The Tulane Hullabaloo

Green Wave volleyball falls to pressure against Wichita State Shockers

Green Wave volleyball falls to pressure against Wichita State Shockers

Kevin Qualman, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2017

With Hurricane Nate rolling in to make landfall within the coming days, Tulane volleyball lost 3-0 (23-25, 16-25, 16-25) to No. 24 Wichita State on Friday night at the Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse. Tulane raced out to a 17-10 lead in the first set. Wichita State responded with an 8-0...

Towering above the competition: Volleyball looks to continue strong performance

Towering above the competition: Volleyball looks to continue strong performance

Shea Dobson, Sports Editor

September 21, 2017

American Athletic Conference volleyball begins conference play this Friday, with Tulane facing Southern Methodist University in Dallas. The Mustangs entered the season as reigning AAC Champions, while Tulane entered ranked eighth out of 12 teams in pre-season conference rankings. But going into Friday, Tulane has the best reco...

Tulane Volleyball Preview: Setting the Standard

The Tulane volleyball program hosted it's annual Olive and Blue scrimmage Aug. 19. The team includes six freshman, after graduating five seniors and losing two players to injury.

Paul Trujillo and Shea Dobson

August 25, 2017

Whether it's a pass, set or spike, season play for Tulane women's volleyball is about to be in full swing. The Olive and Blue scrimmage this past week had plenty of the latter, and Director of Volleyball Jim Barnes holds high hopes for the season, despite the 2017 volleyball squad's relative youth. "...

FULLABALOO: Switching setters

FULLABALOO: Switching setters

Brandi Doyal, Fullabaloo Byline

March 22, 2017

From shuffling bags in a dark hallway to exchanging everything from shoes to their ponytails, twins Ally and Brooklyn Frank know their routine, and it is not limited to just serving or spiking. "Don't fuck up my record," they whisper to each other when switching places. Ally Frank is a senior setter ...

Volleyball serves up dual sport athletes

Volleyball serves up dual sport athletes

Madeline Billeaud, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2016

The Green Wave volleyball team closed out the season Friday, Nov. 25, with an 18-14 record. The team finished as the most improved team in the nation from the beginning of the season through the end. For most volleyball players, wrapping up the season means taking a break, then focusing on buil...

Volleyball seeks to build momentum, finish season strong

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor [email protected]

November 16, 2016

Tulane volleyball (16-12, 8-8 American Athletic Conference) aims to continue its string of conference wins on the road against the University of Cincinnati (18-9, 13-3 AAC) and East Carolina University (14-12, 4-12 AAC).Volleyball is coming off of a successful week at home after winning 3-0 against the ...

Opinion: Volleyball faces conference challenges near end of season

Clara Harrington, Sports Editor [email protected]

November 9, 2016

As women's volleyball (14-12, 6-8 American Athletic Conference) enters its final weeks of conference play, the team readies itself for a slew of challenging league competition. Despite some recent fallbacks, the team is persevering with confidence as its fall season continues.Most recently, Tulane wa...

Volleyball heads to Florida to continue in conference games

Clara Harrington, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016

After an early fall season filled with tournaments, Tulane women's volleyball (10-6, 2-2 American Athletic Conference) is preparing for a game-stacked rest of season in league play.The team will head to Florida to compete first against Southern Florida on Friday Oct. 7 and then against Central Florida o...

Beach volleyball coach brings national team experience to Tulane

Beach volleyball head coach Wayne Holly brings experience from a national level to Tulane Athletics. 

Susan Fanelli, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2016

At the helm of the Tulane beach volleyball team is head coach Wayne Holly, who is in his third season with the Green Wave. Aside from his role as coach at Tulane, Holly leads another team.For the past four years, Holly has been invited to California beaches to coach the USA Volleyball team and provide...