Topic: oregon ducks

Photos: Oregon softball — Ducks pick up third sweep of the season with 7-2 win over California

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 7:39 pm.

The No. 1 ranked Oregon softball team (40-5, 14-1 Pac-12) hosts the California Golden Bears (22-20, 4-9 Pac-12) in the third and final game of the series at Howe Field in Eugene, Ore., on April 19, 2014. Oregon looks to sweep California after scoring 15 runs in the fourth inning to capture the victory by […]

Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks finish off Washington State Cougars 2-1

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 5:26 pm.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (30-10, 9-5 Pac-12) hosts the Washington State University Cougars (17-18, 7-7 PAC-12) at PK Park in Eugene on Saturday, April 19. On Friday, the Ducks beat the Cougars 6-3 handing Oregon head coach George Horton his 700th Division I victory. On top of that, Jeff Gold pitched seven innings allowing […]

Outfield defense saves Oregon baseball in 2-1 win and series sweep of Washington State

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 7:04 pm.

The Oregon baseball team (31-10, 10-5 Pac-12) narrowly beat Washington State 2-1 Saturday to sweep the Cougars (17-19, 7-8), thanks to some excellent defense from the Ducks’ outfielders. In the eighth inning with Oregon up 2-1, Luke Stratman came up with two outs and hit a single up the middle that appeared to plate Michael […]

No. 1 Oregon softball tries to remain grounded for final stretch of season

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 6:18 pm.

The No. 1 ranked Oregon softball team (40-5, 14-1 Pac-12) picked up its third Pac-12 sweep of the season against California (22-20, 4-9 Pac-12) by a score of 7-2 in game three. This past weekend, the Ducks scored 31 runs and allowed just six. With three more Pac-12 series remaining on the year, the Ducks have […]

Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks conquer Washington State Cougars 6-3

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 9:31 pm.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) hosts the Washington State University Cougars (17-17, 7-6) at PK Park in Eugene on Friday, April 18. The Ducks played the Cougars in the first game of the series on Thursday, and beat them in a rainy matchup 11-1. Between Oregon infielder Mitchell Tolman being named national […]

Oregon throwers dominate day two at Oregon Relays

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 8:20 pm.

Day two of the Oregon Relays concluded Friday at Historic Hayward Field with plenty of strong showings from Oregon’s athletes. “Good first overall day from the Oregon Relays,” Oregon head coach Robert Johnson said. “Some good marks.” The event of the day was the women’s 800, which featured a very competitive field. Representing Oregon was […]

Oregon softball scores 15 runs in fourth inning to win series over California

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 9:14 pm.

After being held to one hit through the first three innings and falling behind 2-0, the Oregon softball team scored 15 runs in the fourth inning, cruising to a 15-3 run-rule victory over California. It was Oregon’s fourth straight victory ending in a run-rule fashion. Janelle Lindvall led off the fourth inning with a single and […]

Take a Knee: Arik Armstead discusses his offseason, basketball and Johnathan Loyd

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 3:33 pm.

Oregon defensive lineman Arik Armstead played for the men’s basketball team as recently this past season, but in late January, he decided to leave the team to focus on football. Armstead, who’s going into his junior season with the Ducks, talked with the Emerald after Friday’s practice about leaving the basketball team, his offseason and […]

Raw video: Scott Frost on offensive line and new meals rule

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 2:12 pm.

After Friday’s spring football practice, Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost discussed the offensive line’s progression these past three weeks. He also talked about teachable moments, the offense’s tempo and how the unlimited meals rule could affect his team — both players and coaches. Follow Victor Flores on Twitter @vflores415

Emerald Quick Hits: Oregon baseball and softball brave the rain and pick up wins

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 1:40 pm.

-Oregon softball had yet another explosive offensive showing, this time dismantling California 9-1 Thursday afternoon at Howe Field. The game was the Ducks’ debut at Howe as the No. 1 team in the nation, a ranking they lived up to against the Bears. The Ducks were able to get off to a fast start, scoring […]

Bev Smith continues her Oregon coaching legacy in a new way

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 1:11 pm.

It’s wasn’t too long ago that Bev Smith was leading the Oregon women’s basketball team at MacArthur Court. Five years later, she’s still coaching students — just not NCAA Division I athletes. Today, just north of Mac Court, Smith now leads a class through the Student Recreation Center. She teaches a womens only class on the […]

Oregon softball’s offense continues to pound opponents, beats California 9-1

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 7:55 pm.

Oregon softball (38-5, 12-1 Pac-12) wasted little time jumping all over California (22-18, 4-7). The Ducks put up five runs in the first inning en route to a 9-1 run-ruled victory over the Golden Bears in the first of a three game series. Interestingly though, Oregon’s nine runs were the fewest its scored in the […]

Oregon track and field off to a strong start at Oregon Relays, lead decathlon and heptathlon

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 7:53 pm.

The first day of the Oregon Relays is in the books after athletes from both Oregon and Wichita State competed in the decathlon and heptathlon at Historic Hayward Field. At the end of the day Oregon’s Lauren Crockett led the women’s competition with 3,233 points while teammate Daphne Chambers finished just behind her in second […]

Oregon softball looks to continue record season in three-game series versus California

By on Wednesday, Apr. 16 at 9:06 pm.

Now in the 11th week of a record-breaking season for the Oregon softball team, the Ducks will now turn their attention to the “better than their record shows” California Golden Bears (22-17, 4-6 Pac-12). Unanimously ranked No. 1 in the country for the first time in school history, Oregon (37-5, 11-1 Pac-12) will look to […]

Oregon track and field set to compete in both Oregon and Mt. SAC Relays

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 10:37 am.

Oregon track and field has a busy upcoming weekend, as Duck athletes will be competing in both the Oregon Relays at Historic Hayward Field as well as the Mt. SAC Relays, both of which take place April 17-19. “There are lots of great opportunities for us to put the Ducks in successful positions,” head coach […]

Brittany Mann talks Oregon track season goals and being part of ‘solid group of young throwers’

By on Wednesday, Apr. 16 at 4:21 pm.

Oregon track and field redshirt freshman thrower Brittany Mann took time away from celebrating her 20th birthday to talk to members of the media about her season so far Wednesday afternoon. Happy birthday, by the way. “Thank you. I’ve been carrying these balloons around with me all day and people have been yelling at me.” You’ve […]