The Tam News

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Team Loses to Healdsburg Greyhounds

Boys’ Varsity Basketball Team Loses to Healdsburg Greyhounds

By Ryan Leake

December 1, 2016

The boys varsity basketball team lost to the Healdsburg Greyhounds 70-36 at home on November 28. From the beginning, the Hounds came out strong and the Hawks fell behind early. It stayed that way until halftime, despite junior Jack Duboff’s clutch three-pointer at the end of the first quarter. T...

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...

Varsity Boys’ Tennis vs. Redwood

April 8, 2016

Tam played against Novato this Thursday, March 31st. With a 14-1 overall winning streak under their belt and a 11-0 in the league. The Varsity boys team is looking at a pretty nice season at this point. Coach Bill  Washauer has these boys winning. The way they determine who wins is based on the number of indiv...

Lady Hawks Clinch First Place in League Play

Lady Hawks Clinch First Place in League Play

By Riley Kuffner and Riley Kuffner

April 28, 2015

The Tam girls’ varsity soccer team faced off against the Redwood Giants at home in a classic Senior Day division rivalry on Tuesday, April 28. The game started off with a lot of back and forth, but senior Lauren Lampl opened up the floodgates for Tam with a goal off of a corner kick in the 30th minute....

Redwood Teachers React to Kimbrel’s Resignation

Redwood Teachers React to Kimbrel’s Resignation

By James Finn

February 24, 2015

Redwood High School science teacher Todd Samet read a letter signed by 64 of the 79 tenured teachers at Redwood during a January 28th meeting of the Tamalpais Union High School District’s (TUHSD’s) board of trustees, that in the wake of TUHSD Superintendent Laurie Kimbrel’s January 12 resignation...

Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs. Redwood: Game Coverage

Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs. Redwood: Game Coverage

By Riley Kuffner, Riley Kuffner, and Riley Kuffner

January 20, 2015

The Tam Boys’ Varsity Basketball team lost 54-60 in a classic division rivalry battle against the Redwood Giants on January 20, 2015 in Larkspur. The Hawks came out of the gate slow at the start of the game and found themselves in a deep deficit coming into the first break of play. They battled back...

Girls’ Waterpolo Beats Redwood

Girls’ Waterpolo Beats Redwood

By Sammy Herdman

October 24, 2014

The girls’ varsity water polo team defeated Redwood 8-2 on October 9 at Tam. The team (3-2) played very consistently, scoring two goals each quarter. The goals were all scored by different players. Senior Olivia Forshan scored two goals in the first and fourth quarters. “We have been working on...

Redwood Locks Down Due to Potential Gun Threat

Redwood Locks Down Due to Potential Gun Threat

By Nate Vogel

October 8, 2014

Redwood high school was put under lockdown for approximately 60 minutes on Wednesday, October 8, due to a report of a possible gun threat on campus. After no gun was found, the lockdown was ended, and Redwood principal David Sondheim released a statement to parents, students, and staff. “Today,...

Boys’ and Girls’ Swimming Defeated in MCAL Championship

Boys’ and Girls’ Swimming Defeated in MCAL Championship

By Sander Lutz

June 6, 2013

On Friday, May 10th, and Saturday, May 11th, Tam’s Varsity swim teams both entered the MCAL Championships with heavy burdens lying on their shoulders: the girls were looking to, with a particularly competitive team, finally dethrone rival Redwood from a nine-year consecutive victory streak, while the...

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...

Tam varsity football defeats Redwood, remains undefeated

Tam varsity football defeats Redwood, remains undefeated

By Kenny Rosenberg

September 13, 2012

The Tam varsity football team is currently undefeated through their first three games. After knocking off St. Patrick, St. Vincent and Petaluma High, the Hawks rolled through the Redwood Giants in a non-league game, 28-14. Senior quarterback Al Gant van Vliet put Tam on the board early in the fi...

Girls golf stays positive despite loss

By Maggie Whalen

October 3, 2011

It’s easy to overlook the Tam girls golf team given the sport’s quiet nature and the team’s relatively few members. However, attention should be paid to the fact that last year the team quite nearly made it to the MCAL playoffs, the furthest the girl’s team has ever made it in Tam’s history....