Category Archive for: ‘FishWrap’

  • Ducks Vs Vandy Baseball 037 E1362812442655

    Vandy’s Ziomek Dominates Oregon

    Let’s put it this way: it wasn’t pretty.  Oregon’s first whiff of a truly elite pitcher did not go over quickly, as the Ducks were utterly dominated by #2 Vanderbilt’s ace lefty Kevin Ziomek, 4-1 on Friday night at PK Park. After allowing a double …

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  • Ducks Lacrosse Victorious Against The Wildcats

    After an enthralling victory in triple overtime earlier this week, our Oregon Ducks stormed back to Papé field to take on the Davidson Wildcats.  Coming into this game, the Ducks have an upper hand, as they won all four of their previous matched against Davidson …

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  • Ducking Into Some Time Travel

    When I was young I looked forward to the paper being delivered (in the afternoon back then) for two reasons.  Sports and comics.  I read the sports page in its entirety.  I picked and chose among the comics.  Blondie?  Check.  Beetle Bailey?  Check.  Prince Valiant? …

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  • Ice-Cold Ducks Buried in the Rockies

    BOULDER, Colo. – It’s not the time of year to lay an egg, but that’s just what the No. 19 Oregon Ducks did at Coors Events Center in Boulder on Thursday night.  In a game that would have given Oregon a share of the Pac-12 …

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  • Altman and Larranaga: Restoring Hope to College Basketball

    For college basketball purists; those who care about balance and building programs, the end of the 2011-12 college basketball season was the sport’s absolute nadir.  The Kentucky Wildcats were national champions, despite being a team assembled in the mode of all recent teams under head …

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  • Oregon Unknowns: The Last Bad Years

    It’s been awhile since Oregon has truly failed in football.  Certainly, games have been lost and teams have failed to meet expectations over the years, but the simple fact is that since the early 80′s there have been few seasons when the Ducks have fallen …

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  • Meet Your New Ducks: Stretch Armstrong Wins The Day!

    The Oregon offense has become famous for its blazingly quick receivers and backs.  A vast majority of these athletes have been under 6’1″ or so, with a jaw-dropping ability to cut up and down the field; but what about that red zone possession receiver who …

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  • Michigan – A Game of Firsts for Oregon

      Coming off a lackluster performance against against a mediocre Stanford team, Oregon would be on the road for the second consecutive week.  This time the trip would be to Ann Arbor to face the Michigan Wolverines, who were coming off an unbeaten season, which …

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  • Recruiting Update: Magnificent Seven pull an “Andrew Jackson” in New Orleans

    Football Recruiting News Much like the general of yesteryear, Helfrich’s magnificent seven are running roughshod through the deep south.  Highly touted safety Mattrell McGraw (NR/River Ridge, LA) received an Oregon offer and will be visiting Eugene later in the spring season.  “This offer definitely puts …

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  • Moving Up in the World (of Men’s Basketball)

    With two games left in the season, and only seven days until the start of the PAC-12 Tournament, the regular season of Oregon men’s basketball is winding to a close.  The Ducks have made it this far with a record of 23-6, 12-4 in the …

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