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Q&A with SEC Swimmer of the Week Dan Wallace

By on January 24th, 2014

WRUF’s Tori Petry caught up with SEC Swimmer of the Week Dan Wallace to talk to him about the honor and find out a little more about the Scottish-born athlete for this week’s Gator Spotlight. Wallace earned the honor after … Continue reading

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VIDEO: FSU player cuts turf from field during Florida Alma Mater

By on November 30th, 2013

FSU linebacker Telvin Smith took part in Florida State’s “Sod Cemetery” tradition on Saturday after FSU’s 37-7 win over the Gators by cutting a chunk of sod from Florida Field. Meanwhile, the Florida band played the Alma Mater in the … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Gator Football falls to Florida State 37-7

By on November 30th, 2013

WUFT Sports & WRUF reporter Tori Petry recaps the Gators’ 37-7 loss to rival Florida State in this year’s Sunshine Showdown.

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Video: Gators vs. Razorbacks Football Recap

By on October 6th, 2013

Our own Tori Petry takes us through the Gators big win over SEC foe Arkansas.

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UF Assistant Swim Coach Gemma Spofforth Aims To Help Outside of the Pool

By on December 6th, 2012

On the University of Florida swim team, it would be easy to say new assistant coach Gemma Spofforth is great for the job because of her impressive swimming resume – Former Gator, British Olympian, and world record holder. But Gemma … Continue reading

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SEC Champion Gator Volleyball On The Road To Finish Conference Slate

By on November 20th, 2012

The Florida Gator volleyball team takes to the road to finish out its SEC season after winning the conference title outright on Sunday with a sweep over South Carolina. First, they’ll head to Auburn, Alabama to take on the Tigers on … Continue reading

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Friday Night Lights: Eastside at Gainesville

By on September 28th, 2012

Local high school football rivalry is in full force on Friday night as the Eastside High Rams take on the undefeated Gainesville Hurricanes.  Hurricanes coach James Thomson led his team to the 6A state semifinals last year, and his team is … Continue reading

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Life After Baseball for Chipper Jones

By on April 30th, 2012

For 23 years, Chipper Jones has been a professional baseball player. But, sadly for Braves fans, there will not be a 24th. On March 22, the Atlanta Braves third baseman announced that the end of the 2012 season would mean … Continue reading

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St. Francis, P.K. Yonge Headed To District Baseball Championship

By on April 25th, 2012

The St. Francis Wolves will face the P.K. Yonge Blue Wave on Thursday in the high school baseball District 3-3A Championship held at P.K. Yonge. No. 2 seed St. Francis earned a spot in the title game with a 6-4 … Continue reading

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Life Lessons From Gators Softball

By on April 13th, 2012

With 12 NCAA Tournament appearances and two appearances in the Women’s College World Series Final, the top ranked University of Florida softball program has seen a great deal of success since its inaugural season. However, the players and coaches who … Continue reading

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