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Amos closes in on history as Ducks top Tulane to win San Diego Invite

The Oregon men’s tennis team ended its nonconference schedule on a high note, winning the championship match of the San Diego invite over Tulane on Saturday. The Ducks (14-2) won their third match in as many days, after topping San Diego State and Iowa to advance to the championship. Fittingly …

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Laurent breaks Oregon record with 16th consecutive win to help Ducks beat UCSB

Thomas Laurent stands alone. The sophomore won his 16th consecutive singles match  — a new Oregon record — to help the Ducks (11-2) come back to defeat UC-Santa Barbara 4-3 in their first outdoor match of the 2017 season on Sunday. Though all eyes were on the No. 36-ranked Laurent’s quest …

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Thomas Laurent can break Oregon history with 16th consecutive win on Sunday

There is the old adage that “records are meant to be broken.” Thomas Laurent hopes for that to be the case when he aims for history on Sunday. Laurent is currently in a three-way tie for first place in Oregon history with 15 consecutive wins. With a win on Sunday in No. …

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Laurent ties UO record, Oregon men’s tennis sweeps Drake

In a battle of two ranked teams, No. 23 Oregon flexed its muscles against No. 45 Drake on Sunday afternoon at the Student Tennis Center. “I thought we played really, really well,” head coach Nils Schyllander said. “We came out very aggressive and didn’t leave anything out there.” Oregon (10-2) …

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Ducks sweep BYU to improve to 9-2 on the season

Oregon got back in the win column with a convincing 7-0 sweep of BYU on Friday night at the Student Tennis Center. “It was great to be back on the court,” said head coach Nils Schyllander. “It feels really good to get back out on Friday night and play and …

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Oregon’s five-game win streak snapped by Minnesota

Oregon’s five-match winning streak came to an end Sunday with a 5-2 loss to Minnesota (9-1). Oregon (8-2) grabbed the doubles point, but the Ducks lost on five of six singles courts. Felix Corwin defeated Oregon’s Simon Stevens 6-0, 6-3 on court No.2 to give Minnesota got its first point. …

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Oregon men’s tennis defeats Middle Tennessee State for fifth straight victory

Oregon men’s tennis is on a roll. After winning three matches in as many days last week, the Ducks hit the road and defeated Middle Tennessee State 4-0 to improve to 8-1 on the season. Playing at the Baseline Tennis Center at the University of Minnesota, the Ducks took the …

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Oregon men’s tennis tops Iowa, moves to 7-1 on the season

Three days. Three matches. Three wins. Playing in their third match in as many days, the Oregon men’s tennis team defeated Iowa 5-2, improving to an impressive 7-1 on the 2017 season. “I think it was a good performance this weekend,” said Simon Stevens. “It’s never easy to play three …

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Oregon men’s tennis sweeps Nebraska, improves to 6-1 on the season

The Oregon men’s tennis team knew this week would challenge them, with three matches on the schedule in as many days. So far, it’s two matches and two wins. A day after defeating Fresno State 4-0 for Nils Schyllander’s 200th career win, the Ducks swept Nebraska 7-0 in a dominant effort …

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Oregon beats Fresno State 4-0 for Schyllander’s 200th win

In his 11th year with Oregon men’s tennis, head coach Nils Schyllander has won his 200th career match. In the first match of a three in as many days, the Ducks downed Fresno State in a “clinch-clinch” format in singles after sweeping the three doubles matches. With the clinch format, …

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Oregon men’s tennis rolls past Cal Poly to improve to 4-1 on the season

The 2017 season is just getting started, but the Oregon men’s tennis team is wasting no time in performing at a high level. On Saturday afternoon at the Student Tennis Center, the Ducks took care of business, defeating Cal Poly, 4-0. In the first of four consecutive matches to be …

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Oregon men’s tennis falls short in Austin Regional, loses 4-2 to No. 9 Texas

The Oregon men’s tennis team headed into Sunday with a chance to put a punctuation mark on its strong start to the 2017 season. Instead, the Ducks will have to settle with a weekend split after falling to No. 9 Texas, 4-2. The loss especially hurts for Oregon (3-1), as a …

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Oregon defeats Rice 4-2 to advance to ITA regional final

Oregon men’s tennis moved to 3-0 to start the spring season with a 4-2 victory over Rice (4-2) in Austin, Texas. The Ducks will advance to the finals of the Austin regional at the ITA Kick-Off Weekend. Oregon lost the doubles point for the second straight match. Simon Stevens and Akihiro …

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Oregon defeats Utah State 4-3 for doubleheader sweep

A 2-0 start to the season was on the line. Oregon’s Jayson Amos was on court No. 3 with the dual tied at 3-3. He lost the first set 6-4 but fought in the second to take it 7-5. The third set started tied at 2, but Amos pulled away and …

