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NFL Picks: Week 5

NFL Picks: Week 5

Julian Bombard, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

 Atlanta Falcons (+3) at Pittsburgh SteelersThis Sunday, Atlanta heads north to Pittsburgh in a matchup featuring high-scoring offenses, expensive veteran quarterbacks and underwhelming win-loss records. After reaching the divisional round the of the playoffs last year, the Falcons ...

Women’s swimming prepares for commencement of 2018-19 season

Women’s swimming prepares for commencement of 2018-19 season

Colleen Drangines, Associate Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Swimming and Diving

Courtesy of Tulane Athletics Last Thursday, the Tulane women’s swimming and diving team released its schedule for the upcoming 2018-19 season. This year, the Green Wave will face opponents at eight regular season meets, three of which will be at home.The Green Wave’s swimming season will kick off Saturday, Oct. 6, as Tulane hosts the University of Houst...

A Quick Huddle: Cross Country Edition

A Quick Huddle: Cross Country Edition

Olivia Henderson, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

This week, The Hullabaloo continues its American Athletic Conference column with a spotlight on cross country. So, without further ado, let’s lace up our shoes and get to work.But first, to briefly explain scoring in cross country, the first five people on each team to finish are calculated into th...

From The Basement: Started from the Bottom

From The Basement: Started from the Bottom

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

I have filled the role of sports editor for almost a year now, and I have yet to participate in a weekly version of “From the Basement.” The purpose of this column is typically to give an opinion on a contemporary sports issue, yet I ask that this week I take a different approach. Rather t...

Tulane tennis tousles at third tournament

Tulane tennis tousles at third tournament

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

Photo courtesy of Parker Waters | Photo illustration by Daisy Rymer Last weekend, Tulane’s men’s tennis team closed out its third tournament of the fall competition season at the Texas Tamale Invitational hosted by Rice University. Following several victories and a...

NFL Picks: Week 4

NFL Picks: Week 4

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

Minnesota Vikings @ Los Angeles RamsHow … how in the world does one lose 27-6 to the previously winless Buffalo Bills? Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen, a rookie out of the University of Wyoming, utterly dismantled the hyped-up Minnesota defense in week three in what can be characterized as a show of utter force. Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins defi...

A Quick Huddle: AAC Men’s Tennis edition

A Quick Huddle: AAC Men’s Tennis edition

Colleen Drangines, Associate Sports Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Hullabaloo Sports section is back to keep Tulane students updated on all things American Athletic Conference with the newest installment of the online column ‘A Quick Huddle.’ This week get your rackets and polos ready – men’s tennis is taking the spotlight.In addition to the Green Wave, ...

OTP: Sports Edition

OTP: Sports Edition

Grant Barnes and Carrigan English

September 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Many students remember the flutter in their middle school hearts as they watched Troy and Gabriella kiss for the first time in High School Musical 2. From that moment on, avid fans saw them as a “One True Pairing.” Colloquially known as an OTP, these are couples that go above and beyond the sta...

Tulane baseball catches the best in its recruiting class

Tulane baseball catches the best in its recruiting class

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

On Monday, Sept. 17, Tulane baseball Head Coach Travis Jewett officially announced and welcomed the team’s 2018-19 recruiting class. The signing class is composed of 14 players directly out of high school and one junior transfer.  Six of the Green Wave’s newcomers are right-handed pitchers. C.J. Whelan, a junior transf...

Football pushes forward to combat Memphis

Football pushes forward to combat Memphis

Olivia Henderson, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

After facing one of its toughest opponents all season, Tulane football is back on its home turf and ready for a much-needed win against the University of Memphis Tigers.While the first half of last week’s game was admittedly difficult, Tulane’s defense shined through in the second half of the...

From the Basement: Catfishing in the world of sports

From the Basement: Catfishing in the world of sports

Cullen Fagan, Social Media Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

As the football season began in New Orleans, a lot of buzz surrounded linebacker Manti Te’o. He signed with the Saints last year as a backup for AJ Klein and has seemingly surpassed Klein as a prospect.The Saints’ linebackers are considered the team’s weakest group, but Te’o seems to be a st...

From the Basement: “Not like other girls”

From the Basement: “Not like other girls”

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

In my experience as a woman who likes sports, I have found three typical responses from men to my mentioning of any type of knowledge pertaining to the field. This is not to say that every guy responds in one of these ways, since that would be a stereotype of the same nature as the one I am trying t...

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