The Tulane Hullabaloo

Men’s tennis serving up a season at ITA Kickoff

Tulane's men's tennis team huddles during ITA Kickoff tournament.

Ben Friedman, Contributing Reporter

January 29, 2020

This weekend witnessed the 2020 ITA Kickoff and the start of the season for Tulane’s men’s tennis team. Heading into the tournament, the Green Wave was seeded No. 4 given its wins in the first two pre-season games.          This year's roster includes freshmen Charlie Barry, Joseph Daw ...

Men’s tennis team serves early success

Men’s tennis team serves early success

Jake Blancher, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2019

Having achieved key victories in the first invitationals and tournaments before the official regular season kicks off, the Tulane men's tennis team is already off to a strong start. The team had great individual success last season, with 8 of the 10 players earning either a conference or Louis...

Men’s tennis expects successful season, builds on NCAA tournament appearances

Ready for a successful season, senior Luis Erlenbusch practices in preparation for the Crimson Tide Four-in-the-Fall-Tournament hosted by University of Alabama.

Alex Smith, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2019

Enemies of the Green Wave men’s tennis team, beware! The 2019 team is already brimming with experience. With four of the nine players entering their senior seasons, this year is expected to be an extremely successful one for Tulane.  Last season, the Green Wave finished with a 14-13 overall ...

Men’s tennis team gains momentum, improves record

Sophomores Akos Kotorman and Hamish Stewart work together to help the team regain momentum after a tough season

Julia Hyman, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2019

The No. 43 ranked men’s Green Wave tennis team is approaching its last few matches of the season and looking to score some much needed wins. Recently, the team has been on the upswing after a string of unfortunate losses. On March 15 at City Park, Tulane swept Old Dominion University, then ...

Men’s tennis faces tough losses at national championships

Courtesy of Stormy Nesbit, ITA Tennis

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

February 20, 2019

The Tulane men’s tennis team has had a standout season so far, holding a No. 30 national ranking on the most recent Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association listing and a 4-6 record. Following back-to-back wins against then-No. 18 Tennessee and No. 19 Florida State at the end of January, Tulane secur...

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

Junior Ewan Moore secured both match-winning points at the ITA Kickoff, allowing Tulane to advance

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: AAC Men’s Tennis edition

A Quick Huddle: AAC Men's Tennis edition

Colleen Drangines, Associate Sports Editor

September 27, 2018

The Hullabaloo Sports section is back to keep Tulane students updated on all things American Athletic Conference with the newest installment of the online column ‘A Quick Huddle.’ This week get your rackets and polos ready – men’s tennis is taking the spotlight. In addition to the Green Wave, ...

Men’s Tennis back in full swing in Alabama season opener

Men's Tennis back in full swing in Alabama season opener

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018

Eric Wagner focuses on his serve in preparation for the upcoming season. (Parker Walters) Not even a tropical storm can quell the power behind Tulane Athletics as men’s tennis completes its final practices before opening its season next weekend. The tennis team closed out its last spring sea...

Men’s tennis takes down Rice, USF

Tulane men’s tennis celebrates the conclusion of its regular season after a 6-1 win over USF. The team will begin its postseason by taking part in the American Conference Championships beginning April 19.

Bella Baff, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018

Last weekend, Tulane men's tennis met a phenomenal end to its impressive regular season, with two huge home wins over Rice University and the University of Southern Florida. The Green Wave is currently ranked second in the American Athletic Conference, with the AAC Championship quickly approaching. ...

Men’s tennis defeats LSU Tigers for second consecutive year

Madeline Billeaud, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2017

Adding another win to its season, the Tulane men's tennis team took down LSU 4-2 Thursday. Tulane beat LSU for the second year in a row, this time on home court. "We knew this year they were going to come out and try and get some revenge," senior Sebastian Rey said. "But we really wanted to get the...

Men’s and women’s to compete in separate tournaments, train for spring

Junior Constantin Schmitz serves a ball. Schmitz produced the most dual victories for men's tennis in the 2015-2016 season, with a 19-3 record.

Clara Harrington, Sports Editor

September 21, 2016

Though both men's and women's tennis have a long time to go before league play begins, the teams are preparing for a competitive spring season by taking part in separate tournaments this coming weekend. Men's tennis will head to Tuscaloosa, Alabama for the Crimson Tide Four-In-The-Fall invitational, whil...

Post-Katrina tennis highlights team, individual success

Matt Schroeder, Contributing Reporter

September 13, 2016

Men's tennis has been riding a wave of success ever since current head coach Mark Booras restarted the program only a few years after Hurricane Katrina. Last year was the strongest season post-Katrina, with not only team success, but incredible individual success. The team went 16-9 overall, 2-2 in...