May 2010 News Stand



May 28, 2010

Tulane announces Michele Savage, women's basketball assistant, leaves to become head coach at Davidson College
The Tulane University women's basketball team will be losing a stalwart on the Green Wave bench as nine-year assistant coach Michele Savage was named head coach at Davidson College on Friday morning.

May 27, 2010

Tulane tennis improving under Sisk's direction
The Daily Home
Two years into the rebuilding process at Tulane University, Talladega native Terri Sisk is pleased with the progress the women's tennis team has made in that time. "Obviously with this being our second year back, I thought we did a really good job in a lot of areas," Sisk said. "One, you know, we got up to number 67 in the national rankings. That was a true sign of improvement from the year before. We went 13-9 on the year. So from a record standpoint and a national ranking standpoint we did a lot of things right.

May 25, 2010

Tulane third baseman Rob Segedin makes Conference USA All-Academic team
Tulane third baseman Rob Segedin was among five seniors, five juniors and a trio of sophomores were named to the 2010 Conference USA All-Academic Team, as selected by the league's baseball sports information directors.

May 24, 2010

Tulane misses Conference USA Tournament for first time under Rick Jones
For the first time since 1989, the Green Wave will not play beyond the regular season.

May 20, 2010

Tulane's womens golf team, LSU's Megan McCrystal gain ground in NCAA Tournament
Times-Picayune Video
The Green Wave was able to recover due to solid play from sophomores Samantha Troyanovich and Ashley McKenney.

Can the Green Wave build on the win against LSU?
Times-Picayune Video
Tulane beat reporter Tammy Nunez discusses the 9-1 win against LSU and how things clicked for Kyle McKenzie, the Green Wave pitcher who had a good game.

Tulane's Nick Boullosa steals national spotlight with catch
Tulane's Nick Boullosa steals national spotlight with catch.

Slideshow: Tulane center fielder Nick Boullosa's catch
Times-Picayune Slideshow
Tulane center fielder Nick Boullosa made an outstanding grab to rob LSU's Matt Gaudet of a hit in the Green Wave's 9-1 victory Tuesday night at Turchin Stadium.

Tulane's Rob Segedin plays baseball by the book
When Tulane third baseman Rob Segedin talks about his hitting approach book, don't start hunting around in the library for it.

LSU vs. Tulane- LSU centerfielder Nick Boullosa doesn't know the meaning of the word double. His catch in the outfield will be the talk of campus and was just crazy enough to take the top spot in our Top Plays.

May 19, 2010

Tulane regains its swagger in dominating performance over LSU
Tulane got a flash of what might have been in Tuesday's game against LSU at Turchin Stadium.

LSU offense fails to materialize against Tulane
The Tigers (34-19) only had five hits in a 9-1 loss to the Green Wave (31-22), their 13th loss in 15 games.

Tulane women's golf team struggles in first round of NCAA Championship
Tulane women's golf team struggles in first round of NCAA Championship.

Tulane hands LSU 6th consecutive loss
Baton Rouge Advocate
Brennan Middleton hit a three-run home run and four Tulane pitchers combined to shut down LSU, 9-1, tonight at Turchin Stadium.

May 18, 2010

Tigers, Green Wave actually looking ahead
While LSU (34-18) considers the coming series against Mississippi State, Tulane (30-22) has its collective eye cocked toward a visit from Central Florida, which will determine its postseason fate.

May 13, 2010

Tulane pitcher Ryan Doiron preparing for season-ending surgery
Tulane pitcher Ryan Doiron, a sophomore out of Barbe High School, will end his season prematurely to have shoulder surgery.

NCAA cites LSU, Tulane for academic success
Baton Rouge Advocate
The Green Wave men's cross country team placed four student-athletes on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll, while the men's track & field program placed eight, women's track & field 13 and women's tennis team six.

May 10, 2010

Tulane women's golf qualifies for NCAA Championships
The 27th-ranked Tulane women's golf team punched its ticket to the NCAA Championships for the second straight year today after the Green Wave combined for a 5-over 293 total and posted a sixth place finish during the final round of the 2010 NCAA East Regional at the Ironwood Golf & Country Club in Greenville, N.C.

UH implodes in sloppy 7th
Houston Chronicle
Tulane benefits from error, walks by Cougars to roll.

May 7, 2010

Tulane baseball: Matt Petiton returning to weekend rotation
Senior left-hander Matt Petiton is back in the weekend rotation after two weeks of mid-week starts and relief duty. Petiton is scheduled to pitch Sunday after tonight's starter Conrad Flynn and Saturday's starter Robby Broach.

May 4, 2010

Jones picks up 700th win at Tulane
With Tuesday's 8-5 victory against Louisiana-Monroe in front of 2,605 at Turchin Stadium, Jones nabbed his 700th win at Tulane.

May 3, 2010

Tulane football's home game times announced
The Tulane football team will kick off the season with a rare Thursday night game Sept. 2 against Southeastern Louisiana in the Superdome at 7 p.m.