Topic: nike

Eugene passed over as host for 2019 World Outdoor Championships

By on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 9:08 am.

Eugene, Oregon was not selected as the host city for the 2019 IAAF World Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The decision was made by a panel early Tuesday morning in Monaco, with the honor instead going to Doha, the capital of Qatar. If chosen, Eugene would have been the first American city to host the championships. […]


University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts celebrates 100 years

By on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 4:52 pm.

Hundred of staff, students and alumni were at Lawrence Hall on Friday to celebrate the University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts’ centennial anniversary. This grand day could have only been celebrated one way: with lunch and cake. Wilson W. Smith III, an alum and a designer at Nike, described his emotions as “coming […]


Police reports shed light on why four Ethiopian athletes fled World Junior championships

By on Monday, Aug. 4 at 2:56 pm.

Ethiopian runner Dureti Edao approached her coaches on July 25, requesting access to her passport. Edao, who was competing at the IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships in Eugene that week, signed a contract with Adidas earlier that day and needed a copy of her passport to finalize the agreement, according to a University of […]


Devon Allen wins and Laura Roesler sets record on final day of USATF Outdoor Championships

By on Sunday, Jun. 29 at 10:53 pm.

The final day of the 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships came to a conclusion Sunday afternoon in Sacramento, Calif. with multiple events crowning champions. It was Oregon senior Laura Roesler who had the best performance of the day for someone competing in a Ducks uniform. Roesler competed as part of a competitive women’s 800, holding her own […]


Photos: Oregon outdoor track and field hosts Oregon Twilight during downpour

By on Saturday, May. 10 at 11:56 am.

Historic Hayward Field played host to the final home meet of the season for Oregon track and field with the running of the Oregon Twilight meet Friday night. Featured at the meet were both current and former Oregon athletes who put up strong performances despite the rainy weather. The headliner was the return of decathlete […]


Oregon football unveils spring game uniforms

By on Thursday, May. 1 at 2:38 pm.

The Oregon football team has unveiled the uniforms they will be wearing during the annual spring football game on May 3, the Nike Mach Speed “Salute the Day” uniforms. The uniforms honor the men and women who serve our country. Salute the Day. @WinTheDay Spring Game unis for Sat from @usnikefootball #GoDucks #WTD pic.twitter.com/0MKUo7kXTX — […]


Photos: Outdoor track and field — Oregon Relays come to a close at Hayward Field

By on Sunday, Apr. 20 at 2:50 pm.

The University of Oregon Ducks hosted the third day of competition of the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The final day of competition kicked off at 5 p.m. after the high school events concluded. Oregon freshman Devon Allen swept the men’s short distance competitions, placing first in […]


Photos: Outdoor track and field — Oregon Relays continue in second day of competition; Dakotah Keys wins big

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 7:40 pm.

The University of Oregon Ducks hosted the second day of competitions in the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. on Friday, April 18, 2014. Oregon junior decathlete Dakotah Keys demolished the competition in his decathlon season debut, finishing in first place in eight of the ten competitions. Keys finished with a final point […]


Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks finish regular season with electrifying 64-57 win over Arizona Wildcats

By on Monday, Mar. 17 at 9:44 am.

The Oregon men’s basketball team (21-8, 9-8 in Pac-12) hosts the Arizona Wildcats (28-2, 15-2 in Pac-12) at Matthew Knight Arena on March 8. The Ducks are looking for revenge as they enter into their final regular season home game with a six-game winning streak. Last month, Oregon led a tough battle against the Arizona […]


Former Oregon football player Colt Lyerla Wins $10,000 at NFL combine

By on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 11:30 am.

Former University of Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla won a $10,000 prize from Adidas for his performance at the NFL Combine Monday afternoon. Along with Oregon State wide receiver Brandin Cooks, Lyerla raked in the extra money as a reward for notching the best time in the 40-yard dash while wearing the Adidas adizero 5-star […]


Emerald sports quotes of the week: Feb. 10-16

By on Sunday, Feb. 16 at 5:37 pm.

Every Sunday, The Emerald sports staff will collect their favorite quotes from the previous seven days. Athletes, coaches, media or anybody with a quote pertaining to Oregon sports can be included. Below are The Emerald’s favorites from the week of Feb. 10-16. Acrobatics and tumbling “We told Rachael when she came here, ‘We don’t want […]


Photos: Greek life rocks the house at Sigma Chi Derby Days dance finale

By on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 6:43 pm.

Throughout the week sororities competed in a social media competition, tee shirt signing, house decorations, and a coin drive, in order to contribute to fundraising for the Beta Iota chapter of Sigma Chi Derby Days Philanthropy. On Thursday Feb. 13 the sororities perform a dance with costumes and music that portray the theme they have […]


Even in the off-season, the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex racks up quite an electric bill

By on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 2:13 pm.

A blonde receptionist sits behind a desk under a sprawling wall of televisions in the lobby of the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex. A student-athlete makes his way from a faraway corner. He runs up to ask for help using the elevator to access another section of the byzantine sports facility. Meanwhile, 55-inch television screens beam overhead, 64 […]