Gator swimmers sweep Cavaliers


Published: Saturday, January 29, 2005 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, January 29, 2005 at 12:27 a.m.
The No. 2 Florida men's swimming and diving team beat No. 10 Virginia on Friday night at the O'Connell Center by a score of 128-113.
The win lifts the Gators overall record to 10-1, including a mark of 3-1 in the Southeastern Conference, while the loss drops the Cavaliers to 8-1 overall, with a mark of 3-0 in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The No. 3 women's team beat No. 15 Virginia to improve its record to 7-2 in dual meet action this season.
  • MEN'S TENNIS: Third-ranked Florida had to earn the doubles point before taking straight set wins in all of the singles matches as the Gators defeated Furman on Friday, 7-0.
    With the win, Florida moved to 2-0 on the season.
  • TRACK AND FIELD: Senior All-American Candice Scott took second place to former Gator Erin Gilreath, who broke her own world record in the weight throw at the UNC Invitational, while members of the men's squad competed at the Clemson Heptathlon Championships on Friday.
    Scott's toss of 23.23m/76-2.75 was the second best of her career and an NCAA automatic mark, while Gilreath reset her own world record with a heave of 24.11m/79-1.25.
  • WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Florida's game Sunday against No. 23 Vanderbilt in Nashville will be televised live in Gainesville on Cox Cable Channel 15 beginning at 1 p.m.
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