The head coach for a three-time defending national championship team got to that point almost by accident. In fact, without a last-second effort, that coach might currently be a lawyer. That coach is Felecia Mulkey, the leader of Oregon’s acrobatics and tumbling team. “Three-time defending champs” would sound impressive in any sport, but it’s all […]
Felecia Mulkey knows a thing or two about going into a season on the heels of a successful one. She’s the head coach of Oregon’s acrobatics and tumbling team, which has won three straight national titles. In the extremely young history of the sport at the college level, her team has dominated. And she doesn’t […]
The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team continued their winning ways Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena when they defeated Fairmont State, 284.13-265.71, in a meet that never really felt close. The meet began with the compulsory event where the Ducks were able to win all four phases and jump out to an early 38.15-36.45 lead. […]
Video: Acrobatics & tumbling head coach/founder Felecia Mulkey reflects on the first years of the sport
The sport of Acrobatics & Tumbling has only been around for a few years, but it is already catching on all over the country. Felecia Mulkey is not only the founder of the sport, but also the head coach of the University of Oregon team. As the sport continues to flourish, Mulkey reflects on how […]
The best-kept secret on campus is the Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team. Head coach Felecia Mulkey has successfully guided her team to back-to-back NCATA national titles and has opened up the 2013 season leading two convincing victories over Azusa Pacific University and Baylor. The excitement and pure athleticism of an acrobatics and tumbling meet is […]
The two time defending national champion Oregon Ducks acrobatic and tumbling team defeated the Baylor Bears 266.775-249.265 in their home opening match on Saturday afternoon. The meet began with the compulsory event where Oregon was just a little crisper than the Bears, and after the four phases the event consisted of, found themselves with a […]
I can’t make you pay attention to certain Oregon sports — and really, since the athletic department’s public relations is already covered, I don’t even need to tell you to watch certain Oregon sports — but if you consider yourself a fan of athletics in general, you’d be doing yourself a disservice to not keep […]
The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team claimed its second straight National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association National Championship this past weekend in Waco, Texas.
Tori Mayard led a small contingent of acrobatics and tumbling athletes from Kennesaw State to Oregon, and she helped the Ducks to a national championship her senior season.