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Oregon senior Laura Roesler named finalist for Bowerman award

Oregon senior Laura Roesler was named as one of three finalists for The Bowerman Trophy, one of the most prestigious awards in collegiate track and field, Thursday afternoon. Also named as finalists were Sharika Nelvis of Arkansas State and Courtney Okolo of Texas. Roesler dominated in her final season with Oregon. She was able to […] Continue reading

Scott’s Turf: Unofficial Destruction of Recruiting

  “Inebriate of air am I, And debauchee of dew, Reeling, through endless summer days, From inns of molten blue.” This is the second stanza from Emily Dickinson’s “Poem # 214.” Often referred to by the first line of the first stanza, this poem delves into what provides happiness to the soul. The voice of the poem is drunk on …

Photos: Day three of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

At the conclusion of day three at the NCAA Track and Field Championships, the team totals increased as thirteen final events took place in front of the 10,104 fans gathered at Historic Hayward Field. Oregon leads the men’s competition with 53.0 points and the women’s competition with 43.0 points, only two points ahead of Texas A&M. Oregon’s highlight of […] Continue reading

#NCAATF Championships: Oregon Women Drop the Baton, But Still Lead After Day One

Hayward Field Starting Line from the 2012 Olympic Trials

The Oregon Ducks Women stumbled on Day One of the NCAA Track and Field Championships, and have some work to do – even though they lead the competition heading into Day Two.

Photos: Day one of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

In a day highlighted by Edward Cheserek’s win in the 10,000 meter, the first time a freshman has won the event since 1979, both the Oregon men and women’s track and field teams concluded the first day of the 2014 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships with plenty of performances that will add their overall […] Continue reading

NCAA Track Championships Kick Off

EUGENE, Ore. — The NCAA Track and Field Championships kick off at Hayward Field Wednesday. It starts with the men’s decathlon at 11:30 a.m., but the big event is the men’s 10,000 meter final. That event is happening at 7:15 p.m. The athlete to watch is Edward Cheserek, a freshman at the University of Oregon. … Continue reading »

Four members of Oregon track and field earn regional awards

Four members of Oregon track and field were honored Monday when the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association unveiled their 2014 regional awards. Jenna Prandini was named the West Region Women’s Track Athlete of the Year, while head coach Robert Johnson and assistant coaches Andy Powell and Curtis Taylor all received […] Continue reading

Oregon Football Recruiting: Position-by-Position Preview for the Class of 2015

The potent offense on which Oregon has staked its reputation in the last half-decade looks poised to continue its success based on the first four commits to the program’s 2015 signing class.
The foursome currently pledged to the Ducks represent the var… Continue reading

Track Town USA: The Legacy Of Hayward Field Lives On

Located on the University of Oregon’s Eugene campus, Hayward Field is one of the world’s most famous track-and-field-only facilities.  But before Hayward Field was the fan-filled, legendary home of insanely talented track and field athletes, it was a small, quarter mile dirt track named Kincaid Field.  The track itself actually dates all the way back to 1895 when the University …

Photos: Oregon men’s golf bounces to third on day two of the NCAA West Regionals

After finishing the first round of the NCAA Men’s Golf West Regionals tied for fifth with a final team score of 289 (+9), the Oregon Ducks looked to increase their chances of making an appearance to the 2014 NCAA Tournament. During Friday’s round, the Ducks advanced to third place after the team scored an even […] Continue reading

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