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Oregon men’s tennis open spring season with dominant performance against Montana State

The Oregon men’s tennis team kicked off its spring season in a convincing manner, defeating Montana State 5-0 in the front end of a Sunday doubleheader. “It’s definitely the most exciting part of the season,” Oregon sophomore Thomas Laurent said following the match. In their first competitive action since the …

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A doubleheader on Sunday jumpstarts Oregon’s 2017 season

For the first time in over two months, the Oregon men’s tennis team will hit the court for meaningful action. The Ducks begins their spring season with a doubleheader at the Student Tennis Center on Sunday, Jan. 22. Oregon will open its season on Sunday against Montana State at 10 a.m. …

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Cormac Clissold and Thomas Laurent dominate final day of Duck Invitational

Oregon men’s tennis concluded its fall season on a high note. Playing in the Duck Invitational at the Student Tennis Center in Eugene, the Ducks came away with a pair of wins in the green singles flight and doubles flight. “It was a really good weekend,” head coach Nils Schyllander said. “We …

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Oregon tennis comes up short at Easley Memorial Classic

Oregon men’s tennis couldn’t quite hit the jackpot. On Sunday, the Ducks wrapped up play at the Easley Memorial Classic in Las Vegas empty-handed in both singles and doubles play. “Obviously we would like to put a few more wins on the board, but we didn’t,” associate head coach Jonas Piibor …

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Oregon tennis’ Amos and Stevens come up just short in doubles final

Finals matches in tennis always bring a sense of urgency. For Jayson Amos and Simon Stevens, however, Monday’s doubles final in Berkeley, California, in the USTA/ITA Northwest Regional Championships brought extra motivation. The two played for a in the ITA National Indoor Championships in New York, but came up just short, …

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Thomas Laurent stars in ITA All-American Championship

The men’s tennis program has a No. 1 court to fill. Former No. 1 player Dan Maasland graduated after last season, and the Ducks want a player to fill his spot come spring. They may have already found him in sophomore Thomas Laurent, who defeated multiple ranked opponents during the …

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Oklahoma downs Oregon, 4-2, eliminating Ducks from NCAA Championship

Oklahoma has Oregon’s number this season. The Sooners defeated the Ducks in the Elite 8 of the men’s basketball tournament. Now, they defeated the men’s tennis team in the second round of the NCAA Championship with a 4-2 win in Norman, Oklahoma. Oregon won the doubles point for the twenty second …

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Oregon defeats Tulsa 4-1 in first round of NCAA Championships

Oregon’s men’s tennis has taken one step closer to becoming a top program. The Ducks achieved their first NCAA Championship victory in program history with a 4-1 win over No. 23 Tulsa in Norman, Oklahoma Friday. The No. 38 Ducks started strong by taking the doubles point for the 21st …

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Oregon to face Tulsa in first round of NCAA Tournament

No. 38 Oregon men’s tennis will face No. 23 Tulsa in the first round of the NCAA Championships on May 13 in Norman, Oklahoma. Oregon (18-7) and Tulsa (17-13) enter the tournament with at-large bids. The Ducks’ last match was a 4-0 loss to Stanford in the second round of the …

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Oregon recruit Ty Gentry brings focus and athleticism to program

In conversations with coaches to the player himself, one word is often used to describe Oregon men’s tennis recruit Ty Gentry: potential. “A lot of kids have good potential, but it is especially big for me,” Gentry said. The 6-foot-5 senior from Tumwater High School in Washington state has not lost a match …

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Oregon gears up for 2016 NCAA Tournament

The Oregon men’s tennis program is playing the waiting game. The team completed its run in the Pac-12 Championship one week ago, and now, their future in the hands of a selection committee. The 64-team men’s tennis NCAA Championship is similar to the one used for basketball. The single elimination format places …

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Oregon falls 4-0 to Stanford in second round of Pac-12 Championships

Oregon’s run in the Pac-12 Championships has come to an end. The No. 5 Ducks fell to No. 4 Stanford 4-0 in the second round in Ojai, California on Thursday. Stanford won the doubles point with victories on courts No. 1 and 2, ending Oregon’s streak of 16 consecutive doubles …

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Oregon beats Arizona 4-0 in first round of Pac-12 Tournament

The Ducks recorded their 18th victory of the season — their highest season win total in 21 years — in Ojai, California Wednesday, a 4-0 sweep of No. 8 Arizona in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament. The Ducks won the doubles point for the 16th straight match with victories on courts No. 1 and …

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Oregon looks to make mark at Pac-12 Championships

Wednesday marks the beginning of the Pac-12 Championships for the Oregon men’s tennis program. Oregon’s regular season concluded last Saturday with a 4-2 victory over rival Washington, jumping the Ducks to the fifth seed in the tournament. Now the focus is set on winning in Ojai, California, and coming back to Eugene with …

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