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FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006
Gators to debut at pep rally
By KYLIE CRAIG
Exams kick off in a week. But before
the misery begins, UF students will
be offered the treat of another kickoff
- Gators football.
This Saturday, fans can get a sneak
preview of the season during the foot-
ball team's Orange and Blue game.
The festivities begin tomorrow with
"The Rally" a pep rally at 9 p.m. on
the Reitz Union North Lawn held for
the game. The Rally, which is hosted by
the Interfraternity Council, will feature
UF head football
S coach Urban Meyer,
the football team, UF
.'W Dazzlers, cheerlead-
Iball ers and Albert and
A Jimmy Buffet cover band named
The Landsharks Band, will play before
the pep rally at 7 p.m.
"It was such a great success last
year that we decided to expand on [the
rally] and turn it into a whole weekend
of events," said IFC Director of Special
Events Craig Thompson.
The Inaugural Orange & Blue Debut
All-Star Challenge, which features the
best men's and women's flag football
players at UF, will begin Saturday at
12:05 p.m. at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
SEE FOOTBALL PAGE 8
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University Athletic Association worker Carlos Morales, 38, paints the numbers on Florida Field on Thursday in
preparation for the Orange and Blue football game.
SG execs snag
By LYNDSEY LEWIS
Alligator Staff Writer
John Boyles was competing for more than control
over $12 million of student money he was compet-
ing for some of the best seats in The Swamp.
As Student Body president, Boyles will sit beside
SUF royalty at this Fall's football games, schmoozing
with such luminaries as wealthy donors and univer-
sity trustees from his seat in the President's Box.
Privileges like choice football seating are par for
the course for Student Government's No. 1 official,
who receives a myriad of perks in exchange for his
The Student Body president automatically earns
a spot on the university's Board of Trustees, which
is how he or she nets the prime travel and game day
"The Student Body president at UCF gets 20
grand a year, and we get like eight," said Student
Body President Joe Goldberg, who holds his title
until Boyles takes office May 1. The Student Body
president's salary is $8,196.
Despite a lower salary than his peers, Goldberg
admitted that it's good to be the king.
"I got to fly a couple times on [UF's private jet] for a
couple things, like going down to Miami," he said.
In order for him to stay in touch while cruising
the Florida skies, Goldberg also owns a full-service
BlackBerry device, which is funded through student
money at a cost of about $107 per month.
But the perks extend to more than just SG's king-
pin. Thanks to the efforts of Accent, SG's speakers
bureau, top student officials often dine with celebrity
guests who are in town to give speeches.
Sometimes, conquering Gainesville is not enough.
SEE PERKS, PAGE 8
UF reverses stance, allows student co-op to stay open
* THE LAWSUIT TO DECIDE WHO IS
CLO'S TRUSTEE WILL CONTINUE.
By DAVID COHEN
UF administrators decided Thursday
they want the low-cost Collegiate Living
Organization co-op to keep its doors open,
U With one year in
Coach Urban Meyer's
offense under his
belt and a star fresh-
man waiting in the
wings, UF quarter-
back Chris Leak will
need to produce in
his senior season.
contrary to the university's previous stance.
"It's good to know they are moving in our
direction and want to cooperate," former CLO
President John Jasinski said.
The university changed its stance because
of the steps CLO has made to improve its
situation, said UF spokesman Steve Orlando.
Since UF threatened to close CLO's doors in
January, the co-op has created a CLO Alumni
Foundation, which pledged $100,000 for re-
"We kind of need an entity that
doesn't stand to gain from CLO's
CLO Alumni Foundation Executive Director
pairs and legal fees.
"We like what we see with what they are
doing," Orlando said. "We are impressed with
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it. What they have done so far seems to be
headed in the right direction."
UF Fire Safety Inspector Richard Graves
gave the CLO 16 points in violations Monday.
It received a much poorer score of 404 in
Orlando said UF is dropping the portion
of its lawsuit against CLO that stated that the
SEE CLO, PAGE 8
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2, ALLIGATOR S FRIDAY, APRIL 21,2006
Friends of Library book sale
begins Saturday morning
Students relieved to put down
their textbooks and finally pick
up the novels of their choice will
find thousands of options when
scouring the semi-annual Friends
of the Library book sale, which
will begin Saturday at 9 a.m.
The sale is the largest of its
kind in Florida, with more than
300,000 books, records, games,
CDs, DVDs, audio, video, paint-
ings, posters, prints, puzzles
and magazines, according to the
Friends of the Library Web site.
A variety of classical and modem
fiction books, textbooks, large-
print books, first editions, rare
books, cook books and hobby
books will be available.
Most prices will range from
25 cents to $3, and profits will be
used for library support, library
staff scholarships, special projects
and county literacy projects.
The sale willbe open Saturday
through Wednesday, with differ-
ent hours each day. Items will
be 50 percent off Tuesday, and
many items will cost 10 cents
Wednesday, according to the
Volunteers play a large role in
organizing the event, and dona-
tions for the sale are collected
year-round. The event will be
held at 430-B N. Main St.
Theatre Strike Force
Orange and Brew, 10 p.m.
An improvisation group will
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presents this Jimmy Buffet
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Reitz Union Grand
Ballroom, 9 a.m.
Deaf performers will be
coming to perform for the
Reitz Union Rion Ballroom,
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Participants pay $7 for 20
pogs and two slammers.
Tickets are available today at
Rinker Hall in the first-floor
booth. Association of Active
Leaders in the Community and
Public (AALCP) will donate
the money to the Red Cross of
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FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006 0 ALLIGATOR, 3
Playboy targets UF men
* THE MAGAZINE IS LOOKING FOR
THE BEST DRESSED CAMPUS MEN.
By SHIRA KRAMER
Alligator Contributing Writer
Playboy bunnies step aside. This one's
for the guys.
Not the ones with six-pack abs, but the
ones who don't need mom's help finding
something to wear the ones with style.
Playboy is holding its first ever Best-
Dressed Man on Campus contest in a
search for eight students whose style best
represents one of 18 categories. UF males
graduating in 2007 or later could find them-
selves beside Playboy's finest, said Darren
Heitner, Playboy on-campus representative
Winners will get a paid trip to New York
where they will be photographed for the
magazine's October issue, according to the
contest Web site. They will also get a prize
package with styling products and clothes.
Contestants should have a unique style
that captures the concept of the chosen cat-
egory, he said. Categories range from Jock
and Hip-Hop to Prep and Bookworm.
"We're hot right now."
Playboy on-campus representative for UF
Heitner said that while looks matter,
it's still important to fit the category you
Because UF has been in the spotlight after
winning the men's NCAA Championship,
students might have an advantage, he said.
"We're hot right now," Heitner said.
To enter, students are to submit five
to 10 full-length photos of themselves in
various outfits, along with personal di-
mensions. It should be sent to Heitner at
firstname.lastname@example.org by April 28.
Student noise irks residents
Slippery when wet
A biker rides through water flowing out of a fire hydrant on 12th Street on
Thursday. The fire hydrant was hit by a BellSouth truck, causing water to flood
the street for about an hour until Gainesville Regional Utility workers shut off
By RACHEL B. ANDERSON
Alligator Contributing Writer
After two and a half hours of heated dis-
cussion, Gainesville officials and concerned
residents were sure of one thing: Student
rentals in local neighborhoods mean loud
parties, packs of cars and too much beer.
The Public Safety Committee held a joint
meeting Thursday with the Community
Development Committee to talk about how
to close loopholes in the city's policies deal-
ing with parking, noise and over occupancy
in single-family neighborhoods.
Former Mayor Mark Goldstein expressed
dissatisfaction over the subject, which he and
other residents said has been on the agenda
for far too long.
"Are we dreaming?" Goldstein asked.
"We've dreamt in this room for too many
Twenty-five gears to be exact, Gainesville
resident Kathy Meiss said. A resident of the
Spring Tree neighborhood, Meiss told local
-officials their point system doesn't work and
a "major attitude change" is needed.
Similar to points accumulated on a driv-
er's license, the current system gives code
violators one point for each violation. That
point has traditionally stayed on record for
90 days. But on Thursday, city officials voted
to propose lengthening the time period
to one year and to increase fines for noise
They hope the change will decrease the
likelihood of students patiently waiting until
the 91st day to throw their next party, which
Community Development Director Tom
Saunders said he's heard occurs.
Also, officials proposed to create a track-
ing system to determine if cars habitually
parked on lots actually belong to property
The proposals will be sent to the City
Commission for approval.
Like many of the city meetings regarding
student renters this year, no students were
present to address the issue.
UF economics senior Jordan Siviglia, 22,
who has lived in an off-campus house since
August, said that students are the ones being
"We have a neighbor that hates our guts
for no reason," he said, explaining that the
man wrote a letter to city officials in which
he gave the students the title of "barbar-
"We're all seniors, and we're really not
wild," Siviglia said, "but every time it gets
above a whisper, they call the police."
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Wireless gets communal
By DEENA WLODAWSKI
Alligator Contributing Writer
After working a 12-hour shift as the
head chef at a local Gainesville steakhouse,
Bennett Depew returns home, logs onto the
Internet and begins surfing the Web.
The 27-year-old doesn't pay for an
Internet service. He uses the
Student wireless signal being broadcast
Life by his unsuspecting neighbors.
"It's not as though I'm walk-
ing around the neighborhood
with one of those Wi-Fi signals trying to pi-
rate people's Internet," Depew said. "I turn
on my computer and 15 signals come up."
And Depew's behavior is far from un-
Using a neighbor's wireless Internet
signal is a common practice known as "pig-
gybacking." It can slow the speed of some-
one's Internet connection, as well as leave
the victim vulnerable to Internet crimes.
Gerald Haskins,.senior lecturer of the
Department of Computer and Information
Science and Engineering at. UF, said there
is no statute that specifically makes pig-
gybacking illegal, but a prosecutor could
deem the behavior an invasion of privacy
"The problem is most people that this
happens to don't know it's happening, so
it never gets reported to anyone," Haskins
Haskins first began teaching classes
about the Internet in the early 1990s. In re-
cent years, he has taught his students about
activities such as "war driving," which
is when people drive around with their
laptops looking for a wireless signal. Some
people even fly single-engine airplanes over
cities to search for a signal, he said.
But most piggybackers aren't quite as
When Barrett Hollis needs to take a quiz
for one of his classes or complete a traffic
course online, he finds it hard to rely on his
old Internet router. The 22-year-old UF stu-
dent uses his own signal when he wants to
surf the Internet or talk to his friends, but he
uses his neighbors' signals when he needs
an uninterrupted online session.
"Technically, it's their fault for leaving
[the Internet connection] open," said Hollis,
who has been tapping into wireless signals
since Fall 2005. "It's kinda like if you leave
your house and leave all the doors open."
Hollis said whoever does not want
people logging onto their network should
encrypt and make it impossible to do so.
Rick Mulligan, director of public affairs
for Cox Communications, said his primary
concern is that the piggybacker could leave
a victim open to police speculation if an il-
legal actis committed.
"It's kinda like if you leave your
house and leave all the doors
"I don't think people believe it's going
to happen to them," Mulligan said. "They
think the threat is not real, but there are mil-
lions of people doing this."
Detective Joseph Mayo of the Gainesville
Police works in the Internet Crimes
Division, which has been around for about
three years. He said he personally receives
about five reports of Internet crimes a week,
including Internet fraud,-hackers and theft
or destruction of intellectual property.
Of these crimes, a few are investigated
each week, and usually one case leads to
"I've heard the. worst stories in the
world, you know," Mayo said. "And they
get away with it. It's really a sad state of
The only way to ensure that one's com-
puter is protected from piggybacking is to
encrypt it so a password is required to log
Mulligan said Cox Internet subscribers
agree to an Acceptable Use Policy that re-
quires the encryption signal to be activated.
However, Mulligan recognizes that most
customers do not encrypt.
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Yumiko Goto, a second-year graduate student, checks out ceramic bowls
on the Reitz Union Colonnade during H.O.T. Clay's spring pottery sale.
Top 10 plan under review
By LINDSEY FRANCO
UF President Machen has spent two
months drafting the university's newest
plan to become a Top 10 public research
university. But most faculty members
will have to wait an additional two weeks
before the president seeks their opinions
on the crucial document.
At Thursday's Faculty Senate meet-
ing, Chairwoman Kim Tanzer offered
senators a chance to adopt the plan with-
out seeing it or wait until a May meeting
to review the document and weigh in.
"This leads us to kind of a conun-
drum," Tanzer said.
Thus far, faculty input on the plan has
been limited to the Senate's Academic
Policy Council, a six-member group.
Three council members have worked
with Machen to make recommendations
for the plan, Tanzer said.
Machen's effort, known as the
Strategic Work Plan, was unveiled to the
Board of Trustees at a February retreat.
College deans saw
Sthe plan and had the
opportunity to sur-
vey faculty members,
Sbut some professors
S say they never heard
about the plan until it
c- Senators will be
allowed to see the
revised document beginning today and
will have two weeks to review the plan
before the Senate's May 4 meeting.
"This is an opportunity for faculty to
be much more involved in policy mak-
ing," said Richard Yost, a chemistry pro-
fessor and faculty senator.
Also at Thursday's meeting, Yost was
elected to the Senate's No. 2 position. He
will serve under Danaya Wright, who
will take over for Tanzer on May 15.
Activist addresses racism
* JACKIE BROWN HAS OVERCOME
RACISM TO RUN FOR MAYOR.
By AIMEE SACHS
Alligator Contributing Writer
Jackie Brown was one of two pupils in
her third-grade class who didn't receive
an invitation to a classmate's birthday
When they asked the girl why the two
weren't invited, she replied, "My father
doesn't want any n****rs at the party."
This was one of many experiences with
racism Brown, a Jacksonville activist and
mayoral candidate for the 2007 election,
shared with anthropology instructor Scott
Catey's Race and Racism class Thursday.
Brown opened up to the class of about
65 about how racism affected her life and
how she ultimately overcame it to run for
mayor of Jacksonville.
The first in her family to graduate
high school, Brown became pregnant her
sophomore year of college and dropped
out to live in public housing while raising
Brown explained one of the lowest
points in her life was when she didn't
get a job at a bank despite achieving the
highest score on the aptitude test. She
said that at the time, she didn't seem to fit
the part at the interview standing out
in a bright yellow jacket with matching
"My hope was shattered," Brown said.
"I- wouldn't even look at myself in the
mirror because all I saw was failure."
Brown faced another blow after she
got her business degree and turned her
father's business into a $5 million com-
White contractors held their earnings
and'put the company out of business, she
Brown said she felt powerless until
her life took a dramatic turn.
After a newly elected mayor fired
Jacksonville's black fire chief in 2003,
Brown vowed to fight him.
"That was when a political star was
born," she said of her newfound activism.
"I have not shut my mouth.since then."
Brown told the class that racism is still
a major issue that will depend on today's
generation for improvement.
"This is the 'now' generation," she
said. "You all have the power to make
FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006 u ALLIGATOR, 5
Complaint forces removal of busy ambulance unit
By DOMINICK TAO
A county ambulance housed in the wrong zone is now out
of options and will soon be out of town.
Alachua County Fire Rescue's busiest unit, Rescue One, is
being forced to move from its station in Northwest Gainesville
because it is in an area zoned for only office or residential use.
"They absolutely have to be out of that location by the end
of April," said AFR spokeswoman Megan Crandall.
The rescue unit must move because the
Around city received a complaint, which AFR offi-
cials speculate might be from a neighbor.
"Somebody had to complain -, code
enforcement told us so," said Edwin Bailey, Alachua County's
deputy fire chief. "Code enforcement is a complaint-driven
But Alachua County emergency officials said the complaint
could mean trouble for Gainesville residents.
"If we move that truck out of the area, the call load would
be shifted to other units," Bailey said. "We're having to move a
unit that has considerable need in the city."
In 2005, Rescue One responded to more than 3,500 calls,
which is "ten calls every 24-hour period," Bailey said.
When moved, the ambulance could end up at another sta-
tion near the intersection of Northwest 34th Street ind U.S.
Highway 441, which is about three miles north of its current
location at 1904 NW Sixth St.
Between 2002 and early 2006, Rescue One leased a building
at 1031 NW Sixth St. an address also zoned for residential
use, said Saul Silber, the property's owner.
Crandall said they operated at that location without any
complaints. In February, the rescue unit moved to its current
location because the county's lease with Silber had run out.
Bailey said that's when somebody complained, but he was
not sure Monday why the complaint was filed.
"Our crews are very sensitive to areas like that. They
wouldn't go out and blow their lights and sirens when it isn't
necessary," he said.
AFR is not fighting the decision.
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Only the Alachua Fire Rescue ambulance peeking out from the back gives any real indication that the house at 1904 NW
6th St. is Rescue One's current home. The station is being closed down due to a complaint, and its future is uncertain.
UF Men's Ultimate Frisbee team wins championship
By JENNIFER EASTMAN
Alligator Contributing Writer
They came. They threw. They
The UF Men's Ultimate Frisbee
team brought home the Sectional
Championship from Athens, Ga.,
"We were excited to go to the
tournament, play well and continue
to improve with each game," said
Bill MacQueen, team co-captain and
third-year law student. "We're hap-
py to finally take home a Sectional
The championship gave UF a bid
in the regional tournament in North
Carolina on April 29 and 30. Of the
seven participating teams, Florida
will be seated No. 1.
The team has been ranked No. 1
this season by the Ultimate Players
Association, the governing body
of Ultimate Frisbee, and currently
has a record of 39-1 this season,
The top two teams from the
regional tournament will win a
bid for the national tournament in
For those not familiar in the
realm of the disc, the sport may
"Ultimate requires a lot of the
athletic ability and physical endur-
-ance of soccer, combined with the
passing skills of football," said Cyle
Van Auken, co-captain and English
senior. "You're constantly moving
and making cuts for the disc."
He added that Ultimate Frisbee
"We've eaten, slept and
bled frisbee. The pay-off
will be winning the game to
go to nationals. We won't
settle for less."
Cyle Van Auken
UF Men's Ultimate Frisbee
is the most physically demanding
sport he has played. The team has
been working vigorously to prepare
for the competition.'
"We have three two-hour prac-
tices combined with two track work-
outs weekly," Van Auken said. "We
normally do a number of sprinting
exercises followed by a stadium
(Students and Employees)
After remaining undefeated
through two days and six games at
the sectionals tournament, Florida
met with one of its biggest rivals, the
University of Georgia Bulldogs, for
the championship game.
"We knew we would be play-
ing GeQrgia in the finals and that it
would be a great game," MacQueen
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It's been a long, busy week. Between all the preparation for
finals, the course projects to be handed in and the apartment
shopping, we're guessing that students missed a lot of the
week's news. But that's exactly why we at the Department of
Darts and Laurels are here: to keep you informed of the latest
adventures and misadventures of people in the news.
So sit down, strap in and watch us while we pick the week's
winners and losers in another edition of our very own...
Darts & Laurels
We begin by issuing a well-deserved getting-to-the-top-
ain't-easy LAUREL to Gainesville band Velveteen Pink.
When the bandmates, who are all UF students, entered in
the mtvU television show "Best Music on Campus," they had
no idea.how it was going to turnout.
Now they're one of five bands left from a starting pool of
And that's quite a feat.
At stake are a music video deal and a recording contract
with Drive-Thru Records. Together, the prizes are valued at
about $20,000. The winner, which will be announced in May, is
selected largely based on student voting.
You can log on to www.bestmusiconcampus.com to check
the band out and show your support.
But the members of Velveteen Pink aren't the only Gators
making a name for themselves.
That's why we're delivering a good-press-has-never-been-
so-easy-to-come-by LAUREL to David Finkel.
On Monday, the UF alumnus and The Washington Post
writer brought home a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on the
U.S. government's attempts to democratize Yemen.
And where did Finkel get his start in journalism?
Down the street at The Independent Florida Alligator.
"It was a great start," Finkel said. "The Alligator meant ev-
After all, where would Finkel be without the lessons he
learned while working here? Probably lying in a gutter some-
where begging passersby for change.
We're just glad things turned out for the better.
But things didn't turn out so well for Cingular Wireless cus-
tomers on Wednesday.
That day, Cingular users in Gainesville, Naples, Ocala,
Orlando, Polk City, Tampa and Albany, Ga., were without
service. UF sophomore Matt Krueger eloquently summed up
many customers' sentiments.
