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Oregon volleyball gains commitments from three Under-Armour All-Americans

Oregon volleyball will add three Under Armour All-Americans to next year’s roster for the 2018 fall season, the most of any DI college. The  Ducks will add Karson Bacon, Brooke Nuneviller and Camryn Tastad. Bacon played in a total of 360 sets during her time as an outside hitter at …

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Oregon women’s tennis fall season comes to end at Jack Kramer Invitational

While senior Alyssa Tobita and junior Shweta Sangwan won consecutive sets on opening day of the ITA Fall National Championship, Oregon women’s singles made it far in the Jack Kramer Invitational, but the doubles pairs fell short of victories against Southern California. In the matchup against Florida’s Ulyana Grib and …

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Colorado snaps Oregon’s four-game win streak with Friday win

Oregon volleyball’s four-game winning streak came to an end after facing the Colorado Buffaloes on Friday night, suffering a loss in five sets, 25-17, 25-19, 17-25, 9-25, 15-10. Sophomore Jolie Rasmussen and Colorado’s Frankie Shebby, a former Duck, recorded 14 kills each. Sophomore Ronika Stone followed behind with 13, while …

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Maggie Scott sets the bar high for Oregon volleyball

When asked if there was one word to describe Oregon senior Maggie Scott’s attitude the moment she steps on the court, Zach Young, her high school volleyball coach, answered without hesitation. “Passionate,” Young said. The Oregon setter is in the midst of the final year of her career, and despite …

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Oregon women’s tennis end ITA Northwest Regionals with historic win

Powerhouse duo senior Alyssa Tobita and junior Shweta Sangwan led Oregon women’s tennis into the ITA Northwest Regional Championships in Stanford as the top seeds and proved their ranking by the end of the weekend. With a bye in the first round after earning the No. 2 seed overall in …

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Quick Hits: Volleyball defends Matt Knight, Freeman gets career rushing record

— Since returning to its home court of Matthew Knight Arena following a victory on the road against Washington State, Oregon volleyball continued a three-game winning streak against Arizona (3-2) on Friday, and Arizona State (3-0) on Saturday. — The U.S. Olympic Committee announced its selections of the Collegiate Advisory …

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Oregon women’s tennis goes 22-7 in Washington Invitational

Oregon women’s tennis dominated the second tournament of the season at the Husky Invitational this last weekend, heading home with a nearly spotless record, finishing the weekend with a 22-7 record. Day one ended with a bang as seniors Nia Rose, Alyssa Tobita, and sophomore Julia Eshet won all three …

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High hopes in season ahead for Oregon women’s tennis

Leaders of the Oregon women’s tennis team have begun to emerge early in the fall season and make their mark in the ITA All-American pre-season rankings. On Sept. 12, Alyssa Tobita, Shweta Sangwan, Rifanty Kahfiani and Julia Eshet qualified for pre-season rankings in both singles and doubles going into the …

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Oregon volleyball off to a hot start after tumultuous offseason

No. 12 Oregon volleyball has overcome many obstacles in the last year, highlighted by the coaching change that took place back in May. But despite the offseason difficulties, the Ducks have stayed focused on this season and have jumped out to a 9-3 record to begin the year. In the …

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Oregon volleyball falls at Colorado

No. 12-ranked Oregon volleyball (9-3) fell to Colorado (12-3) in a 3-1 loss at the Coors Events Center in Colorado on Saturday night. Following a narrow win over No. 5 Utah on Friday, the Ducks failed to rally against unranked Colorado, finishing the road trip to the mountain schools with …

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Ducks fall to No. 1 Texas 3-1 in second game of Vert Challenge

In the second match of the Vert Challenge in Gainesville, Florida, No. 18 Oregon fell short against No. 1 Texas 3-1 on Saturday, moving their record to 1-1. Oregon finished the match with 56 kills and a .159 hitting percentage whereas the Longhorns had 44 total kills with a .209 …

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No. 18 Oregon upsets No. 5 Nebraska 3-1 in season opener

No. 18 Oregon opened its 2017 volleyball season with a resounding 3-1 victory over No. 5 Nebraska on Friday in the opening match of the Vert Challenge in Gainesville, Florida. In head coach Matt Ulmer’s first game at the helm, Oregon records its first win over a top-five team since …

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After a troublesome offseason, volleyball is ready for its team chemistry to take it to the top

Coming out of a transitional offseason, Oregon volleyball is eager and excited going into the 2017 season. “This is the closest team I’ve ever been on,” said  junior Lindsey Vander Weide. “On and off the court we have great chemistry and I think it’s something that’ll really show on the …

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Brenden Schooler is ready to take on the challenges of a new position

Head coach Willie Taggart asked sophomore Brenden Schooler to transition from defensive back to wide receiver during last week’s practice. Schooler’s response? “Alright, bring on the challenge.” Schooler finished last season as third on the team in tackles with 74 total tackles, which ranked in the top-10 in the nation …

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Linebacker Preview: A now experienced unit could be Oregon’s most improved

Oregon’s linebackers will be worth watching throughout the fall, especially with Jim Leavitt’s defensive expertise. Leading in tackles and sacks as a freshman in the 2016 season, sophomore Troy Dye seems to align well with the coaching staff and their drive for success this season. Dye already has a strong …

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Emeralds earn series sweep over Hillsboro with an 8-3 victory

The Eugene Emeralds (9-5) swept their three-game series against the Hillsboro Hops (6-8) with an 8-3 victory on Wednesday night. With the bases loaded in the bottom of the third, Aramis Ademan drove in two runs with a line drive double to right field. A double from Miguel Amaya gave …

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