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 ...

Tulane women’s tennis freshmen have impressive debut


Jude Papillion, Sports Editor

October 23, 2019

Since the first serve of the 2019-20 season, the Tulane women’s tennis team has competed in two tournaments. The team kicked off its season on the weekend of Friday, Sept. 27, at the Samford Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama.  On the first day of the invitational, the Green Wave defeated Memp...

Tulane tennis tousles at third tournament

Tulane tennis tousles at third tournament

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

October 3, 2018

Photo courtesy of Parker Waters | Photo illustration by Daisy Rymer Last weekend, Tulane’s men’s tennis team closed out its third tournament of the fall competition season at the Texas Tamale Invitational hosted by Rice University. Following several victories and a...

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, ...

A season in review: the ins and outs of spring semester sports

A season in review: the ins and outs of spring semester sports

Grant Barnes and Carrigan English

April 25, 2018

Beach Volleyball Tulane beach volleyball had a successful spring semester. The team finished 23-14 overall with impressive wins over then-No. 12 Grand Canyon University, then-No. 18 Florida Atlantic University and then-No. 12 Florida International University. While the team was unable to reach the...

Schmitz named American Athletic Conference Player of the Week for second consecutive week

Tulane's Constantin Schmitz has proven to be quite the competitor this season. The senior now has eight AAC Player of the Week awards under his belt.

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018

For yet another time this season, Tulane tennis senior Constantin Schmitz has been named American Athletic Conference Player of the Week. This is the second week in a row Schmitz has been given this honor, the third time this season and the eighth time in his career. In the past week, Schmitz has r...

Women’s tennis celebrates senior night with a doubleheader victory

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018

Tulane tennis is quickly drawing to a close, with the women's team celebrating senior night during its last doubleheader tournament against Southern University Jaguars and Southern Mississippi University Golden Eagles on Saturday. While this season might be slowing down, the power behind the team is in...

The sky is the limit for men’s tennis after triple header sweep

The sky is the limit for men’s tennis after triple header sweep

Cullen Fagan, Sports Associate Editor

March 14, 2018

Tulane men's tennis swept its home triple header last Friday, bouncing back after dropping the past two matches. The team toppled Michigan State University once, 7-0, and Alcorn State twice, in 7-0 and 6-0 shutouts. The Wave failed to drop a single set during the entire triple header, resulting a p...

Tulane tennis topples Texas Tech

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

February 28, 2018

No. 22 Tulane tennis team has seen many successes in the first half of the season. After facing a tough defeat against Mississippi State University on Feb. 23, the Green Wave entered into its Feb. 25 matchup against then No. 21 Texas Tech University determined to come out on top. The Wave began with a swift start, clinching two wins in its doubles play to give T...

Women’s tennis focuses on growth and betterment for spring season

Senior Sade Atkinson positions herself to make a play against UNO Jan. 21.

Cullen Fagan, Contributing Reporter

January 31, 2018

With the first few matches under its belt, the Tulane women's tennis team is looking forward to a season of development and persistence. The team began its dual match season with a new head coach in Maria "Maru" Brito, who started at Tulane in September 2017. Brito had previously coached at Clemson University, Auburn University at Montgomery and Fr...

Mark Booras named tennis director

Courtesy of Tulane Athletics

Shea Dobson, Sports Editor

September 28, 2017

After serving Tulane's men's tennis team for eight years, Mark Booras was appointed as the director of tennis this August by Director of Athletics Troy Dannen. This change, however, had very little effect on the program's day-to-day operations. Booras has been the head coach of the Green Wave men's tennis te...

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...