"Cingular sucks," he said.
At the Cingular Wireless store on Southwest 34th Street,
customers were lining up to express their dissatisfaction.
Disgruntled individuals were told to call customer service with
Their response was predictable: "How?"
But while the customers were upset, we were surprised at
how much better peoples' driving was during the outage. So
we're delivering a way-to-take-one-in-the-name-of-public-safe-
ty LAUREL to Cingular Wireless for, we think, averting more
traffic accidents in a single day than any other organization in
Maybe Cingular should have these outages more often.
After all, if it saves just one life, then it's worth it.
On the national scene, we feel compelled to give a there's-
no-excuse-for-being-so-damn-crazy DART to Tom Cruise. GQ
Magazine reported that Cruise apparently had some unusual
plans following the birth of his daughter.
"I'm gonna eat the placenta. I thought that would be good.
Very nutritious. I'm gonna eat the cord and the placenta right
there," the actor reportedly said.
Cruise later claimed he was only kidding. But we really have
to wonder why somebody would kid about that kind of thing.
It's time Cruise broke out of his Scientology-induced haze
and came back down to earth with the rest of us.
Eat a placenta?
Seriously. That's just freaking gross.
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Many executives don't deserve their pay
earlier this week, the bankrupt Delta Air Lines asked
employees nationwide to clean the company's air-
planes at night without being paid. However, the
employees will not go without any compensation. The
airline plans to reward their eight-hour shifts of clean-
ing floors, windows and bathrooms with free T-shirts.
Furthermore, the company states that employees choosing
to work for free are extended the lucrative opportunity to
show pride in their company.
That offer was actually accepted by some of the airline's
employees. But the vast majority appropriately viewed it
as a ridiculous request that appealed to the sensibilities of
a bygone era. Nowhere is the disappearance of corporate
morale more evident than in the airline industry, where
hard times and bankruptcy have been a way of life for
years. These economically harsh times have been further
exacerbated by strained relations between airlines' man-
agement and its employees.
This animosity spurs from one primary source: the
grossly incompetent and oblivious behavior of these com-
panies' upper-level administrators.
With the increase in oil prices and the threat of terror-
ism in recent years, airlines have naturally hit on hard
times. However, instead of reacting appropriately, the
management teams of companies such as United, Delta
and Northwest airlines saw the hard times as a reason
to begin securing their own pensions while looting those
of the functional employees. Management teams are con-
fronted with neither personal nor corporate culpability for
the airlines' failures. Indeed, bonuses and raises have been
awarded to chief executive officers, chief financial officers
and other managerial prima donnas even in the face of
corporate financial ruin.
Even more callously, when its airline publicly hits the
rocks,,management turns to the employees requesting
drastic salary cuts and other severe concessions. These
The views expressed here are not
requests are accompanied by ulti-
matums and appeals to company
pride. Any rational individual
Should naturally choke on the con-
cept of company pride, especially
S '4f- when those using it to persuade
Scott Gilton them have bled the company dry
through poor business decisions
Scott Strikes Back and selfish acts.
email@example.com The media often details an
airline's troubles as being a result
of pilots, flight attendants and
other workers going on strike. These workers are por-
trayed as stubborn and self-centered, willing to destroy
their company in a childish fit. However, nothing could
be farther from the truth. These employees merely refuse
to legitimize the hypocrisies of the managerial class and
resist the disgusting national trend of glorifying upper-
In some ways, the airline industry may be prophetic of
the future of business in America. CEOs who have failed
abjectly on many levels are rewarded through lateral pro-
motion or at the very least are given financially profitable
farewells for their attempts.
In reality, these charlatans should be run out of their
industries on a rail, if for no other reason than corporate
Many CEOs are wise and intelligent businesspeople,
leading their corporations to success through excellent
tactics and foresight. Many others, however, are bumbling
fools or crooks, propelled to a position far beyond their
abilities by a combination of privilege and dumb luck.
They succeed through the fact that many companies
are so strongly established and entrenched that things are
nearly impossible to foul up.
Scott Gilton is a decision and information sciences senior.
His column appears on Fridays.
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Women should band together to help protect their rights
Last month, South Dakota Gov. Michael
Rounds signed into law a bill banning
abortion in virtually all cases. About
ten additional states, including Florida's
neighbors Mississippi, Alabama, and
Georgia are currently in the process of
passing similar bills. How does this affect
women in Florida? Proponents of these bills
hope to challenge and eventually overturn
Roe v. Wade, which would put abortion in
jeopardy in everywhere.
Ever since we won the right to abortion
in 1973, our rights have been restricted at a
steady pace. Lack of clinics, waiting periods,
high costs, parental notification, insufficient
providers and mandatory counseling ses-
sions all contribute to a mounting wall that
obstructs a woman's right to an abortion.
The freedom to decide when and if we
Stephanie Seguin bear children
Liz Albelo is critical to
Speaking Out our liberation
We can't be
on equal footing with men if we can't make
life-altering decisions, like whether to carry
a pregnancy to term. Childbearing is physi-
cally dangerous and -hard work, and we
should be able to decide whether or not we
want to do it.
These attacks on abortion are part of a
larger attack on birth control. The Food and
Drug Administration continues to delay
its decision to make the morning-after pill
available for over-the-counter use, and some
states are introducing "conscience clauses"
into law, which allow pharmacists to refuse
to distribute birth control. Also, the South
Dakota bill contains dangerous language
declaring that life begins when an egg is
fertilized. This language puts methods of
birth control that can work after fertilization
in jeopardy like regular birth control pills
and the morning-after pill.
How can we prevent these attacks on
our rights? History has shown us that when
women get together they are capable of out-
standing victories. In 1989, after the Supreme
Court's Webster decision that allowed states
to restrict abortion, then-Florida Gov. Robert
Martinez called a special legislative session
to be the first state to impose restrictions on
abortion. Over 10,000 women showed up at
the capitol demanding abortion rights not be
touched. No restrictions were passed, and
Martinez was defeated in the next election.
States around the country that were watch-
ing Florida before imposing their own restric-
tions on abortion held off.
The way we won the right to an abortion
in the first place was by women getting or-
ganized. Together we have been able to beat
back some of the restrictions and efforts to
take away our hard won rights, and together
we will push forward for more. We demand
complete control in making the decision
whether to have a child, as well as programs
that make raising a child easier, like paid pa-
rental leave and universal child care. We can
go forward again. If you want to get involved
in winning more rights for women, come
to Gainesville Women's Liberation's speak-
out for abortion and birth control on April 25
at noon in the Plaza of the Americas.
Stephanie Seguin and Liz Albelo are members
of Gainesville Area NOW.
Loose definitions of intolerance are counterproductive
William Foster's letter bashes Florida Republicans for "their
hateful homophobic activities," implying that support for the
preservation of traditional marriage somehow constitutes fear
or hatred of gays. Foster is intelligent enough that he should
distinguish between hateful or fearful intolerance and what is
simply resolute disagreement.
If supporting a ban on gay marriage reveals an intolerant
view, then the same is true of hawking homosexual marriages
- which shows intolerance of the idea that heterosexual mar-
riage is the only legitimate kind.
Such loose definitions of intolerance are counterproductive.
A disagreement can exist without condemnation of immorality
or weirdness and without accusations of hate or intolerance.
Further, a state ban on gay marriages would hardly affect
UF students, unless they happen to be gay and
trying a member of the same sex in Florida soon.
dents likely do not fit that category.
Alligator shouldn't make assumptions about
Dominick Tao wrote a fantastic piece for the.
relied on two flawed assumptions.
First, it was assumed that Rep. Jim Da
Democrats' nominee for Florida governor. He di
Sen. Rod Smith. Rod Smith is running nearly n
with Davis on fundraising he shouldn't be d
plan on mar- early. Polls at this time show neither candidate has good name
Most UF stu- identification with the voters.
The other assumption is that Attorney General Charlie
Joshua Cunio Crist will run against Davis. It is foolish to discount the other
2LS Republican contender, Chief Financial Officer Tom Gallagher.
Maybe because of the type of Southern voters he appeals to, his
supporters are convinced Gallagher will rise again. He has a
very capable staff with a strong grassroots base I am inclined
t nominees to believe them.
Alligator that At any rate, as one of the few news sources students read,
it is irresponsible for the Alligator to assume someone will be
vis was the a party nominee so early. The nominations in both parties are
didn't mention still wide open.
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Man found shot in hotel still in critical condition
* A MAID FOUND THE MAN
BOUND AT THE FEET.
By DREW HARWELL
Alligator Contributing Writer
A man was found bound at the
feet with a gunshot wound to the
head Thursday morning at the Red
John Edward Curtis, 36, was
taken to Shands at UF in critical
condition after a maid found him,
Alachua County Sheriff's Office
Sgt. Stephen Maynard said.
The maid at the Red Roof Inn
at 3500 SW 42nd St. found the
man and called 911 at 11:19 a.m.,
Deputies on scene found Curtis
lying on the floor with
Public an apparent gunshot
Safety wound to the head,
said Maynard. The
material used to bind his feet has
not yet been released.
When the deputies arrived,
they found the room in a "state of
disarray," Maynard said.
He said the shooting appears
to be suspicious, but no suspects
have yet been identified.
Curtis checked into the hotel
Wednesday around 9:30 p.m.
Maynard said Curtis had a resi-
dence in Gainesville in 1997, al-
though it was unknown Thursday
where Curtis' current residence is.
The sheriff's office is currently
investigating the scene and ques-
tioning potential witnesses.
Anyone with information about
this incident is encouraged to
contact the sheriff's office at (352)
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Last Summer, SG's top officials embarked
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"I don't feel like I'm better than anyone
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Though Weiss acknowledged the perks
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The Orange and Blue game will begin
immediately after the challenge. Last year,
more than 58,000 fans showed up to watch
the team play.
"I'm excited about. my last Orange and
Blue game," UF senior Robbie Manners
said. "Hopefully they'll be an even bigger
turnout than last year."
The losing team will return to campus
Sunday morning at 9 a.m. for the second
annual Orange and Blue Service Project.
The event will start on Flavet Field.
The UF Physical Plant Division, along
with football players; fraternity members
and anyone else who chooses to par-
ticipate, will help plant 400 trees around
The IFC, the University Athletic
Association, the UF Alumni Association,
Student Government, Gator Nights and
the physical plant helped put the week-
end's events together.
Orange and Blue Spirit Bands will be
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halls and the Reitz Union for $1. All
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university wanted the Northwest 15th
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'An Alachua judge made UF's Board
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but repealed the judgment this month.
Because of that, UF does not have the
authority to dose the CLO, said Scott
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UF officials still want to be the CLO's
trustee, Orlando said, despite the judge's
"We do because we feel that those are
our students," he said. "We feel we would
still like to look out for their welfare."
A date has not been set for an Alachua
judge to state who the rightful trustee is.
"Trusteeship is in limbo right now,"
CLO Alumni Foundation Executive
Director Don Liguori said.
He said the foundation would be the
best trustee for the CLO because they
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from CLO's demise."
If the CLO were to dose, the money
made from the public sale of the property
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town and campus. Lucky to snag it. Avail.
after grad. Call 941-661-6517 4-26-7-1
2 BR/2 BA CONDO FOR THE FALL
University Commons on Archer. 1 mi from
UF! Fully furnished, W/D, pool, $400/mo per
room. On 2 bus routes. AvailAug. 15th. Call
M roommate needed w/owner/student 3/2
house.'Williston & SW 21st Terr area. Extras,
furn, utils, cable, etc. W/D, full kitchen. Refs.
req'd. Responsible, fun, serious student.
$450/mo w/dep Disc av&il 386-235-5400
Aug rental 4BR/4BA-Countryside. Furn avail,
W/D, full kitch, by pool/hot tub. Secure, wire-
less, cable, utils incl. Bus route. Free park-
ing Best unit/price $435/each. Disc avail.
386-676-9703. email email@example.com
1BR in 2BR/BA apt in Pinetree Gardens
available for summer. Room incl pvt bath
and free cable/internet. $350/mo plus 1/2
utils. 561-703-9343 4-26-7-1
Cable, e-net, util, wireless + much more free
waiting for you @ La Mancha. All you need
is your clothes. Full amen. Walking dist from
UF, 4 Br's avail, summer leases avail. $380
firstname.lastname@example.org or 561-386-8526 4-24-5-1
1/1 Condo for Fall. Enormous size + very pri-
vate. Fully furn. incl. tv, 2 twin beds sofa bed,
& dishes. Easy bike ride to UF & Shands.
$599/mo. 352-331-3241 or 757-753-4683.
Fall 2006: Fully furnished room in 4 Bed 4
Bath condo. All utils, cable w/HBO, and hi-
spd intemet incl. $425/mo. Close to campus.
Small efficiency condo newly renovated fully
furn. Coin W/D on premises. Lease until July
31st. $425/mo. 1 mi from UF. Call 866-205-
Beautiful New! Steal of a Deal! Hailey
Gardens 1BR/1.5BA, W/D,. $650/mo (utils
incl) Avail. May. Close to Shands, mall, din-
ing, shopping. Bike ride to campus. Partially
furn. Call 904-501-5100 or 904-501-9876
Nice room in shared 3BR/2BA home on NW
10th Ave 1 mile to UF. $300/mo + 1/3 bills,
free pkg; bike/bus, near shops, dwntwn. Ideal
for good student. 352-871-5633 4-26-5-1
) i For Rent
9 1 furnished
HUGE CONDO ON NEWBERRY
2BR/2BA, W/D, quiet area w/pool, $400 +
1/2 utils, Fall & spring lease. 278-3332 5-
UNBEATABLE FOR FALL. 1BR/1BA in
3/3 Great Location! Buses! Pets! Util incl!
Cheaper than signing w/office! $450/mo. Call
Individual bedrooms for rent in Oxford
Terrace private bath, utilities, cable, and
internet included. $650/mo (summer lease)
Campus Realty 692-3800 5-16-5-1
u For Rent
U l unfurnished
*QUIET, CLEAN, LOTS of GREEN SPACE.
Rustic 1BR apt. $345/mo.
*1BR cottage $375/mo. Call 378-9220 or
mobile 213-3901. 4-26-72-2
AVAILABLE NOW AT UF
Studios and 2BRs from $555
Laundry on site. Pets ok!
Balconies, remodeled available.
Open Weekends 371-7777
$99 1st month's rent
Need a Rental Home or Condo?
Need A Tenant?
CALL THE BEST!
Watson Realty Corp. REAITORS'
Property Mgmt/Rentals 352-335-0440
Full Service Sales 352-377-8899
Wake up & walk to UF
Studios & 1 bedrooms
Starting @ $489
Pet friendly, Pool
*Come See! 372-7111*
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U For Rent
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1 11 For Rent
I aI unfurnished
* 1,2 & 3 BR's! HUGE Floorplans
* Water/sewer included! Pets OK
* Affordable $559-$799
* Bus/Bike to UF* 335-7275
BIG CITY LIVING DOWNTOWN
Stylish Studios, 1/1's, 2/2's, & 3/3's
Pool Alarm Pets Welcome
Leasing for Fall: 338-0002
eSUN ISLAND APTS
*Some furnished avail*
**Walk or Bike to Campus 0*
1-1 $480/mo*02-1 $540/mo
1 & 2BR apts. convenient to shopping, bus
line, and just a few miles from UF. Located
off SW 20th Ave. $419 $495, incl water,
sewer, pest control & garbage. Sorry no pets
allowed. Call 335-7066. 4-26-72-2
AFFORDABLE & QUALITY TOO!
* Your Home For Fall! Great Rates!
0 1BR from $489 2BR from $559
* Beautiful pools/courtyards Pets OK
* Walk/Bike to UF 372-7555 4-26-72-2
*CLOSE TO EVERYTHING*
Our Luxury 2BR Town Homes & 3BR Flats
Starting at only $1034 with many freebees.
FREE cable w/HBO & Show
Deluxe, Large 3 or 4BR apt/house, 60
second walk to UF. Remodeled, Old House
charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included.
Wood floors. With Parking. By Private
Owner. 538-2181 Iv message 4-26-72-2
COZY, CONVENIENT, CLOSE
1 & 2 bedrooms for Fall
pool, tennis ball, alarms
FREE UF PARKING
Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 sec-
ond walk to UF. Wood firs, washer dryer
included, fireplace, patio deck. Can furnish.
Short term available. Private Owner. $495-
up. 352-538-2181. Lv mssg 4-26-72-2
*NEAR SCHOOL NEAR PLAY
1 BR/1 BA*2BR/2BA*3BR/3BA TH
Close to UF!*Gated*24hr Gym*Tanning
Leasing for FALL*377-2777
BEAUTIFUL AND NEW
Ceramic Tile, Maple Cabinets, TV in kitchen
Huge scr. porches, W/D, walk-in closets
Only 1.5 miles to UF
2/2's & 3/3's starting at $458/person
Hidden Lake 374-FUNN
** ELLIE'S HOUSES **
Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to
UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991 or
Sun Bay Arartments
Sumraier- Fall Special
Reduced summer rates on
15 Month lease, one bedroom apts
From $589. Pets ok.
Laundry, Free Parking
Open Weekends. 371-777
STUDIOS ACROSS FROM UF
From $489. Pool.
Laundry. Pets ok
Free Parking. Avail Fall.
Open Weekends 371-0769
All about the Extras!
Luxury 1/1, 2/2, 3/3 TH
FREE Cable HBO/Sho, Tanning, Aerobics,
HUGE Gym, W/D, Alarm, Gated,
We have SPECIALS, Call 335-4455
! ****FIDO FRIENDLY*"**
1 br $609, 2br $669, 3br $895
Near Butler Plaza Spacious *Alarms
Includes some utilities* Park FREE @UF
4-26-72-2 www.SpanishTrace.org 373-1111
HUGE 2br/2ba & 3br/3ba TNHMS
W/D* Alarm*Gated*Garages* Tanning
ENDLESS AMENITIES- private dog park
FREE Cable* Close to UF & SFCC
Leasing for Summer/Fall 377-2801
*1 BR & 2BR BEAUTIFUL"
NEW kitchen, tile, carpet, paint
3BR/2BA Flats 00 $839/mo-
2BR/2BA Flats 00 $725/mo
2BR- over 1100 sq ft 0* $725/ mo
1BR-over 800 sq ft 4 $625/mo
Close to UF, beautiful, quiet
High-speed wireless internet
$450 deposit s 376-2507
THE LUXURY YOU WANT...
AT THE PRICE YOU NEED
Remodeled HUGE 2 & 3 Beds
Cable*W/D*Tanning* We Love Pets
Why spend more? 372-8100
HUGE*AFFORDABLE*1,2 & 3BR
Starting at just $639
Pool*Tennis Cts*1.5 Mi 2 UF
Indiv lease & Util Avail
Call Now 377-7401*
CLOSE TO CAMPUS
2BR/1BA Apt. $475
MITCHELL REALTY 374-8579x1 4-26-72-2
SIZE REALLY DOES MATTER
Huge 1,2, & 3BRs
$629, $729 & $849
1.3 Mi to UF* Pets Ok
60 Sec. walk to UF. 1 or 2 rooms. Short
term avail. $350 & up. Call 352-538-2181
BIG & CHEAP
2/1.5 apt 1100 sq. ft. $595
3/2 apt 1300 sq ft $695
1800 NW4th St. Over 20 houses also avail.
Great homes for rent in the
UF area! 352-692-3800
1, 2, & 3 BR flats w/porches
FREE Alarm, FREE Tanning, W/D
24hr Gym, PC Lab, Pool, w/Sundeck
Gated Entry 372-0400
s. BIG LUXURY
2/2 Flats & 3/3 Townhomes w/Garage
FREE Tanning*FREE Alarms*W/D*
at UF Cyber Cafe*Gated Entry*Screened Porches
24hr Gym & Sauna*Pool w/Sundeck
We Love Pets* ONLY 1.5 miles to UF
'7 Now Leasing for Fall*372-0400
NEWLY REMODELED AT UF
Studios and 1 BR's from $599
Central Air/Wood Floors available
Reserve for Fall 371-7777
ACROSS FROM UF
Studios/1/2 BRs from $589
Central Air, Wood Floors.
Pets ok, Laundry on site.
Reserve for Fall 371-0769
Live at a Legend!
