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Photos: Oregon acrobatics and tumbling crush Concordia Falcons, 275.49 – 239.815



The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team stretch out on the mat before the start of the competition. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team stretch out on the mat before the start of the competition. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon acrobatics and tumbling hand out towels at the home opener at Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon acrobatics and tumbling hand out towels at the home opener at Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Patches with the initials of Lauren Jones, a freshman who recently passed away, are added to the uniforms of the team. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Patches with the initials of Lauren Jones, a freshman who recently passed away, are added to the uniforms of the team. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Erika Schaefer (16) talks to her teammates before the start of the competition. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Erika Schaefer (16) talks to her teammates before the start of the competition. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team practice their routine. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team practice their routine. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior top Chandler White (9) poses at the top of the pyramid during the compulsory event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior top Chandler White (9) poses at the top of the pyramid during the compulsory event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior top Kisa Chapman (11) readies herself for the opening competition in the compulsory event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior top Kisa Chapman (11) readies herself for the opening competition in the compulsory event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior top Chandler White (3) is caught by her teammates during the compulsory event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior top Chandler White (3) is caught by her teammates during the compulsory event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon sophomore base Krista Phillips (24) gets ready to do a cartwheel during the acrobatics event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon sophomore base Krista Phillips (24) gets ready to do a cartwheel during the acrobatics event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team get ready to catch during the pyramid event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team get ready to catch during the pyramid event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The words "#51 Lauren" are written on the ankle of Oregon senior top Sarah Koenig (22) in remembrance of Lauren Jones. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia University Wisconsin Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The words “#51 Lauren” are written on the ankle of Oregon senior top Sarah Koenig (22) in remembrance of Lauren Jones. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia University Wisconsin Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team perform during the pyramid event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team perform during the pyramid event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior top Sarah Moreno (3) spins in the air during the toss event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior top Sarah Moreno (3) spins in the air during the toss event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Members of the Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team run back to the bench after the toss event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Members of the Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team run back to the bench after the toss event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior base Shelby Armstrong (36) is tossed in the air during the toss event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior base Shelby Armstrong (36) is tossed in the air during the toss event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Erika Schaefer (16) gives a pep talk to her teammates before the tumbling event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Erika Schaefer (16) gives a pep talk to her teammates before the tumbling event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior base Shelby Armstrong (36) hugs her coach as they walk back towards the sideline after the tumbling event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior base Shelby Armstrong (36) hugs her coach as they walk back towards the sideline after the tumbling event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior top Kisa Chapman (11) leaps during the tumbling event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior top Kisa Chapman (11) leaps during the tumbling event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior base Sydnee Walton (51) runs back to her teammates after finishing the tumbling event. Walton wore number 51 in honor of her friend Lauren Jones. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon junior base Sydnee Walton (51) runs back to her teammates after finishing the tumbling event. Walton wore number 51 in honor of her friend Lauren Jones. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Erika Schaefer (16) makes sure teammate sophomore top Mari Yacoubian (7) is okay during the team event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Erika Schaefer (16) makes sure teammate sophomore top Mari Yacoubian (7) is okay during the team event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Tara Lubert (26) holds up senior top Sarah Moreno (3) during the team event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior base Tara Lubert (26) holds up senior top Sarah Moreno (3) during the team event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team leap in the air during the team event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team leap in the air during the team event. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team huddle after the final event of the competition. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team huddle after the final event of the competition. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team hold up their hands with the number 51 symbolizing their teammate, Lauren Jones. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team hold up their hands with the number 51 symbolizing their teammate, Lauren Jones. The Oregon Ducks host the Concordia Falcons at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on February 21, 2015. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)


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