Nerves ran through Emily Heller’s small frame as the fourth grader stepped onto the field. Twin sister beside her, Heller gripped a lacrosse stick for the first time. She didn’t know it then, but the turf would become her domain and take her from Babylon, New York, to Gainesville.
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The Florida lacrosse team racked up several individual accolades and personal highs in its romp to a perfect 10-0 conference record and an NCAA Quarterfinals appearance.
The Gator lacrosse team welcomed attacker Madison Rielly as a transfer from Maryland Thursday.
Florida lacrosse welcomed defender Catherine Flaherty as a transfer from Maryland Wednesday.
Moments before the opening draw against Maryland, Florida lacrosse players Brianna Harris, Shannon Kavanagh and Kaitlyn Dabkowski embraced one another. The three took a few graceful steps before they simultaneously hopped into the circle, ready to ride the wave.
Florida’s stellar season ended unceremoniously in New York.
Florida battles Syracuse Saturday with a ticket to the Final Four on the line.
The orange and blue stormed the field, redemption in the air two months after a loss to the Dolphins.
Florida takes on Jacksonville University for a Sunshine State battle Sunday. Both squads cruised past their round one opponents to advance to the second round.
A hush fell over the crowd at Donald R. Dizney Stadium. The wind whistled through the net’s white polyester strings.
Florida lacrosse laces up to take on Mercer in the first round of this year’s NCAA Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championship.
Tim Tebow is headed home to Duval. As a tight end.
“Glorious” by Macklemore blared over the speakers at Donald R. Dizney Stadium.
The Gators face the Temple Owls in the AAC Championship at Donald R. Dizney Stadium Saturday.
The chants echoed throughout Donald R. Dizney Stadium.
The Gators have home-field advantage Thursday as they welcome the Cincinnati Bearcats to Donald R. Dizney Stadium.
The Florida sun beamed down onto the field at Donald R. Dizney Stadium.
The Gators lacrosse team returns to Donald R. Dizney Stadium Wednesday one last time in the regular season for a battle with the Liberty Flames.
The Florida Gators trudged to the locker room with a five-goal lead after a hard-fought first half that saw Old Dominion steal its first advantage of the weekend on a goal from midfielder Caroline Schaefer.
The Norfolk, Virginia, wind blew gusts of cool air through the polyester strings of the Old Dominion net.