The Polos of Gainesville
will give you the best college experience
with Spacious Apartments, Three Pools
with Jacuzzis, HUGE Gym, Billiards Room,
and many more amenities! Minutes from UF,
shopping and Shands. On all major RTS bus
routes. All at a rate that won't break your
bank! Call now for specials: 335-7656 4-
1BR & 2BR/1BA with W/D, central heat/air,
dishwasher, ceramic tile, private patio, pets
arranged. Off SW 34th St. Near bus rt. From
$545. 377-1633 4-26-18-2
SW Lg Ibr, 1ba. Walk-in closet, d/w, w/d
hkups, near Shands, Vet School & UF, $395
- $425 edbaurmanagement.com 375-7104
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300 SW 122nd St. Cirnei-ille.
FL 32607 Pastor Gordon Keller
332.4991. 9:45 Sunday School
Worship '. 11am E 6pm.
Wednesday Worship i, 7pm.
6:45pm louth WOW
First Baptist Church
425 W. Unimersry Ave.
Sunday: Bible Study 9 30 am.
Project .: Student Fellowship
fpriv w .. ffbca rie'.ille. net
Christian Study Center
Offenrl clas-_,?. lectures.
cinema, reads Ecroup:.
and more. Home or
Pas'al' coffee house.
112 NW lbcn St.-17i9-7375
For more iniormatnon .,jsi
!00 Cli Firit Stree(
Holy Communion aml 10:30am.
Eduainon Hour 9 15am.
Holy Communion 6pm
','edna'sday service 12:15pnm.
Healing and Holy ComirTunion.
rour hom= a..ay irorri rome.
Friay Ihgsht Live!
S-r'ies., h Shabboa Dinner.
Spring Senri-ter 7:30 pm.
352-336.-577 2021 IJW 5dh Ave.
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(5 block north ci ihe stadium)
Th, Si;at'bai, drc it Jewi'.h!
Join us eCery Frndin ni~ht at
6'.30 pm. 'rour cho.ic- 01 :-udent-
led .ier-ces; Ortnodoy. Con-
serjati-.e and Reform, tolloveid
b:. i lrev La-rt '.rsher Sriatba
dinrir! Wm alsn ser.e trh ronlv
daily ouirmet losher lurwcn and
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First Lutheran Church
1801 NW 5th Aie. Liturel
cal Service at 8:30am and
11am. Upbeat Praise Ser
vice at 11am. Sunday Free
Lunch for college students.
Abiding Savior Lutheran Church
inviter. you [, attend the New
Saturday evening Contemrpo
rary Service at 7:00pr Full
hour of song and prayer that
you can relate to! 9700 w.
Newberry Road. 3314409
The Family Church
The Famirly Church is
a rnondenomlnri in nal.
multicultural Chris[tin Church
rtiLh great music relevant
messages, casual dresi, and
frieridlv people. Service times
are Saturday at 7pm .ind Sun-
days at 10am. 2022 SW I22nd
Street, Gaine'ille-. For info on
college career nappeningi vesat
for more irfo. ext 19
Church of Christ
College Miri.Ery meets at
Universy Ci,( Church.
Bible Study Sunday at 9-30am
and weernsdav 7pm.
Unity of Gainesville
Prayer centered Services
11:O0A Course in Miracles
SMon. 7:15 Nursery, children
a youth classes 11:00 next
Generation (18-37 yrs)
Easter Worship Senrice
Sunday April 16 9am brunch
and fun acuvities for children
after servKe. 378-1471
at 2720 SW 2 Ave.
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ATTENTION APARTMENT SHOPPERS!
Get a bargain on 1 & 2 BR units!
Great location, price & size!
Just a few left! 376-1248
MORE FOR YOUR MONEY
1, 2, & 3 BR Apartments Starting @ $380.
352-331-8225 or 332-5070. 4-26-57-2
look for us
Wesley Foundation Meeting ,
Presbyterian Church 1402 W.
Unil. Ave. Unir H2
Sunday Worship 10.30am &
Contemporary 7:30 pm
For more info: 372-8183 or
Blended sentrce Sunday 11.
00am Contemporary: Sunday 9'
00am and Saturday 7:00pm
9325 W Newberrv Rd Ipait
mall I vwwv.gracefl.rg 332 870
Disciples of Christ
Open. affirming and j;priEually
d,,ere. Holistic Worship on
Sunday:, at 7pm and 51 home
cooked suppers on Wednesdays
at t..30 pm. 1402 W. unlveriry
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FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 20060 ALLIGATOR, 11
1/1, 2/2, & 3/2 Villas with backyard
Newly Renovated, Full Appliances
FREE cable w/HBO & Showtime
Starting at $428/person
Hidden Lake 374-FUNN (3866)
MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK!
3 & 4 Bedrooms for Fall!
FREE UF PARKING, tennis,
Affordable, Pool, Pets, Alarm
*Your Search is Over*
1/1 & 3/2 Flats starting @ $699
W/D, Alarms, Pets OK, QUIET
Close to UF and Archer Rd.
Save $ Today, Call 367-9910.
MINUTES FROM UF!!!
3/3's from only $405 per Bdrm
4/4's from only $374 per Bdrm
FREE Cable w/ HBO/ SHOWTIME
FREE Tanning, 24hr Fitness Center
Ask About our.Huge 2/2.5 Townhouses
Convenient Bus Route! *
BLOCKS TO UF! 4BR houses from $15001
MO, 3BR houses from $1075/MO, 2BR apts
from $495/MO, 1BR apts from $450/MO.
Owner operated. See dalyproperties.com
or Call Carol 377-3852 4-26-55-2
Lofts & Townhomes
Sign now for Aug! 20flplns 1-5BR next to UF
VIRTUAL TOURS & PHOTOS
www.LiveNearCampus.com ** 376-6223
No app or pet fee. Townhouse 2BR, fire-
place, new carpet, paint, appliances, privacy
fence. 1000 SW 59 Terr $495/mo 331-2099.
Private owner please leave detailed msg.
HOUSES, DUPLEXES, CONDOS, OR
TOWNHOUSES Walk/bike/bus to UF. Neat,
clean good quality. Visit www.gatorpads.com
for available units or call 281-0733 or 284-
LUXURIOUS HAILE PLANTATION CONDO.
2BR/2.5BA, W/D, alarm. 1 mile from UF
Avail for fall. 352-222-4235. $900/MO. 4-
3bd/1.5ba house. N.W. area. Central AC/HT,
ceiling fans. Extra space for den or home of-
fice. Carpet and tile. W&D hook ups. Fenced
back yard and private drive way. $930 one
year or $870 two year lease. Call (352) 375-
6754. No section 8. 4-26-33-2
S2bd/2ba house. N.W. area. Up-scale neigh-
borhood. Well equipped kitchen. Central Ac/
Ht. Ceiling fans. Screened back porch, W&D.
2 car garage. Fenced back yard. New paint
and tile. $890 one year or $850 two years
lease. No section 8. Call (352) 375-6754
SAVE $$$, GET MORE!
3BR/2BA for less than $300/person
B-ball, Comp lab, Gym, FREE UF parking
1105 NW 14th Ave. Avail. May 10. 3BR/
2BA. 2000 sq. ft. cent H/AC, family room of-
fice, fence, garage, carport, W/D, Pest cont
& lawn maint. incl. 1 mi from UF. $1200/mo.
Andree Realty. 352-375-2900 4-26-32-2
GREAT HOUSES FOR FALL 0
Close to UF. Fenced yards
2006 NW 35th St 4/2 $1365
600 NW 54th Terr 3/2 $1155
4430 NW 16th PI 3/2 $1485
918 NW 39th Ave 3/1 $750
3 BLKS FROM TIGERT HALL 2BR/1BA
apt, cent A/C, new paint, $630/mo. Upstairs/
hd wood floors. $610/mo downstairs/carpet.
Incl. water, sewer, trash, pest cont. Laundry
on site. No pets,. Avail 8/1/06 352-316-4474
Avail May-Aug. All units 1/2 mi from UF
campus. Eff $340; 1BR/1BA $475-$445;
2BR/2.5BA $750; 2BR/1BA $715-$550;
3BR/2BA$1000. SD, NS, no pets, 1 yr lease.
Call 904-513-1431 or email@example.com
FORGET YOU HAVE ROOMMATES!
Huge 4BR townhomes w/W/D. 1662 sq.ft.
FREE gym membership!
SORORITY ROW AREA *
Live in luxury @ Windsor Hall. 2 Blocks to
UF. Incl everything + pool, gym, sundeck.
Starting at $410/mo. 336-9255.
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** WALK TO UF r**
From any of our studio, 1, 2, 3, or 4BR
classic apts or vintage homes.
Starting at $350/mo.Come by
and pick up one of our availability lists @
821 NW 13th St. or call 375-8256
** WALK TO UF **
Sorority Row area. 1BR/1BA apt in historic
stone building. Beautiful hardwood floors,.
cent AC/heat, 911 SW 6th Ave.
HISTORIC HOUSES DOWNTOWN.
Studio, 2BR, 1BR $375-750. Wood firs.
vaulted ceilings. Native landscape. Quaint
settings. Must see at::
HOUSES 1.5 mi to UF for Aug. 1st.
630 NW 35th St. 3/2 fam. rm $1200, 611 NW
34th Terr. 3/2 fam rm. $1200, 642 NW 35th
St. 3/2 $1100, 816 NW 37th Dr 3/2 fam& gar.
$1300. Please drive by then call 331-0095.
One BR apt. for rent. 1 person, 1 car, no
smoking, no pets, no fleas. It is small but has
it all. All util. pd. $360/MO, unfurnished. Call
Charlie "Whitey" Webb. 375-4373 Stop by
1215 NE 20th Ave. 6-6-30-2
Union Street Station 2BR/2BA luxury
apartment. W/D, alarm, Berber carpet, bal-
cony, 3rd floor, free parking. $1250/mo. Call
Eric @ 352-870-9453 4-24-20-2
PALM TREES. Spacious home. 8 rooms
+ 400 sq ft screened porch. 3BR/1BA,
W/D, short bike to UF. $1230/mo + util.
No pets. Lease for fall. 275-1259. Email
*AVOID NOISY NEIGHBORS*
FREE Tanning, W/D, Huge 24 hr. gym,
PC lab, Gated, Pet friendly, Free Cable,
SLeasing for Fall: 377-2777
NEAR LAW SCHOOL 3/1, 1/1, 1st last, sec.
Pref grad student. No pets, W/D hook-up,
dish, W/D firs, cent A/C, gas heat, trees.
Call Tom >8pm or wkend 954-529-4031 4-
3BR/2BA House $1100/mo
1 BR/1BA Duck Pond $495/mo
Ask about Move-In Specials!
30+ Properties Available!
0 3BR/1BA house. 3 blocks from campus.
Ceiling fans. Central heat/air. $1100/mo.
* Efficiency $450. No dogs. First, last, sec.
* Also one and two BR's avail, in Fall 378-
Beautiful, spacious 1BR/1BA 750 sq. ft.
Condo located By Oaks Mall $550/mo w/
great amenities- Call 786-325-9478 Available
Historic house, hardwood firs, lots of charm.
Studio or 1 BR avail. Aug. Blocks to downtown
304 NE 6th St. $400-500/mo. 379-4952. 4-
New condo in great SW location. Completely
renovated 3BR/2/5BA. w/new apple, plumb-
ing, carpet, paint, etc. Convenient to Oaks
Mall, Restaurants, 1-75. Great Neightborhood
Ideal for Grad students. 215-9078. 4-26-14-
TIRED OF ROOMMATES?
Studio apartment 1 mile from Shands and
UF. $450/mo. Call Janet 871-5928. 4-26-
-I For Rent
a l unfurnished
*HOUSE-SORORITY ROW AREA*
3BR/2BA, 2-story stone house.
Totally remodeled. W/D. Cent AC.
Fall Rentals walk to UF
Studios $350 to $395,
1BR $375 to $800
2BR $425 to $950.
Many 3 & 4 BR homes'left!
Gore Rabell Realty 378-1387
1 & 2 bedroom cottages & apts. $425,
Central heat/AC, W/D hook-ups, wood
floors/carpet, historical downtown! Cute-
and MUST SEE! 352-870-0904 or 352-318-
Union St. Station. 2BR/2BA
Manny 352-317-4408 4-26-12-2
Close to Campus condo 2BR/1 BA from $650,
on bus and SNAP route, new paint new paint
new carpet, inside washer/dryer, Call 352-
Unfurnished new townhouse. 3BR/2.5BA. All
appliances, central H/AC, ceramic tile, ceil-
ing fans. $80 util allownace, cable. $1200/
mo. Pets Ok Owner/Manager 352-472-9778,
Duckpond area. 4BR/2.5BA. W/D, storage
building, wood floors, fireplaceglassed-in
porch. Avail Aug 1st. 1 year lease, first, last
$800/dep. $1350/mo. Call George, 352-466-
Unfurnished house for rent. 6BR/2.5BA.
.25 mi from campus. $1800/mo. 514-2039
Bike to UF
Large luxury unit $825/mo
2BR/2.5BA, swimming pool
Peartree Realty Inc.
Realtor 352-335-3802 4-26-11-2
Duckpond historic houses avail Aug 1. BR w/
study. $535.to $665. Wood floors, high ceil-
ings, huge oak trees. Grad or prof. students
preferred. 377-4217 4-26-11-2
$325 room + 1/4 util. Private bath, walk-in
closet, WID, balcony, pool. See photos.
www.rentalworkshop.com Close to cam-
pus + very nice. Call 870-0904 or 318-
4553.414 Condo. 4-21-8-2
Duplex flat 2BR/1BA. Central AC, private
front patio & back yard. 900 sq. ft. $525/MO
3215 SW 26th Terrace 407-363-7198 or 407-
5 minutes to UF. Newer executive home
3BR/2BA. Cathederal ceilings, fireplace,
excellent condition, 2-car garage. Available
August 1 3647 NW 7th Place. Appointment
only $1450 352-373-6080 or 352-284-5033
The Oaks Top floor 3 bed 2 bath. Corner Unit.
All amenities. $1050 month 1 year lease.
Call Montana 386-295-2989 4-26-10-2
3BR/2BA Home. Wood floors, porch, cen-
tral air, washer/dryer. 521 NW 4th St. $975
month 1 year lease. Call Montana 386-295-
2BR/2BA townhome near Casa Blanca.
Washer/dryer, central air. $900 month 1
year lease. Call. Montana 386-295-2989
Huge 2BR, 2 blocks N of UF. Airy, newly ren-
ovated, hardwood floors, W/D, ceiling fans.
Avail fall. $650-720/mo. Also 1 BR $400/mo.
Call 373-5295 4-26-9-2
Summer sublease. 1BR/1BA unfurnished.
Recenly remodeled. Next to pool. Walk to
campus & bars. 1518 NW 4th Ave. Apt F.
Please contact College Park Apts. 371-7777
1 For Rent
a I unfurnished
TOP QUALITY, GREAT LOCATIONS.
Upscale 1 & 2BR apts 1 blk to campus N&E
side. Year leases avail beginning summer
or fall. No pets. K&M Properties 372-1509
APTS and HOMES for Rent
Visit our website at
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
1BR 1BAApts 1 BLKto UF
1236 SW 4th Ave $485/mo
Carpet, Central H & Air,
Laundry Facilities. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
Efficiency. Cottage across from
Stadium $475/mo Newly Remodeled,
Tile Floors, Full Kitchen, Bathroom
Screened Porch. 1806 1/2 NW 2nd Ave
Call Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-
3 BLKS TO UF!
1BR 1BAApt with extra room
1029 SW 3rd Avenue $485/mo
Carpet Central H &Air. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
-1BR 1BAApt 1 BLKTO UFI
1218 SW 3rd Ave $425/mo
Carpet, Window A/C, Nat Gas ht
Inclds Wtr, Swg, pst control. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
2BR 1BAApt 5 Blks to UF
840 Sq ft. $550/mo St CroixApts
Central H &Air, Inclds Wtr, Swg, Pst Ctrl
& Garbage. 829 SW 5th Avenue
Call Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-
2BR 1BAApt 1 BLKto UF!
1234 SW IstAve #B $600/mo
Central H &Air, Carpet. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
3-4BR Houses, 1-2BR apts. Spacious, ef-
ficient homes with updated kitchen, tiled
floors. Biking distance to campus. Large
fenced yard. Pet friendly. $475-1225/mo.
Nice 3BR/1BA NW home
w/great yard $900 monthly 352-318-3830
3BR/BA HOUSE NEAR CAMPUS.
Large fenced yard. 506 NW 34th St. Rent
$1200/mo. Call 335-5424.
See: www.bellaproperties.net 4-26-8-2
1 BLOCK TO UF
*1112 SW 4th Ave. 2BR/1 BA $800/mo.
1BR/1BA $600/mo *3416 NW 7th Ave
3BR/2BA $1175/mo. Contact Michael 331-
Spacious 1 Bd Condo
New appliances, W/D, ceramic tile fir, 4
blocks to Shands and UF, Available May 1
$680. + Deposit, 371-9520. 4-26-6-2
3BR/2BA 515 NW 51st. St Near Gainesville
Health & Fitness. Fireplace, screened lanai,
garage, W/D. Avail. Aug. 1st. $1275/mo. Call
3BR/2BR 3401 NW 7th PI. Over 2000 sq
ft. large living, dining & family rooms. W/D,
Great location.- $1300/mo. Avail Aug. 1st.
Call 333-9874. 4-26-6-2
$270/mo 1BR. 1 blk from UF. Avail May 5.
Lease summer only or until end of fall '06.
Perfect opportunity for spring '07 study
abroad students not wanting 1 yr. lease.
305-389-2209 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
1 BLOCK TO UF/ STADIUM!
cute 3/2 house avail Aug. 1 W/D, bar, huge
yard included. Make $200 + on game days
parking cars. $1800/mo. Call 219-6209. 4-
AVAILABLE NOW! Nice 2BR/1BA apt. Close
to camus and convenient to everything. $450/
mo. Call Richard 371-4367. 5-25-10-2
*** 0.8 MILES TO UF***-
Historic apts. & houses. Near downtown 1-4
BR, wood firs, high ceilings. $325-950/mo.
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S For Rent For Rent
12, ALLIGATOR 0 FRIDAY, APRIL 21,2006
l For Rent
* 1 unfurnished
SW 20, Mill Run Townhouse. 2BR/2.5BA.
New paint, tile, washer/dryer, couples small
family, grad students preferred. $750/mo.
Beautiful home for rent Recent Remodel!
4/2 with tile floors, alarm, W/D, and upgraded
kitchen appliances $1600/mo 735 NW 36 St.
Campus Realty 692-3800 4-26-5-2
814 NW 11th Ave 1/1 $525/mo. Charming
duplex with hardwood floors and fenced
yard. Campus Realty 692-3800 4-26-5-2
Amazing home for rent 3/1 $1500 utilities inc,
pool & lawn care, has sun deck, bar, party
room, pool and fenced yard. Campus Realty
-6428 NW25th Terr- 1/1 $400 Cute Northpoint
Villas Condo for rent avail. 5/31/06 tile floors
W/D hook ups, reserved parking. Campus
Realty 692-3800 4-26-5-2
Aug 1st walk/bike to UF. Huge old 5BR/2BA.
Remodeled, fenced, W/D, wired. Pets?
$1250/mo. Lease, deposit. ALSO 3BR/1BA
near UF AVAILABLE NOW $895/mo. Call
1, 2, & 3BR Houses & Apartments
Near campus. Pets arranged. Call 371-3260
$600/mo. Very quiet spacious, spotless,
safe, near UF/downtown. Adorable 2BR,
W/D hookups, pvt patio, ceiling fans, green
space, busline, parking, 1824 NW 10th St.
No pets. 376-0080 5-16-6-2
$500/mo Very quiet, spacious, spotless,
safe, near UF/downtown, adorable 1BR/
1BA, carpeted, large private patio, ceiling
fans, greenspace, busline, parking 1807 NW
10th St. No pets 376-0080 5-16-6-2
1BR/1BA No lease. Glen Springs area sunny
courtyard. On bus line, quiet neighborhood
next to park. Free water. No pets. New
carpet, new paint. $395/mo + $395 security
deposit. Call 374-7175. 4-26-4-2
1 or both rooms in 2BR Downtown apt.
