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Men’s Swimming Success At NCAA Championships

By on April 2nd, 2015

The men’s NCAA swim championships came to a close this past weekend. The Gator men finished fifth overall as a team. Since head coach Gregg Troy has been with the men’s team, they have placed in the top 10 at … Continue reading

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No. 4 Florida Women’s Swimming and Diving heading to NCAA Championships

By on March 19th, 2015

Florida Women’s Swimming and Diving is getting ready to compete in the NCAA Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina starting Thursday. The Gators have 12 competitors, with six returning from last year’s championships. Florida is tied for sixth of all the schools this season in number … Continue reading

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After SEC Success,Gator Swimming Looks To The Last Chance Meet

By on February 27th, 2015

The Florida men’s swimming and diving team won its third straight SEC title this past weekend at the SEC Championship meet at Auburn. With this win, the men now have 36 program titles. The women took third behind Georgia and Texas … Continue reading

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Gator Swim Teams At SEC Championships

By on February 17th, 2015

The Gator swim teams are both at the SEC Championships that start today at Auburn University. The Gator men are ranked number one while the women are number four. The men are looking for their third straight SEC championship and … Continue reading

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Gator Swimming Seniors Go Out With A Bang

By on February 5th, 2015

Both Gator men’s and women’s swim teams presented their seniors with a win in their last dual meet of the season on Saturday. Both teams won by a very comfortable margin; the men winning 195.5-99.5 and the women winning 187-105 against SEC foe … Continue reading

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Off Wins Over Auburn, Gator Swimmers Face Tennessee

By on January 29th, 2015

The Florida Gator swim teams take to the pool Saturday to face SEC rival Tennessee, coming off wins over Auburn. The men had a comfortable win beating Auburn 158-142. However, the women’s team didn’t have an easy time pulling ahead … Continue reading

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Top Ten Gator Swimmers To Take On Tigers

By on January 23rd, 2015

Florida swimming travels to Auburn to take on the Tigers on Saturday as the dual meet season comes to a close. The last time the two teams met, both the men and the women left with a win. Both teams have the upper … Continue reading

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Nick Alexiou’s Move from Virginia to UF

By on October 9th, 2014

Junior year isn’t really anything special for most college students, however 2013 All American freestyle swimmer Nick Alexiou is an exception. Alexiou transferred from the University of Virginia this past spring to swim for the University of Florida. Alexiou started … Continue reading

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UF Diving Coach Donnie Craine Dies In Accident

By on April 25th, 2014

Long time University of Florida diving coach Donnie Craine has died in a boating accident off the coast of Bokeelia in Lee County in Florida. Craine died Thursday and leaves behind a wife and three children. Craine spent 30 of … Continue reading

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Florida Men’s Swimming and Diving at NCAA Championships

By on March 27th, 2014

The top-ranked Florida men’s swimming and diving team opens competition in the NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas on Thursday. Last season, the Gators placed sixth, but were only 3.5 points from breaking into the top four. The Gators have placed … Continue reading

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