Oregonlive previews Friday’s Pac 12 Championship game against Utah. Utah has the best defense int eh conference and has a balanced offensive attack. Overall, this will likely be the biggest test of the season for Oregon.
Duck freshman Karson Bacon earned conference freshman of the week honors for her performance in the final week of the season. Bacon had 11 kills and 7 blocks on a .579 hitting percentage in the victory over Oregon State.
Softball will host an exhibition game with the USA national team this coming spring. Team USA will play a double header, first playing Southern Oregon before playing the Ducks. Oregon coach Lombardi says the exhibition is an excellent opportunity for the ducks to learn from the best.