Quiet neighborhood. Close to Shands, UF
& Library. $380/mo per room. Pets ok. Call
August 1, 3BR/2BA house, central heat/air.
Family room. Carport. W/D hookup, fenced
yard. 107 NW 36th Dr. $975. Call 372-4903
LIVE ON UF GOLF COURSE
WALK TO CLASSES & EVENTS
3BR/2BA house in exclusive area. $1450/
mo. Yearly. Call 305-788-4103 4-26-4-2
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION
Popular 2 story home on corner of SW 13th
& Archer. Walk across street to UF. Wood
firs, large yard & patio, LR, DR, eat-in kitch-
en. 3BR + Den/BR 2.5 BA util/storage rm, FP,
sec sys, bright & cheerful. $2500/mo+utils
813-205-0220, 727-517-2421 Iv msg
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Best Deal in TOWN! The Laurels. 1/1 in 3BR/
3BA, Ig walk-in closet, upstairs w/balcony in
BR. Reduced to $300/mo + utils, leasee will
pay assignment fee. Please call 352-476-
3860 or email email@example.com.
1BR/BA in 2BR/2.5BA NEW townhouse.
Furnished, W/D, internet included. $600/mo
+ utilities. 3 blocks to campus. Avail May-
Aug. email Call Whit 561-346-4954 4-21-
Bedroom w/ private bathroom May thru
August $400/month Everything is included
GREAT DEAL 954-610-4120. David 4-26-
Summer Sublease Windsor Hall. Girls bldg.
Behind sorority row! Furnished, deluxe single
suite w/refrigerator, microwave, 2 Ig closets
& pvt bath. All utils incl. $550/mo. Avail 5/8/06
Contact Lauren for details! 407-616-9070
Countryside @ University Condo 2 bedroom
avail, in 4BR/4BA for $425/ea. Cable, water,
elec. incl. except phone. Call Irvin (904)610-
0967 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. 4-
Female for 1 BR/1BA in 2BR/2BA in BLDG A
at LOOKING GLASS APTS. 30 seconds to
UF. Floor Plan B $505/month plus utilities.
Avajlalbe May 8th August 12th. Call 407-
** 1 Mile From UF! **
3BR apartment/private bath. Gated com-
munity. Lg pool/ hi spd. int. $504/mo Call
904-542-6969 (day), 904-563-3825 (eve).
Furnished room in great location on NW 10th
Ave. May 15-Aug. 15. $325 + 1/3 bills. No
pets/smoke. Possible renew for fall year.
Ph. 871-5633. Hurry! 4-26-21-3
WALK TO SCHOOL/SWAMP summer sub-
lease 1BR Avail., in house. W/D, wireless
intemet, parking, fum./unfurn. $300/mo. w/o
util. OBO Call 352-246-1379. 4-26-21-3
2BR/2BA. Unfurnished. W/D
May June July. $600/mo + util.
email email@example.com 4-6-5-3
Female 1BR/1BA @ Countryside. May 8
-Aug 5 w/Aug free. $393/mo all until incl. Fully
furn, 9, 35 bus. Pool, gym. Call Lauren 352-
2BR/1BA apt available. May 15th $589/mo.
Homestead 352-335-1572 or 239-671-8399
Female for 1BR/1BA in 4/4 @ G'ville Place.
May-Aug. Furnished, all util. incl, cable, eth-
emet, wash/dry, gym, pool, comp lab. $430/
mo. Negotiable. 352-.346-8465. 4-21-13-3
1BR Studio apt. downtown Gainesville.
Arlington Square. Now thru August 6th $500/
mo CallAdam @904-514-3134 4-26-15-3
May, June & July SUBLEASE
We will pay $200 on first months rent. Oxford
Manor on SW Archer Rd. Master BR w/BA
Beautiful Summer Sublease. 1BR/1 BA Avail.
in 4BR/4BA. Close to campus. On bus route.
Pool, jacuzzi, basketball, gym. $375/mo.
Utils. & wireless incl. Call (305) 394-1459.
Sublease @ Santa Fe Pointe
3/3 in 4/4 May '06. Super clean, new carpet,
full fum. bull. close to pool, clubhouse, gym.
$415/mo. Save $35/mo. Evr. incl.305-965-
1663, 954-663-4224, 352-870-8125 4-26-
Female Sublease May to Aug. 1BR/1BA in a
3BR/3BA 2 story unit at the Laurels (upstairs
w/balcony) Extra cleanI Price negotiable. All
utils incl. Call 386-454-1363, 352-262-7170.
WALK/BIKE TO UFI 1BR/BAAvail. May-Aug
in 2 BR/BA apt. fully.fum all utils + intemet
W/D DW incl. $450 OBO (352) 262-6824,
No roommates for summer! $500/mo all incl.
part furn, 4 bus route at Brandywine lease
4,8 or 12 months, avail 5/10 to NS student.
Call Krista 352-359-2976 4-21-10-3
Windsor Hall 2 blocks to campus! Room in
coed building available May- August '06.
Furnished, fridge, microwave, cable, inter-
net, pool- GREAT ROOMI Call 561-312-4063
Gainesville Place sublease May-Aug. 1/1 in
a 4/4. $350/mo includes utils, cable/internet,
.furn. No roommates 321-624-7913, Laura
Summer sublease 3BR's in 3BR/3BA in
Stoneridge Apts. Close to UF & Butler Plaza.
Very spacious & only $360/mo + 1/4 utils.
Move-in dates & price flexible. Avail late
April-July 26. Call Jen 561-809-8933 4-
Summer Sublease Available!!!
Greewich Green Apts.
Male roommate needed. Furnished. Master
Bedroom. $351/mo with the first month
free!!! Please call (912) 658-0691 ASAP!!I
Male @ Oxford Manor. 1BRI1BA in 3BR/
3BA. Furnished starting May thru August
7. $420/mo. Great amenities. Call Alex
Spacious 1BR/1BA in a 4BR/BA Apartment
in The Landings on SW 13th St. $360/mo
plus utilities. Call Scott at 352-514-4356.
Avail immediately. 4-25-10-3
$376 1BR/share 1BA in 4BR/3BA Campus
Club Apts. Poolside building. June July,
Aug lease. Call 352-870-3234 or Email
firstname.lastname@example.org for further information
.Ask for Jay. 4-26-11-3
1BR/1BA in Gainesville Place. Male room.
Lease is from May -Aug. $350/mo. Call 941-
1BR/1 BA at The Laurels. May to Aug. $775
Price negotialbe. WID, wireless internet,
pool, Pets welcome. Call Rachel at 772-
Walk to campus. Sublease for summer
Windsor Hall fum, private bath, kitchentte. 1
or 2 students, M/F. We pay $625/mo will sub
for $425/mo. Call 239-571-5789 4-26-11-3
Summer sublease 1BR/1BA in 3BR/3BA
Live in the Laurels furn/unfurn, W/D, all utils
incl. $450/mo. Exclusive gated community.
Convenient location. Monitored alarm sys-
tem. Call Nic 317-698-4465 4-26-11-3
1BR/1BA Available for summer
.2 miles from UF off 16th Ave. $440/mo +
utilities. No roommates. 904-753-3622 4-
The Estates 1BR/1BA Available in 3BR/3BA
for Summer C. Two pools, on bus route, gat-
ed, quiet, gym, W/D, on 3rd floor, immaculate
condition new carpet & tile. $490/MO obo.
Scott 215-901-8311orArielle 215-620-0034
1BR summer sublease Arlington Square full
amenities; next to Drangonfly & Starbucks
PH: 328-4189 ; Josh.email@example.com
Walk less than 1/2 mile to campus! Stay May
8th thru Aug. 18th. Pay for only 3 months.
$399/MO Incl. internet, cable, utils. Fully furn.
in 4BR/2BA. Huge backyard, wood floors.
Call Noel @ 352-375-4635 4-26-10-3
SUMMER sublease furnished
Negotiable price- cheap! 28th & Univeristy
1BR/1BA apt. downtown-avail May-July,
$550/mo, utils incl, unfurn, May rent free,
walk to b-uses, Hippodrome, downtown
bars & restaurants. Call Kate 262-4876
BEAUTIFUL VICTORIA STATION
Summer sublease May Mid Aug 2BR/
2.5BA. Tile floor, W/D, free intemet. $350/
each + utils OBO. 352-262-2439 4-26-10-3
1BR/1BA in a 4BR/4BA Apartment; Fully
Furnished; Utilities Included; Wireless
Internet Included; Washer and Dryer; Cable
Included; Spacious & Luxurious Living w/
Walk-In Closet; Located in a central loca-
tion to UF Campus. Summer Sublease for
only $300/MO. Sublease available >From
May-July or May-August. Call 954-303-5175
Summer sublease @ Lexington Crossing.
1/1 in a 3/3, fully furnished, until, pool, hi spd
internet, cable, $325/mo. Call Erica @ 904-
1BR apt in Frederick Gardens avail May 1.
Call Maryann at 386-747-7202 4-26-9-3
U 1 Subleases
1 BLOCK BEHIND SWAMP
Looking Glass summer sublease. W/D, inter-
net etc, $450/mo 561-339-1219 4-26-9-3
WALK TO CLASS!
Looking Glass Apts. 1BR/1BA in 2BR/2BA.
W/D, intemet included. $470/mo + utils. Call
Summer sublease May-July 31. $419/mo.
Studio behind Butler Plaza. Nice quaint apt.
near bus stop. Call 708-370-2002 or email at
200 STEPS to NORMAN HALL & 13th ST.
Avail May possible renew for fall. Central
H/A. Studio, tile floors. $350/mo. Great
Location. Call John 1-352-816-0303 4-26-
Male college roommate wanted to share
enormous 2BR/2BA on bus rte. Camelot
Apts. Pool, clubhouse, fully furn, no radon,
NS, $430/mo + 1/2 utils. Call Randy 561-
213-2899 or 561-866-7958 4-21-5-3
Female 1BR/1BA in 3/3 furnished, walk-
in closet, all util incl. May-Aug $480/mo,
Pay only June & July! 407-970-9072 or
Summer sublease @ Stoneridge. 1/1 in 4/4.
$400/mo all utils incl. Cable/Internet. Furn/
unfum. Dates flexible. W/D & walk-in closet.
Girls only. Call 832-512-8252 4-21-5-3
1BR/share BA in 4BR/3BA Apt. Campus
Club. Furnished. Incl Everything. May- Aug.
Pool, gym, bball & vball cts. Call Jon 407-
361-7541 $390/mo OBO. 5-18-10-3
** WITH A FRIEND**
for Summer @ The Courtyards. Walk to cam-
pus, furished,utilities incl, pool. $360 each.
OBO. Call786-317-0990 4-21-5-3
1BR in 2/1 avail Fall 1600 sq ft townhouse.
All incl rent furnished @ Courtyards $525/mo
female only. 300 ft to campus. Call 704-985-
2476 or firstname.lastname@example.org 4-21-5-3
1BR apt available May 7, Aug 20 big back
yard, quiet, furnished, nice. Cable intemet
included. Very close to UF. $400. Call 352-
562-1424 Pets ok. 4-21-5-3
CAMPUS LODGE $375/mo
May-Aug, All util/cable incl, fully furn
w/private bath, ethernet, W/D, pool, gym,
tan beds, comp lab, 352-283-1773 or
*5 BLOCKS TO UFe
& bars. 1BR in 3BR/2BA. $340/mo.
Cablelwireless. NW 14th St. & 5th Ave.
Call 352-514-5548 4-25-6-3
3 MINS TO UF 1BR in 3BR only $300/mo +
utils. Spacious, furnished house with park-
ing, potch, yards, and more. On SW 3rd Ave.
May 1 Aug 31 dates flexible. Call Amanda
at 850-591-5854 or email email@example.com
1 BR/1BA in Tivoli Apt Avail from Apr 23 to
July 25. $345/mo on 13 bus, incl all utils,
cable, W/D; gym & pool free in Apt. Big
discount for rent will be given to early re-
sponse. Negotiable. Call 352-392-9285 or
Sublease May 7 Aug 7. Oxford Manor.
1/1 in a 3/3. Fully furnished; cable, utilities
incl. $450 OBO. Call Kate at 312-718-7737
UI Subleases .
2 FEMALES NEED A 3rd
1 Blbck to UF. 1227 SW 4th Ave, Apt 1. 1BR
in 3BR apt. $350/mo. Avail now for summer.
Call Richard 331-0590 or 514-5060 cell. 4-
Summer sublease @ Lexington 1BR/1BA
in 4BR/4BA. $450/mo. Avail May thruy Aug.
price negotiable!! Everything included. Call
727-776-3380 firstname.lastname@example.org 4-21-5-3
Live with your friends! 1 or 2BR summer sub-
lese available to females in Gainesville Place
Apts. All amenities, and utilities- included.
Great deal! 352-871-3649 4-26-8-3
New 3 Story Townhouse 2BR/2BA avail in
a 4BR/4.5BA from 5/12 to 7/31 1 blk from
campus. $900 per bdrm everything incl. 407-
FREE MAY RENT @ Windsor Park Apts.
1BR/1BA in 3/3. May 6-Aug. All. utilities
and W/D included. Pets OK. or email
$296 at Greenwich Green
Female roommate wanted. 1BR in 3BR, W/
D, fully furnished. 321-626-3885 4-26-7-3
The Courtyards 1BR in 4BR apt. Walk to
campus, $375/mo fully furnished, all utils
+ intemet incl. Call John 603-233-8140
UNIV HEIGHTS $319/MO
2 BR avail in 2/1. 1.5 blocks to campus
furnished. MAY- AUG. 301-221-7666 4-
Spacious 1BR/1BA located at 3461 SW2nd
Ave. Walk to UF, minutes from Oaks Mall.
$415/mo w/partial repayment of deposit.
Call Jack at 281-7845 4-24-5-3
1 BR/1BA in 4BR/4BA. W/D, cable, ethemet,
all utils incl. Negotiable. Call Mike 941-313-
Aug FREE. $375/mo negotiable. 1BR/1BA
in 4BR/4BA. Furnished May-Aug. Includes
EVERYTHING. CallTiffany. 727-743-4150 or
**10 BLKS TO UF**
Historic Victorian House. Quaint 1BR/1BA
apts. High ceilings, wood floors, ceiling fans,
AC/Ht. $475/mo avail now -Aug 1st. 225 SW
3rd Ave. Some pets ok. 376-2184 5-30-36-3
25 steps from campus, Norman Hall $325/
mo + utils. OBO. Fully furnished. Call 352-
281-0899 or email@example.com. 3 rooms
1BR/1BA in 2BR/2BA $ 325/mo. OBO utili-
ties incl. @ Boardwalk avail. Early/mid May.
Pets welcome. Call 407-738-2169 for details.
Spacious 1BR in 4BFk house off University on
16th & 3rd. Furnished, Everything included.
$400/mo OBO. Walk to bars. Call Tracy 954-
Sublease 2BR/1BA 2-story apt. $470/mo.
Now until July 31st. Option to renew. Free
internet. Less than 1 mile to campus. Eric
Summer sublease May 1-Aug- renew avail.
1BR/1BA- NW 27th ST. Pets ok. $550/mo.
757-748-8999 Iv. msg. 4-26-6-3
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8 1 Subleases
Female for summer sublease. 1BR/1BA
in 3BR/3BA. Windsor Park. Fully furn.
Ethernet, 2nd floor, indiv. lease., everything
incl. $460/mo. NEGOTIABLE. Call 904-662-
3 Furnished rooms in 4BR/4BA condo. All
utils, cable w/HBO, and hi-speed internet
incl. $400/mo. Avail. May 1. 352-494-2394.
1,2, or 3BR in 4BR apt. at the Courtyards.
$400/mo. Pool, laundry, close to campus.
Girls only. 813-368-5846. 5-25-10-3
August '06 to May'07
$699/mo + util. for a 2BR/1.5BA townhouse
@ Oakforest. NO security deposit + pets
welcome. Call Tracie @ 352-283-3717. 5-
***** Studio on NW 8th Ave *****
Bright, Clean, Beautiful, & Close to campus.
Reduced to $375/mo. May 15th -"July 31st.
w/option to sign new lease in Aug. Call 375-
2362 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 4-25-5-3
1BR with bathroom 8 shower. 4BR apt.
Kitchen & common room. Roomy. Utilities
included. Sublease all summer. Price nego-
tiable. 954-701-6020. 4-26-6-3
4BR/4BA. any or all. fum, unlim. util., ether-
net, cable and more! Call (305) 321-7825.
SUBLEASE FOR SUMMER
1BR/1BA in 2BR/2BA. 3 Blocks behind
Swamp Restaurant. Rent negotiable. W/D,
pool, balcony. Call Michelle 850-865-2776.
Summer Sublease. Avail. May-Aug. at the
Estates. Rent Negotiable. Nide apt. On the
pool but not poolside. Avail for lease for
following school year. Contact Michelle 871-
mWalk to Class**
1 or 2 fum. BR's. Avail for May-Aug. sublet
in 3 BR. house at 321 NW 26th St. Big
rooms, hardwoods, new appliances. $350
+1/3 utils. Call Josh 850-284-7511. Price
Avail immed thru July 31st. M/F to fill 1BR/BA
in a spacious 3BR/2BA house. Huge, fenced
in backyard. W/D included. Inemet/cable.
$300 + 1/3 utilities. Will work w/animals. No
sec. deposit. Call Amanda at 561-629-3102.
1BR/1BA in 3BR/3BA Cobblestone. Avail
May 1st -Aug 8th (or any part of) $300/mo
negotiable. Furnished, W/D, DW, microwave.
Gated community. On bus rte. Call 305-281-
One mile from UF Campus Edge furnished
1BR/1BA. Washer & dryer, male/female April
- August $425/mo price negotiable 386-843-
1208 or email@example.com. 4-26-5-3
SUMMER SUBLEASE avail May-July, Univ
Heights, 1BR, clean, safe, walk to UF, cheap
utilities, call Monica for more details! 561-
Summer Sublet May-Aug $325/mo
Roommate needed for Huge Bedroom
in fully furnished 2BR/1BAApt
Near Campus, Pool & gym, Pets welcome
305-542-5626 firstname.lastname@example.org 4-
ROYAL VILLAGE sublease $300/mo, 1BR
for female, May-Aug, all utils incl, fully fum,
Luciana 305-505-6231 email@example.com
Sublease May-Aug 1/1 in a 2/2 furnished all
util included W/D in unit internet cable 2 pools
nice gym all for $459/month last month only
$200. Call 386-937-2860 4-26-5-3
Female @ Oxford Manor 1BR/1BA in 3BR/
3BA. Starting may, 1 mi from campus. $375/
mo w/utilities. Call Evelyn 352-256-2832 for
$430/mo all inclusive @ Spyglass Apts. 1 BR/
1BA in 3BR/3BA. Gated & close to UF & mall.
Pool, jacuzzi, gym, etc. Move in whenever to
July 31st. Call 813-390-9173 4-26-5-3
l SubII leases
1BR avail immed in 2200 sq ft 4BR/4BA
house. Wood deck w/uppper level in large
yard, hot tub, 2 car carport w/garage. $500/
mow/utils. 1761 SW35thAve 772-633-5172
Summer sublease. 1BR/1BA in 4BR/4BA
in the Estates. 3 friendly girls. $350/mo in-
cludes utils. W/D, tile, intemet, pools, gym,
on bus route. 561-251-8842 4-26-5-3
GREAT SUMMER SUBLEASE
1BR in 4BR apt @ The Estates. Fully fum,
pvt bath, located directly on the pool. Avail 5/
8 thruAug. Price negotiable & incl everything.
Call 352-514-2023 or firstname.lastname@example.org 4-
$400/mo. 2 month sublease, June/July.
Lexington. Reduced rate. Call 239-398-1756
HIDDEN LAKE BR/pvt BA May to Aug.$425/
mo price negotiable. Furnished, internet &
more. Call 813-382-2714 4-26-5-3
Live with a friend this summer. Subleasing
2BR/2BA in Melrose. $375/mo each incl all
utils. 904-629-1646 4-26-5-3
Awesome! University Club 1BR/BA in a
4BR/BA fully furnished, 3 bus routes, valet_
trash service, intemet, TV, & utilities, 1 price,
May-Aug. Best offer accepted Laure @ 772-
2BR/2.5BA townhouse in Rocky Point. Price
neg. Very spacious. W/D hookups, pool,
stocked pond, summer sublease. Call 863-
206-2196 ask for Brandon. 4-26-5-3
THE ESTATES 1BR/1BA in 2/2. Pool view.
