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Women’s tennis topples No. 30 Virginia Tech

No. 60 Oregon women’s tennis came back with vengeance in its win over Virginia Tech Sunday, after being swept by Texas Tech on Saturday. The win over Virginia Tech was Oregon’s first win over a top-3o opponent in five years. “We came out tentative the first day and did not …

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No. 17 Texas Tech sweeps Oregon women’s tennis

Even after a stellar opening at Long Beach Invitational last weekend, the Ducks were unable to clinch a single point in their dual opener at Texas Tech on Saturday, falling to the No. 17 team 4-0. Oregon began the match with two doubles losses right of the bat when Marlou Kluiving …

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With five newcomers, Oregon’s women’s tennis has more new players than returners

Oregon women’s tennis’s five newest players are already making their marks on the season. Four freshmen and one sophomore player began with the Ducks in the fall, and four of them competed in their first tournament of the spring season last weekend at the Long Beach Invitational. They accumulated a …

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Women’s tennis finishes first tournament of spring season on a high note

Oregon completed its final day of the Long Beach Invitational Sunday, concluding three days of play and a winning record for the tournament. “Our main goal is we want to get a little bit better each day,” head coach Alison Silverio said before the Ducks left for the Invitational. Oregon finished …

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Preview: Women’s tennis prepares for Long Beach Invitational

Oregon women’s tennis will make its way to the Long Beach Invitational this weekend for three days of tournament play. With five new players joining the Ducks this year, Oregon is ready to get back into the swing of things with its first meet of the season. “We’re very excited,” …

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Freshman wins championship in first tournament for Oregon women’s tennis

Oregon traveled to the WSU Invitational this weekend to play in doubles and singles matches. A new Duck proved her singles ability on Sunday, but the rest of the final day of play didn’t go the Ducks’ way.

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Nicole Long exits after a successful career with Oregon’s women’s tennis

Nicole Long ends her final season with playing for the Ducks for three years. After her best junior year with 13-9 in singles play, she went into senior year with a bang starting with a 8-0 in singles play. She is also a two-time Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention at Oregon.

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Four Ducks represent Oregon at the Pac- 12 Women’s Tennis Tournament

Of the three singles players who traveled to Ojai, California for the Pac- 12 women’s tennis championship tournament, just one made it through the first round of singles play to advance to Friday’s bracket. Nia Rose beat her opponent Lize Leenknecht from Washington State 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, while her teammates …

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Oregon women’s tennis caps off senior day with win over Idaho, 5-2

Sunday marked the end of both season and career play for Oregon’s two seniors Nicole Long and Sofia Hager. What better way to end the season than with singles wins for both women and a victory for Oregon. “It was great to see Nicole and Sofia end their career with …

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Oregon women’s tennis beats Washington in final conference game, 4-3

Oregon beat No. 47 ranked Washington this Friday after a series of close singles matches to finish out the match and their conference season. The win led the Ducks to an even overall record of 10-10 and 4-6 Pac-12 play. The No. 57 ranked Ducks began the match with wins from …

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Oregon Women’s Tennis beats No. 45 Arizona, 4-3

The Oregon women’s tennis defeated visiting Arizona 4-3 on Sunday. “It’s great to have those matches where it comes down to the wire,” Oregon coach Alison Silverio said. “Both teams obviously were competing and fighting for every point, and it went our way today.” The two teams headed into the …

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Women’s Tennis: Oregon falls in close match to No. 24 ASU, 4-2

The Oregon women’s tennis match against ASU came down to the wire this Friday afternoon when Marlou Kluiving and Lina Åkesson played in close singles matches with Oregon trailing 3-2. Åkesson ultimately lost her match 7-6, 6-1, 3-6, while Kluiving’s was abandoned by ASU, 6-7, 6-4, 3-4. The match was …

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Oregon falls to No.3 Cal in women’s tennis, 6-1.

The Ducks may have lost their match in Berkeley today, but freshman Nia Rose showed that she can play with the best by scoring Oregon’s only point of the match. Rose beat the No. 22 ranked singles player Klara Fabikova from Cal to score Oregon’s only point of Saturday’s match, …

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Women’s Tennis: Ducks defeated by No. 10 Stanford, 6-1

The Oregon women’s team fell to Stanford this Friday at Palo Alto in their first of two away matches in the Bay Area. After the loss, Oregon’s record dropped to 8-8, 2-4 Pac-12, while the Cardinal advanced its record, 12-4, 5-2 Pac-12. Stanford began its lead early in the match after the doubles …

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Women’s tennis defeated by defending champ UCLA, 5-2

Despite coming up short, the loss to the top ranked team in the country shows the Ducks what needs to be improved on in the future.

