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Florida's 3-1 win against Georgia Southern Thursday night marked her last home game as she retires at the season's end.
In the sides 17th meeting, Florida secured yet another shutout against the No.1 Seminoles.
While UF didn’t get the win to celebrate the occasion, a hard-fought 0-0 draw against No.18 South Florida seemed like the closest thing to a win without ever taking a lead.
In the second time scoring more than two goals this season, Florida came away with a strong victory to start the spring.
The Becky Burleigh era at Florida will come to an end after the completion of the season.
Florida’s Susi Espinoza gave her team a fighting chance against Missouri in the second round of the SEC Tournament on Sunday.
In a disappointing season for UF full of external skepticism, injuries, quarantines and close losses, head coach Becky Burleigh maintained one thing: her team doesn’t give up.
The keepers took center stage against a dark and windy backdrop in Florida’s regular-season finale at Missouri.
Florida coach Becky Burleigh returned to the sidelines Friday night following her mandatory quarantine due to COVID-19 contact tracing. Kentucky, meanwhile, was forced to play without coach Ian Carry after he tested positive for the virus.
After coming to Florida’s rescue many times this season, goal-keeper Susi Espinoza footed much of the blame on Friday night, as her costly 27th minute error led to the opening goal in UF’s 2-1 loss to Tennessee.