Teaching moments are a bittersweet commodity in sports.
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Shayna Pirreca saved the day.
The Florida lacrosse team’s season came to a close on Sunday in the Sweet Sixteen round of the NCAA Tournament.
Florida lacrosse is headed to the Sweet Sixteen.
The Florida Gators are the Big East Tournament champions.
Florida didn’t want to lose another game in Storrs, Connecticut.
Jim Darcangelo answered a phone call from back home in Maryland. It was his wife, Marilyn.
Florida is the regular season Big East champion.
Being a math major in college is no easy task. Devoting most of your time to playing sports can make it even more challenging. But senior Nora Barry has spent the last four years balancing those duties, both of which she has excelled at.
With just three regular season games remaining, Florida heads into the weekend atop the Big East standings in the team’s first year as a member of the conference.
If the Gators buys into the old saying that defense wins championships, Florida took a step in the right direction toward that ultimate goal in their thumping of Georgetown on Saturday.
To say that conference play has been kind to Florida this season would be an understatement. The Gators have dismembered their Big East opponents so far in the team’s first season as a member of the conference. It was more of the same on Saturday.
Young players who make an impact on their team day-in and day-out can be the most valuable ones on the roster. They can also spell out success for years to come.
Some people like change.