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Challenging Diamond Woods Golf Course well worth the drive

When it comes to golf and natural beauty, there is no place in the Eugene/Springfield area than can match the picturesque views of Diamond Woods Golf Course. Located in Monroe, roughly 30 minutes northwest of downtown Eugene, Diamond Woods is one of the rare courses in the state that offers everything …

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Quick Hits: Survivor of alleged sexual assault and UO reach settlement, Mariota trophy unveiled

– University of Oregon President Michael Schill wrote in an email sent campus-wide Tuesday that the university and the survivor of an alleged sexual assault have settled their Title IX lawsuit. The alleged sexual assault involved three Oregon men’s basketball players who were subsequently kicked off the team and banned …

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RiverRidge Golf Complex a do-it-all facility for any golfer

There are two types of golfers. Golfer A is the type that plays to improve his score. He takes the game seriously and truly upholds the character of theme. Golfer B is a totally different type of golfer. He’s the type who’s out on the course to not keep track …

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Oregon golf’s Aaron Wise wins Pacific Coast Amateur at Eugene Country Club

Even in the “offseason,” Aaron Wise is still making some serious noise on the golf course. The Oregon men’s golf star, whose 2014-15 season was arguably the best for a freshman in team history, won the prestigious Pacific Coast Amateur Tournament on Friday after shooting a four-under 66 in the fourth and …

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Oakway Golf Course features fun for golfers of all skill levels

Some people take golf extremely seriously. Its rich history combined with the term “gentleman’s game” can make golf seem like a sport designed only for the wealthy. To others, though, golf is a sport that allows anyone and everyone to play. A sunny day combined with a cold beverage and …

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Eugene-area golf courses range from fun to challenging

One of my favorite ways to take advantage of the summer weather is to hit little white balls as far as I can. The number of golf courses in the Eugene area provides plenty of opportunities to players of all skill levels to do just that. Players with skills ranging from first-timer …

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Unsigned Mariota in contract disputes with Titans

Marcus Mariota is only 2015 first-round draft pick who has not signed with his NFL team. The Tennessee Titans reportedly refuse to exclude offset language in Mariota’s proposed contract, which would save the team money if it chooses to release the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback. Allegedly the language had a clause preventing Mariota from …

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Q&A: Oregon men’s golf head coach Casey Martin reflects on successful year

After missing the cut at the NCAA Championships last weekend in Bradenton, Florida, Oregon men’s golf finished its successful season with a 23rd-place finish in the tournament. A few days following the end of its season, the Emerald‘s Will Denner spoke to head coach Casey Martin as he reflected on the season, the challenges …

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Ducks’ season ends after missing cut at the NCAA Championships

Oregon men’s golf saw its successful season come to an end on Monday morning as they came up short in the third round of the NCAA Championships. After thunder and lightning storms postponed round three on Sunday, the Ducks, along with several other teams, were forced to resume early Monday …

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Oregon men’s golf move up four spots on day two

Oregon men’s golf looked comfortable in the second round of the NCAA Championships. The Concessions Club course in Brandeton, Florida gave the Ducks fits in the first round yesterday, but day two saw them improve by a combined six strokes. Most importantly, they moved up the leaderboard from 18th into …

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Ducks tie for 18th in first round of NCAA Championships

Oregon men’s golf started strong in the NCAA Championships, but its performance quickly went south thereafter. The Ducks sat atop the leaderboard briefly, as Zach Foushee and Aaron Wise paced them. The Concessions Club course in Brandeton, Florida became less forgiving as the day went on, however. Wise shot a team-best …

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Oregon men’s golf looks to improve on last year’s NCAA Championships finish

With a torrid finish to the NCAA Regional, Oregon men’s golf earned a berth in the NCAA Championships in Brandeton, Florida. It’s the second consecutive season the Ducks have reached the championship tournament, and the sixth time in nine years under head coach Casey Martin. The championship stage is familiar …

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Oregon men’s golf rallies at Noblesville, advances to NCAA Championships

Oregon men’s golf is headed to Brandenton, Florida for the NCAA Championships. A magical season was in danger of coming to an end. Through two days and two rounds, the Ducks sat in sixth and were on the outside of the top-five looking in at the Noblesville Regional. But the Ducks saved …

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Q&A: Caroline Inglis, Oregon’s first ever Pac-12 individual champion

On April 22nd, Caroline Inglis became Oregon’s first Pac-12 individual champion. The junior Eugene native scored a 4- under 67 in the final round of the Pac-12 Championship in the Boulder Country Club in Colorado. Recently, Inglis spoke with the Emerald’s Keoni Conlu about her year. Who do you attribute …

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Oregon women’s golf finishes eighth at NCAA Regionals

Oregon’s women’s golf team made history Saturday. The team scored its lowest two-under for 286 in the third round, giving them a tournament total one over for 865. This was the best performance for the Ducks in the NCAA Regionals by 20 strokes. The previous record was set in both the …

