Gators on both squads advance to finals after day one of SEC Outdoor Championships.
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Florida travels to Texas in hopes of repeating its 2018 glory in the SEC Outdoor Championships.
Florida’s track team finished its regular season in both Jacksonville and Baton Rouge this weekend, with only senior Connor Bandel returning to Gainesville with a victory.
Florida starts well as Tom Jones Memorial gets underway.
Out in the field, Florida boasted a trio of podium finishes.
The Gators impressed in both track and field on the first day of the Florida Relays.
A young Gator squad finishes in the top half with focus on future.
Six Florida athletes qualified for the finals Saturday.
The women’s team finished in second place and the men in fifth in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
On day two of the SEC Indoor Championship, Florida track and field started in second on the women’s side and third on the men’s. By the end of the day, they had fallen to 6th and 9th respectively.
On the first day of the SEC Championship, Florida had a promising start.
In Florida’s final regular season indoor meet, the track and field team finished sixth and eighth.
Despite all the high performing talent on Florida’s roster this year, the competition on Friday and Saturday will be the toughest it has faced.
Nine Gators broke into the top 10 in the South Carolina Invitational.
In a meet 330 days in the making, Florida walked away from the Carolina Challenge T-third place with four victories.
With championship season approaching for the indoor track season, an SEC championship is the expectation this weekend for the Florida men’s team in College Station, Texas.
The Gators continued their excellent indoor campaign, returning to the site of their first meet of the year and posting excellent results and exhibiting notable progress.