The Tulane Hullabaloo

Volleyball team earns fourth seed in AAC Championship


Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

The Green Wave women’s volleyball team closed out its home schedule in a four-set win versus the Temple Owls. On Sunday, Nov. 10, they took to the court in a dominant fashion, winning by scores of 25-16, 25-23, 22-25 and 25-23.  On the match, Tulane had 49 kills on 45 assists with eight blocks. The team will have a chance to take first place in the division along with a fir...

Volleyball crushes Southern Mississippi, looks to LSU match


Dustin Birnbaum, Contributing Reporter

September 18, 2019

The Tulane women’s volleyball team has gotten off to a great start this season, holding an 8-3 record thus far. After winning all three of its matches at the Doubletree Classic and two of its three games at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Volleyball Classic, the Green Wave rolled into the 2019 H...

Tulane volleyball sets up for successful season, adds promising players

Tulane volleyball sets up for successful season, adds promising players

Olivia Henderson and Ezra Weber

August 28, 2019

After posting a strong 29-9 record and going 13-5 in conference play last year, the Tulane women’s volleyball team added middle blocker Oona Bruss of Berkeley, California, middle blocker Lauryn Green of Dallas, Texas, libero Jillian Dits of Colleyville, Texas and outside hitter Lizzy Stefanov of Stow, O...

Green Wave women’s beach volleyball heads to Georgia for CCSA Championship

The beach volleyball team will open the tournament against the University of South Carolina on April 19.

Ezra Weber, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2019

Despite ending the season with a frustrating 2-7 stretch that included five conference losses, the Tulane women’s beach volleyball team hopes to reverse the tide at the 2019 Coastal Collegiate Sports Association Beach Volleyball Championships. Having survived on the rankings bubble for much of...

A Quick Huddle: Women’s Beach Volleyball Edition

Sophomore Rio Frohoff serves up some tough competition.

Ezra Weber, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2019

Despite dropping out of the Top 20 in early March, Green Wave beach volleyball put together an impressive start to the spring season, spiking its way to an overall record of 11-7 with nine of those wins coming in the last 11 games. In the tough Coastal Collegiate Sports Association conference, h...

Beach volleyball faces early-season challenge at FSU Invitational

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Grant Barnes, Senior Staff Reporter

February 14, 2019

Following a brief but successful preseason bout, Tulane beach volleyball will return to the sands for Florida State University’s FSU Invitational in Tallahassee, Florida. With a few tough matches looming, the team hopes that this tournament will be just as successful as its preseason matchup against the...

No days off: Volleyball enters hectic weekend with matches against Temple, UConn

Green Wave vollyball will be rolling into the weekend hot, but will the team’s streak hold?

Colleen Drangines, Associate Sports Editor

November 8, 2018

The women of Tulane volleyball have a busy weekend ahead of them as they host Temple University on Friday, Nov. 9  for the Mental Health Awareness “Green Out” game, then the University of Connecticut two days later on Sunday, Nov. 11. The Green Wave is currently in a great position after its rec...

Women’s volleyball looks to shock Wichita State in beginning conference play

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Colleen Drangines, Associate Sports Editor

September 22, 2018

With conference play rapidly approaching, the stakes are high for the Tulane Women’s Volleyball team as it prepares for an 18-match battle which it hopes will end with the chance to compete in the NCAA tournament. The Green Wave has been on a roll lately, boasting a current record of 12-3 and ...

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

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...

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

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...

Women’s Volleyball Dominates in Season Opener

Cullen Fagan, Social Media Editor

September 3, 2018

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 ...

Green Wave beach volleyball concludes successful season at CCSA Championship

Senior Madeline Mertz looks on in a match. Mertz is only the second Green Wave beach volleyball player to have 100 career wins.

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 26, 2018

Following its successful 2017-18 campaign, No. 18 Tulane beach volleyball closed out its season in stride at this past weekend's Coastal Collegiate Sports Association Championship near Atlanta. While the team was not able to advance to the tournament's semifinals, it was able to topple two opponents ...