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Oregon men’s golf draws Noblesville for NCAA Regionals

The Oregon men’s golf team will be heading to Noblesville, Indiana to compete in the NCAA Regionals. The tournament will be played May 14-16 at the Sagamore Club where Ball State will play host to the event. Of the 14 teams in the field, the Ducks were seeded No. 2, only …

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Oregon men’s golf places second in Pac-12 Championships

After a couple days of battling 15-20 mph winds at Palouse Ridge, the No. 8 Oregon men’s golf team finished the Pac-12 Championships strong on the third day, placing second in the conference tournament. Oregon shot a combined 10-over in the three day, four-round tournament. They finished second to Stanford, who won …

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Cali Hipp, Cassy Isagawa and Monica Petchakan look to life after UO

The Ducks left Boulder, Colorado on April 22 in second place. For seniors Cali Hipp, Cassy Isagawa and Monica Petchakan, their run as college golfers came to an end. Under head coach Ria Scott, Isagawa has been in the women’s record book since she took her first swing as a Duck in …

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Confident, tight-knit men’s golf team prepares for championship season

In their three years together at the University of Oregon, Zach Foushee and Brandon McIver have seen promising finishes to the regular season quickly turn south at the Pac-12 Championships. With an eighth place finish last year and a sixth place finish in 2013, the Oregon men’s golf teams were missing …

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Oregon women’s golf takes second at Pac-12 Championship Tournament

The Oregon women’s golf team is leaving Boulder, Colo after a three-day Pac-12 championship tournament by finishing second. After the first day of the tournament, the Ducks were in first place with a score of 284 with an even par. Stanford was behind Oregon with a score of 286 while being …

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Oregon women’s golf beats Oregon State in Silverado Showdown

At the end of the Silverado Showdown tournament last year, the Ducks walked away in fifth place. In state rival Oregon State University finished three strokes ahead of the Ducks. This year, the Ducks beat the Beavers by one stroke at 889-890 to take first place overall. “It is easy to …

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Oregon men’s golf places second in Western Intercollegiate

No. 14 Oregon concluded their final regular season tournament with a second place finish in the Western Intercollegiate. The Ducks shot a combined 16-over 1066 at the Pasatiempo Golf Club in Santa Cruz, Calif. No. 3 Texas finished first by a wide margin, shooting a combined two-over 1052. Zach Foushee …

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Oregon women’s golf preparing for Silverado Showdown

This week, Oregon women’s golf coach Ria Scott had the team perform short game drills through the rain and cold weather. Scott and the other coaches also put the team into more competitive modes and simulated real game situations in practice. Cassy Isagawa, a fourth year senior with the team, struggled to …

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Despite freshman status, Aaron Wise quickly maturing on the golf course

Oregon men’s golf head coach Casey Martin first learned about Aaron Wise’s demeanor on the golf course years before Wise became a Duck. It was after a tournament when Wise played poorly. “I had one of the representatives that follows junior golf and he saw him at a tournament,” Martin said. “He came …

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Oregon men’s golf struggles to fourth place finish at Duck Invitational

No. 8 Oregon men’s golf was looking to make the most of its home course advantage at the Duck Invitational at the Eugene Country Club, but stumbled to a fifth place finish with a combined three round score of 20-over 884 (299, 297, 288). No. 4 Arizona State took the …

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Oregon women’s golf finishes second in Bay Area

Oregon finished second (6-over par, 858) in the Bay Area Intercollegiate Monday and Tuesday in Fairfax, California. The Ducks have now finished in the top two of their first three intercollegiate tournaments of the spring. Washington (No. 1) bested Oregon (No. 31) by 24 strokes (18-under, 834). Oregon outlasted third-place …

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Oregon men’s golf returns to winning ways at Desert Mountain Intercollegiate

No. 12 Oregon got back to the top of the leaderboard at the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate after slipping in back-to-back events. The Ducks shot three-under 861 at the Par 72 Outlaw Course at The Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale, Arizona to win the event by 12 strokes. Aaron Wise earned …

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Cassy Isagawa looks to regain success after early slump

Despite a slow start to her final season as a Duck, Cassy Isagawa and her new attitude look to finish the season strong.

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Oregon women’s golf takes second in Arizona

Oregon lost a tight contest against Tennessee in the final round of the Westbrook Invitational on Monday. After three rounds in Peoria, Arizona, the Ducks clinched second place at 10-under par (854), while the Volunteers finished at 13-under (851). This is the Ducks’ second top-two finish in as many tournaments this spring. …

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From last week: Oregon men’s golf wraps up busy week of competition

The No. 2 Oregon men’s golf team has had a busy week. The Ducks competed in multiple top-tier events in Southern California, sent Brandon McIver to a sponsor’s exemption event and picked up a $50,000 prize for the program. The Prestige The Ducks turned in their worst performance of the season to …

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