All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Hayward Field’

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    Devon Allen Speaks with FishDuck on Recent Success and Future With Ducks

    The last few months have been nothing short of spectacular for Oregon track and field freshman-sensation Devon Allen. In 2014, Allen has both made a name for himself and solidified his place in University of Oregon history as a star hurdler for the men’s track …

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    Ducks Shine on Days 1 and 2 of NCAA Track and Field Championships

    Day 1 of the 2014 NCAA Div. I Track and Field Championships at historic Hayward Field was highlighted by spectacular performances from multiple Duck athletes. Oregon’s Laura Roesler excited the home crowd while winning her preliminary heat and running the fastest overall women’s 800 meter dash …

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    Track Town USA: The Legacy Of Hayward Field Lives On

    Located on the University of Oregon’s Eugene campus, Hayward Field is one of the world’s most famous track-and-field-only facilities.  But before Hayward Field was the fan-filled, legendary home of insanely talented track and field athletes, it was a small, quarter mile dirt track named Kincaid …

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  • Fearless Leaders…of the Running Kind

    There is a reason Eugene is known as Tracktown, USA.  One of those reasons is that reading a list of Oregon’s Track and Field head coaches is like reading a list of who’s who in the sport. Since the track and field program was established …

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  • The Surprise Winner of 2013 NCAA Track Championships

    As the the final runner crossed the finish line on the last day of the NCAA Track & Field Championships Saturday, the Ducks – particularly the women’s squad – left behind a potentially historic season incomplete.  It wasn’t what many had hoped for, but still shows what a great program Oregon has.  …

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  • Hayward: Home to the Human Race

    During the Oregon Relays / Arkansas Dual, I got an inkling of the true meaning and experience of Hayward Field.  What is so incredible is its ability to unify all – from the average fan to the Olympic athlete.  Unlike Autzen or PK Park where there’s a deliberate barrier between fans and …

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  • When Hayward Field’s Magic Worked For The Ducks

    It has been almost 30 years since Oregon won its last NCAA men’s outdoor track and field championship.  The Ducks men’s team won its last outdoor championship in 1984.  One of the fascinating facts about Oregon’s track and field history is that all three of …

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  • Reign In Eugene

    Eugene, OR: The sun was out with a zero percent chance of rain Saturday in College Station, Texas, home of the Texas A&M Aggies.  That wasn’t the case at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon where the weather poured distress into the nation’s top-ranked men’s track team at the Pepsi …

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