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Oregon names Derek Radley as new women’s golf coach

Following Ria Scott’s exit for Virginia, Oregon women’s golf has named Derek Radley the new head coach. Radley comes to Eugene from Arizona, where he spent his last six seasons and was the Wildcats’ associate head coach since 2016. Radley inherits an Oregon team that has made 11 straight NCAA …

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Coach Ria Scott leaves Oregon women’s golf for Virginia

After nine seasons as the head coach of Oregon women’s golf, Ria Scott has left the program to take the head coaching job at the University of Virginia. Scott took the Ducks to the NCAA Tournament in each of her nine years in charge after the program had failed to …

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Oregon men’s golf wins share of Duck Invitational, Norman Xiong takes individual title

Sometimes it’s good to be home. The Oregon men’s golf team picked up its first victory of the season on Tuesday at the Duck Invitational at the Eugene Country Club, taking a share of the team title with Liberty as both teams finished +13. The tournament began Monday with two …

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Oregon men’s golf earns sixth place in Bandon Dunes Championships

In a three-day tournament on the Oregon coast, the Oregon men’s golf team took sixth place out of 14 teams while shooting 4-under par. Arizona State won the tournament, going 28-under par. Ryan Gronlund was the top individual for the Ducks, tying for ninth place with Alex Del Rey Gonzalez and Tobias Eden of Arizona …

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Oregon golf finishes third place in The Prestige, Norman Xiong takes second individually

The Oregon men’s golf team put together their best performance of the season, finishing in third place at The Prestige in La Quinta, California, in a weather-shortened two-day tournament that concluded on Wednesday. Norman Xiong led the team with a 6-under par, good for second place in the tournament and …

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Donald Kay leads Oregon men’s golf to eighth place finish at the Amer Ari Invitational

The Oregon Ducks men’s golf team finished in eighth place at 4-under par in the Amer Ari Invitational in Waikoloa, Hawaii. The event was the first tournament of the spring season for the Ducks. Oklahoma State (-47) won the three-day tournament and the USC Trojans (-27) were the highest finishing …

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Busy day for Oregon as National Signing Day early period opens Wednesday

Various Oregon athletic teams had multiple players make their commitment to the Ducks official on Wednesday. Here’s a look at those players: Volleyball Chandlar Duff: middle blocker from Grosse Pointe South High School in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. The 6-foot-2 Michigan native played with Legacy Volleyball Club. Kylie Robinson: at No. 8 …

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Women’s golf ends fall season with 10th-place finish in Pac-12 Preview

Oregon women’s golf wrapped up its Fall season with a 10th-place finish at the Pac-12 Preview at Nanea Golf Club in Kailua Kona, Hawaii Tuesday afternoon. The Ducks finished at 28-over par (612) after two rounds, but the third and final round on Tuesday was canceled due to rain and …

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Norman Xiong just had a great summer, and he’s filling big shoes for men’s golf

Norman Xiong has been playing golf at a high level for most of his life, but he has never had a year quite like this one. His latest victory at the Nike Collegiate Invitational at the Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club in Portland, Oregon, was just the latest in a batch …

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Norman Xiong wins second tournament of the season

Sophomore Norman Xiong’s steady performance at the Nike Collegiate Invite earned him the top spot in the Portland, Oregon, tournament. He finished at 13-under par to win over 74 other golfers from around the country. He narrowly beat University of Southern California’s Justin Suh and Stanford’s Brandon Woo, who tied …

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Men’s golf ends streak, places eighth at Trinity Forest Invite

The Oregon men’s golf team wrapped up the Trinity Forest Invitational on Tuesday, finishing in eighth place overall in Dallas. The Ducks were 8-over par after the three-day event, snapping their streak of 15-straight top-five team finishes. Florida topped the other 12 schools competing, shooting 17-under. Ryan Gronlund was the …

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Norman Xiong wins men’s golf opener, Ducks finish fourth

