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By Jordan Cushner

October 9, 2019

With a sub-five-minute mile time and a top 30 ranking in the state of California, junior Tomo Sharber has his sights set high.

Tam tackles new athletics tutorial

Tam tackles new athletics tutorial

By Eli Blum

September 17, 2019

Student athletes are selected to be in the class, which was made to be "almost like an athletic leadership program."

Varsity water polo looks to rise to top

Varsity water polo looks to rise to top

By Ethan Swope

September 14, 2019

St. Ignatius defeated the boys varsity water polo team 11-8 on Thursday, August 29. Photo gallery by Ethan Swope.

Lauren Ross: Raising the bar

Lauren Ross: Raising the bar

By Leah Fullerton

June 7, 2019

Senior Lauren Ross has earned an array of titles in her time on Tam’s track and field team. However, her experience has not all been smooth sailing.

Bernstein wins Coach of the Year

Bernstein wins Coach of the Year

By Ava Finn

June 5, 2019

"I’d like to think I won not just because of winning the championship this year because I do try really hard to instill positive values in the kids."

Humans of Tam: The Thing That Makes Them Happy

By Logan Little

May 22, 2019

Humans of Tam features anonymous students and snippets of their voices and experiences. It [ballet] was taking over my life pretty much. I couldn’t do anything and ballet at the same time. I had no social life at all because I was either at ballet or doing homework or eating food. I had no free ...

Vaulting Over the Competition

Vaulting Over the Competition

By Skye Schoenhoeft

April 9, 2019

It is not often that you meet an athlete at Tam whose sport is relatively unheard of. At school, we celebrate success in activities like basketball, soccer, or mountain biking. Yet, for athletes like sophomore Isabel Jasper, sports go beyond the status quo. As a dedicated vaulter, Jasper can be found pe...

Clodagh Mellet: Breaking Away

Clodagh Mellet: Breaking Away

By Kara Kneafsey

April 9, 2019

Ranked 16th in the Nation last year, and now racing at the pro level, senior Clodagh Mellet is taking Tam High Mountain Biking by storm. Mellet is one of the few girls on the team this year, however, this has not stopped her from placing top three in the state. Prior to high school, Mellet never anticipat...

I am the Law

I am the Law

By Josie Spiegelman

March 14, 2019

While most high schoolers struggle thinking about where they want to be in five years, for junior Paul Law, the answer is simple: he wants to be running. A standout on both the cross country and track and field teams since freshman year, Law’s maintains a passion for both sports. “I got into r...

Air Quality Affects Sports

Air Quality Affects Sports

November 23, 2018

The deadliest, most destructive wildfire in California's history, known as the Butte County Wildfire destroyed around 14,000 residences and killed at least 85 people as it raged across Northern California. The fire, nicknamed as The Camp Fire, started early Thursday morning of November 8th and was not fin...

Has Tennis become too Traditional?

Has Tennis become too Traditional?

By Samantha Ferro

October 17, 2018

Like a few other sports, tennis is considered a gentleman’s sport and gentleman’s game. However, not just gentlemen now play. When people view sports they typically imagine sports such as soccer, baseball, basketball, and American football: team-oriented sports with huge crowds and massive stadium...