One week after being named to the Conference USA Spirit of Service team for her work in the classroom, on the track and in the community,Tulane trackster Candice St. Etienne will receive the Jim Castaneda Postgraduate Scholarship, announced the commissioner’s office on Tuesday.
FOX College Sports has announced that it will televise two of Tulane’s 2013 football games, including the Oct. 5 homecoming contest against North Texas and the regular season finale on the road at Rice on Nov. 30.
Tulane women’s tennis assistant coach Taylor Fogleman has been named the 2013 Southern Region Assistant Coach of the Year by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) and the Green Wave women’s tennis team completed the season ranked 50thnationally and fourth in the Southern Region in the final ITA polls.
The Tulane men’s tennis program received some postseason recognition from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) earlier this week as the Green Wave earned a No. 69 national ranking, a No. 7 ranking in the Southern Region and freshman Dominik Koepfer was ranked 16th among singles players in the region.
After a brief layoff following the completion of their 2013 season at Tulane, six Green Wave baseball players have headed off to summer leagues across North America, giving them the opportunity to continue to hone their skills before the upcoming season.
For the ninth consecutive year, Tulane's student-athletes remain one of the best groups in the nation with their performance in the classroom as nine of TU's varsity sports teams that competed in 2011-12 scored above their national averages.