Pets welcome. All util incl Cable & ethemet.
Female roommate. May-Aug. $545/mo or
negotiable 512-695-5144 4-26-5-3
Summer sublease close to UF $375/mo. Call
lan 514-8057 4-26-4-3
Summer sublease at The Woods Apts $426/
mo. But will pay fifty per mo. Thur Aug. Can
keep sec deposit and most furnishings and
effects down to toothbrush holder, crock pot
and computer. 281-8238 4-26-4-3
1/1 in 3/3 cheap sublease $275/mo. Summer
A, B or C. All utilities included. Oxford Manor
bus rts 1, 12, 36. Call 317-658-1868 Erin.
Summer sublease at Gainesville Place.
Everything included May-Aug. $379/mo or
make an offer. Call 352-205-0017. (must dial
area code) 5-16-5-3
Univ Glades sublease! 1BR/1 BA in 4BR/2BA.
Pool view/new carpet. Furnished/utilities incl.
2 bus rts. Close to campus. $350/mo or best
offer. Allison 321-543-35501 4-25-3-3
I or both rooms in 2BR Downtown apt.
Quiet neighborhood. Close to Shands, UF,
& Library. $380/mo per room. Pets ok. Call
Summer A/C sublease. 1BR/1BA unfum in
4BR/4BA @ Stoneridge. $320/mo includes
everything. Female only. Call Cristina 352-
1-4 rms for summerA, B, C. $350/mo + utils.
Big house & yard. Across from stadium by
Hillel. Must like music! Call or email Emily
904-894-7245 email@example.com. 4-26-4-3
Summer sublese. Windsor Hall. Studio. Rent
includes furniture (queen size bed), cable,
utilities, internet, kitchenette. 2 blocks from
campus. Security, pool, gym, sundeck. Call
for info. Price negotiable. 407-595-3509 4-
Summer sublease May-Aug
Bed/Bath in 4/4. $375/mo.
Call Warren 256-520-8074 4-25-3-3
MAY & JUNE SUBLEASE ONE BLOCK
FROM CAMPUS 1BRAPTw/option to renew
06/07. It's huge & awesome Call 514-8399
1/1 in 3/3 @ Cobblestone Lusury town-
homes. Washer/dryer, tile floors, pets ok.
Great bus route. Call Adam @ 352-870-8409
1BR in 4BR/4BA all included. $385/mo.
fully furn call 941-661-7621 or email
Spacious townhouse style apt at the
Courtyards. Great location across street from
campus. $434/mo OBO. Util/cable/internet
included. Call 321-297-1569 4-26-4-3
Female wanted for furnished 1BR/1 shared
BA .in 4BR/3BA apt, all utilities included
$400/mo. Available ASAP for summer. Call
Roommate Matching HERE
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Hidden Lake 374-3866
Female roommate for one/two female UF
students. Quiet. Responsible. 60 second
walk to UF. Old house charm with all ameni-
ties. Avail Now. $400 up. 352-538-2181.Lv
message. Private Owner 4-26-72-4
Female roommate wanted 2BR/2.5BA $465
+1/2 util./mo Cable/phone/HS int., AC, alarm,
DW, W/D, parking, pool, gym, bus stop, near
campus. Non-smoking 407-782-2105 4-
2 ROOMMATES WANTED
in 3/3 in rockwood Villas. $500/MO Available
now! Call Jen 954-295-9211 4-26-48-4
FEMALE ROOMMATES WANTED. Fully
furn. new home. Close to UF, bus stops
nearby, huge pool & backyard. Wireless in-
ternet, HBO cable, sec. aim, util. incl. $500/
mo. Jacqueline 395-7462 or 941-780-3526
Avail May 2 rooms in large house, 1 blk from
13th & University. $300 + split util. Sec dep,
NS, no pets. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
or leave message at 904-513-1431 4-26-
Summer lease. 2 rooms in 4BR/4BA condo.
W/D, pool, full kitchen, bus lines. Avail May
1-July 31. $325. John 786-436-1657
Roommate needed to share 2BR/2BA
Vintage View condo w/grad student. Quiet
and.clean community. $495/mo includes all
utils., wireless intemet & cable Call Matt
Need roommate to share 2BR/1BA condo
with yard & deck in nice residential area with
male grad student $400/MO- all util. incl.-
cable/int Ineal67@yahoo.com 309-868-2234
ENJOY A ROMANTIC OLD HOUSE
near library downtown. $285 $360/rm + util.
Free internet access. Short term. No pets.
No smoking. 378-1304 4-26-22-4
* PRIVATE AND LUXURIOUS *
2BR avail in 3/.25-spacious north Gainesville
home. $400 + 1/3 util each. Avail summer/
fall. 954-649-2690 4-26-20-4
SHARE 2BR/2BA Clayton Est $200 N/R dep
$350/mo or $100/wk. Incl util Handyman can
work off portion, need truck Small/caged pets
ok Police ID req Sat TV/HBO/SHO, Only in-
terested need apply. Donna 331-2344. 5-
1BR in a 3BR/2BA house in Northwood
Oaks. Fully furn. Hi spd wireless internet,
cable, local phone, W/D, Ig yard, pvt parking.
15 min. from UF. Off bus route $400/mo +
utils. Avail immediately. Call 352-283-2005.
Female roommate for 3BR/2BA house on
36th & Univ. Avail. May $360/mo. Call Katie
@ 352-514-5985. 4-26-16-4
Share 3BR/2BA 1550 sq. ft. townhome. pvt.
BA. Located off Newberry by mall. Modern
updated. New furn. W/D, hi-spd, internet, ca-
ble, phone & all utils. incl. $480/MO Female
only Call Helena @ 727-501-5191 4-26-15-4
J I Roommates
** FEMALE ROOMMATES WANTED **
To Share NEW4BR/4BA CONDO.
Fully furnished common area.
Sorority Row area/ WALK TO UF
$495/mo 407-432-0911. 4-26-14-4
Female student to join 2 females for own BR
in attractive 3BR house near NW 8th Ave, 3
mi. from UF on bus rte. #43, tile hardwood,
$275/mo + 1/3 GRU & HSInternet-digital
cable Avail 5/1, 381-5597 or 332-3852. 4-
$250 room for rent. Close to UF. Cool house.
Great student roommates. Flexible lease.
Easy move in costs. 941-870-3425 6-6-20-4
Need a female roommate for a 1BR/1BA in
3/3 condo in Rockwood Villas. 2 mi from
campus, on UF bus route. Cable, intemet.
$450/mo, incl utils. 407-365-7620 or 407-
F vet student seeking NS roommate. Share
2BR/1.5BA condo. Hi-spd wireless internet,
local phone, security alarm, W/D incl. 2 mi.
from UF & 1-75. Bus stop in front of complex.
pets welcome. I have 2 cats. $400/mo + 1/2
utils. Avail 6/1. Call Melissa 813-453-8326
ROOMMATE NEEDED TO SHARE A 3
BR/2 BA HOME NEAR NW 8TH AVE. &
34TH STREET; LOCATION CONVEINENT
TO BUS LINES & UF CAMPUS; BEGIN
8/2006; MUST BE A STUDENT; WASHER/
DRYER, INTERNET; $325/MO. + UTIL.;12
MO. LEASE; 1st & LAST + $100 DEP.CALL
ROSS @ 904-703-6896 OR PHIL @ 904-
** FEMALE ROOMMATE SEEKING
THE SAME ASAP! ** Private BR/BA in a
2BR/2BA apt. Fully furnished in University
Commons West. Avail now through August
$375/MO 352-258-1184 4-26-10-4
Male Roommates Needed
4BR/2BA on the corner of 34th and
University. Close to Campus. $350 + utili-
ties!! WOW!! Call David @ 954-817-9101 or
email David@bankonit.com 4-26-9-4
3BR/2BA house,, prefer a female roommate.
Fully fum house w/option to furnish room. 10
min to UF. SW neighborhood. Pool, satellite,
intemet, good for grad students. $475/mo,
incl utils. Avail July 772-201-9933 4-26-9-4
2 female roommates looking for M/F to share
3BR/3BA condo. 1 mi from campus w/bus
route. $275/mo + 1/3 util. Please call 352-
BR/pvt BA cony loc, quiet, park-side NE
Gville home. Seek serious F student, NS,
mature, responsible, quiet, clean. No pets.
Easy bike/drive to UF/dntwn. Furn if need
$500/mo incl utils & HS net. Mary 378-3098.
Dental student has 2BRs avail in 3BR/2.5BA
townhouse. $290-340/mo + split utils. 2.5
mi from UF. Great bus route. W/D in unit.
Comon area furnished. High speed wireless
intemet. Poolview. Makaela 239-821-2654
M/F, NS, prof/grad student needed for 2BR/
2BA apt. in the Laurels. Dogs ok. Rent nego-
tiable. Call Josh 352-359-3936 4-26-8-4
Cheerful 3BR house near campus w/wooden
floors ROOM available female wanted -
share w/2 fem. students. $320/mo 374-8299.
3436 NW 7th Ave. 4-26-8-4
Roommate needed! Center Ct. Apts. $350/
mo + utilities. 10 min walk from UF. Call
ASAPI 561-307-4336 4-21-5-4
Huge home needs 2 roommates. Reg
or master BR. Quiet area, W/D, hi-spd,
den, fam room, bar area, yard serve near
UF, 2 bus rts. -$400 + util. 335-4533;
Roommate wanted for Lrg 2Stry house on
NW side. $450 incl everything. Musical/
Artistic/Groovy people pref. Call Ricky
407-616-5544 or email@example.com.
Check it out! 4-26-7-4
1 NS F needed for 4BR/2BA house
in Northwood Pines No pets. Avail
immed. $350/mo +1/4 utils. Contact
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 352-384-3905
) a ll Roommates
Dedicated student to share 2BR/2BA t
house. Large BR, huge living space,
fireplace. Cable TV, wireless, W/D, ut
incl. Must be neat & responsible. $45
352-376-9756. Mwsoto@ufl.edu 5-30
Quiet Responsible F 4BR/3BA. Charming,
Spacious brick home with fireplace. 1 mile
to UF. HBO/cable, hi-spd wrls internet, W/D,
storage. Your room furn./unfurn. New carpet
& paint. Close to Publix/CVS 305-282-1897.
2 ROOMS AVAILABLE in 4 Br. house; big
house w/pool & deck. In nice neighborhood;
$400/mo; Call Tom 305-323-2090. 4-26b-4
Furnished 1 BR. w/private bath. Campus
View Condo. Corner 13th & Archer. Wireless
internet. All utils. included. $500/mo. W/D,
Available for summer &/or fall opt. 1 yr. lease.
Nice rm in shared 3BR/2BA home on NW
10th Ave, 1 mile to UF. $300/mo + 1/3 bills,
free parking; bike/bus, near shops, dwntwn.
Ideal for good student. 352-871-5633 4-
Male college student needs roommate in
4BR/4BA Countryside condo.Own BR/BA,
W/D, high speed intemet. Avail now. Close
to campus. $430/mo includes utils. 863-634-
Male roommate. 4BR house. Walking dis-
tance to UF. Call 630-841-6220 4-26-5-4
WALK TO SWRC! Behind Hilton near K&K,
3BR/2BA condo. Furn, private rooms,
W/D, dishwasher, wireless, pool, patio,
lots of parking! 2 rooms avail now! $285/
mo + 1/3 util. 281-7834 pics & more @
2 female roommates for 3BR/3BA town-
house in Rocksood Villas. 20 min bus ride
to campus. $400/mo w/o util. Avail starting in
June. Call 941-720-2434 4-26-4-4
2 AVAILABLE ROOMS Summer or fall in
4BR/2BA less than 1 mile from campus. Hi
speed internet, large backyard pool table,
great party house. Call Jeff 727-504-8014 for
2 share 2BR Downtown apt. Newly remod-
eled. Close to Shands, UF & Library...380/
mo Month-to-month or longer lease okay.
Pets okay. Call 262-1351 4-26-4-4
Roommate wanted private BR/BA in NW
gated community (Turkey Creek). Yard,
garage, W/D, fum or unfum Hi-spd cable,
wireless, pets ok. $400/mo + 1/3 monthly
bills. Females only. Call Sara 352-359-0839
Female roommates wanted NS/clean. 3BR/
2BA private house avail now. Fully furn w/
option to furn room. $500/mo incl util, cable,
wireless intemet 954-254-4442 Rebecca.
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Quad-, Tri-, or Duplex w/pvt parking, extra
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patio, garage/work-shop. Pvt Owner. 352-
538-2181 Iv mssg 4-26-72-5
NEW PRE-CONSTRUCTION AND
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AT AFFORDABLE PRICES Visit
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For more info visit www.Cazabella.com
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Unit for sale @ Countryside Only $188,500
Complex includes pool, gym, v-ball & b-ball
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WALK TO UF LAW SCHOOL 4BR/2BA
fully renovated house, 1310 sq ft. brand
new kitchen & BA, wd firs, new water heater,.
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Campus Realty. 352-235-1576 4-26-8-5
Stunning 2 BR/1.5.BA condo. New tile,
carpet, and paint. Minutes to UF, shop-
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LLC at (352) 338-7505 4-26-8-5
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acre lot has endless potential. Low taxes 8&
minutes to Gainesville. Priced at $110,000.
Call American Dreams Realty, LLC at (352)
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UNIVERSITY TERRACE GAINESVILLE
4 BR/4BA condo. W/D, pool, buslines, great
location. Leased through July. $179,500.
John 786-436-1657. 4-26-6-5
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top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still
in plastic. Sacrifice $110. Call 352-372-7490
will deliver. 4-26-72-6
BED FULL SIZE ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top
mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic
w/warranty. Can deliver. Sacrifice $75. Call
MICROFIBER SOFA& LOVESEAT
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $2300. Sacrifice
$550 352-372-7490 4-26-72-6
BED King Pillowtop mattress & box springs.
Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never.
been used, in plastic with warranty. Sell
$170. Call 352-372-8588 Can deliver. 4-
CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
S$1500, sacrifice $550 352-333-7516
Sofa $175 Brand new in pkg 333-7516
BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1400
(352) 372-7490 4-26-72-6
FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006 N ALLIGATOR, 15
* 1 Furnishings
SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table,
6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New,
still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100.
Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 4-26-
FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $140 332-9899
DINETTE SET 5pc $85 Brand new in box.
Never used. 352-377-9846 4-26-72-6
Beds, Futons, Furniture, King Sealy sets
$299; new sofas for $299; oak futons $169;
sofa & loveseat $399; dinettes, desks, all
on sale *New Location* 140 NW 6th St
Morrells Furniture Outlet. 352-378-3400
BRAND NEW FURNITURE
Mattress Sets $169
5pc. Bedroom Sets $495
And Much More! Delivered to your door!
www.gowfb.com Check it out!'
Or call(352)376-1600 4-26-72-6
Bed All New Queen orthopedic pillow-top
mattress & box set. Still in plastic with war-
ranty. Can Deliver. $130 (352) 264-9799
Bed $100 All New Full size orthopedic mat-
tress set. Brand new, still in plastic, w/ war-
ranty. Can Deliver.352-376-1600 4-26-72-6
BEDROOM SET $395 BRAND NEW! Still
in boxes! HB, 2NS, Dresser, Mirror...chest
avail. Must see to appreciate! Can Deliver
Dinette Set $125 Brand New 5 pc set in
box, never used! Can Deliver 494-0333
Sofa $225 BRAND NEW! MICROFIBER!
Still in package! Will sell with loveseat $395
for set! Can Del. 376-1600
FUTON-$80- BRAND NEW Futon mattress,
still in package! Sold with oak Futon, both
for $160. Can Deliver 352-494-0333 4-
Pool Table Gorgeous 8' All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved
legs. Br. New still in crate. Cost $4,500. Sell
$1,350. Can Deliver. 264-9799 4-26-72-6
Hot Tub/Spa $1795.00 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cup-holders, 110v en-
ergy efficient with warranty. Free Delivery.
**BEDS -ALL BRAND NEW**
"Full $80 Queen $100 King $170**
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516.
BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
$100 352-377-9846. 4-26-72-6
Bed-All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $170 352-333-7516.
Bedroom Set- $300 BRAND NEW. Still
in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard, 2
Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 4-26-72-6
FUTON $60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With
plush mattress $140. All brand NEW still in
box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 4-26-72-6
Pool Table Gorgeous 8" All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved legs.
Brand new still in crate. MUST SELL Retail
$5500. Sell $950. Can deliver 352-377-9846
Hot Tub/Spa $1295 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cupholders, 110-v
energy efficient with warranty. Free delivery,
MUST SELL 352-372-8588 4-26-72-6
Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box.
New, in plastic, warr. Can del. $80 317-4031
Sofa $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still in
pkg. Can del 352-333-7516
FUTONS BEDS FURNITURE
LOW PRICES & LARGE SELECTION
Dumas Discount 371-4422 1201 E. Univ. Av.
New Used 0 Buy Sell 4-26-72-6
BED SETS CLOSEOUTS
Sealed in plastic Twin sets $89. Full sets
$129. Queen sets $149. King sets $189. 352-
376-0953 or 352-378-6005 4-26-63-6
) al Furnishings
MEMORY FOAM- Same as Temperpedic
Save 50% & more. Other closeouts. Twin
sets $89. Full sets $129. Queen sets $149.
King sets $189. Student discounts apply.
4370 SW 20th Ave. 376-0953 We Deliverl
OBeds OFull mattress & boxspring sets $49
Queen sets $89 *Single sets$39 *King
sets $99 *from estate sale. 376-0939/378-
6005 Call-A-Mattress 4370 SW 20th Ave.
25" color TV $55 dining table & 4 chairs $85.
window A/C 6000 BTU. $60, queen bed $60.
Large dresser w/mirror nice $90. Snapper
self propelled mower $85. 500 LP records
$90. Port sewing mach $45. 335-5326 4-
Glass top dining room table & 2 chairs $80, 2
matching glass top end tables $25, matching
coffee table $30, black entertainment center
$20, 25" color TV $40, light gray couch $75,
brown 2 pc dresser set/mirror $30, 316-5334
Standard size. Classic look, light wood.
Excellent condition. Paid $575. Will take
$375 OBO. 941-726-3514 4-24-5-6
We are selling all household items. See
www.impink.nl/bye for details. 4-26-6-6
MOVING SALE- Office Furniture! Matching
Set: computer Corner Desk w/hutch + file
$200 obo Lg Desk w/ hutch $150 obo. 5
Shelf bookcase $50 .obo. 352-338-9997.
Leather Sleeper sofa, leather loveseat,
Entertainment center, dining table,-,dining
server, end table,lamp, tv. Starting @ $50
each/OBO. Call Claire 352-871-2313 4-
Full size slate, includes balls, cues, 4ft Miller
Beer Light, cue rack, cover. Great condition.
Must sell $250 OBO. Call 407-493-9718 4-
CASH PAID For Laptops
Power Supplies & Drives.
Joel www.pcrecycle.biz 9-4-72-7
-Computer/ laptop repair
-Virus, spyware, hardware
-Fix it for $44!!
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Computer Help FastA+ Computer Geek
House/Dorm 59 min response. No waiting/
unplugging/hassels. $30 Gator discount w/
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"COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS"
We buy computers and laptops
Working and Non-working
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Easy, Inexpensive, Guaranteed
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Refer to this ad for 10% off 12-6-118-7
I'VE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC!
Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a
replacement in the Alligator Classifieds!
In the market for a new set of wheels or just
looking to add a second to that collection?
Want personalized handlebars or a fitted
seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds
* For Sale
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 4-26-72-10
BOOKS FOR SALE
Thousands of books in all categories. Call for
directions to our warehouse. (352) 378-6370.
BAR FOR SALE!
Custom UF Gators bar for sale. Perfect for
college students! $500 OBO 850-865-3231
BOOKS BY BOB BRACKIN
Visit my website
+free tie $159.40/42 L, 34/36"W, 30" inseam.
Polo, St. Laurent + more! Orig. $300 -$500
now $159 CREDIT or CASH. 352-219-8560
Sell your stuff at. Gainesville's newest
flea market. Behind Satchel's Pizza. On
Saturday starting May 13th 8 AM-12 PM.
