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Florida Soccer tops preseason SEC Coaches Poll

For the nineteenth time in the program’s twenty three seasons, the Florida Gators have been named the preseason favorite to win the SEC by the conference’s coaches. Florida won the SEC Tournament last season and advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament before falling to Auburn. Florida, ranked #7 in the national coaches…… Continue reading Florida Soccer tops preseason SEC Coaches Poll

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Savannah Jordan starts anew, signs with Portland Thorns FC

After a tumultuous start to her professional career, former Florida Gators soccer star Savannah Jordan has returned to the United States. The Portland Thorns Football Club announced the signing of Jordan on Tuesday in a press release. The 22-year old forward was a four time All-American at Florida and finished her college career second on…… Continue reading Savannah Jordan starts anew, signs with Portland Thorns FC

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Soccer season ends with disappointing loss to Auburn

FINAL: AUBURN 3, FLORIDA 1 GAINESVILLE, FL-  The Florida Gators suffered a crushing loss to SEC rival Auburn in the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA tournament.  Florida was the number one seed in the region, while Auburn was number four. Florida trailed 1-0 entering half as Auburn’s Brooke Ramsier scored in the 26th minute.  Florida’s…… Continue reading Soccer season ends with disappointing loss to Auburn

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Sweet 16 Bound: Florida defeats Wisconsin in double-OT

FINAL: FLORIDA 3, WISCONSIN 2 (2OT) GAINESVILLE, FL-  The Florida Gators are moving on to the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Division 1 soccer tournament after a 3-2, double overtime victory over Wisconsin on Friday. Florida scored the game winner after a perfect though pass from Mayra Pelayo to Meggie Dougherty Howard.  Howard then sent…… Continue reading Sweet 16 Bound: Florida defeats Wisconsin in double-OT

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Florida defeats FGCU 3-0, moves on in NCAA tournament

FINAL: FLORIDA 3, FLORIDA GULF COAST 0 GAINESVILLE, FL-  The Florida Gators defeated the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles 3-0 in the NCAA tournament’s first round of play Friday night at Dizney Stadium. The Gators finally took the lead in the 66th minute, after a scoreless first half, when Samantha Chung made a terrific pass to…… Continue reading Florida defeats FGCU 3-0, moves on in NCAA tournament

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Florida soccer earns #1 seed, will play FGCU on Friday

It was selection Monday for many sports across the NCAA. One of the sports featured was women’s soccer.  Florida just won the SEC Tournament, including a victory over previously unbeaten South Carolina and were rewarded with a number one seed in the NCAA tournament.  Florida’s first match will be at home on Friday against Florida…… Continue reading Florida soccer earns #1 seed, will play FGCU on Friday

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#15 Florida defeats #19 Arkansas in OT, wins SEC Tournament title

FINAL: FLORIDA 2, ARKANSAS 1 (OT) ORANGE BEACH, AL-  The Florida Gators have now won back to back SEC Tournament Championships.  The Gators were forced to overtime by Arkansas, but senior Brooke Sharp headed in the winning goal in the final minute of the first overtime. Savannah Jordan was able to score her 80th career…… Continue reading #15 Florida defeats #19 Arkansas in OT, wins SEC Tournament title