their MCAL league record to 13-3 and their overall record to 16-10. They await to hear whether they get into the North Coast Section Division I (NCS) tournament. They will k...

Reis Dorit and Alex Finci Lead Boys Tennis

MUGGIN’ IT: Seniors Reis Dorit and Alex Finci are the senior captains for the mens varsity tennis team. Dorit and Finci are the only seniors on the team and have faith in there team and are ready to fulfill the roles needed for the team.                                        Photo by: Nate Vogel

By Anthony Mazzini

March 24, 2015

As one of Tam’s few Division One sports, boy’s varsity tennis has been competing at a high level for the past four years. Under coach Bill Washauer, Tam tennis has developed into one of the premier programs in the Marin County Athletic League (MCAL). Winning the MCAL title two out of the last four...