Call 395-6622. 4-26-6-10
Birkenstock, Teva, Merrell, Dansko,
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w/Coupon Code: GTR406. 1-800-336-6657;
SUMMER PARKING PASSES for sale,
Applications available. Contact through
email or phone, email@example.com
or 352-335-7325 seconds from campus. 5-
METAL ROOFING SAVE $$$ Buy Direct
From Manufacturer. 20 colors in stock with
all Accessories. Quick turn around! Delivery
Available Toll Free (888)393-0335. 4-21-
ALL CASH CANDY ROUTE Do you earn
$800/day? 30 Machines, Free Candy All for
$9,995. (888)629-9968 BO2000033. CALL
US: We will not be undersold! 4-21-1-10
Well Established Bridal/Evening Wear.
Central Florida: Local & International clients.
Growing 17%-20%/yr. $595,000 + Inventory.
Nets $300K. Financing available.. See
pictures at www.floridacapital.com Agent
Receive potential checks of $3200 $4800/
month, in 60-90 days. A 20-40 year earn-
ing on your 40K investment. Oil & Gas.
BUILDING SALE! "Rock Bottom Prices!"
20x30 Now $4100. 25x40 $6200. 30x50
$9800. 40x80 $18,400. Extensive range of
sizes and models. Ends/accessories op-
tional. Pioneer (800)668-5422. 4-21-1-10
i Motorcycles. Mopeds]
Scooter For Sale
5 002 Tuohe only 19 mi. $1200/
Michelle 407-451-0364 4-26-7-11
I Ril Motorcycles, Mopeds]
** SCOOTERS **
RPM MOTORCYCLES INC
SALES, SERVICE, PARTS
Many Brands Available 518 SE 2nd St.
534 SW 4th Ave. Largest Selection of
E-bikes, Scooters, Accessories and more!!
Best Prices and Customer Service!!
***SOLANO CYCLE*** "
Scooters from $699. Largest selection
KYMCO, Vento, Hyosung, Keen & many
others. Financing avail. 3550 SW 34th St.
338-8450 solanocycle.com 4-26-72-11
*NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS*
Owned by Gator grads. 1901 NW 67 PI
Best prices in Gainesville. Will beat all Gville
competitor's prices on similar models. 4-
***GatorMoto**' Our new state of the
art facility is now open! We will repair any
brand of scooter and we have some of the
cheapest labor rates around! Pick up/dropoff
available. 6921 NW 22nd St. 376-6275
**CASH PAID for MOTORCYCLES **
SCOOTERS, in ANY condition new or used.
Running or not. Titles or not. Prompt pick up
Call ANYTIME: 352-441-0442
Please leave a message.
1997 CBR 600 F3
Black/orange. Must sell $3900/OBO. Call
727-742-9001. Leave message. 15K. 4-
*FAST CASH PAID FOR ANY CAR*
*Running or not!*
*NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 10 yr svc to UF students '
SCall Don @ 215-7987 4-26-72-12 -
CARS -CARS Buy*SellOTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
For CARS, TRUCKS & MOTORCYCLES
Buy, Sell or Trade 1992 & up only
Call Ray 352-284-8619
OVER 50 IMPORTS UNDER $10,000
SELECT MOTOR CAR
THE YELLOW BUILDING
2715 N MAIN 377-1616
$500! POLICE IMPOUNDS!
HONDAS, CHEVYS, TOYOTAS, ETC.
For listings 800-749-8116 ext 4622 4-26-
BEST CARS LOWEST PRICES
WE BUY CARS
SUN CITY AUTO
Test drive any vehicle and
*GETA3 DAY, 2 NIGHT VACATION*
Ask for details 338-1999 4-26-62-12
1996 DODGE NEON
'Black w/grey interior. 90K great car for
college student $1,500/OBO Call 727-742-
9001 MUST SELL! 4-21-7-12
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1996 FORD T-BIRD Red, 2 door, auto-
matic, power windows, AIC works great,
AM/FMICD player, tinted windows, clean
& in good cond. 145k mi. graduating stu-
dent $2500/OBO Call Frant 352-328-5136
THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
NEEDS VOLUNTEER DRIVERS
'ansport patients to/from treatments
Must have valid driver's license,
safe driving record & attend training session.
Call 352-376-6866 ext 114 for more info.
Gardening Companion, wanted for blind lady
on Saturday mornings would need transpor-
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in the Tower Road area. Call 352-219-6948
On going volunteer needed: Blind lady need
trans on Sundays only to Mass @ Queen
of Peace Catholic Church or St. Augustine
.Catholic Church. For more info. call 219-6948
I live in the Tower Rd. area 4-26-68-13
LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS:
* Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings
* ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade *
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The Alachua County Crisis Center is seeking
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Sixty hours of in-depth training are provided.
This is an opportunity to impact the lives
of fellow community members and to gain
life-enhancing communication skills. The
next training class begins Saturday, May 20,
2006. Please contact Dana Myers at 264-
6779 or visit http://crisiscenter.alachua.fl.us
for more information. 5-18-14-13
Wanted to Buy: Paper Money and Old US
Coins. Single coins, notes, accumulations,
entire collections. Littleton Coin Company
Since 1945. Call (800)581-2646, e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org. Mention code
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Apply @ UF Survey Research Center
M-F 9am-9pm 408 W University Ave.
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$10 15/Hour DRIVERS
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Apply online at www.gatordominos.com
Or at any of the 6 locations. 4-26-72-14
GATOR DOMINO'S is now hiring delivery ex-
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Apply online or at our Jonesville location at
14300 W. Newberry Rd. No exp necessary.
Will train the right people! 333-3333 4-
$100 EACH NIGHT Guaranteed
13th St. or University Ave Domino's now hir-
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$125 each night. Apply @ 3311 W.University.
377-4992. or 2106 SW 13th St. 373-2337
*Room and Board Included
Get Paid to Play!
The Florida Elks Youth Camp (FEYC) needs
male and female Summer Camp Counselors
ages 18 and up. FEYC is an overnight camp
located off of Highway 450 in Umatilla, FL
The camp runs June 5-July22 Please contact
Krys Ragland at 1-800-523-1673 ext 251 or
352-669-9443 ext 251 4-26-72-14
Eam between $14-$20/hrr Make ,your
own schedule. Fun environment, great op-
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MARIO & LUIGI'S PIZZA Now hiring
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Call center needs experienced telephone
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Earn up to $12/hr. 0 ALSO KITCHEN HELP
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GREAT PAY FOR THOSE WHO STAY! Park
Place Car Wash is looking for hard workers
for all positions. Cashiers (fullday availability)
& line workers (AM 8:30-1 & PM 12-6 shifts
avail) 15-40hrs-your choice. Great work envi-
ronment. Apply in person. 7404 NW4th Blvd.
Across from Home Depot. No calls please
HELP WANTED- Valid driver's license re-
quired. Local moving and storage company.
Apply at 505 NW 53rd Ave. Gainesville 374-
TCG Phone Reps needed ASAP
evenings and-Wkends. Must be articulate
and reliable 371-5888 ext 111 or 4112 NW
22nd Dr. 5-30-31-14
Web Programming.Contractor -
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Camp Counselors needed for great over-
night camps in the Pocono Mtns. of PA.
Gain valuable experience while.working with
children. in the outdoors. Teach/assist with
athletics; swimming, A&C, drama, plates,
archery, gymnastics, scrapbooking, ropes
course, nature, and much more. Office &
Nanny positions also available. Apply on -line
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HIRING LIFEGUARDS at $7.25/hr,
SWIM INSTRUCTORS at $7.60/hr.
Call 352-393-8358 for more information and
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shifts are available. To apply, please call
(352) 224-1741 after 5pm Monday through
Thursday and leave a message. EOE/DFWP.
Private dance co. Great for students. Great
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today! 378-3312 4-26-20-14
Part time lab techs needed for routine
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Camp counselors, lifeguards (will train),
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Apply online at RGISINV.COM
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Hiring Camp Counselors!make a difference
in someones life. Residential counselors
needed, salary, room/board. Apply today &
start on May 21. Download an application
www.campchallengefl.com or 352-383-4711.
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Plan Ahead: NOAH'S ARK
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Village location & 34th St. location in the
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Clinical Assistant Needed for full time patient
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Solutions Bridal FT/PT Salary + comm.
Saturday Required Fax Resume: 374-7293
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Call Brad at 331-8837, ext 3125 between
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Sun Country Sports is hiring at both locations.
Rock Wall manager, gymnastics coaches,
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Download app atwww.suncountrysports.com
Bring to either location. 4-24-10-14
Busy dealership is in need bf a positive &
friendly individual as our PT receptionist for
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SWIM LESSON INSTUCTORS
needed for summer. Call Jill @ 335-0518
Help wanted. Apply in person.
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Applicants needed ASAP.
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Our clients are' in needed of
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Clubhouse Grill Hiring waitstaff & kitchen
staff Both day & night shifts. Accepting appli-
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34th St. Across from YMCA 4-25-10-14
COLD STONE CREAMERY of Gainesville
is hiring a General Manager. Competitive
salary, bonus, benefits & vacation. Email
resume to ColdStone@GatorZone.com.
BEAT THE HEAT!!!
In the Mountains of North Carolina, work
outside wlkids! Good role models wanted
Bright, enthusiastic, industrious workers
wanted for toy/gift store. FT/PT. Must be able
to work weekends, breaks, and holidays.
Stop by for an application 1510 NW 13th
Part-time nanny needed for two children
in our home. Tuesday and Thursday.
Transportation needed. Please call Traci @
The UF Teaching Center is accepting ap-
plications for Business, Engineering, Math,
Physics & Science tutors. Call 392-2010 or
apply online at www.teachingcenter.ufl.edu.
THE BEST SUMMERJOB EVER!
CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
Fast-paced call center seeks enthusiastic
team players. Flexible hours! Apply in person
M-F, 9am-4pm. 1830 NE 2nd St. 8-16-29-14
Childcare needed for 8 & 9 year olds in Haile.
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SCHOOL BOARD OF ALACHUA COUNTY
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM AT VARIOUS
Interviewing NOW for jobs beginning August
10th. Leave for the summer knowing you
have a job when you return in the Fall.
ACTIVITY LEADERS.- $10/HR Bachelor's
desired or successful experience working
AIDE I-$7.84/hr HS. or equiv. Min. 3 yrs.
Exp. As teacher aide or equiv. Combo of
training & exp. working with children.
DRUG TESTING REQUIRED -
Call at 955-7766 for information or pick up
application @ 620 E. Univ. Ave (School
Board ofAlachua County) 4-21-6-14
No experience necessary. No weekends.
Excellent pay. Call 378-8252 4-26-9-14
FISH LOVERS WANTED -
Sales rep for modern fish-only pet store.
* On job training
* Flexible 20+ hrs
* Career opp right individual
* Strong communication skills
* Positive attitude, enthusiasm
* Problem solving skills
* Fish identification & compatibility.
Brief resume to: Karen @ Aquatropics, 2100
SW34th St. 5-25-13-14
PT Admin Asst needed for Florida Park
Service District office. Position involves
record keeping, data entry, grant research,
coord of volunteer & not-for-profit program.
Fax resume: Brenna Oldham 352-955-2139
Spanish-speaking' professional with excel-
lent phone skills for online jewelry sales. Call
224-1857 between 1:00-3:00, M-F only. Or
fax resume to 377-0488. 4-26-9-14
SECRETARY needed Gatorfood.com is
looking for personable, responsible, enthusi-
astic, fun people. Must be available to work
summer & weekends. Customer svc exp
helpful. For more info call Meghan 379-3663
VOO DOO RESTAURANT & LOUNGE
Now hiring Servers & Dishwasher. Apply
within Tues Fri 6pm 7pm. 112 S. Main
Asst Managers, Pizza Makers, Drivers &
Night Sales. Apply within 1710 SW 13th St.
for busy Dental Office. Room for adXance-
ment. Fax resume 375-4268 4-21-6-14
Great opportunity for psych, sp-ed, or ap-
plied behavior majors. Gain experience
w/autism intervention with 20 year old. One
year commitment. Contact for hours & pay
detail 256-2002. Fax resume 375-4268 4-
Nanny needed for children & household du-
ties PT during the school year & full time dur-
ing the summer. Must be reliable, honest &
flexible. Prefer NS & one who enjoys outside
activities w/children. Must have own reliable
tranposrt. Please call 222-1891 to discuss
University Coimmons is looking for PT leas-
ing agents. Must be available to work thru
the summer & weekends. Experience a plus.
Please call 377-6700 4-26-8-14
CHILDCARE NEEDED for 2 & 4 year old
in our house in west Gainesville. Wed & Fri
8am 6pm summer approximately 12pm-
6pm in fall. $10/hr + gas money. Must have
car & references, enjoy outdoors, like pets.
Please call 378-0219 or 256-1741 for more
LPN wanted full-time for busy urgent care
clinic. No nights or weekends! Great working
environment and generous salary & benefits
package offered. Please submit resumes to
Human Resources at 224-2216 or email to
X-Ray Technologist full-time for busy multi-
specialty practice in Gainesville.No nights
or weekends required. Excellent salary and
benefits offered. Please fax resumes. to
224-2216 or email email@example.com
Scheduling Specialist part-time for multi-
physician practice. Must have a working
knowledge of health insurance, including
worker's compensation. Hours are flexible.
Please fax resumes to 224-2216 or email
Medical Receptionist/Medical Records
wanted part-time. Must have exp with:
check-in/out, medical records and insurance.
Please fax resuems to HR at 224-2216 or
email firstname.lastname@example.org 4-21-5-14
NOW HIRING ALL POSITIONS
Apply between 2 & 4pm Mon-Fri, Calico
Jack's 3501 SW 2nd Ave. Creekside Mall.
SUPERSTAR Sale Associates
Seeking FT/PT agents. Versatile, confident,
polished, computer literate, intelligent, go-
getters that thrive on building relationships,
having fun, fulfilling dreams! Send inquires
to: Admin@AmericanDreamsRealty.net 4-
Want a Great Job AND a Great Salary but
can't drive a bus? No problem!
Earn $11.27/hr driving an RTS bus once
you complete training to get your CDL (or
$14.09/hr, including benefits). Can't drive a
bus? No problem. Earn $10.29/hr while we
train you (or $12.86/hr, including benefits).
Benefits include health insurance, free
life insurance, retirement savings, tuition
reimbursement and much more! A valid
driver's license and a good driving record
(no moving violations within 3 years) are
required. Call the Jobline at 334-5009 or
REGIONAL TRANSIT SYSTEM
RTS is a Drug Free Workplace and an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer. Preference in initial appoint-
ment will be given to eligible Veterans and
spouses of Veterans. M/F/DN.
Hiring for summer rush. Orange & Blue
Textbooks is seeking PT/FT help for up-
coming semester rush. Good people skills
and register experience preferred. Stop by
store @ 309 NW 13th St. for details & appt.
Local software developer with established
products for banking industry seeks moti-
vated entry level person to assist Sales &
Marketing. Initially 20 hrs. Possibility of full
time. Develop leads, support customers,
revise/prepare publications. Must be famil-
iar with Windows software, comfortable on
telephone. Fax or e-mail resume to 352-331-
1581, email@example.com 4-26-6-14
Door staff needed. Call 352-494-2340 for
more info. 4-26-8-14
Experienced & friendly. Evening hours.
Apply in person between 3 and 5pm.
NAPOLATANO'S. 606 NW 75th St.
Must be familiar with Microsoft Office. PT/FT
available. Flexible hours. Call 372-2051 4-
Advanced Technologies & Testing Lab is
seeking applications for FT/PT Office Asst
and Lab Technician/ Chemist. Please email
your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to
Retirement The Way It Should Be!
SERVERS & DISHWASHERS
Are you looking for a great place to work
while going to school? The Village, an
upscale retirement community, is looking
for servers and dishwashers to join our
team! Flexible hours, competitive pay, and a
great working environment! 8000 NW 27th
Blvd Gainesville, FL 32606 (across from
SFCC)352-373-4032 Fax: 352-373-2295For
a complete list of our openings, call our
jobline @ 352-373-4240 email@example.com
SUBWAY OAKS MALL
Happy, energetic, fast, reliable, honest peo-
ple. No hot, greasy fries. No grease traps.
Call 305-773-3592 4-26-7-14
Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q is now hiring for
SERVERS, COOKS, PREP & CASHIERS at
the following locations:
2700 N Waldo Road, Gainesville, FL
9213 NW 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
If interested, please apply between 2-4 pm
Monday through' Friday. (No phone calls
TUTOR wanted for middle school boy. Math
and Latin. Non-smoking male preferred.
Evenings. $10/hr. Now through end of May
and some in August. (352) 262-6515. 4-
G'ville apt complex. Great pay fun staff FT
summers most Sat. PT semesters & motivat-
ed a must! Call 352-494-9724! 4-26-6-14
Medical Technologist Student
LifeSouth has opportunity for MT Student.
It is a full-time position. Admission to the
LifeSouth Medical Technologist Training
Program requires a baccalaureate degree
from an accredited college or university.
Minimum requirements for admission include:
Biological Science (16 semester hours) in-
cluding Microbiology, Immunology, Anatomy/
Physiology, and Genetics/Molecular Biology;
Chemistry (16 semester hours) including
Organic and/or Biochemistry; Mathematics
- including Statistics; and Computer and
Management courses. Duration of the
program is one. year. Interested applicants
please submit resume to gamartinez@lifes
outh.org. EOE/DFWP. Background check
THE VILLAGE MARKET @ Haile Plantation.
Now hiring 20-30 hrs. flexible schedule.
Apply within. 380-0111, for directions only.
DRIVING RANGE HELP NEEDED
Evenings & weekends. 3-4 days/week. Hit all
golf balls you want. Apply at 6007 SWArcher
Rd. 4-26-6-14 ..
RESEARCH SCIENTIST needed for
Gainesville area biomedical research com-
pany. Perform research on human tissue
development for allograft implants. Develop
mathematical models to simulate human
biological processes. Design and develop
regenerated human tissue systems for pa-
tient treatment. Author reports and research
papers concerning developments in human
tissue generation. Requires PhD in biochem-
istry, biomedical engineering or related field
and 2 years experience. Please fax resumes
to Regeneration Technologies Inc. at (386)
462-0097. EOE/AADFWP. 5-18-8-14
SALES PEOPLE WANTED
Flexible schedule. Great for college students.
Earn $300 + per week. Call Steve 352-215-
Non smoker. Saturday afternoons & eve-
nings. Some weekdays. Must be here in
summer and next school year. Exp. neces-
sary. 514-8741. 4-26-6-14 .
Mon-Fri, 1pm 9pm. Pay based on exp. UF
Hillel, 2020 W UniversityAve. Apply in per-
son 372-2900 x 728 4-26-5-14
Help wanted: The Bagel Bakery 384-9110.
Energetic, smiley people wanted
* $6.50/hr for line people,
* $7.50 for bakers. 4-26-5-14
Construction firm seeks IT Administrator that
will also assist in marketing tasks. Essential
skills include Windows Server, Active
Directory, Networking, Graphic Design, and
time management. Please email resume to
bbiit@bbi-cm:com, or fax to 352-371-4784
Summer Positions Available at
University Of Florida
Lake Wauburg Outdoor Recreation Center
Challenge Course Facilitator
Climbing Wall Facilitator
Park Operations Assistairt
Previous lake/park employment experience is
helpful but not necessary. Applicants should
posses or be in the process of obtaining a
Class E Drivers license, current American
Red Cross CPR for the Professional
Rescuer or American Heart Association -
Health Care Provider CPR, and First Aid and
AED essentials. Please fill out an application
and turn it in at Lake Wauburg or Student
Recreation and Fitness Center, Room 200.
Contact Michelle Langkop at 466-4112 or
MichelleL@rescsports.ufl.edu with any ques-
LIFEGUARDS NEEDED Gainesville Country
club seeks lifeguards & swim instructors
May-Sept Apply in person at 7300 SW 35th
Way. Experience preferred. 4-26-5-14
Help wanted: DISHWASHER or expo for fine
dining Asian restaurant part time, pay starts
at $7/hr apply in person at 101 SW 2nd PI,
Ste 118, behind Hippodrome downtown 4-
Window Blind Installer
PT, flexible hours, exp helpful, pay $7-10/hr.
