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Kelsey Ulep credits recent success to new outlook on life

Up until she injured her groin during a weightlifting session last spring, Oregon junior Kelsey Ulep had started in every tournament possible over the course of her Oregon career. By the time the Duck’s fall season wrapped up in November of 2015, she had played in a total of 55 …

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Oregon men’s golf wins Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate; two Ducks tie for first individually

For the second time in three tournaments, the Oregon Ducks took first place, this time in Palm Desert, California, at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate. The Ducks were led again by what’s become the dynamic duo in Wyndham Clark and Norman Xiong. To finish out the tournament on Sunday, Clark eagled …

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Preview: Suluman Raza will make season debut for Ducks at Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate

Coming off a third place finish in the Amer Ari Invitational in Hawaii, the No. 10 Oregon men’s golf team heads to Palm Desert, California to compete in the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate. The three day tournament starts Friday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 a.m. Senior Wyndham Clark and freshman Norman Xiong, …

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In her first tournament of the year, Kelsey Ulep leads Ducks to second place finish at Peg Barnard Invitational

Oregon has started their spring season off on a high note. On Sunday, led by Junior Kelsey Ulep, the Ducks finished second out of 12 teams in the Peg Barnard Invitational in Stanford, California. Ulep, who didn’t play in the Fall due to an injury, shot a 2-under par (140) …

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Two Oregon golfers make top six of first Arnold Palmer Cup rankings

The Arnold Palmer Cup rankings were announced on Thursday, and a pair of Ducks are in the top six for the American team. Senior Wyndham Clark was listed No. 1, while freshman Norman Xiong was listed No. 6 despite only playing in two tournaments with the Ducks. The top six Americans and the …

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Wyndham Clark named to 2017 Ben Hogan Award watch list

Oregon’s Wyndham Clark has been named one of the 28 members of the 2017 Ben Hogan Award watch list by the Golf Coaches Association, Colonial Country Club and the Friends of Golf. The award is presented annually to the top men’s Division I, II, II, NAIA or NJCAA collegiate golfer. Since …

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Oregon men’s golf finishes third in Amer Ari Invitational

The Oregon men’s golf team completed the Amer Ari Invitational with a third-place finish on Saturday. Texas Tech won the event by eight strokes over the second place USC Trojans. The Ducks improved in the standings by two spots over each round after finishing round one in seventh place on …

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Oregon men’s golf climbs to fifth place in second round of Amer Ari Invitational

Sitting at 15-under par, good for fifth place on Friday, the Oregon men’s golf team put themselves in play for a top-three finish in the Amer Ari Invitational. With five golfers in the top-11, the No. 7 USC Trojans hold a one stroke lead over No. 18 Texas Tech heading …

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Women’s golf spring preview: Team chemistry is key moving forward

Oregon head coach Ria Scott has a saying she shares with her players: “Winter break does wonders.” Scott points out that the golf season is one of the longest for any of the teams at Oregon. They play from September to November, and then again from February to May. Last …

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Oregon men’s golf tied for seventh after day one at Amer Ari Invitational

After the first day at the Amer Ari Invitational, the Oregon men’s golf team sits tied for seventh alongside the UCLA Bruins at 3-under par. Redshirt sophomore Ryan Gronlund led the way for the Ducks with five-under par. Redshirt senior Wyndham Clark, the nation’s No. 1 collegiate golfer, finished tied …

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Oregon men’s golf seeks second win of 2017 in Amer Ari Invitational

Fresh off the team’s first win of the year in the Arizona Intercollegiate, the No. 22 Oregon men’s golf team will step up the competition level this week in the Amer Ari Invitational on Feb. 2-4. After being one of just two ranked teams to compete in the Arizona Intercollegiate …

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Women’s golf junior Megan Conder transfers to Santa Clara as spring season approaches

Megan Conder, a junior on the Oregon women’s golf team, has officially left the team, the team’s spokesman confirmed to the Emerald. “Her goals did not match up with ours,” Oregon head coach Ria Scott said in a statement through the school. Conder transferred midway through the 2016-17 season to Santa Clara …

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Oregon men’s golf wins first event of 2017; Clark captures individual title

It was a clean sweep for the Ducks in their first match of the 2017 season at the Arizona Intercollegiate in Tucson, Arizona, on Monday and Tuesday. Newcomer Wyndham Clark led a trio of Ducks that finished in the top nine in the individual standings. Clark, who transferred to Oregon …

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Oregon golf set to tee off 2017 season at Arizona Intercollegiate

Oregon’s men’s golf team will begin its run at defending the school’s first national championship when its starts off the 2017 season at the Arizona Intercollegiate on Jan. 23 and 24. The tournament will be played at Sewailo Golf Club in Tucson, Arizona. The Arizona Intercollegiate is a 17-team event that includes …

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Men’s Golf Preview: Wyndham Clark leads Ducks in pursuit of back-to-back NCAA titles

After three fall events in which the Oregon men’s golf team showed steady improvement, the Ducks will compete in seven tournaments this winter as they prepare to defend their first NCAA championship in school history. In the fall, they finished the Nike Collegiate Invitational in fifth place, the Paintbrush Intercollegiate in …

