He is a lifelong Duck fan, despite his graduate degree from the University of Washington.
A former runner and wrestler, he follows those sports as well as Pac-12 football and basketball.
Ritchie lives in Salem with his wife and son.
You can reach him on Twitter @eli_ritchie
Ritchie: 2022 Pac-12 QB Performance Historically GoodThe transfer portal improved upon last year's mediocre crop of starters nearly overnight - November 18, 2022
Ritchie: Tough BYU Defense a Major Hurdle for DucksKeeping the Cougar running game under control, as Baylor did, may be the key to winning - September 16, 2022
- Ritchie: Can Dan Lanning Keep the Ducks Rising? - December 13, 2021