Sophomore golfer Ryann Ree has decided to transfer from the University of Oregon, an Oregon men’s golf spokesman confirmed in an email to the Emerald Wednesday.
Ree was present at the NCAA West Regional at the Eugene Country Club but did not compete in the event. Ree last played for the team in the Pac-12 championships where he scored 28-over in three rounds.
“I think he wasn’t real happy here and wanted to be closer to home,” head coach Casey Martin said. “We wish him the best and hope he finds a place where he can excel at golf.”
Ree declined to comment.
The Redondo Beach, California native averaged 73.45 strokes per round, 1.84 against par and competed in 10 tournaments this season for the Ducks.
Ree is slated to participate alongside his former teammate Brandon McIver in the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier June 2 at the Emerald Valley Golf Club in Creswell, Oregon.
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