The Tulane Hullabaloo

New normal, new Reily

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Ezra Weber, Senior Staff Reporter

September 2, 2020

OK, this sucks. Now I’ve got to assemble my own home gym if I want any sort of regular workout this year.  That’s what I thought upon first reading Tulane’s email about the reopening of the Reily Recreation Center in July. I really wasn’t into it. The fluidity of my day was perfectly matched with the fluidity with which I could go to the gym. But, in a virus-stricke...

Back-to-back bowl wins puts dynasty on Coach Fritz’s mind

armed forces bowl

January 16, 2020

With a decisive 30-13 win against Southern Mississippi in which the Green Wave came back from being down 13 at the beginning of the first quarter, head coach Willie Fritz’s team built on last year’s success to secure back-to-back bowl victories for the first time in program history. The win o...

FTB: If Tulane were a winter wonderland

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Ezra Weber, Senior Staff Reporter

December 5, 2019

As the days shorten and Tulane students begin the final push in their academic schedules, all eyes are on winter break and the joyous world of cold weather sports that seem almost foreign in our balmy swampy climate.  Because of New Orleans’s gentle winters, Tulane students can often be seen pl...

Our core curriculum is incomplete without a class on Hurricane Katrina

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Ezra Weber, Senior Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

Ezra Weber is a sophomore who studies English and economics. He serves as the Sports Editor for The Hullabaloo. No single event seems to have had as great an effect on the New Orleans community as Hurricane Katrina. Every longtime New Orleans resident has a Katrina story. Yet the school fails to re...

FTB: Differences between men’s, women’s lacrosse are unnecessary

FTB: Differences between men’s, women’s lacrosse are unnecessary

Ezra Weber, Sports Editor

September 25, 2019

Most of the commonly-played sports that people know and love are divided by gender, but few diverge as strangely as men’s and women’s lacrosse.  Men’s lacrosse, for example, allows full contact and shot blocking, while women’s lacrosse prohibits both of these. Similarly, the men’s game features 10 player...

Let the good times bowl wave: Tulane’s chances for another bowl game

The Green Wave football team becomes the AutoNation Cure Bowl champions after defeating the University of Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns 41-24.

Ezra Weber, Sports Editor

September 4, 2019

Last year’s exciting win in the AutoNation Cure Bowl and this year’s promising recruiting class has many Green Wave football fans on the edge of their seats, wondering about the chances of continuing postseason success. These flames have been further stoked by the thorough thrashing handed out t...

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...

Football coach Willie Fritz dominates field, soundwaves with football talk show

Football coach Willie Fritz dominates field, soundwaves with football talk show

Ezra Weber, Sports Editor

August 28, 2019

For the second straight year, fans can look forward to hearing head football coach Willie Fritz break down past games, analyze future matchups and chat with special guests for an outsider’s look at the football program. His eponymous Willie Fritz Radio Show made its 2019 season debut on Aug. 27, j...