Florida football hosted many of the country's premier high school football prospects on campus Friday as part of its annual "Friday Night Lights" recruiting visit weekend.
Ulysees Gilbert, a Trinity Catholic HS graduate and rising junior at the University of Akron, was named the Mid American Conference Preseason Defensive Player of the Year, one season after earning first-team all MAC honors in 2016.
A City of Gainesville summer basketball league for boys and girls is making a major impact on local juvenile crime.
The Oak Hall Eagles held a free football camp for Gainesville's M2M Eagles youth sports program, where teaching football was only a fraction of the focus.
Redshirt senior safety Marcell Harris suffered a torn Achilles tendon Wednesday during team workouts and will miss the 2017 season.