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Gator Baseball Ties Weekend Series With Duke

By on February 17th, 2013

The Gator baseball team tied up its weekend series with Duke. On Friday Duke beat Florida but the Gators came back on Saturday with a 4-2 victory to even the series at 1-1. Starting on the mound for the Gators was freshman right-hander, … Continue reading

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Gator Baseball Opens Season This Weekend Against Duke

By on February 15th, 2013

The 13th ranked Florida Gator baseball team takes the field tonight against Duke University to open its 2013 season. Gator coach Kevin O'Sullivan begins his sixth season at Florida and looks to take his team to the College World Series in … Continue reading

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Profile: Gator Softball's Lauren Haeger

By on February 8th, 2013

One of the toughest things to do in college softball is stand on the mound of clay and pitch a complete game. The signs from the catcher, the look in the batter’s eyes, the team anticipating your every move, the … Continue reading

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Gators Baseball Begins Official Practice

By on January 26th, 2013

Sophomore infielder Josh Tobias The Florida Gators baseball team is in full preparation for the 2013 season as the team took the diamond for their first official practice of the season Friday afternoon at McKethan Stadium. Despite the fact the … Continue reading

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Charlie Strong Turns Down Offer To Tennessee

By on December 6th, 2012

Former Gator assistant coach and current Louisville head coach Charlie Strong has declined a contract offer from Tennessee.  Strong was offered the contract Wednesday morning but decided to decline it a few hours later. Tennessee fired head coach Derek Dooley after an … Continue reading

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UF Women’s Basketball Hosts Troy Tonight

By on December 4th, 2012

The Florida women’s basketball team returns to Gainesville to host the Troy University Trojans tonight.  The last meeting between these teams was way back in 1979. Florida is returning from a four game road trip over the past two weeks.  On the trip they … Continue reading

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Newberry High School Loses State Semifinals In OT

By on December 1st, 2012

The Newberry High School Panthers were defeated at home by the top ranked and undefeated Trenton High School Tigers 36-35 in overtime in the Class 1A state semifinals Friday night.  Trenton moves on to play for the state championship on December 7th. The teams kept … Continue reading

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SEC Championship Game Preview

By on November 29th, 2012

Atlanta is anticipating the arrival of the Alabama and Georgia football teams on Saturday for the annual SEC Championship Game; the winner likely moves on to face undefeated Notre Dame for the BCS National Championship.  The loser could be out of the BCS … Continue reading

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Eastside Football Shuts Out Anclote In First Round of Playoffs

By on November 16th, 2012

The Eastside High School Rams football team finished tonight with a 37-0 victory against Anclote High School in the Class 5A-Region 2 quarterfinal.  Eastside’s defense shut out Anclote’s offense with several interceptions and forced fumbles.  The closest Anclote got to scoring a touchdown … Continue reading

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Men’s Gator Hoops Gearing Up For Opening Season Action

By on October 31st, 2012

The Gator men’s basketball team has been gearing up for the start of the 2012-2013 season.   Florida is ranked 10th in preseason for both the AP and USA Today Coaches  polls.  The Gators open their season with an exhibition game against Nebraska-Kearney in the O’Dome this … Continue reading

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