May 2009 NewsStand



May 27, 2009

Tulane has dropped from prominence on the national college baseball scene in recent years, but Coach Rick Jones has a vision that could see the Wave rise again with the help of some incoming freshmen and returnee Rob Segedin

Tulane Coach Rick Jones cries foul after Green Wave was shut out of NCAA field
Orlando Sentinel

May 26, 2009

Wave disappointed it didn't get an invitation to the party
The Times-Picayune
Says Big 12, not TU, gets the call in big way

May 22, 2009

Impending bad weather forces changes in Conference USA baseball tournament
The Times-Picayune

Southern Miss advances; Tulane to meet East Carolina in Conference USA baseball tournament today
The Times-Picayune

Tulane's Prince gets 5 hits, 5 steals in win vs. UCF

Tulane Golfers slip to 21st Place after Third Round of NCAA Championships

May 21, 2009
Green Wave stumbles in C-USA opener
All season long, Tulane has had the knack of following its worst performances with impressive victories. The Green Wave will have to accomplish that again today or its season is over.

May 20, 2009
Tulane set to face USM in C-USA tournament
Baton Rouge Advocate

Iffy NCAA prospects keep Tulane focused
Still, Aaron Fitt of Baseball America projected Tulane as an NCAA Tournament team, provided it can win at least two conference tournament games.

Tulane's Sam Honeck and Jeremy Schaffer garner Conference USA baseball honors

Tulane's Holmqvist named Sugar Bowl Athlete of Month

May 19, 2009
Tulane women's golf rides wave of success
Team's big return capped by NCAA bid

Jonathan Garrett starting in opener for Tulane in Conference USA Baseball Tournament on Wednesday

May 18, 2009

Wave hammers Marshall
Tulane scores early, often as Flynn cruises in an 11-2 victory.

May 14, 2009

Tulane walks fine line
Tulane Coach Rick Jones has always had disciplined teams in his 16 seasons at the helm of the Green Wave baseball program.

C-USA waiting to see what other leagues do before making cuts
Orlando Sentinal
"We're willing to make sacrifices, but we don't want to go out there with less than the other conferences we're trying to go out there and beat," Tulane Coach Bob Toledo said.

May 13, 2009

After big loss, Wave trio leaving as winners
Last athletes to see their sports eliminated now set to graduate

Marshall hosts Tulane beginning this Thursday
Herald-Dispatch (Huntington)

May 12, 2009

Forte hits books to earn finance degree from Tulane
Chicago Bears
Matt Forte was elated when he scored his first NFL touchdown on a 50-yard run last September ...the Bears running back no doubt will feel a similar sense of accomplishment Saturday when he's presented with his diploma at Tulane University in New Orleans.

Two Tulane baseball players invited to Team USA trials
Tulane baseball players Nick Pepitone and Jeremy Schaffer have been invited to USA Baseball's National Team Trials to be held at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, N.C. on June 15-24.

Area Sports Briefs
Baton Rouge Advocate
Tulane players get invite for U.S. trials

May 11, 2009

Wave seniors make most of their day
Dyer's home run, Allain's catch help produce win over UAB

May 8, 2009

Blazers, Tulane can shake up C-USA standings
Birmingham News

Tulane's Garrett Pitcher of Week
St. Tammany News
Former St. Paul's hurler strikes out career-high 13

Jonathan Garrett a role model for Green Wave baseball team
...this weekend when Tulane (28-21, 9-9 Conference USA) plays host to Alabama-Birmingham (27-21, 8-9) in the Green Wave's final home series, Garrett will be front and center.

May 7, 2009

Tulane excels, UNO, LSU escape penalties in latest APR scores from NCAA
There are no such worries at Tulane where for the fourth consecutive year all of the school's teams performed above the national average.

Privateers pound out win over Green Wave
UNO gets 15 hits on the way to 11-2 victory over Tulane

May 6, 2009

USM, Tulane remain hopeful for NCAA berths
Biloxi Sun-Herald
Southern Miss and Tulane are on the outside looking in for possible NCAA regional berths while Rice continues its dominance of Conference USA heading into the final two weeks of the season.

Green Wave, Privateers set for final game of series
...there will be more than bragging rights on the line today when Tulane (28-20) plays at UNO (19-28) in the final game of the First NBC Cup at Maestri Field

May 4, 2009

Tulane defeats Southern Miss, 8-4

Tulane Green Wave baseball gets rain-soaked win over Southern Mississippi