Lacrosse · Spring Sports

Zebras make big impact in Gators-Terrapins tilt

MARYLAND 16, FLORIDA 14 With 21:03 remaining in the second half, Florida’s Sydney Pirreca scored to bring Florida within one goal of the #1 ranked Maryland Terrapins. However, upon checking Pirreca’s stick, the officials determined that it was too deep and disallowed the score. Maryland, who took over momentum with the disallowed goal, would score…… Continue reading Zebras make big impact in Gators-Terrapins tilt

Softball · Spring Sports

Barnhill tosses no-hitter in Gators home opener

FLORIDA 9, UNF 0 Kelly Barnhill pitched a no-hitter to lead the #2 Gators (6-0) past the North Florida Ospreys (2-4) on Wednesday. Florida’s offense exploded for nine runs, including seven in the bottom of the fourth inning. The Gators took an early lead when catcher Janell Wheaton singled up the middle scoring first baseman…… Continue reading Barnhill tosses no-hitter in Gators home opener

Gymnastics · Winter Sports

Kennedy Baker, Alyssa Baumann earn SEC weekly gymnastics honors

Florida gymnasts Kennedy Baker and Alyssa Baumann were awarded with SEC weekly honors for their performances last Friday. Florida defeated #10 Alabama at home behind the efforts of the SEC Specialist of the Week and the SEC Freshman of the Week. Baker was named the SEC Specialist of the Week after she completed a perfect-10…… Continue reading Kennedy Baker, Alyssa Baumann earn SEC weekly gymnastics honors

Fall Sports · Football

Former UF QB Shane Matthews to serve three months in prison

Last week, former Florida quarterback Shane Matthews was sentenced to three months in prison for his role in a pharmaceutical conspiracy scheme headed by former Gators linebacker Monty Grow. The Miami Herald’s Jay Weaver detailed the story on Monday, as Grow was unanimously convicted of healthcare fraud by a jury in Miami. Grow was convicted…… Continue reading Former UF QB Shane Matthews to serve three months in prison

Basketball · Uncategorized · Winter Sports

Embarrassing second half effort costs #23 Gators at home against Alabama

ALABAMA 68, FLORIDA 50 I purposely included Florida’s number 23 ranking in the title of this article because it will likely be the last time this year we see a number associated with this team until postseason play begins. Florida fans were treated to one of the worst halves of basketball by a Gators team…… Continue reading Embarrassing second half effort costs #23 Gators at home against Alabama

Softball · Spring Sports

11-year old Alexia Carrasquillo commits to Florida Softball

Florida softball coach Tim Walton received a commitment to his 2024 recruiting class Thursday night. Yes, you read that right. The 2024 recruiting class. Catcher Alexia Carrasquillo is the latest to commit to Walton’s staff. @_TimWalton @martin_lincoln @jen_schro I am excited to announce that I have committed to play for the Florida Gators! 🐊 Thank…… Continue reading 11-year old Alexia Carrasquillo commits to Florida Softball

Softball · Spring Sports

Barnhill, Lorenz on “watch list” for Collegiate Player of the Year award

On Wednesday, USA Softball announced the “watch list” for the 2018 Collegiate Player of the Year award. Two Gators were among the fifty student-athletes selected as juniors Kelly Barnhill and Amanda Lorenz were both named. Barnhill, a righthanded pitcher from Marietta, Georgia, earned the 2017 honor in addition to the Honda Award, and even won…… Continue reading Barnhill, Lorenz on “watch list” for Collegiate Player of the Year award