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Tulane baseball climbing the rankings early in 2020 campaign

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Owen Scher, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2020

The Green Wave baseball team has had a fantastic start to its 2020 campaign. While the team posted a positive record last year, the improvement seen already this season is remarkable. In head coach Travis Jewett’s fourth year in charge of Tulane baseball, the team has returned to the national sp...

What it’s like to be a fan during March Madness

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Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2020

Approximately 70 million fans fill out and submit March Madness brackets every year. Fans race for their phones to check the latest scores to see how their brackets are doing. On a given day, there are numerous matchups to watch.  Games happen all throughout the day, giving fans an excuse to stay glued to their tele...

Tulane Athletics to limit home game attendance in response to coronavirus

The Tulane men's basketball team huddles before its exhibition game against Loyola New Orleans in Nov. 2014.

Bella Baff, Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

With classes being moved online until the end of the semester and students being asked to evacuate on-campus housing, the entire Tulane community is feeling the effects of the coronavirus. Tulane Athletics announced that university sports will be conducted according to the teams’ listed schedules, though...

Women’s basketball team dribbles to 2020 season’s end

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Ben Friedman, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2020

This weekend, Tulane women’s basketball lost in the second round of the American Athletic Conference tournament, thus wrapping up their season. This season Tulane went 14-17 overall, 8-8 in conference, giving us a 45 percent win rate.     Head Coach Lisa Stockton finished her 26th season for Tulane. At the end of the playoffs, she stated, “I've never had a ...

And they’re off: Galloping wiener dogs race through the Fair Grounds

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Ezra Weber, Senior Staff Reporter

March 11, 2020

Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound! These racing wiener dogs will make you more than just blush once the gates lift and they go streaking!  On Saturday March 7, New Orleans’ speediest galloping sausages participated in the ...

MLS kicks off season with slate of exciting games

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Hannah May- Powers, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2020

Major League Soccer kicked off its 25th season Feb. 29 with fans filling stadiums across the U.S. and Canada to celebrate one of the most highly anticipated weekends of the season. These electric atmospheres show the passion and drive behind the 26 teams participating in the league this season. Th...

Women’s tennis hopes to save season in remaining matches

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Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2020

Here’s the update you’ve all been waiting for on how the Green Wave women’s tennis team has been doing recently.  On Sunday, Feb. 23, the team lost a match against the University of Texas, Arlington. The team dug itself into a hole when doubles started, allowing UTA to take a 1-0 lead in si...

Green Wave Swimming and Diving completes final five meets

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Jude Papillion, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2020

Since the 2019 Phill Hansel Invitational, the Green Wave women’s swimming and diving team has competed in five events including the 2019 Toyota U.S. Open Championships and the American Athletic Conference Championships.  The 2019 Toyota U.S. Open Championships were held at the McAuley Aquatic Center...

Tulane track and field sprints to the finish of its indoor season

Graduate student Jennifer Lamori, senior McKenzie Melius and redshirt senior Emma Newton competing in 2019.

Lucas Sachs, Contributing Reporter

March 4, 2020

Tulane women's track and field finished its indoor season strong this weekend at the AAC Championships in Birmingham, Alabama.The team put up an impressive battle in the championship and now begins preparations for the outdoor season Tulane dominated the leaderboard in the 60-meter hurdle, with senior Brandi Hughes taking home thir...

The ball is back in play: Beach volleyball sweeps at season opener

Tulane beach volleyball players practice to prepare for upcoming 2020 season.

Ethan Goodman, Contributing Reporter

February 26, 2020

It’s that time of the year again, folks. Kick off your sneakers and put on your sunglasses and sandals. Time to watch some Tulane beach volleyball. After finishing 16-18 overall in their 2019 season and a not-so-desirable finish in the CCSA Conference Championships, the Green Wave is looking forwar...

Post-Mardi Gras recovery in 3 easy steps

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Harrison Simon, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2020

Mardi Gras has officially concluded, and with that, students are jumping right back into the daunting balance between going out and going to class. This transition can be difficult for many, so The Hullabaloo has laid out the top three pro tips to help everyone get back up to full speed in no time! ...

Black History Month in the Big Easy

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Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2020

February is nationally recognized as Black History Month, a time to celebrate the achievements and history of African Americans.  New Orleans is a city rich in both Black culture and sports culture, so for Black History Month The Hullabaloo wanted to celebrate the intersection between these cult...