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Girls’ varsity soccer goalie Ellie Flad breaks MCAL record

Flad dives for a save during the MCAL championship game against Redwood on February 15. (Courtesy of Raffi Baumann)
March 6, 2020
Girls' varsity soccer goalie Ellie Flad has broken the MCAL regular season shutout record, and has helped the Hawks to the number one seed in the NorCal state tournament.

Girls soccer’s perfect season rolls on

The Girls Varsity team huddles before a game vs. Branson.
Photo Courtesy of Ian Boyd
The girls varsity soccer team just wrapped up their first undefeated MCAL championship season in history
February 6, 2020
The girls varsity soccer team just wrapped up their first undefeated MCAL championship season in history

Winter sports preview

The seniors on the boys basketball team. (Courtesy of Tam Boys Basketball)
December 19, 2019
A preview from each coach on their upcoming seasons.

Tam tackles new athletics tutorial

(Grace Gustafson)
September 17, 2019
Student athletes are selected to be in the class, which was made to be "almost like an athletic leadership program."

Walls to the Balls

Walls to the Balls
September 20, 2018

Junior Casey Walls has been playing for the U.S. Soccer Under-16 Boys’ National Team since last November and playing competitively since he was two years old. “I have been kicking a ball since I could...

Hat Trick

Hat Trick
March 13, 2018

On February 10th, Tam girls varsity soccer beat Branson 4-2 to claim the MCAL title. Leading up to the huge MCAL win against Branson, Tam trailed Branson by two goals. Both teams were tied 2-2 before advancing...

May the Schwartz Be With You

May the Schwartz Be With You
February 2, 2018

Winning the MCAL championship game was the highlight of Owen Schwartz’s soccer career. “It was one of the best experiences of my life,” Schwartz, senior and captain of the boy’s varsity soccer...

Why You Should Consider Playing a High School Sport

March 18, 2017

I’ve always been quiet when it comes to my personal life. Voicing my emotions is something I’ve never truly felt comfortable doing. Regardless of who I am talking to, a best friend or even a family...

Girls’ Varsity Soccer Loses to Redwood at Home (January 21)

February 28, 2017

The girls’ varsity soccer team lost 0-1 to Redwood in a highly contested match at home on January 21.  Both sides had several shots on goal and created many passing connections in the first half....

Lily Travers: Kicking Up a Storm

Lily Travers: Kicking Up a Storm
February 4, 2017

Freshman Lily Travers has been dreaming of playing for Tam’s varsity soccer team for years. “I used to practice on the side of the Tam field,” Travers said, “And I’d see them, and I’d always...

Athlete of the Issue: Lauren Ross

Athlete of the Issue: Lauren Ross
June 3, 2016

Freshman Lauren Ross has barely known a life without sports. At the age of five she began gymnastics, at the age of nine she began soccer, and at the age of 11 she began track and field. Ross has been...

Sports Opinion: Dropping the Baton

Sports Opinion: Dropping the Baton
May 12, 2016

In sports, there are winners and losers, coaches and officials, spectators and people judging the spectators, but there is one group that is always overlooked. This group of blunderers does not bring the...

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