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Fall wrap-up: Oregon golf ends fall campaign on ‘high note’

Oregon women’s golf wrapped up its fall season on Oct. 25, finishing fourth out of 12 teams at the Nanea Pac-12 Preview. That mark is much improved from last season when the Ducks finished second to last at Nanea. While this fall has not been perfect, Oregon has shown flashes …

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Oregon golf falls to Illinois in last tournament of fall season

In their final tournament of the fall, the Oregon men’s golf team was defeated by the Illinois Fighting Illini 3-2 in the match play championship at East Lake Cup in Atlanta, Georgia, on Wednesday. Senior Wyndham Clark, ranked No. 1 in the Men’s Collegiate Individual Rankings, led the Ducks by defeating Dylan …

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Women’s golf finishes off fall schedule with Nanea Pac-12 Preview

The Oregon women’s golf team finished tied for fourth as a team at the Nanea Pac-12 Preview on Monday and Tuesday, led by a strong outing by sophomore Kathleen Scavo. The Ducks finished 29-over at the Kailua Kona, Hawaii event to claim the fourth place finish. They scored 1-over in …

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Cathleen Santoso leads Oregon to ninth place finish at Greenville Regional Preview

After shooting their best round of the Greenville Regional Preview on Tuesday, the Oregon women’s golf team snagged ninth place out of 16 competing teams, finishing at 72-over par. Senior Cathleen Santoso, a Sydney, Australia native, tied for 20th place individually, finishing at 3-over 75. She paced the Ducks in …

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Men’s golf crumbles late, finishes fourth at Paintbrush Invitational

The Oregon Ducks men’s golf team finished its second tournament of the fall season with a fourth-place finish in Denver, Colorado, in the 15-team Paintbrush Invitational. The Ducks put up a score of 4-over par to finish the tournament. Oklahoma State took first with a 14-under to end the tournament. The …

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Oregon men’s golf finishes fifth in Nike Collegiate Invitational

In their first competition since defeating Texas to capture their first ever national championship last spring, the Oregon Ducks finished fifth in the 15 team Nike Collegiate Invitational in Fort Worth, Texas. Vanderbilt took first in the tournament followed by Florida, Georgia and Oklahoma to round out the top five. Redshirt senior Wyndham …

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Women’s golf finishes tied for ninth at Windy City Collegiate

Oregon women’s golf wrapped up its second day of the Windy City Collegiate on Tuesday in Chicago, Illinois. The Ducks finished strong, shooting 3-over as a team in the third, and final round on Tuesday, after shooting 6-over and 7-over on Monday. The strong finish put the Ducks at 16-over …

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Freshman Amy Matsuoka is as ‘calm, cool and collected’ as they come

In just its second tournament of the year, the Eat/West Match Challenge, Oregon found itself matched up against Ohio State in the first round of match play. Coming down the stretch, freshman Amy Matsuoka and her opponent were locked in a tightly contested match, which would inevitably lead to a playoff hole. …

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Men’s golf season preview: Ducks look to defend national title

Oregon men’s golf will begin its defense of its national championship this fall at the start of the 2016-17 season. The Ducks will begin with the Nike Collegiate Invitational Oct. 2-4, the Paintbrush Intercollegiate Oct. 10-11, and the East Lake Cup Oct. 31 to Nov. 2. Oregon begins the season as the No. …

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Oregon takes second in East/West Match Challenge

Oregon took Wisconsin to the last shot on the last hole in the championship match of the East/West Match Play Challenge in Ann Arbor, Michigan, but couldn’t come away with the victory, falling 3-2. Oregon took home championship honors last season when they defeated Colorado 3-2. This season, the Ducks …

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Ducks golf team finishes third in first tournament of the season

Oregon opened its 2016-2017 golf season with a third place finish at the Red Raider Invitational in Lubbock, Texas. The Ducks were led by a trio of underclassmen who all finished in the top 15 individually. Freshman Amy Matsuoka and sophomore Petra Salko each finished the weekend with a six-over …

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Women’s golf season preview: busy fall in store for deep Oregon team

During their first team meeting of the fall several days ago, Oregon women’s golf head coach Ria Scott and her team recalled their first fall meeting of last year. Around a year ago, the coaching staff asked the team if they thought they could win a national championship. The answer last …

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Oregon wins first NCAA Men’s Golf Championship in front of hundreds at Eugene Country Club

Another day and another match rally later, the fate of Oregon men’s golf’s season once again fell on Sulman Raza and his putter. This time, against top-seed Texas in the NCAA Championships match finals at Eugene Country Club on June 1, 18 holes wasn’t enough to decide the match between Raza …

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Sulman Raza delivers knockout blow to Illinois, sends Oregon to NCAA Championship finals

For the first time in a long time, Oregon men’s golf didn’t need Aaron Wise to put the team on his back. Instead, redshirt junior Sulman Raza clinched Oregon’s spot in the the NCAA Championships team finals against top-seeded Texas after he sunk a par putt on the 18th hole …

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