Sophomore Norman Xiong tied for first to lead Oregon men’s golf to a fourth place finish in the Rod Myers Invitational at Duke University Golf Club on Sunday. Xiong shot 12-under par over the two-day tournament to share the individual title with Wake Forest’s Will Zalatoris. The 2017 NCAA Men’s …

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Ducks lose to Sooners in NCAA Championships, failing to repeat as champions

Facing an uphill battle throughout the NCAA Championships, the Oregon Ducks golf team played from behind throughout the six-day event in Sugar Grove, Illinois, and couldn’t come back against the Oklahoma Sooners. The Ducks trailed throughout and lost the national championship to the Sooners, finishing the NCAA tournament as runner-ups. …

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Oregon men’s golf to play for back-to-back national titles on Wednesday

For the second year in a row, the Oregon men’s golf team will be playing for a national championship. To get there, the No. 5 Ducks had to defeat the No. 4 seed Oklahoma State Cowboys and the No. 1 seed Vanderbilt Commodores back-to-back on Tuesday. They won both matches …

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Oregon baseball ends regular season with 10-1 loss to UCLA

Oregon baseball wrapped up their regular season schedule with a 10-1 loss to the UCLA Bruins on Saturday afternoon at PK Park. The Ducks finish the regular season 30-25 and a 12-18 record in the Pac-12 conference. “Its been a long year, but we have a lot to build for …

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Oregon’s Wyndham Clark will play the NCAA championships in honor of his late mother

At 3 years old, an excited Wyndham Clark went with his mother to the driving range to hit a couple buckets of golf balls. Three years later, he hit his first hole in one. It was at that moment when Clark fell in love with the sport of golf. He credits …

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Preview: Oregon golf heads to Sugar Grove, Illinois, looking to repeat as national champions

Following the school’s first golf national championship in program history, the Ducks have set themselves up to be part of the 30-team field competing for a national championship again in 2017. The title defense begins Friday, May 26 at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Illinois. In what was expected by …

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Ducks’ season ends with 24th-place finish at NCAA Championships

Oregon’s season wrapped up on Monday afternoon as the Ducks finished 24th in the stroke-play portion of the NCAA Championships in Sugar Grove, Illinois. Only the top eight teams from stroke play advance to match play. Despite its finish, Oregon played its best golf over the final two rounds. But …

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Oregon golf takes third in Baton Rouge Regional to advance to NCAA Championships

Following the program’s first ever national championship last spring, the Oregon Ducks men’s golf team will get a chance to repeat in next week’s NCAA Championships. Thanks to its third-place finish in the Baton Rouge Regional, the team qualified for the NCAA Championships in Sugar Grove, Illinois, next week. The top-five …

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Preview: Men’s golf heads to Baton Rouge looking to qualify for NCAA Championships

The Oregon men’s golf team will compete in the three-day Baton Rouge Regional beginning Monday. If the Ducks finish in the top-five of the regionals, they will advance to participate in the NCAA Championships with a chance to repeat as national champions. The NCAA Championships are held in Sugar Grove, …

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Oregon finishes third in Lubbock Regional to advance to NCAA Championships

Oregon women’s golf shot a 4-under 284 in the final round of the Lubbock NCAA Regional Tournament on Wednesday to finish third and advance to the NCAA Championships for the second straight year. The team’s third place finish is the best in program history. Following her career-best round on Tuesday where …

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Norman Xiong finds strong support system in journey from Guam to Eugene

When Oregon’s men’s golfer Norman Xiong was 6 years old, with the help of his uncle, he traveled from his home country of Guam to California participate in the six-and-under junior world golf tournament. That is where Xiong caught the eye of instructor Rick Johnson. “I see this chubby Asian kid …

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Oregon golf wins Pac-12 Championships team title, Clark takes individual title

The Oregon Ducks men’s golf team capped off its regular season by clinching the program’s first Pac-12 Championship since 1959 on Sunday. Wyndham Clark took home the individual championship giving the Ducks their first medalist since 1978. It was a two-team race to the finish as the Ducks won the title by …

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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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