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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...

Barring a few key wins, men’s basketball struggling early on in conference


Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2020

Conference play has commenced for Green Wave men’s basketball. The team started its AAC games on Monday, Dec. 30, beginning with a road trip to square off against the then No. 9 University of Memphis. Tulane trailed Memphis by three points in the last few minutes of the game but could not close the ga...

Women’s swim and dive team looks ahead to U.S. Open Championships

Women’s swim and dive team looks ahead to U.S. Open Championships

Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2019

The Green Wave women’s swim and dive team closed competition at the 2019 Phill Hansel Invitational Tournament, finishing fourth out of five teams with a point total of 716 points.  The tournament was located at the University of Houston’s Campus Recreation & Wellness Center Natatorium...

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...

Tulane baseball begins fall ball and preparations for 2020 season


Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

The Tulane Green Wave baseball team has announced its 2019 fall ball schedule. Fourth-year head coach Travis Jewett is looking forward to the practices and scrimmages upcoming for his team in the fall to prepare for the spring. “Our approach to the fundamentals and attention to detail during th...

A missed opportunity: Tulane should consider varsity soccer

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Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

The Green Wave Athletics program has not had a soccer team since 2008, when there was a women’s team but not a men’s team. This might seem unusual. A bona fide NCAA Division I athletic program with athletes seeking professional careers across multiple sports lacks soccer, the most popular sport ...

Swim dives into new season, hopes to reach AAC championships again


Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

The Green Wave swim and dive team will splash into the 2019-20 season with high prospects and a new face. Head coach Leah Stancil recently named John Sirmon as the team’s dedicated diving coach.  During his three seasons with the Carolina Diving Academy, Sirmon oversaw a program that featured players competing i...

Stepping up to bat: Tulane announces new baseball signing class


Abe Seldowitz, Contributing Reporter

September 18, 2019

With a 32-26 season record in 2019, the Tulane baseball team is among the Green Wave’s more solid performers. Looking toward the 2020 season, the team has recently announced who will replenish the talent that graduated in 2019. The group of players leaving last year included a program-tying record si...

Following subpar spring season, women’s golf team hopes new coach will help reverse tide

Tulane women's golf team welcomes new head coach Stew Burke pictured here with freshman Hanna Liu to guide them this season.

Abe Seldowitz, Contributing Reporter

September 11, 2019

Following the resignation of head coach Lorne Don, the Tulane Women’s golf team announced the arrival of new head coach Stew Burke in June 2019. With fresh leadership and budding talent, the Green Wave hopes to claw its way out of the depths of mediocrity in the new season. Burke, previously th...