Author Archives: Taylor Burke

Gatorzone Soccer

Fresh Faces: Talise Romain

As the school year and fall seasons approach there have been many “fresh faces” on campus. On this segment of Fresh Faces, I introduce you to Talise Romain, a freshman on the soccer team. Talise is from Naperville, Illinois. She started playing soccer when she was four years old, but soccer wasn’t the only sport […]


Good Luck Savannah

  Hey Gator fans, one of our very own soccer players has just returned from representing the national team in the World Cup. Savannah had the opportunity to play on the U-20 U.S.A team in Canada.   The team made it to the quarterfinal game where they ended up losing to North Korea, but Jordan […]


Gator Move with David Levin

Gator Move is a volunteer program run by student athletes at the University of Florida. Gator track and field athlete David Levin is the head of the program and he says that the program is meant to each elementary students about living a healthy lifestyle. Many athletes at UF are volunteering with the program, and […]

Eric Banks

Banks Overcomes Heart Surgery

Eric Banks is a golfer at The University of Florida and he has faced a wide variety of adversity. Banks found out his freshman year that he would need open heart surgery. After his surgery he says it was a struggle to come back. Eric’s parents, teammates, and coaches have all been big time supporters […]

UF womens soccer

Women’s Soccer Scared Straight

Hey there Gator and Grinders! As the Holiday season comes into full swing we decided to bring a special treat to you courtesy of the Women’s Soccer team. Watch as the team plays a prank on eachother with a strategically placed attacking spider at the door of their annual Halloween banquet.