When it comes to the realm of weight training, where clinking metal echoes and beads of sweat stain the floor, Matt DeLancey jumped in early.
Florida’s season came to a disappointing close Friday night, but one Gator left Cleveland as a national champion.
As the team is sitting on the mats, anxiously waiting for its last practice at the O’Connell Center to begin, Mackenzie Caquatto playfully tackles teammate Marissa King.
Shea Michaels enjoys an infusion of Gator spirit when he lights up.
As the most important meet of the season draws near, the Gators will be faced with a special test: mending two areas that need perfecting before the NCAA National Championships in two weeks.
In the week that flowed into the Southeastern Conference Championships, freshman Mackenzie Caquatto was ready to go.