Call 339-4600 5-18-6-14
Tired of sitting around w/out it? Sit here &
make it! UF FLORIDA REPDIALS seeks UF
students to raise funds. Earn up to $8.00/hr
with a FLEXIBLE schedule. Apply at 105
NW 16th St 4th floor. Academic Classroom
Building 105, or call 395-7754 for more info.
Looking for Rec or Ed majors to be preschool
assistant 8:30am-lpm, Mon-Fri or run our af-
ternoon camp 12:30-4pm Mon-Fri. Muist be
energetic, loving & caring. Call Kathy 377-
Honesy, hardworking. $7/hr. Call 316-1431
opportunities available in sales. Please
contact Bryan Harthun, District Sales
Coordinator 352-870-6838 4-26-4-14
A COOL TRAVEL Job. Now hiring (18-24 po-
sitions). Guys/Gals to work and travel entire
USA. Paid training, transportation, lodging
furnished. Call today, Start today. (877)646-
THERAPISTS WANTED- LICENSED SLPS
in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.
Bilingual a plus. Per diem & FIT. Bilinguals
Inc. Child & Parent Services, (866)696-0099
EXPERIENCED CARHAULERS WANTED
United Road Is Opening A Terminal In
Brunswick, GA Competitive Pay Outstanding
Benefits Excellent Home Time (800)221-
5127 Ext 186 Ask for John. 4-21-1-14
Drivers- BE IN DEMANDI Plenty of freight,
Many Home time Options. Low Cost
CDL Training Available, 100% Tuition
Reimbursement (800)231-5209 www.SwiftT
Driver- NOW HIRING QUALIFIED DRIVERS
for Central Florida Local & National OTR
positions. Food grade tanker, no hazmat,
no pumps, great benefits, competitive pay
& new equipment. Need 2 years experience.
Call Bynum Transport for your opportunity
today. (800)741-7950. 4-21-1-14
NOW HIRING FOR 2006 POSTAL JOBS
$18/hour Starting, Avg. Pay $57K/year
Federal Benefits, Paid Training and
Vacations No Experience Needed! (800)584-
1775 Ref#P4901 4-21-1-14
AMERICA'S DRIVING ACADEMY Startlaur
driving career! Offering courses in CDL A.
One tuition fee! Many payment options! No
registration fee! (888)808-5947 info@americ
Drivers CDL A. Home Weekends! Special
Orientation Pay for Experienced Drivers!
Great Pay & Benefits! Paid Training for
School Grads! Cypress Truck Lines, Inc.
www.cypresstruck.com (888)808-5846. 4-
Drivers CDL A. True Lease to own pro-
gram. Low payments/short term lease. Avg.
$1.11/mile plus fuel surcharge. No hazmat.
No forced dispatch. FFE Transportation
FOOD & BEVERAGE MANAGERS. MMI
Dining Systems seeks restaurant or asst.
managers for multiple club, college and res-
taurant operations in Mississippi and Florida.
Jumpstart your Foodservice Mgmt. career.
Competitive sal & benefits, plus free stay at
company-owned hotels! Send resume online:
HR@mmiemail.com. Fax: (601)939-5685, or
mail: MMI HR Dept.,1000 Red Fern Place,
Flowood, MS 39232. EOE, ADA, drug-free
workplace employer. 4-21-1-14
$5,500 Weekly Goal Potential If someone did
it, so can you! 2-3 confirmed appointments
daily! Benefits Available... Call. Catherine
McFarland (888)563-3188. 4-21-1-14
Job Crafters, Inc. NOW HIRING!!! First Class
Shipyard Trades: Pipe Fitters, Structural
Fitters, Structural Welders. Work in FL, AL
Over Time + Per Diem UP TO $23./hour. Toll-
Free: (800)371-7504 Phone: (251)433-12t,
Fax: (251)433-0018. 4-21-1-14
Looking for a Great Job? FT/PT Currently
hiring enthusiastic people who want to learn
how to deliver excellent customer service
develop or strengthen marketing skills.
Work in a team oriented culture and a pay
system that rewards hard work and common
sense...earn $10-15/hr and more. Contact us
in Gainesville at Doug.McCray@1800gotjun
k.com or 804-543-8513. 4-26-4-14
Looking for hardworking individuals who
have an interest in assisting to breed, feed
and practice husbandry of snakes and
rodents. PT positions avail w/flex hours.
Starting pay $6.50/hr. Call 352-495-3075
EGO FASHIONS in Union Street Station is
now hiring exp and fashion oriented sales
associates for summer. Drop off resume 201
SE 2nd Ave, Suite 111. Call 352-337-6678
Energetic, professional. Experience a plus.
Saturday required. Apply @ Ventura Apts.
1902 SW 42nd Way or Fax 352-375-4434
Close To UF, Convenient
533 SW 2nd Ave. 377-1771
IMPORT AUTO REPAIR.BMW, Mercedes,
Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan,
Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable
prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830
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HYPNOTIST-Stop smoking. Improve mem-
ory & concentration. Eliminate bad habits.
Past life regression. Learn self-hypnosis.
Low Student Rates. Leonard Umans AAPH,
Nf1I certified 379-1079..4-26-72-15
** BELLY DANCE **
Ethnic Dance Expressions Studio
For Fun & Fitness 384-9200
EVERGLADE EQUESTRIAN CENTER
The countryclub for horses & owners.
Ch'tomer lounge w/full kitchen & bath. 250'
x 160' riding ring, round pen & jump pad-
dock. Lessons. 30 acres, 40 matted stalls, 19
separate paddocks. 24-hr security, 352-591-
3175 everglade-eqestrian.com 4-26-72-15
Individuals or small groups.
375-6641 Harold Nobles
Want to be a CNA? Don't want to wait?
Express Training Services can get you certi-
fied under 3 wks! Hands-on exp, no videos.
Day/eve classes avail. Next class 4/17/06.
Class sizes limited. 338-1193 for details.
PERSONAL TRAINING 300
Personal and Group Training
Flexible Scheduling Exclusive Facility
Call for a free workout
HIP MOVES STUDIO
Personal Training $35 per hr
Belly Dance & Yoga Classes
Your first class FREE
All facilities & amenities: quality instruc-
tion. 15 min from UF. Jan at 376-7762.
Greathouse Equestrian Center. 4-26-62-15
* GREAT BANNERS & SIGNS *
Custom Posters 0 Exhibits Awards
Top Quality Fast Service Low Prices
,, SignMasters 335-7000
* AWARDS & PERSONALIZED GIFTS *
Plaques S Name Badges Cups Etc.
Best Selection In Town
1/2 head $65. Full head $85
Hair extensions, shampoo, cut, style $25
HAIR BY GLENDA (352) 258-8431
EW CLEANING SERVICE
Affordable cleaning with a woman's touch
Maid service. Residential & Commercial.
Same Day Cleaning Service Available
352-494-6458 ask for Earnestine
Experienced patient tutor/mentor. Grades
6-12, college adult familiar w./mild learning
disabilities. General math, pre-algebra, alge-
bra, precalculus and trig. Stephen 378-9063
on private warm blood breeding farm,
Micanopy. Top care! Work exchange pos-
sible. Dressage/Jumping. 591-2474, leave
Experienced teacher. All styles.
Jo, Brothers, M.Ed. 871-4628
Available &Affordable. 4-26-9-15
* SLEEPY HOLLOW HORSE FARM *
* Boarding $275/mo 0 Lessons/English *
Alachua County's oldest & finest horse farm.
PIANO & VOICE INSTRUCTION
Recording & performing artist. Jazz, Rock,
Country & other contemporary styles. Call
Kritin Lomholt, MM,M.Ed. 514-3557 5-
* FOREIGN STUDENTS *
Need help finalizing your papers/
presentation? Need help with your English
writing? We can help. Available summer:
DIVORCE$275-$350*COVERS children, etc.
Only one signature required! *Excludes govt.
fees! Call weekdays (800)462-2000, ext.600.
(8am-7pm) Alta Divorce, LLC. Established
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5342. 24 Hrs 100's of Lawyers Statewide.
EARN DEGREE online from home. *Medical,
*Business, *Paralegal, *Computers *Criminal
Justice. Job Placement. Computer provided.
Financial aid if qualify. (866)858-2121 www.o
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HIV ANTIBODY TESTING
Alachua County Health Dept. Call
334-7960 for app't (optional $20 fee)
ABORTION/ABORTION by PILL (RU-486)
IV sedation, Student Discount.
Well Woman Care & Birth Control
Bread & Roses Women's Health Ctr
All Women's Health Center
Free Pregnancy Test
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY? Confidential,
compassionate adoption advice. Expenses
paid if needed. Choose life! www.america
nkidzadoption.com FL lic. # 1105-002-000
(727) 823-1537 or toll free (866) 303-1573
THE TRUE YOU!
Lose 8-15 pounds in 4 weeks
Gain muscle while you lose fat
Groups forming now. 339-2199
Is Stress Ruining Your Relationships? Buy
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Call (813)872-0722 or send $8.00 to
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SAME DAY SERVICE: transcription, typing,
apps. Desktop pub: brochures, newsletter,
flyers, ads, logos. Resume service 17 yrs-
exp. 24-hr turnaround. Connie 271-2677
HIV ANTIBODY TESTING
Alachua County Health Dept. Call
334-7960 for app't (optional $20 fee)
GUNS! GUNS! GUNS!
1800 Gun Inventory
Over 500 handguns in stock
Buy, Sell, Trade or Repair.
Reloading Supplies 466-3340
Harry Beckwith, Gun Dealer
8mi. South of G'ville on 441
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FLASHBACKS PAYS CASH FOR CLOTHES.
We buy 10-5, M-Sat. Open to shop til 6. WE
ALSO BUY HOUSEHOLD ITEM. 211 W Univ
Ave 375-3752. 4-26-72-18
Try BOOK LOVER'S CAFE
Inside Books, Inc. 505 NW 13 St.
CLEARANCE SALE All CDs must go
- 100,000+ CDs on sale! 3 CDs for $10.
We need more room for our GIANT DVD
INVENTORY Cash oaid for DVDs Hear
Your One-Stop for Vacation & Travel
FL Seller of Travel Reg No ST36461
Furry, feathery, scaly...no, not your
roommate...pets. Find or advertise your pets
or pet products here in the Pets section of
Cutest Baby Fancy Pet Mice EVER!
Blk/Wht/Tan & Spots. Some w/Pants!
Long/Short Fur! Great pets!
$5 for 1, $8 for 2! Home-raised!
Call Adam/Tiff @ 352-613-4527 4-26-9-24
female. For Sale. $400 obo. Call 352-870-
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White male looking for female for free week-
long cruise in the Caribbean. If interested call
Rick Send photo & contact info ASAP PMB
452 PO Box 147050, G'ville, 32614-7050
IS YOUR BUSINESS, CLUB OR
ORGANIZATION HAVING AN EVENT?
DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL
ANNOUNCEMENT? PLACE YOUR AD
HERE AND GET IT NOTICED!
There will be a meeting for
SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE
Those who have lost a loved one to suicide
Wed, April 5th from 6:30-8:30 pm at
The Alachua County Crisis Center at
218 SE 24th Street, Gainesville, Florida.
Call 264-6789 if you have any questions
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Local travel agency offers cruise specials,,
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Gator Country Travel (just off campus) 373-
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can place a FREE FOUND AD in our lost &
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what you've found. Call 373-FIND.
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FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006 N ALLIGATOR, 19
Transfer of Power
Virginia dismissal leads Canadian to UF
By ANTONIO GONZALEZ
She was unhappy with her unde-
Despite how much individual
glory she had, she couldn't meet her
goals, athletically or academically.
Her coaches weren'twhat she ex-
pected and neither was her school.
It was time for a change.
Diana Srebrovic, a freshman ten-
nis sensation at Virginia, no longer
wanted tobe a Cavalier. She kept her
intentions a secret, all while looking
for a new place to call home.
"I wanted to get out of Virginia
because I felt I wasn't reaching my
tennis goal there," she said. "I was
looking for a school where I thought
I could reach my maximum poten-
tial in tennis."
That school was UF.
But when Srebrovic opted to
leave Virginia for UF in February
2005, she couldn't have predicted
what would follow.
The tennis star was ranked No.
34, and although she knew Virginia
wouldn't exactly approve of her de-
cision, she thought the school would
Instead, the team dismissed her
immediately, despite the fact that
she was the Cavaliers' best player,
undefeated in dual-match play and
the team leader.
"It wasn't something I expected
that would happen," she said. "I
played No. 1 for them. I had won ev-
ery match for them. I think I helped
the team a lot, not only tennis-wise.
I felt I helped the team emotionally
- them knowing I was there."
Srebrovic said she didn't al-
ways agree with Virginia coach
Phil Rogers but had a "pretty good
relationship" with him before her
decision to transfer.
Still, the two had their share of
disagreements, she said.
"I guess I didn't completely
understand his way of coaching,"
Srebrovic said. "I wish him all the
best, but I still don't understand
why he didn't want me on the team
after niy decision to transfer."
Virginia went into a tailspin af-
ter Srebrovic left, going 3-10 in its
final 13 matches. After 23 years at
Virginia, Rogers retired at the end
of the season.
Messages were left on Rogers'
phone, but none were returned.
While one team cast out
Srebrovic, another anticipated her
UF coach Roland Thomqvist had
recruited Srebrovic since her days in
Thomqvist tried to recruit her
out of high school, but a scholarship
was not available at that time.
"I told her when one opened she
would get it," Thomqvist said. "But
a player of her caliber isn't going
to play without a scholarship. Not
when the Harvards, the Dukes and
the Virginias are offering them."
"She has added a ton of
experience and firepower
to the lineup. We're a
scary team with her and
Alexis [Gordon] at the top."
UF women's tennis coach
Srebrovic ultimately chose
Virginia over other schools because
of its strong academics.
When Virginia released Srebrovic
in February of 2005, Thomqvist
pounced on the chance to sign the
nine-time Canadian national cham-
pion. He brought Srebrovic to UF for
a campus visit.
That was all it took. Srebrovic
said she planned to go to Georgia
after UF but never made the trip.
"After I came to visit, I made my
decision," Srebrovic said. "I knew
this was the school for me."
She said the players, coaches and
facilities are top-notch at UF, so there
was no need to look elsewhere.
And because Virginia had re-
leased her, she didn't have to sit out
a year. She enrolled at UF in the fall.
But things didn't get any easier.
From fitness workouts to the
cone drill in practice, Srebrovic had
never been challenged this hard by
her coaches in Virginia.
But the hard work would pay off
sooner than anybody thought.
"I think everything happens for a
reason," she said. "I think my year
at Virginia has ultimately made me
a better person."
Currently ranked No. 5 in the
country, Srebrovic is looking for-
ward to competing in her first-ever
NCAA Tournament in May.
But despite her meteoric riseup
the collegiate ranks, she will not be
joining the professional tour any-
"One-hundred percent I'm
coming back," she said. "I'll be here
until I'm done with my four years."
Thomqvist said the "sky's the
limit" for Srebrovic, and she can be
a great professional tennis player
whenever her heart desires.
With the help of Srebrovic, the
No. 4 UF women's tennis team has
only lost one match this season. And
with an undefeated Southeastern
"Conference record, the host Gators
should be the favorite to win the
SEC Tournament this weekend. .
"Everything has fallen into place
so nicely," she said. "I couldn't
imagine things going better than
they are right now."
Srebrovic entered the National
Indoor Singles Tournament in
November as one of the top play-
ers in the country, but by no means
the favorite. By the end of the
Tournament, she would stand as the
"It felt great," she said. "I felt like
all the hard work had paid off."
With the victory, Srebrovic
figured she would be ranked in
the top 10, but when the rank-
ings came out, she was a little
surprised to see her name at No. 1.
Although UF senior Alexis Gordon
had previously held a No. 1 ranking,
Srebrovic started at No. 1 singles
when team play began.
"She has added a ton of experi-
ence and firepower to the lineup,"
Thomqvist said. "We're a scary team
with her and Alexis at the top."
Early in the season, Srebrovic
had tendonitis problems in her right
Achilles. She also had to cope with a
blister on her foot and a cold. While
suffering some early losses due to
the health problems, she bounced
back to finish with a regular-season
record of 13-5, all coming at the No.
1 and No. 2 singles positions.
But Srebrovic has meant more to
UF than just her play on the court.
Sophomore Whitney Benik, U's
No. 3 singles player, had trained
with Srebrovic at the International
Tennis Academy in Delray Beach
when they were teenagers.
Benik said Srebrovic's emotional
support to the team has helped just
as much as her play.
"She is so important to the team,"
Benik said. "She is one of my best
friends here. It helps me so much for
her to be here. It would be a different
team without her."
Srebrovic said she has enjoyed
her time at UF more than her time
spent in Virginia. Itwas nice, just not
the right place for her.
"Its way, way different here,"
Srebrovic said. "The people, the
environment, everything is a lot
different. I feel I'm playing way bet-
ter and getting way better coaching
here. It's exceeded my expectations.
I love it here."
Still, Srebrovic said she has no
regrets about choosing Virginia.
Gators could be own worst enemy in SEC Tourney
* UF HAS LOST JUST ONCE IN 132
SEC MATCHES AT HOME.
By ANTONIO GONZALEZ
The No. 4 UF women's tennis team (18-1,
11-0 Southeastern Conference) seems to have
everything going for it heading into the SEC
The Gators are 131-1 all-time at home
against SEC opponents. They are perfect
this season against the SEC. And they have
the hot Florida weather on their side as they
head into today's quarterfinal match against
South Carolina at the Ring Tennis Complex
at 10 a.m.
UF coach Roland Thomqvist said the great-
est competition for the Gators (18-1, 11-0 SEC)
this weekend mightbe themselves.
But it's not like teams are going to roll over
and give UF the Tournament Championship,
"I like the fact that we're at home, but we're
not going to look through anybody," he said.
"We just can't get too overanxious or overcon-
fident. We just have to play our game."
In his fifth year at UF, Thomqvist has never
lost an SEC Tournament match.
But players-have come and gone during
that time, so not everyone has experienced an
"It's new for us," UF sophomore Diana
Srebrovic said. "Every year there is different
people on the team, every championship is
Despite the perfect SEC record, the Gators
are still looking to improve this weekend
- particularly in doubles.
"It's huge," UF sophomore Whitney Benik
said. "People probably don't think it is because
it's only one point. But it's by far the most im-
portant point. It can make or break you."
If the Gators win, they will play either
Georgia or Tennessee on Saturday at 10 a.m.
The championship game is scheduled to be
played at noon on Sunday.
MEN TRAVEL FOR TOURNEY:
March Madness is over,
Ten niS but there is still talk about
The No. 14 UF men's tennis team is vying
to be one of the 16 teams to host an NCAA
first- and second-round regional. UF coach
Andy Jackson said his team is "on the bubble"
to be a host heading into the SEC Tournament.
The Gators (14-6, 8-3 SEC) will play South
Carolina in the quarterfinals at 10 a.m. today
in Tuscaloosa, Ala. If UF advances, it will face
the winner either Mississippi or Arkansas in
the semifinals on Saturday at 2 p.m.
The finals are scheduled for Sunday at 2
"Getting to Sunday would get us the host,"
Jackson said. "One match would help, but two
would put us over the top."
The Gators, who have won five straight
matches, seem to be on a roll entering'
Tournament. And the setback from freshman
Ryan Sweeting's midseason suspension ap-
pears to be a distant memory. UF sophomore
Greg Ouellette said it hurt the team when it
lost Sweeting, but it is not a factor anymore.
"I feel like the team has definitely forgot-
ten about what happened and moved on,"
Ouellette said. "We've accepted the fact that
we're not going to have Ryan and that we san
still win it all."
S Octavian Cantilli / Alligator
UF sophomore Diana Srebrovic was dismissed from Virginia but has
found a home in Gainesville as the No. 5 player in the country.
20, ALLIGATOR FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006
Former UK star Hayes sued
* CAB DRIVER OF DUKE LACROSSE
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
LEXINGTON, Ky. A woman, whose
claim that she was raped last year at a Kentucky
campus residence hall went unpursued by pros-
ecutors, has sued former Wildcats basketball star
Chuck Hayes for damages.
