Tagged: Mike White

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Simply Smashing: Recent Hitting Has Ducks Softball Hot!

In describing Oregon’s home run barrage against Washington, PAC-12 play-by-play announcer Ann Schatz said it best, “Off the pole, touch them all, I have never seen anything like this!” Oregon Softball capped a historic day with a school record eight home runs...

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Upstart Ducks Rattle the Softball World

It’s spring in Eugene and Oregon fans are flocking to see their favorite spring team battling toward a national championship. Here’s a surprise — it’s not the men’s or women’s track team, even though you’d probably have to take off...

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Oregon Softball: Winning by Hook or Crook

The Duck softball team plays a wicked game of small ball. Early in a recent game against Utah, Alyssa Gillespie walked and the next batter Jenna Lilley singled and Gillespie scored. Later in the game, Janie Takeda singled and stole second. Lilley...

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Ducks Play Aggressive Ball: The Beavers Crumble

Before the game with the Beavers, Oregon Coach Mike White told his star pitcher Cheridan Hawkins to “be aggressive.” White is a wise man; he knows that aggressive teams win ballgames. Hawkins followed White’s instructions throwing a no-hitter while blanking Oregon State...

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Ducks Sweep Kajikawa Classic

Ernie Banks once said, “Let’s play two,” but the Oregon Duck softball team slate of back-to-back-to-back double-headers over three days might have even exhausted the all-time great. The Ducks started the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe strong with shutout wins over...

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Duck Softball Opens Strong

The Oregon Duck softball team proved why they’re ranked as  the No. 2 team in the nation by trouncing both opponents in their opening doubleheader of the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe Friday. In the first game, Oregon crushed the Cal...