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Chomping at Bits: Florida softball clinches series with Georgia

The Gators clinched their ninth-straight SEC series.

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Gator softball clinches series with Georgia: Florida picked up two wins against the Bulldogs at home this weekend, clinching the three-game series. The Gators shut out the ‘Dawgs, 5-0, on Saturday. It was Florida’s first shut out of Georgia since 2013. Yesterday, the Gators clinched their fifth SEC series of the season with a 4-1 win. The final game of the series will be played tonight, at 7:00 p.m. (Herb Brooks, Florida Gators)

Florida baseball avoids being swept by Tennessee: Sunday’s victory over the Vols stopped the Gators from going 0-3 in this weekend’s series. Tennessee knocked off Florida, 7-6, in ten innings on Friday to start the series. The Vols followed that up on Saturday by against besting the Gators in ten innings, this time in a 3-2 victory. Florida rebounded yesterday to avoid the sweep, and this time it was the Gators who picked up the one point victory in a 5-4 win. (Daniel Apple, Florida Gators)

Gator baseball has very little margin for error: Florida is 10 games above .500, but the Gators continue to be involved in an unusual number of one-run games.(Scott Carter, Florida Gators)

Feleipe Franks, presumptive starter: The redshirt freshman started Friday’s scrimmage and is likely to start for the Gators come fall. (Scott Carter, Florida Gators; Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun; Ryan Young, SEC Country)

All about the Orange & Blue Debut: On first team vs. second team and defensive playmakers. (Tyler Savitsky, Florida Gators; Matt Murschel and Chris Hays, Orlando Sentinel)

Kadarius Toney shows big play ability: Prepare for an offseason of talk about the true freshman. (Alex Peterman, Florida Gators)

UF lacrosse defeats Cincinnati: The Gators earned their fifth Big East victory of the season in a 19-2 rout of the Bearcats. (Dustin Ciraco, Florida Gators; Gainesville Sun)

Florida women’s tennis hosts home finale: In the Gators’ penultimate home match of the season on Friday, Florida picked up a 4-0 win over Ole Miss. Yesterday, on Senior Day, the top-ranked Gators defeated No. 16 Mississippi State, 7-0, with all three seniors winning their respective singles matches. (Kathy Cafazzo, Florida Gators; Gainesville Sun)

UF Men’s tennis splits the weekend: On Friday, the No. 14 Gators fell 6-1 to No. 13 Georgia. But Florida rebounded in Knoxville on Sunday, taking a 6-1 victory over the Vols. (Kelsey Bibik, Florida Gators)

He did it again: For the second time in a week, Tim Tebow hit a home run. (USA Today; R.J. Anderson, CBS Sports)

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