The Tam News

Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse Loses to Las Lomas

By Jack Loder

March 28, 2017

The boys’ varsity Lacrosse team came up short against Las Lomas on March 24 at Tam. A close and competitive game throughout, Las Lomas ultimately pulled away in the fourth quarter, winning by a score of 15-10. The loss drops Tam to 4-3 overall. (2-2 in MCAL) “I’m encouraged to see how we battled ou...

Sports Opinion: In Defense of Girls Lacrosse

Sports Opinion: In Defense of Girls Lacrosse

By Dahlia Zail and Dahlia Zail

March 14, 2017

Imagine this. You spend two hours after school practicing every day. You play your heart out in every single game. You condition, train, and drill, trying tirelessly to get better. And in return for all your work, you’re faced with empty bleachers at every. Single. Home game. Which is ironic, consi...

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...

Athlete of the Issue: Hank Taft (Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse Lead Scorer)

Athlete of the Issue: Hank Taft (Boys' Varsity Lacrosse Lead Scorer)

By Trevor Bukowski

April 28, 2016

At the age of nine years old, junior Hank Taft was introduced to lacrosse and found an eternal love for the game. He recalls an early memory when he was very young. He was playing on a lacrosse team called Wolf Pack and his dad was coaching. “We ended up doing really well and beating our rivals, which was t...

Sports Update: April 28 Action

Sports Update: April 28 Action

By Calvin Rosevear and Calvin Rosevear

April 29, 2015

GIRLS’ VARSITY LACROSSE SUFFERS LOSS TO UNIVERSITY The girls’ varsity lacrosse team lost to University High School 14-7 on April 28 in San Francisco. This brings their overall record to 2-11 and their league record to 0-7. Despite the score, Natalie Butler, one of the girls’ coaches, was pl...

Jake Isola-Henry Brings Unique Character to the Field

Jake Isola-Henry Brings Unique Character to the Field

April 27, 2015

How does senior varsity lacrosse captain Jake Isola-Henry spend his time at practice? By making fart jokes of course. “We have this ongoing joke that one of coaches farted,” Isola-Henry said. “Like when Coach Matt is trying to give us tips on how to shoot, we are always like ‘oh what’s that...

MCAL Spring All-League: Tam ballot

MCAL Spring All-League: Tam ballot

June 10, 2013

As Spring Sports, and, sadly, the school year draw near the end, please take a moment to honor all of the scholar athletes on this list and commend them for their efforts on the field and off. These students were clearly dominant in each of their respective sports. Baseball Jonny Wachtel, Sr. - First Team Infield Chris Hayman...

Season Wrap-up: Boys’ JV Lacrosse

Season Wrap-up: Boys' JV Lacrosse

By Jake Isola-Henry

June 5, 2013

This year, the boys' junior varsity lacrosse team finished 1-5-1 in MCALs, but was undefeated at heart. Junior attackman Cameron Hall, a leading scorer for the team, said, “JV struggled with a lack of kids and confidence, let alone basic lacrosse skills. However, with so few kids on the team, every...

VIDEO: Tam Lacrosse vs. San Rafael

VIDEO: Tam Lacrosse vs. San Rafael

By Randy Shapiro and Randy Shapiro

May 7, 2013

Soccer Moved to Winter Season

By Sonja Hutson and Sonja Hutson

April 13, 2013

The Marin County Athletic League (MCAL) has decided to move boys’ and girls’ soccer from the fall and spring seasons, respectively, to the winter season. The change will occur no earlier than the 2014-2015 school year, and will most likely take place in the 2015-2016 school year, according to Superintendent...

Support Your Real Home Team

A REAL CROWD:  Tam students, sporting Hawks colors and rally tubes, packed into the stands to watch the 2012 Homecoming game. This could be a regular occurrence that would help our teams. Photo by: Chris Yip

By The Sports Editors and The Sports Editors

February 27, 2013

So the San Francisco 49ers lost the Super Bowl. Yes, it would have been amazing if they’d won for a sixth time, and perhaps they should have, but that’s over and done with. While local football fans might still be living in a world of what-ifs, other professional sports continue their seasons...

Girls Lacrosse falls short to Stevenson

By Kenny Rosenberg

April 19, 2012

Saturday, March 24th, the Tam girls lacrosse team faced Stevenson High, from Pebble Beach. The hawks could not come away with the victory, losing 7-8. Freshman Shea Drake ran the ball well and had a few assists along with a few goals. Senior goalie and captain Baylin Vreeland played very well defensively. “We...