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2020 College Review:  The Florida Gators Up And Down 6-2 Season

2020 College Review: The Florida Gators Up And Down 6-2 Season

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  Author's Note:  I'll be going school by school over the summer to give a recap of the truncated college seasons   The Florida Gators Women's program had one of those seasons that gave both really high high's and headscratching lows. The team finished 6-2 and showed they could play at a level indicative of a championship contender but had trouble sustaining consistency.  How else do you explain back to back weekends of beating then #1 Maryland at College Park and then coming home to lose badly to a Loyola team ranked #12 by 11 goals?  That was followed by a home win over #3 Stony Brook and a road loss to #15 Dartmouth?  National pollsters needed Pepto Bismal on a weekly basis. Here's a link to the schedule/results HERE The Individual Statistics showed something that m...
Wax Off:  Gators Drop Midweek Contest to #15 Dartmouth

Wax Off: Gators Drop Midweek Contest to #15 Dartmouth

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via UF press release - photo by Hannah White   Box Score HANOVER, N.H. – The fifth-ranked Florida lacrosse team fell to the No. 15 Dartmouth Big Green, 13-9, on Tuesday afternoon at Scully-Fahey Field. Shannon Kavanagh led the way for the Gators on the offensive front, finding the back of the net four times. Brianna Harris dished out a team-high two assists to go along with her three goals. In the game, she became the 18th Gator to record 100 career points. Grace Haus added two goals on the day as well. Florida won the draw control battle, coming up with 14 during the game. Kavanagh led the way with seven draw controls, while Kaitlyn Dabkowski posted three on the afternoon. Defensively, the Gators caused five turnovers in the game: Emily Heller, Shelton Sawers, Em...
Florida D1 Weekend Recap!  Gators ‘Stone the ‘Brook’, JU Men ‘Moe’ning after Loss, JU Women Wear Out Hatters!

Florida D1 Weekend Recap! Gators ‘Stone the ‘Brook’, JU Men ‘Moe’ning after Loss, JU Women Wear Out Hatters!

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photo by Tiffany Franco   Busy weekend for for the 4 Division 1 programs in the Sunshine State!   UF Women: The Florida Gators continue their wax on, wax off season, earned their 2nd Top 3 scalp of the season with the 12-10 win over #3 ranked Stony Brook! Gators Post Top-5 Victory against No. 3 Stony Brook Excerpt: GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The No. 8 Florida lacrosse team pulled off the comeback victory against No. 3 Stony Brook, defeating the Seawolves 12-10 on Saturday afternoon. The Gators are now 3-1 against Top-25 opponents this season, including a 2-0 record against Top-5 teams. Shannon Kavanagh led the way offensively, registering four goals and an assist on the day. Grace Haus followed with a hat trick of her own, while Maggie Corbo pitched in a ca...
Mid-Week Update on Florida Colleges! JU Women Crack A Poll!

Mid-Week Update on Florida Colleges! JU Women Crack A Poll!

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  In my continuing quest to be more proactive on the college scene there's some interesting news to report on one of our Florida colleges. Jacksonville has received votes for the Nike/US Lacrosse Magazine Top 20, finishing at 22 for the week!  The Dolphins are 2-1 on the season with their only loss to #13 Michigan by 2 goals.  Jenny Kinsey and Sarah Elms lead the team with 11 goals each in the 3 games. LINK to the poll   The Tampa Women fell to Lindenwood on Tuesday.  Lindenwood rose to #1 in that very same poll for D2 Women and proved it with the 11-5 win in Tampa. LINK to press release   The Gators rebounded on Wednesday from their Saturday loss to Loyola (Md.) with a commanding 21-6 road win over Kennesaw State. LINK to press release   ...
Tough Weekend For Many Florida Colleges – Gators Fail to Follow Up Terp Win

Tough Weekend For Many Florida Colleges – Gators Fail to Follow Up Terp Win

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Like last weekend, we'll be posting the links to the college press releases in order to save time to keep working on the district information.  Some of the Sunday games have not come in yet, we'll add to this as they do. Florida Women: #4 Gators Fall to #12 Greyhounds Story LINK BOX SCORE SSC Men's Matchup:  Tampa Defeats FSC Tampa Press Release Tampa Box Score FSC Press Release PBA Men: Sailfish Drop Home Opener Against No.14 Ranked Queens Press Release BOX SCORE Saint Leo Women: #23 Lions Win Thriller Against Roberts Wesleyan Press Release BOX SCORE Saint Leo Men:  Eames Nets Five Lions' in Win at Young Harris Press Release BOX SCORE Stetson Hatters Downed at Fresno State Press Release BOX SCORE JU Men:  Dolan, Tyler Help Power Dolphins Past RMU at Tierney Field Press Release BOX...
The Florida College Scene:  Another #1 Goes Down to a Florida School!

The Florida College Scene: Another #1 Goes Down to a Florida School!

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While we are busy crunching the high school numbers and preparing the previews (yes, I am still dedicating plenty of time to that!), we'll go with a little more informal approach to our college coverage! Last night saw some really great action around the state. The Tampa Women, ranked #6 in the latest D2 poll, took down Newberry 19-6 last night: Women's Lacrosse Clobbers Wolves in First Road Game of the Season LINK BOX SCORE And it's the other two games last night that really garner the headlines, at opposite sides of the spectrum. In Boca Raton, it was the Debutantes' Ball for the Lynn Women. And in Lakeland, the #8 ranked Women's Moccasins took down #1 (and defending national champion) Adelphi 8-4! Wow!  Since it follows the Gators shocking take down of the Terps, this adds fuel t...
UF Women:  Four Gators Earn Weekly AAC Honors!

UF Women: Four Gators Earn Weekly AAC Honors!

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  via UF press release   GAINESVILLE, Fla. – After defeating No. 18 Colorado to open the 2020 season, four Gators earned nods from the American Athletic Conference, as the league announced Monday. Shannon Kavanagh was named AAC Midfielder of the Week – the 12th weekly conference award of her career. Cara Trombetta notched AAC Defender of the Week honors – the seventh league honor of her tenure at Florida. Both Sarah Reznick and Brianna Harris picked up their first weekly awards, with Reznick earning Freshman of the Week honors and Harris registering a spot on the Honor Roll. Kavanagh was tabbed as Midfielder of the Week after registering four goals, including the game-winner, against the 18th-ranked Buffs. She recorded two groundballs, two draw controls and caus...