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Ducks finish ninth at Pac-12 Championship, secure regional bid for tenth straight season

Oregon’s postseason got off to a shaky start earlier this week. The Ducks cut 15 strokes off their score in the final round of the Pac-12 Championships, which concluded play on Wednesday, to finish ninth overall. Cathleen Santoso delivered Oregon’s best performance as she finished tied for 19th overall. The final …

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Postseason preview: Ducks ready for clean slate in advance of Pac-12 Championships in Tucson

Starting this week, the Ducks will get exactly what they need: a fresh start. Postseason play kicks off with regional tournaments two weeks from Monday but Oregon needs to take care of business in conference first. This week, Oregon competes in Tucson, Arizona, for the Pac-12 Championships, which kick off today and …

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Oregon golf finishes regular season with third place finish

The Oregon Ducks finished the 2017 regular season schedule with a third-place finish at the Western Intercollegiate in Santa Cruz, California on Sunday. Every Oregon golfer finished the course over-par, with Wyndham Clark and Norman Xiong leading the team at one-over and two-over par. Ryan Gronlund finished one stroke away …

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Ducks take fourth place at The Goodwin

Facing a quick turnaround from its last tournament earlier in the week, the Oregon Ducks men’s golf team took fourth place in The Goodwin, a three-day, 24-team tournament that concluded on Saturday. A step up in competition, the Ducks saw eight ranked teams, six of which were ranked in the top 28 …

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Oregon sweeps Duck Invitational for fourth win in last five events

Oregon men’s golf dominated every aspect of the 28th Annual Duck Invitational, a 15-team two-day tournament that concluded Tuesday at Eugene Country Club. The Ducks won the team event by 18 strokes and took five of the top six spots in the individual standings. They swept the Duck Invitational for the first time since 2013. It’s …

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Ducks fall flat in Gifford Great 8 Match Play

Oregon struggled in its three rounds of play at the Gifford Great 8 Match Play at Brentwood Country Club and failed to win any of its matches. The Ducks finished last out the eight teams in the field. The Ducks’ struggles could be chalked up to the competition they faced …

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Oregon golf wins Bandon Dunes Championship for second consecutive victory

In a dominant performance, the Oregon men’s golf team picked up its third victory of 2017, winning by 22 strokes at the Bandon Dunes Championship over second place Texas Tech. Three Ducks finished in the top four of the individual standings with the nation’s No. 1 collegiate golfer, senior Wyndham Clark …

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Two Oregon golfers crack top-5 in latest national rankings

Coming off their second victory in three tournaments, the Ducks now have two of the top four college golfers in the nation, according to the new Golfweek/Sagarian rankings released Tuesday. Oregon senior Wyndham Clark is No. 2, up from No. 4 last week, and freshman Norman Xiong is No. 4, …

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Salko paces Ducks in 11th place finish in New Orleans

Oregon wrapped up play on Monday in 11th place at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate in New Orleans. Sophomore Petra Salko lead the Ducks with a score of 4-over par (220), good enough to tie for 22nd individually among the field. As a team, Oregon shot 32-over par (896) and …

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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: Sulman 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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