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Oregon women’s tennis falls to No. 1 USC, 6-1

The Oregon women’s tennis team fell 6-1 against top-ranked USC at the Oregon Outdoor Tennis Courts on Friday. But despite the home loss, it was a monumental day in the development of freshman Nia Rose. Rose scored Oregon’s only point of the day and demonstrated that she could compete with the best after taking …

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No. 60 Oregon edges out No. 56 Colorado, 4-3

It came down to the final match to determine who would win the meet in Boulder, Colorado between the No. 60 Oregon Ducks and No. 56 Colorado Buffaloes. Oregon came away with the doubles point after wins by Alyssa Tobita/Nia Rose, 8-2, and Nicole Long/Marlou Kluiving, 8-6, in No. 1 …

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Oregon returns to Pac-12 play with 5-2 loss to Utah

The Ducks got their first Pac-12 loss when they visited the Utes in Salt Lake City.

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Women’s tennis: No. 67 Oregon falls to No. 52 BYU, 4-3.

Following yesterday’s 5-2 win over Utah State, Oregon (7-4, 1-0 Pac-12) took on BYU (7-6, 1-2 WCC) and ultimately lost 4-3 in a meet that came down to the final match. It was Oregon’s second game in the Beehive State this weekend. BYU was quick to claim the doubles point after …

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Women’s tennis: No. 67 Oregon beats No. 69 Utah State, 5-2, on road stint

In their first match of the season against a ranked team, the No. 67 Oregon women’s tennis team took on the No. 69 Utah State Aggies and won 5-2, taking the doubles point after wins from Nia Rose/Alyssa Tobita and Marlou Kluiving/Nicole Long. In singles, Long had the first win …

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Oregon grinds out 4-3 win over Washington State

The Oregon women’s tennis team fought their way to a win on Sunday against Washington State, 4-3. The team’s victory at the Student Tennis Center outdoor courts marked first-year head coach Alison Silverio’s first Pac-12 win. “For myself and Tony it was our first Pac-12 conference match, and for our …

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Oregon women’s tennis edged out by Portland, 4-3

Oregon (5-2, 0-0 Pac-12) faced off against the Portland Pilots (4-2, 0-1 West Coast) in the Student Tennis Center for their eighth match of the regular season. After some extremely close singles matches, Portland narrowly came away with a 4-3 victory. Portland earned the initial lead after taking the doubles …

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Allie and Kadie Hueffner call it quits

Feb. 21 was a confusing night for Allie and Kadie Hueffner of the Oregon women’s tennis team. After two games in southern California against UC Santa Barbara and Santa Clara University, the girls sat in the PDX airport waiting for their flight back home to Eugene. The weekend went well …

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Oregon women’s tennis team lose two players, gain one

As of February 21, sophomores Allie and Kadie Hueffner are no longer a part of the Oregon women’s tennis team, Oregon Athletics has confirmed. The sisters had been walk-ons for the last two seasons, but had regularly started in matches. The two were the only walk-ons. “Effective Saturday, Feb. 21, …

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Oregon women’s tennis: Ducks sweep Santa Clara University 7-0

It was Oregon’s second consectutive road game, but their fourth consecutive win. After a more difficult meet against UC Santa Barbara yesterday, today the Ducks made easy work of Santa Clara and swept the Broncos 7-0. Oregon secured the doubles point early on with wins from the No. 2 and …

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Oregon women’s tennis: UCSB falls to Oregon 5-2

The Ducks flew south to Santa Barbara, California to face off against UCSB in their first game of their two-match road trip. The Ducks made work of the Gauchos, winning 5-2. Oregon clinched the doubles point after wins from Nicole Long/Marlou Kluiving and Nia Rose/Alyssa Tobita. They won their matches …

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Oregon men’s and women’s tennis adds live streaming of matches

On Friday, Jan. 30, the University of Oregon men’s tennis team celebrated a sweep against Nevada at home in Eugene, 7-0. The day was also marked by another positive event for Oregon tennis: It was the first time varsity tennis matches were streamed live online. “Live streaming has been extremely exciting and a great …

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Nia Rose and Alyssa Tobita find instant chemistry as freshmen

Freshman Alyssa Tobita’s first impression of her current doubles partner, freshman Nia Rose, was less than ideal. It was the women’s tennis team’s first practice of the year and Rose was already late. “I was like, ‘Oh my gosh. Who is this girl on our team? She can’t even make …

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Oregon women’s tennis beats Iowa 4-3 in final game of homestand

Earlier this afternoon Oregon (2-2, 0-0 Pac-12) took on Iowa (4-0, 0-0 Big Ten) for what would be the Ducks’ final game of their homestand before heading to Santa Barbara, California next weekend. The Ducks edged out Iowa 4-3. Oregon claimed the doubles point, but not without effort. After splitting …

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Oregon women’s tennis earns first home win of the season against Montana, 5-2

The Oregon women’s tennis team took to the UO Outdoor Tennis Courts on Friday and brought home its first home win of the year over the Montana Grizzlies, 5-2. Nia Rose and Alyssa Tobita won 6-1 in the No. 1 doubles spot, setting the Ducks off in an early lead. …

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