,, suspect was not publicly named. However,
an agent for Hayes confirmed at
S:" 3 [ the time that Hayes had been no-
News tifiedof the investigation.
Cynthia W. Smithers is asking
for $75,000 and unspecified punitive damages
for her "pain and suffering, embarrassment and
damage to reputation," according to the lawsuit
filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court in
Lexington. Fayette County Commonwealth's
Attorney Ray Larson announced in November
he would not pursue charges because he had "se-
rious doubts about the complainant's credibility
and great concern about the lack of corroboration
Smithers claimed she was drugged and
raped April 20, 2005, at Wildcat Lodge, where
some Kentucky men's basketball players reside.
Assistant Police Chief Ken Hall said the suspect
told police that he and the woman had consen-
DRIVER PICKED UP SUSPECT: DURHAM, N.C,
- A cab driver who picked up a Duke lacrosse
player the night he was accused of raping a
stripper appeared to reinforce a timeline the
defense said supports the player's innocence
but also casts doubt on claims that nothing
happened at a team party.
When he returned to the off-campus party to
pick up a second fare after dropping off suspect
Reade Seligmann, Moez Mostafa said he saw a
woman leaving the party in anger and overheard
someone say, "She just a stripper. She's going to
call the police." Mostafa said Seligmann appeared
to be calm and jovial during the cab ride. After
dropping off Seligmann, he said, he returned to
the house to pick up another fare. When he ar-
rived, it looked like a party wasbreaking up, with
people crowded on both sides of the street.
While waiting on the four passengers whom
he would later drive to a nearby gas station, he
saw a woman walking through a crowd of men
toward a car. Mostafa said the woman appeared
to exchange words with some people in the crowd
before getting into the driver's side of a car.
"She looked, like, mad," he said. "In her face,
the way she walked, the way she talked, she
looked, like, mad."
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Reggie Nelson is on track to
be one of the best pure safeties
to roam The Swamp since Louis
Oliver, which says a lot.
If Jackson and/or Joiner can
step up their gamess, the Gators'
secondary has the makings of
superseding last year's bend-but-
*Bubba Caldwell: I'llbe the first
to admit that in my four years here,
I've chugged the Haterade when
it came to Bubba and his fumble
However, with that snazzy or-
ange non-contact jersey this spring,
Caldwell has really matured into a
more complete receiver with the
best wheels on the team.
The Gators have realized how
much speed they had lost last year
when not one guy in the five-wide
could get open against Alabama
But that shouldn't be the case
with Caldwell, Nyan Boateng and
incoming freshman Percy Harvin
ready to run.
*Chris Leak: The key to it all.
It seems like just yesterday when
Ingle Martin was tossing balls
into the dirt, and The Swamp was
chanting for Leak as a freshman.
Now, I loathe the Tebow chants
that will undoubtedly erupt from
the first drunk frat stooge when
Leak throws an interception.
But Leak just seems like a dif-
ferent guy to me this spring in
almost every aspect down to the
knee-high socks, which give him
instant quarterback street cred.
He's checking at the line and, for
the first time ever, screaming at
The Gators are Leak's team in
2006, and maybe I'm just some buf-
foon with a column check that, I
am a buffoon with a column but
Leak will end his career at UF on a
higher note than anyone achieved
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UF regains swagger after win, preps for Kentucky
By BRIAN STEELE
The Gators certainly made a
After shutting out Central
Florida 3-0 on Wednesday night,
it didn't take long to switch their
attention toward a series with
Kentucky this weekend.
After winning five consecu-
tive Southeastern Conference se-
ries, the No. 24 UF softball team
(34-18, 12-9 SEC) struggled last
weekend against No. 8 Georgia
and will look to regain its con-
ference swagger against the
Wildcats who currently stand last
in the Eastern Division.
"We can't sit too long be-
cause you have got to prepare
Kim Klement/ Alligator
UF junior outfielder Lacy Howard drove in all of the Gators' runs as they shut out of Central Florida on
for Kentucky," said junior Lacy
Howard, who drove in all.three
runs against UCF. "You win and
feel good about it, but we're not
celebrating the win.
"We're focusing on Kentucky.
Going into this weekend against
Kentucky, we want a three-win
While the Wildcats sit last with
a 3-18 conference record, Howard
is not concerned with where
Kentucky is in the standings but
with how her team plays.
"It doesn't matter who you
play, you have to bring your 'A'
game," she said. "It's what the
University of Florida brings to
the table, and that's what matters.
We just need to come together as
a team and gel."
Although the Gators were
impressive at the plate in get-
ting nine hits against the Golden
Knights, they were only able to
plate three runs, all on the one
play by Howard.
Still, UF coach Tim Walton
said getting the hits was a prom-
"I think the positive side is we
had that many batters on base,"
he said: "We get a clutch hit,
and we're going to be just fine.
We must, more importantly, just
leave everything on the field."
However, it isn't just the of-
fense that should be of concern
After the pitching staff some-
what struggled against Georgia
last weekend, freshman Stacey
Nelson pitched a complete game
shutout against UCF.
"Defense is an impor-
tant aspect of the game,
and when players make
plays, it transfers to the
offense. It's kind of like a
spark plug. We try to make
all aspects of the game
important, and when that
happens, we'll win a lot of
Still, Howard said the defense
and pitching might be affecting
the scoreboard more than the
number of outs.
"Defense is an important as-
pect of the game, and when play-
ers make plays, it transfers to the
offense," she said. "It's kind of
like a spark plug.
"We try to make all aspects of
the game important, and when
that happens, we'll win a lot of
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Leak leads with louder attitude
0 THE SENIOR QUARTERBACK RETURNS TO
THE SAME OFFENSE FOR THE FIRST TIME
IN HIS UF CAREER.
By BRYAN APP
,FAlligator Staff Writer
: .. High school lore compels them. An ESPN docu-
mentary commands them.
Thousands of UF football fans will flock to
Saturday's Orange and-Blue game to catch a glimpse
of freshman quarterback Tim Tebow in action.
SThey'll see the arm that owns the career and single-
They'll see the legs that helped make Tebow the
No. 1 dual-threat quarterback prospect in the country.
They'll also see the other one, the one before the
"Chosen One," the high school prodigy who arrived
in Gainesville nearly three years ago with slightly less
fanfare. And if coaches and players are correct, fans
should like what they're watching when No. 12, not
.. No. 15, is in the game.
-:-:Returning to the same offensive system and the
same offensive coordinator for the first time in his UF
career, Chris Leak will take the field Saturday with a
peace of mind and an authority that his teammates
have never witnessed from the senior signal caller.
"I can't say exactly what did it, but Chris has a dif-
ferent attitude," junior linebacker Brandon Siler said.
:' "I've seen him yelling at people and getting people in
line. That just wasn't the Chris that we had before."
,- A lack of vocal leadership was Coach Urban
Meyer's main criticism of Leakbefore the coach's inau-
gural season at UE After last year's spring scrimmage
:. game, Leak said he was trying to grow into a more vo-
cal leader, but his coaches and teammates didn't start
noticing a difference until late in the season.
Offensive coordinator Dan Mullen attributes much
of Leak's timidity to the fact that the quarterback was
grappling with learning his third offensive system in
Kim Klement/ Alligator as many years at UF.
As a freshman, Leak started the fifth game of the
Teammates say UF quarterback Chris Leak has matured into a vocal
leader in his second season under Coach Urban Meyer. SEE LEAK, PAGE 24
Atkins strives to fill void at cornerback
By ANDREW ABRAMSON
Alligator Staff Writer
Avery Atkins believes in freedom of
speech. So if you want to call UF's re-
vised corps of comerbacks inexperienced
and not quite ready for primetime, the
new starting comer will gladly listen to
Then he'll knock the apprehension
right out of you.
"The coaches know I love to hit. I've
been that way since I started playing
football," Atkins said. "I can go in and
lay a hit on you, and I can go out and
cover you. Coming into spring, a lot of
people said the comeback position was
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going.to be the toughest spot to fill. But
we're one of the hardest working groups.
Comerback is far from the weakest posi-
tion on the team."
Atkins has been labeled a future su-
perstar since a standout
high school career in
Daytona. But because
Vemell Brown has grad-
a uated and Dee Webb is
forgoing his senior year
for the NFL Draft, the future is now. After
arguably outperforming everyone else
on the football field this spring, Atkins
strives to become one of the top comers
in the SEC, if not the nation, this season.
"I feel very confident about it," he
* Baseball: Auburn vs. UF
McKethan Stadium, 6:30 p.m.
I Women's tennis: SEC Tourney
South Carolina vs. UF
Ring Tennis Complex, 10 a.m..
said. "Not that I'm getting a big head or
anything, but coach always told me when
you work hard, you're going to be a great
player. I work my butt off. I work hard in
the weight room, hard in the classroom
and hard out on the field. I'm working
Even in his Pop Warner days, Atkins
gained a reputation as a reliable player
that could execute like no one else on
That's when he earned the nickname
"Execution," and at least one teammate
believes he's ready to reclaim the title.
"It fits his description," said redshirt
senior Reggie Lewis, UF's other start-
SEE ATKINS, PAGE 24
EUF sophomore golfer Sandra Gal was
named to the All-Southeastern Conference
second team on Thursday. Gal led the Gators
with a 74.74 stroke average this season and
won the Gator Invitational.
for UF, Meyer
before he even set foot on campus,
freshman Tim Tebow's lore had
spread like a bunch of Chuck
While there may be some truth to the
fact that indeed, Superman sleeps wear-
ing Tim Tebow pajamas, the culmination
of the second spring under Coach Urban
Meyer shed some light on the direction
in which University of Florida football is
This will be a
good team next
year, better than
the learning process
that was the 2005
card before arriving
in Gainesville was
making magic hap-
pen in year two, just as he did in Bowling
Green and Utah.
But in order for the Gators to make
it to the Southeastern Conference
Championship and beyond, UF will
need a Verell Brown-esque awakening
from some key players.
Here's a look at some candidates:
*DeShawn Wynn: For all the attitude
problems and inconsistency that still
plague him, Wynn needs to run like the
fifth-year senior he's labeled as in the
There's absolutely no valid reason for
Wynn, arguably the running back with
the most potential, to be splitting carries
with walk-on Anthony Gay and Billy
Latsko for much of the spring.
But for one odd reason or another,
he's deeper in the doghouse than Vito
*Kyle Jackson and Tony Joiner: Both
are where they need to be physically and
in terms of experience, but the key for
UF's safeties will be getting their minds
right in the film room during the sum-
Jackson's struggles last year caught
everyone off-guard, but when he was
replaced by Joiner to start the LSU game,
the result was a Tigers touchdown.
SEE ESTEBAN PAGE 20
.. .. .- ....
BFormer football players Danny Wuerffel
and Chris Doering and former basketball
player Dan Cross are among nine former
UF athletes or coaches set to be inducted
into the Hall of Fame on Friday.
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FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006 U ALLIGATOR, 23
Gators get confidence boost after defeating FSU
By SPENCER DAVIS-VANNESS
Alligator Staff Writer
The UF baseball team may
still be last in the Southeastern
Conference, but it just didn't.
seem like it when the Gators
handled No. 5 Florida State 8-3 on
Gone was the team that fell
16-2 at home to Vanderbilt and
21-4 at South Carolina on consecu-
tive Sundays in late March and
early April. Gone was a squad that
dropped two of three to then-SEC
In its place: a squad that won
its last two matches by a combined
score of 23-7, a team that rode to
those victories on solid starts from
a pair of freshmen, a struggling
ball club seemingly reinvigo-
rated for a home conference series
against Auburn (18-22, 6-9 SEC)
But forget about any sudden
signs of excitement or unbridled
confidence from UF coach Pat
McMahon or his squad.
While he admitted the win
in Tallahassee was significant,
McMahon said no major shift in
Kim Klement/ Alligator
UF right fielder Chris Petrie bats during the Gators' 14-5 loss to Missouri on Feb. 24. Heading into the
final portion of the SEC season, Petrie and UF gained momentum with Wednesday's win against FSU.
attitude would result from it.
"[Wednesday] night's game
was a good sign in a lot of differ-
ent ways," a less-than-exuberant
McMahon said simply.
Maybe it was, as he noted, the
3:30 a.m. arrival in Gainesville on
Thursday after a game twice-de-
layed by rain and lightning or his
second-inning ejection that zapped
Or could it simply be that a
coach who has often stressed the
importance of quickly putting
tough losses in the past does the
same for big wins?
When asked about a boost in
the team's swagger after the ri-
valry win, McMahon downplayed
"That's an interesting word,
'swagger,' and it relates.to me as a
confidence issue," he said. "I think
that's relative to each and every
So would his players feel any
differently? Touting UF's top bat-
ting average among players with
significant plate appearances, right
fielder Chris Petrie said the win
was, in fact, a confidence-booster
for a slumping team.
"It's awesome to beat FSU,"
Petrie said. "It's great for our con-
fidence and getting the second half
of the SEC season turned around."
But Petrie also rejected the idea
that the win would be a major fac-
tor in the team's overall attitude.
"We have a two-game winning
streak over some good teams, but
we have to keep going and not
just be happy with this," he said.
"We have a very talented team
and have always known we had
the ability to turn it around at any
time," he said. "We knew it was
hopefully a matter of time before
we got things turned around."
If the team has truly turned
things around, it certainly did so at
an opportune time.
Stuck at the bottom of the SEC
standings, the Gators (23-18, 5-10
SEC) find themselves still justmne
game out of the eighth and final
spot for the SEC Tournament be-
ginning May 24.
"It's awesome to beat FSU.
It's great for our confi-
dence and getting the sec-
ond half of the SEC season
UF right fielder
Auburn is currently tied for
eighth, and a pair of wins or a
series sweep for UF this weekend
would go a long way in improving
the Gators' postseason chances.
The Tigers also present the
Gators with an opportunity to
correct the embarrassment of
their last home conference match
- a 16-2 drubbing at the hands of
But again, don't expect
McMahon to get too caught up in
the significance of this or any other
"We're going to approach this
weekend as it fits into out plan for
the rest of the season," McMahon
said, "one series at a time."
Senior trio tees off for last time at SEC Championships
* EVERY, STEGMAIER, VARGAS LEAD
UF IN CHASE OF NO. 1 GEORGIA.
By JENNA MARINA
The No. 3 UF men's golf team will
compete in the Southeastern Conference
Championships this weekend at Sea Island,
Ga. For three UF seniors Matt Every, Brett
Stegmaier and James Vargas the tourna-
ment marks the beginning of their last three
Every isn't planning anything special to
commemorate the occasion, but that didn't
stop him from speculating about Vargas'.
"James might take a shower before we
play," said Every, receiving a glaring look
When they aren't throwing jabs at one
another, the seniors display a kind of broth-
"It's James' and Brett's last SEC too,"
Every said. "So I think we all probably
want to win it for each other more than
When Vargas was in the lineup this year,
the Gators earned three tournament wins,
four second-place finishes and one fourth-
UF placed seventh in the two tourna-
ments in which he didn't compete.
Stegmaier is also no stranger to success,
especially at the Seaside Course, where he
won the SEC individual title
as a freshman in 2003.
"I'd like nothing more
-than for Brett to win again
G this year," UF coach Buddy
Golf Alexander said. "I think
he's at a point where he re-
ally would like to win a second collegiate
tournament before it's all over for him. He
should have some good feelings about going
back to Seaside."
Freshmen Toby Ragland and Billy
Horschel will accompany the seniors on the
A win could mean more than a cham-
pionship for the Gators, as UF will try to
improve its 2-2 season record against SEC
rival No. 1 Georgia.
"We've been chasing the Bulldogs all year
long," Alexander said. "They're ranked No.
1. We're ranked number three. We played
four times on the year. We're 2-2. ... It should
make for an exciting SEC Tournament com-
ing up this weekend."
Meanwhile, the No. 14 UF women's golf
team will tee up Saturday at the Scarlet Golf
Course in Columbus, Ohio, for the Lady
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24, ALLIGATOR E FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2006
Corner gave glimpse of talent vs. FSU, preps for larger role on team
ATKINS, from page 22
ingoomerback. "He likes to execute
things the right way. He's got a thing
about himself; I don't know what it is.
He'just has something about him."
It's an aura of confidence that even
has UF coach Urban Meyer, typically
an .infamous pessimist this time of
year, praising Atkins.
4'He's having a really good
spring," Meyer said. "He's aggres-
sive and he's a contact player. A lot
of times covers, they're like receivers
they're not the contact player he is.
He can be a special player."
Last year, Brown and Webb were
a very formidable duo, helping the
Gators transform into one of the top
defensive teams in the nation.
But Atkins said he hasn't felt
pressure to duplicate last year's suc-
cess, believing that will occur simply
based on talent and ability.
He felt a much greater pressure
to prove to Meyer and corerbacks
coach Chuck Heater that he's a ca-
pable No. 1 corer.
"The main pressure here was that
the coaches don't give you anything,"
Atkins said. "Coming out here, no
.one-was a starter. Once I got out here,
the main thing was staying focused
and working hard.
"The coaches told me to just keep
coming to play, and you'll be a great
Performing well in practice
doesn't always translate to success in
game situations, but Atkins already
had his one shot on the field. He more
than lived up to the hype.
In the regular-season finale
against Florida State last year, an
injury to Brown became an oppor-
tunity for Atkins. He responded with
four tackles, an interception and a
fumble recovery. He also made two
key breakups that prevented the
Seminoles from getting in the end
zone in UF's 34-7 victory.
"It was all on me," Atkins said.
"Coach told me before the game, 'It's
your time to step up and play.' That's
basically what I was waiting on all
year to hear. When he told me that, I
just went out in the game and kind of
did what I'm doing now, which is get
on the field and feel very confident
Now, Atkins believes he's ready
to join the nation's upper echelon
of corerbacks. While he said it will
take a ton of hard work, he thinks
All-American accolades aren't out of
"If he keeps doing what he's do-
ing," Lewis said, "he might not be
here all four years."
But Atkins has plenty of time to
worry about his future. For now, he
just wants to hit.
"When you're out on the field,
there's just a lot of trash talk," he
said. "I like to be out there on the cor-
ner, everyone thinking I'm just a little
small guy. When they come my way, I
like to just show them I'm nothing to
Avery Atkins closes in to tackle receiver Nyan Boateng during practice on April 10.
Meyer excited to see incumbent, freshman compete at spring scrimmage
LEAK, from page 22
2003 season under then-offensive coordinator
Ed Zaunbrecher in his precision-passing of-
fense. Larry Fedora replaced Zaunbrecher in
2004, installing more of a downfield passing
game. Fedora left UF as part of Ron Zook's
ousted coaching staff, and last season Leak
had to adjust to Meyer and Mullen's spread
offense, one that is predicated on the quar-
terback reading the defense and making snap
decisions at the line of scrimmage.
Mullen said it takes time for any player
to pick up all the nuances of the offense, but
he expects Leak to hold an advantage with a
year's worth of experience.
"This is his first chance to really sink his
teeth into an offense and be ready to go,"
Mullen said. "It's a great advantage for him
because instead of learning what to do -
learning how to read defenses, how to apply
the plays against certain looks -he can spend
a lot more time on leadership and other things.
It takes a lot of time to learn all that stuff."
Now, Leak rarely misses a read, Mullen
said. If he does, the quarterback reacts with'
specific questions rather than wondering if he
ran the correct play.
"You're just more comfortable and able to
anticipate things bet-
Gators ter," Leak said. "That's
Quarterbacks the major thing about
the second year."
Some might speculate that Tebow also
might have played a role in Leak's new atti-
tude. Even Meyer said he can't wait to see his
top two quarterbacks compete head-to-head.
"Tim Tebow is a freshman actually [he
should be] a senior in high school right now -
and that's what he is," Meyer said. "But we're
going to protect him and let him look like the
quarterback at the University of Florida. It's
great for him, and he's one guy that I think
can handle it."
When the "T" word comes up, Leak just ex-
plains how he has tried to assist the freshman.
"Everybody who comes in is highly rated,
highly talented," Leak said. "So the best thing
you can do is give advice to a young guy."
Mullen believes its just that kind of rela-
tionship that will improve both quarterbacks.
"It's more of a working relationship,"
Mullen said. "You have another quarterback
that really studies the game and pays attention
to things, who [Leak] can really talk to about
what's going on out there on the field.
"That kind of working relationship is going
to make them both better."
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