The Tam News

Title IX’s foul ball

(Tenaya Tremp)

By Luke Ferris and Samantha Nichols

April 22, 2020

Title IX was meant to end gender imbalance in high school and college sports. But it also led to a lack of female coaches — a disparity that our community is no exception to.

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.

Tennis coach turmoil continues

Former girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer poses with the girls' tennis team after a tournament victory last season. (Courtesy of Tenaya Tremp)

By Logan Little

March 15, 2020

Longtime girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer was dismissed without explanation in December. Now his replacement has abruptly left the position.

Monster Jam

(Emily Stull)

By Emily Stull

March 14, 2020

A monster truck competition is the one sporting event I wouldn’t miss.

Smooth sailing

The 2020 Tam High sailing team. (Courtesy of Luke Marshall)

By Tenaya Tremp

March 13, 2020

Take a look at one of Tam's lesser-known sports teams: sailing.

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)

By Kavi Dolasia

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

By Quinn Rothwell

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)

By Leah Fullerton

December 19, 2019

A preview from each coach on their upcoming seasons.

Lights out

(Tenaya Tremp)

By Eli Blum

December 12, 2019

With no field lights, Friday night football games are a thing of dreams. Tam's neighbors' arguments against the installation of field lights are weak at best and it's time to kickstart the conversation.

Girls volleyball cruises to state playoff opening round win

Tam Volleyball team huddles in-between points during their CIF state playoff game against Ripon Christian High School (Courtesy of Asher Goldblatt)

By Eli Blum, Marco Steineke, Sam Jefferson, and Saranyu Nel

November 13, 2019

Tam girls volleyball wins 3-0 victory in their first ever CIF state playoff game against Ripon Christian High School.

Opinion: Caster Semenya’s fight for equality

(Sam Glocker)

By Chloe Gammon

November 11, 2019

Track star Caster Semenya continues to fight the unfair regulation of naturally elevated testosterone levels in female athletes.

Football Fest: Seniors vs. Juniors

Photo by Grace Gustafson

By Grace Gustafson and Tessa Schumacher

October 21, 2019

With homecoming week upon us, so is the annual seniors vs. juniors football fest game.