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Lost in history: Celebrating exceptional Black athletes

Lost in history: Celebrating exceptional Black athletes

Julia Hyman, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2019

Muhammad Ali. Jackie Robinson. Serena Williams. These athletes have been iconic champions of their sports, paving the road for those who’ve come after them. Despite fighting hate and injustice, they became some of the best athletes in the world.But for every athlete that has gone down in history as a pioneer...

Getcha heart in the game: Sporty dates for you and your valentine

Getcha heart in the game: Sporty dates for you and your valentine

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

February 14, 2019

It’s Valentine’s Day. You forgot to make a reservation at that one trendy restaurant your date likes on Magazine, and you have no chance at getting in anywhere halfway decent. Before you give up and overspend on a “You Pick Two” at Panera, try something new: a “half-sports” date.Hal...

Students help New Orleans youth to Swim 4 Success

Students help New Orleans youth to Swim 4 Success

Hannah May Powers, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

After saving five children from drowning in a community lake, 15-year-old  Laura White decided to take action, creating the inaugural Swim 4 Success in Alpharetta, Georgia. Only three years later, the program found enough success to spread to New Orleans.Though Swim 4 Success was created 13 y...

I will SWOLEvive: Workout music to keep you going

I will SWOLEvive: Workout music to keep you going

Olivia Henderson and Colleen Drangines

February 6, 2019

We are a month into the new year, and your workout resolutions have probably fallen by the wayside. Luckily, The Hullabaloo has compiled a playlist that will breathe new life into your fitness journey. Here’s just a taste of what’s in store: “POWER” - Kanye WestOne could make a sol...

Tulane Swimming and Diving celebrates seniors in win over West Florida

Tulane Swimming and Diving celebrates seniors in win over West Florida

Carrigan English, Training Chair

February 6, 2019

Tulane’s swimming and diving team dove into the new year with a strong win over the University of West Florida on Jan. 26. The team not only celebrated a decisive victory during this meet, but it also celebrated its dedicated seniors in its last home meet of the season.After a rather sluggish start to the season in...

Puppy Bowl’s fetching players make for ruff-est competition of the weekend

Puppy Bowl’s fetching players make for ruff-est competition of the weekend

Julian Bombard, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

 For the 15th consecutive year, the Puppy Bowl, humorously named Puppy Bowl XV, aired concurrently with the Super Bowl on Sunday. Puppies from 51 different shelters across 23 states were invited to the Bowl, where they were split into two teams, “Ruff” and “Fluff.”These puppies t...

Anthony Davis puts pelicans under pressure with trade request

Anthony Davis puts pelicans under pressure with trade request

Julian Bombard, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2019

The New Orleans Pelicans woke up Monday morning to devastating, yet inevitable news — Anthony Davis has officially requested a trade. Though upsetting, this turn of events is not surprising, as Davis has the option to opt out of his contract after next season.In December, a source close to D...

Club water polo makes a splash on campus

Club water polo makes a splash on campus

Grant Barnes, Copy Editor

January 30, 2019

If you were not raised as an avid pool-dweller, chances are you are not well-versed in the sport of water polo. Tulane’s club team, however, seeks to change this dynamic, bringing this fascinating and unique sport to the pools of the Reily Student Recreation Center.For those unfamiliar with wat...

Tulane sailing finds winds of change in spring season opener

Tulane sailing finds winds of change in spring season opener

Carrigan English, Training Chair

January 30, 2019

Tulane’s newest varsity sport began its first spring season this past weekend in Austin, Texas by participating in the South Eastern Intercollegiate Sailing Association Open. Though the team experienced struggles throughout its fall debut, the Green Wave sailors now seem to be finding their groove af...

Men’s tennis serves up perfection, heads to ITA tournament

Men’s tennis serves up perfection, heads to ITA tournament

Colleen Drangines, Sports Editor

January 30, 2019

Taking down anyone in its path, the men’s tennis team boasts a 4-0 record after the first two tournaments of spring 2019. With this impressive performance, the Green Wave sends a clear message to all future opponents: watch out.Benefitting from a two-month break and the energy unique to New...

A Quick Huddle: Men’s basketball edition

A Quick Huddle: Men’s basketball edition

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

January 30, 2019

With only 11 games left in the regular season, conference play is in full swing for Tulane men’s basketball. The Green Wave has suffered a season of lows, with a 4-15 overall record and an active nine-game losing streak. Tulane has yet to defeat another American Athletic Conference team, a refl...

Reily Reviews: Finding strength in the sword

Reily Reviews: Finding strength in the sword

Olivia Henderson, Sports Editor

January 30, 2019

With all the classes offered by the Reily Center, it can be hard to pick! With this new column, the Hullabaloo offers students a first hand account to help them find the workout they’re looking for.Last Sunday, I found myself in need of a workout and a change of pace in my usual routine. Af...