Oregon Ducks In Contention For Team Titles This Week


Oregon once again has an advantage, a home field advantage at Hayward Field this week for the NCAA Championships.

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The Oregon Ducks once again have a solid number of participants this week at the NCAA Championships at Hayward Field. 32 athletes will participate with an ‘O’ on their uniform. The Men’s team have a legitimate opportunity for another Team Title in front of the home fans and will begin their quest on Wednesday at Hayward Field. The Oregon Women’s team also has a chance, but will need some help.

The Oregon Ducks Women’s team lost two athletes, one being Jasmine Todd who left the program for unknown reasons and it was not injury related. According to FloTrack, Arkansas is the loaded team expected to run away with the top spot this week in Eugene. Texas, Texas A&M and Oregon are all capable of likely landing a spot in the Top 5. Last season, Jenna Prandini took the NCAA Championships by storm by participating and placing in multiple events, she has since gone pro and could be back in Eugene next month with an Olympics shot in the line during the Olympic Trials.

Autzen Zoo will have Live Coverage of the 2016 NCAA Championships at Hayward Field starting on Wednesday. Justin Phillips will have live hourly reports of the action on Newsradio 1120 KPNW locally in Eugene. Updates will also be linked here.

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The NCAA Championships start on Wednesday June 8th and run through Saturday June 11th. The Men’s Team Championship will be announced on Friday. The Women at the conclusion of events on Saturday..