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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 group of experienced varsity players. Unfortunately, Duboff graduated, and so did the rest of the star...

Boys Varsity Basketball Loses to Drake

Boys Varsity Basketball Loses to Drake

By Blake Killingsworth, Blake Killingsworth, and Blake Killingsworth

January 13, 2016

Fans packed Gus gym on Friday night to watch the varsity boys’ basketball team (1-3 MCAL, 3-12 overall) take on MCAL powerhouse Drake (3-1 MCAL, 10-5 overall). Tam put up an impressive fight for 3 quarters, but Drake pulled away at the end to seal the 66-53 victory. Tam moved the ball well and quickly...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs. Marin Catholic: Full Broadcast

Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs. Marin Catholic: Full Broadcast

By TBN and TBN

February 8, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5xDmDk37FU The Hawks take on division rival Marin Catholic at Senior Night in Gus Gymnasium. Riley Kuffner and Zach Thomas provide commentary.

Boys’ Varisty Basketball vs. Novato: Full Broadcast

Boys’ Varisty Basketball vs. Novato: Full Broadcast

By TBN and TBN

January 25, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VH_5W3ynQao Tam Boys' Varsity Basketball takes on Novato at home in a heated matchup decided in the final seconds.  Riley Kuffner and Zach Thomas provide commentary.

Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs San Rafael: Full Broadcast

Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs San Rafael: Full Broadcast

By TBN and TBN

January 13, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSSLDbicyMg Tam faces off against San Rafael in a heated matchup at Gus Gymnasium.  Riley Kuffner and Randy Shapiro provide commentary.

Broadcast: Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs San Rafael

Broadcast: Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs San Rafael

February 11, 2014

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GgYtpvA4_O0 Full game broadcast: Randy Shapiro and Riley Kuffner offer commentary on TBN’s broadcast of boys’ varsity basketball’s January 31 game against San Rafael. After a double overtime win in their thrilling first match-up, Tam faced off against San Rafael,...

Broadcast: Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs Justin Siena

Broadcast: Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs Justin Siena

By Daniel Zwiebach

January 24, 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QJPwE1uIZA Varsity boys' basketball faced off against Justin Sienna on January 21.Tam went up early 15-9, but couldn’t hit many shots in the clutch, leading to a 44-49 loss to Justin Siena. Watching the tall Braves team hit the court, it seemed as if Justin Siena...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Loses Close Game to Terra Linda

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Loses Close Game to Terra Linda

By Daniel Zwiebach

January 23, 2014

Varsity boys' basketball faced off against Terra Linda on January 17. Their late run wasn't enough to better the opposition, as they lost 57-53 in an important road game and dropped their record to 1-5 in MCAL (now 1-6). Terra Linda took an early first quarter 18-9 lead. “We are a three point shooting...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Defeated by Redwood on Senior Night

By Max Bayer

February 15, 2013

In the final home game of the season and with an MCAL playoff berth on the line, the boys' varsity basketball team just couldn't keep up with Redwood, losing 52-29. The first quarter started off with both teams exchanging points, but Redwood went on a 12-0 run to end the quarter 4-16. The 2nd quarter...

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 Falters Against Marin Catholic

By Max Bayer

February 4, 2013

In a packed home game against Marin Catholic on January 25, the boys’ varsity basketball team was unable to pull out the win, losing 46-38. The story of the game was the textbook defense by both teams. The first quarter started off incredibly tight. After a 6-2 lead by MC, junior Eric Nogueiro hit...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Edges Out Justin Siena in Final Seconds

By Max Bayer

January 30, 2013

The boys’ varsity basketball team came into their MCAL match up with Justin Siena on January 17 with five players out, including senior and leading scorer Jackson Floum, but was still able to pull out a 60-57 win. Tam got out to an early lead thanks to tough defense and great play by both junior power...