The Tulane Hullabaloo

Green Wave Football blazing trail to visit UAB

Green Wave Football blazing trail to visit UAB

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

...Woooooosh!What in the world was that? Redshirt junior Corey Dauphine screaming down the sideline for yet another Green Wave touchdown? No, just the first two weeks of the Tulane football season flying by. As the weekend quickly approaches, it is time yet again for the Wave to begin preparations f...

Women’s Volleyball looks to make statement at Sugar Bowl tournament

Women’s Volleyball looks to make statement at Sugar Bowl tournament

Colleen Drangines, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse is the place to be Sept. 14 and 15 when Tulane Women’s Volleyball hosts the annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Volleyball Classic. The Green Wave will be looking to wrap up the pre-season on a high note as it takes on the University of Arkansas at Litt...

From The Basement: A “Saintsational” Change to NFL Cheerleading

From The Basement: A “Saintsational” Change to NFL Cheerleading

Cullen Fagan, Social Media Editor

September 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

Last spring, I wrote about the scandal enveloping the New Orleans Saints in regards to their abysmal treatment of their cheerleaders. Recently, the Saintsations were in the headlines again, but this time for an entirely different reason.Last month, the Saints made history when Jesse Hernandez t...

Men’s Tennis back in full swing in Alabama season opener

Men’s Tennis back in full swing in Alabama season opener

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

Eric Wagner focuses on his serve in preparation for the upcoming season. (Parker Walters) Not even a tropical storm can quell the power behind Tulane Athletics as men’s tennis completes its final practices before opening its season next weekend. The tennis team closed out its last spring sea...

Beach Volleyball adds former student-athlete Martone to coaching staff

Beach Volleyball adds former student-athlete Martone to coaching staff

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

This past week, Tulane Beach Volleyball welcomed former Green Wave athlete Cori Martone back  Uptown to serve as its new assistant coach. Martone will work alongside returning head coach Wayne Holly to continue the team’s recent success into the coming season.Martone has stressed her excitement to give...

Football looks forward, looks to Nicholls State

Football looks forward, looks to Nicholls State

Colleen Drangines, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

After a thrilling but ultimately disappointing opening game this past Thursday, Tulane football will take on the Nicholls State Colonels on Sept. 8, looking to make a comeback and avoid the Green Wave’s first 0-2 start since the 2015 season.While the 23-17 loss in overtime to the Wake Forest Demon De...

Cross-country seasons get off to hot start at Nicholls

Cross-country seasons get off to hot start at Nicholls

Bella Baff, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Tulane’s men’s and women’s cross-country teams both began their seasons with first-place team finishes and individual wins at the Nicholls Cross-Country Invitational last weekend in Thibodaux, Louisiana. This exciting start is just the first of three more invitationals scheduled within the nex...

Launching the ships: Tulane sets sail

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

While Tulane students and faculty were busy preparing for another academic year, the Green Wave Athletics department has been hard at work setting up the launch of the new varsity sailing program. Tulane Athletics announced the program would be elevated to varsity status this past June and officially designated...

Women’s Volleyball Dominates in Season Opener

Cullen Fagan, Social Media Editor

September 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Last weekend, Tulane women’s volleyball hosted its season opener, the two day I-10 Tournament where they faced the University of Texas at El Paso, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and the University of the Incarnate Word. The Green Wave swept its schedule in the tourney, finishing the day ...

NBA Update: the Finals, free agents, LeBron, oh my!

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Following a postseason for the ages, the 2017-18 NBA season concluded this past summer in an absolute Finals mismatch. In this series, the perennial Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors once again completely dismantled the LeBron James-led Cleveland Cavaliers in a sweep of utter dominan...

Manuirirangi returns home to compete in New Zealand’s Nationals competition

Manuirirangi returns home to compete in New Zealand’s Nationals competition

Colleen Drangines, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Courtesy of Tulane AthleticsFew experiences compare to the opportunity to both follow your dreams and represent your home on a national scale, but that is exactly what junior Kayla Manuirirangi experienced as she took part in the New Zealand Women’s Basketball U23 Nationals competition this past month.Th...

From the Basement: LABron James’ Decision 3.0

From the Basement: LABron James’ Decision 3.0

Bella Baff, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Last summer, following the brutal four-game decimation that was the 2018 NBA Finals, professional basketball fans waited in eager anticipation for early July, when superstar forward LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers would select his free agency destination.Finally, on the afternoon of July 1,...

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