Topic: athletics

Jon Sumrall portrait in suit with Tulane pin

Head football coach sets tone for gridiron glory

Get to know Jon Sumrall, Green Wave head football coach, who returns to Tulane ready to win more championships.

Olivia Davison swimming with outstretched hands churning the water

2023 student-athletes who graduated with honors

Through the generosity of longtime Tulane supporters Don and Lora Peters, Tulane Athletics recognizes student-athletes who graduate with honors.

David Harris in a blue suit sitting at a desk

New Director of Athletics

David Harris is the Green Wave’s new Director of Athletics and the Ben Weiner Director of Athletics Chair.

Kaia Todd runs on a track and Sion James runs with a basketball in a game

2023 Stephen Martin Scholars

Student-athletes Sion James and Kaia Todd are the 2023 recipients of the Stephen Martin Scholars.

Don Peters poses in room with paintings in background

$10 Million Gift from Don and Lora Peters to Upgrade Athletics Facilities

A lead gift from longtime Tulane supporters Don and Lora Peters to the capital campaign “Investing in Excellence” will upgrade athletics facilities and infrastructure.


Green Wave athletic excellence spurs excitement

After the Tulane football team’s amazing Goodyear Cotton Bowl victory, the team’s winning ways spread throughout Tulane Athletics, creating a newfound fervor on campus and marking a record-setting year.

Tulane baseball players celebrate win wearing championship caps and shirts

Anticipation builds for upcoming Tulane baseball season

Tulane baseball Coach Jay Uhlman has never been more pumped for a college baseball season. Last year’s post-season has him — and his team — itching for the 2024 season to commence.

Kenny Welcome stands in front of monitor with KJW Capital on screen

Impression: Kenny Welcome (B ’15)

On or off the field, Kenny Welcome remains a proud Tulanian. The native New Orleanian still keeps up with his classmates and teammates and cherishes his Tulane connections as an alumnus and an entrepreneur.