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Team honors seniors’ strong performances

Team honors seniors’ strong performances

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
December 8, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Swimming and Diving

In a year filled with tough competition, the Tulane women's swimming and diving team competed hard in its senior day against LSU on Saturday, Dec. 3 in the Reily Student Recreation Center natatorium.In the midst of a 161-79 loss to the Tigers, the Green Wave celebrated two seniors, Joy Jason and...

Volleyball, basketball kick off recruitment season

Madeline Billeaud, Staff Reporter
December 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

It is the time of year when high school senior athletes everywhere sign their National Letters of Intent and commit to play their sport at the collegiate level. Tulane Athletics teams have announced several recruits coming with the class of 2021, including men's basketball and women's volleyball.Last...

Final Four returns

Final Four returns

Jake Brennan, Sports Editor
December 8, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

For the sixth time in the city's history, the National Collegiate Athletic Association men's basketball Final Four will head to the Big Easy.The NCAA announced on Nov. 10 that the Mercedes-Benz Superdome will host both the men's Final Four and men's National Championships in 2022. The announcement...

Bowling prepares for first home fall invitational

Clara Harrington, Sports Editor
November 30, 2016
Filed under Sports

This weekend, women's bowling will host the fifth annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Bowling Invitational in Kenner, Louisiana. With its beginnings at Tulane going back only to 2011, the team is still quite young. Over the past five years, however, the team has seen enormous growth through the lead...

Tanzel Smart accepts invitation to play in Reese’s Senior Bowl

Susan Fanelli, Sports [email protected]
November 30, 2016
Filed under Football, Online Features, Sports

For the first time since 2014, a Tulane football player has been invited to compete against top football players around the country in the Reese’s Senior Bowl.Tulane’s football Twitter page announced on Wednesday that senior defensive tackle Tanzel Smart will be attending the Senior Bowl ...

Strong November performances show strength of women’s basketball team

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor [email protected]
November 30, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

As November comes to a close, Tulane women's basketball (5-1, 0-0 American Athletic Conference) is poised to be a threat in the conference after a successful first month.The Green Wave wrapped up its November schedule on Wednesday with an 82-65 win against McNesse State, its last home game before a three...

Volleyball serves up dual sport athletes

Volleyball serves up dual sport athletes

Madeline Billeaud, Staff Reporter
November 29, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Green Wave volleyball team closed out the season Friday, Nov. 25, with an 18-14 record. The team finished as the most improved team in the nation from the beginning of the season through the end.For most volleyball players, wrapping up the season means taking a break, then focusing on buil...

Seniors dominate in final game of season, seize 38-13 win over UConn

Seniors dominate in final game of season, seize 38-13 win over UConn

Jared Chado, Staff Reporter
November 29, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports

On Saturday, the Tulane Green Wave (4-8, 1-7 American Athletic Conference) traveled to East Hartford, Connecticut to take on the UConn Huskies (3-9, 1-7 AAAC) for its final game of the season.Dominant performances by redshirt senior running backs Lazedrick Thompson and Josh Rounds allowed the Green ...

Shutout overshadows senior day as Tulane falls to Temple 31-0

Susan Fanelli, Sports [email protected]
November 20, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports

Football’s senior day ended in disappointment as the Tulane Green Wave (3-8, 0-7 American Athletic Conference) was shut out in its final home game of the season by the Temple Owls (8-3, 6-1 AAC) 31-0 on Saturday’s matchup at Yulman Stadium.“Congratulations to Temple, they whipped us,” head c...

Men’s basketball travels to Sunshine State to participate in Tire Pros Invitational

Men’s basketball travels to Sunshine State to participate in Tire Pros Invitational

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor [email protected]
November 17, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Tulane men’s basketball (1-1, 0-0 American Athletic Conference) traveled to the warm shores of Orlando, Florida this week as it plays in the yearly Tire Pros Invitational. The tournament kicked off on Thursday, Nov. 17 and will go until Sunday, Nov. 20 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports.This will be t...

Volleyball seeks to build momentum, finish season strong

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor [email protected]
November 16, 2016
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Tulane volleyball (16-12, 8-8 American Athletic Conference) aims to continue its string of conference wins on the road against the University of Cincinnati (18-9, 13-3 AAC) and East Carolina University (14-12, 4-12 AAC).Volleyball is coming off of a successful week at home after winning 3-0 against the ...

Swimming and diving struggles with teamwork

Clara Harrington, Sports Editor [email protected]
November 16, 2016
Filed under Sports, Swimming and Diving

This weekend, the women's swimming and diving team (0-4, 0-0 American Athletic Conference) will head to Houston, Texas, to compete in the Phill Hansel Invite.The 2016 season set high standards for the swimmers after the team finished in second place at the AAC championships. Four of the 10 members swam fo...

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