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Boys’ Basketball

Boys' Basketball

By Daniel Carroll

December 23, 2014

The varsity basketball team looks like they will bounce back in the 2014 -2015 season after only winning a single MCAL game last year with an overall season record of 9-17. History teacher and leadership advisor Tim Morgan is set to make his debut as a head coach. The former assistant coach at San Francisco...

Boys’ Basketball Season Wraps Up

Boys' Basketball Season Wraps Up

By Caroline Frost

February 13, 2014

The boys’ varsity basketball team has had a difficult season, plagued by inconsistencies. The team started off the season with an excellent 8-3 record. Despite losing eight of last year’s seniors, Coach Michael Coffino was pleased with the team’s preseason performance. “We had a strong preseason,”...

Broadcast: Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs Justin Siena

Broadcast: Boys' Varsity Basketball vs Justin Siena

By Daniel Zwiebach

January 24, 2014 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 Preview

Boys' Varsity Basketball Preview

By Mae Puckett & Max Bayer

December 19, 2013

Boys’ varsity basketball opened the season with a road win against Ygnacio Valley 75-47 and now they will travel to San Luis Obispo to play in the annual Morro Bay Harding Invitational Tournament as they to improve upon their successful season last year in which they went 16-11. The team believes a s...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Heats Up

FULL THROTTLE:  Lorenzo Jordan sprints towards the basket in a game against Marin Catholic on January 25.

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 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...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Enjoying Successful Season

By Zack Tolpen

January 30, 2013

The Tam boys’ varsity basketball team has significantly improved this year, with a current record of 15 wins and 6 losses and a Marin County Athletic League record of 4-5 as of January 30. With only two wins in the last two seasons, this year’s team has stepped it up by practicing more and working...