The Tam News

Spring sports season canceled

(From left: Courtesy of Leslie Owen, Anne Elisco-Lemme, Grant Jarrett, and Jon Cronander)

By Jordan Cushner and Jessica Bukowski

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)

By Eli Blum

March 23, 2020

All practices and games are postponed until TUHSD schools are reopened.

Whose Games Are You Going To?

Whose Games Are You Going To?

By Celeste Moore

May 2, 2017

Student sections inside the gym get downright rowdy most Friday nights — after 7 p.m. that is. While students and others around Marin fork over a few dollars and get their hand stamped to watch a boys’ basketball game, just 90 minutes earlier only parents, siblings and a handful of players’ friends...

Sports Opinion: Selective Spirit

Sports Opinion: Selective Spirit

By Zoe Wynn and Zoe Wynn

February 1, 2017

Ask a student about Tam school spirit at basketball games and they’ll  probably describe the atmosphere as electric. Masses of people line up at the door waiting to get their hands stamped so they can run onto the bleachers where they will remain riveted for the next four quarters. The bleachers are fu...

Muslim Athlete Barred From Playing

Muslim Athlete Barred From Playing

By Maddie Asch

December 15, 2016

Girls’ basketball referees from the Golden Gate Officials Bureau Referee Organization prohibited junior varsity player Amina Nakhuda from playing during two pre-season games because her religious attire was against uniform regulations in the 2015-2016 school year, according to Nakhuda and Coach Mik...

Request for Girls Field Hockey Team

Request for Girls Field Hockey Team

By Tess Lochman

October 14, 2016

Tam High School might have its first field hockey team. Athletic director Christina Amoroso, is organizing a team of girls who are interested in participating in the inaugural season starting next August. “The athletic council needs to approve the team first because it’s a lot of money, but I th...

Tam Students Compete in Special Olympics

Unified Track Meet @ Drake High School

By Raqshan Khan

June 2, 2016

Students participated for the first time in the Special Olympics United Track meet, hosted at Sir Francis Drake High School On Thursday, April 28. The track teams from Drake, Redwood, and Tam all participated in the Special Olympics United. Michael Lovejoy, special education teacher said, “The meet was f...

Tam Wins MCAL Sportsmanship Award

Tam Wins MCAL Sportsmanship Award

By James Finn and James Finn

September 27, 2015

Tam athletes, coaches, and athletic spectators were honored on Thursday, August 27 when Tam was announced as the winner of the annual Marin County Athletic League (MCAL) Sportsmanship Award for the 2014-2015 school year. According to the MCAL website, the award is given to the MCAL school that-in the o...

Amoroso awarded for excellence as athletic director

By Sophie McGuinness

February 17, 2012

On December 6th, Tam’s athletic director and P.E teacher Christina Amoroso received the annual Norm Mackenzie Award for her outstanding work as a new athletic director. Amoroso has been working at Tam for eight years, four as the athletic director. She is being recognized as the best athletic dire...