Mallory McGwire started at the beginning of the season, lost her starting job, and was then put back into the starting lineup with Lexi Bando’s injury. The key to her flexibility has been a team first attitude.
Oregon track is looking for significant improvement in New York this weekend over the season opener two weeks ago in Seattle. The indoor track season is short and offers limited opportunities to qualify for the national championships, so the Ducks need to capitalize this weekend.
Oregon has hired assistant number nine to run the special teams, which hopefully improve significantly from last year. Bobby Williams is a former head coach at Michigan State and spent from 2008-2015 at Alabama coaching special teams and tight ends.
In other coaching news, contract information was released for hires number seven and eight, confirming once again that I went into the wrong field.