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We Inform. You Decide.www.alligator.orgNot officially associated with the University of Florida TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 FOLLOW US ONLINE FOR UPDATES @FloridaAlligator @TheAlligator_ @TheAlligator UF researchers think inside the boxUF scientists have created a low-cost trap to help reduce the mosquito population, pg. 8UF receives record amount for research funding pg. 9 alligatorSports awards honorable mentionsAll the athletes, teams and moments that were left off our votes this summer get examined, pg. 14VOLUME 112 ISSUE 103 By Danielle IvanovAlligator Staff Writer UF MCDA houses under constructionBy Devoun CetouteAlligator Staff Writer UF football players accused of harrassment By Dana CassidyAlligator Staff Writer GPD takes kids back-to-school shopping Dana Cassidy / Alligator Staff SEE FOOTBALL, PAGE 4 SEE MCDA, PAGE 4 SEE GPD, PAGE 4


Todays WeatherVOLUME 112 ISSUE 108 Subscription Rate: Full Year (All Semesters) $100The Alligator The Alligator The Independent Florida Alligator The Alligator The Alligator The Alligator ISSN 0889-2423 alligators Events / News in BriefAM NOON PM 90 2 ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 VOLUME 112 ISSUE 108NEWSROOM Editor Engagement Managing Editor University Editor Metro Editor Sports Editor Assistant Sports Editor Editorial Board Photo Editor the Avenue Editor Copy Desk Chief Copy Editors DISPLAY ADVERTISING Advertising Director Intern Coordinator Sales Representatives Ruben RieraCLASSIFIED ADVERTISING BUSINESS Administrative Assistant Comptroller Bookkeeper ADMINISTRATION General Manager Assistant General Manager Administrative Assistant President Emeritus SYSTEMS IT System EngineerPRODUCTION Production Manager Assistant Production Manager Advertising Production Staff Editorial Production Staff or email WHATS HAPPENING?Hands-on STEAM volunteering at the Cade Museum Looking for an exciting volunteer opportunity? Do you love science, art, technology and being creative? Join the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention as a volunteer! We are always in need of passionate volunteers to help in our labs and throughout the museum. Apply online at, and contact Michele Kuhn, volunteer coordinator, at volunteercrd@ with any questions. Our next volunteer orientation will be held Aug. 23 at 6:00 p.m. Gainesville presents at Mayors Institute about reducing use of jails Representatives from the City of Gainesville presented at the National League of Cities (NLC) Institute for Youth, Education, and Families earlier this week. Gainesville Mayor Lauren Poe, City Manager Anthony Lyons and Gainesville Polices (GPD) Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC) coordinator Will Halvosa attended the City Leadership to Reduce the Use of Jails Technical Assistance initiative, which is one of the NLCs Mayors Institute initiatives. The presentation, led by Poe, discussed the wide gaps among races regarding poverty, education, health care and interaction with the justice system and how the justice system addresses first time offenders and high utilizers. The discussion covered diversion programs that Gainesville has successfully used to decrease arrests and recidivism for all residents, but specifically for residents of color, the exploration of whether youth diversion may result in decreased adult arrests in the future and the best use of limited mayoral authority to support diversion. One of this years objectives for the Mayors Institute is to continue to engage mayors as champions to reduce jail use and provide a platform for problem-solving and strategy development discussions among city leaders and with national experts. Aug. 7 special meeting The Alachua County Commission will conduct a special meeting Tuesday. The meeting begins at 10 a.m. in the Grace Knight Conference Room, located on the second floor of the Alachua County Administration Building at 12 SE First St. The meeting agenda includes: the county manager search update and direction and the board policy discussion requiring Alachua County residency for executive service staff. The public is invited to attend this meeting. It will be available to view live on Cox Channel 12, the countys video on demand website and Facebook Live. Free parking is available for citizens attending this meeting in the Southwest Downtown Parking Garage (105 SW Third St.). For more information, contact the Alachua County Communications Office at 352-374-5204. UFIC photography contest The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) has invited students, faculty, staff and alumni to enter its annual international photography contest. Judges will look at technical merit, composition and that the photo conveys a global culture message. Submission period opens Aug. 13. Judges will award a first, second and third place in each of three categories. First prize winners will each receive $100, second prize winners will receive $50 and third prize winners will receive $25. Each entrant may submit up to two digital photos in only one chosen category. All photographs must have been taken during Fall 2017, Spring 2018 or Summer 2018. Digital images must be uploaded using the online submission form provided. Email submissions or prints will not be accepted. Photos must not display your use of alcohol, cigarettes, drugs or any inappropriate content or behavior. Unedited photos are preferred, but minimally edited photos will be accepted. For instructions, guidelines, categories, deadlines, submission format requirements and more visit 'Free Fridays' Concert Series: Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Two bands pay tribute to the music of two supergroups at the Free Fridays Concert Series on Aug. 24. This concert pays tribute to Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young; both groups featured musicians Stephen Stills and Neil Young. Free Fridays is presented by the City of Gainesville Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs. It is funded in part by a Tourist Development Tax Grant from the Free Fridays runs 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. each Friday night, from May 4 to Oct. 19 at Bo Diddley Community Plaza, located at 111 E. University Ave. in downtown Gainesville. The entire 2018 schedule can be viewed at For more information about this event, please contact David Ballard at or 352-393-8746.AP NEWS AROUND FLORIDAParkland suspect: Voice told him to burn, kill, destroy Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz told a detective that a demon in his head "the evil side" told him to burn, kill and destroy, and that he thought about going to a park to kill people about a week before 17 people were gunned down at the school, according to a transcript of his interrogation released Monday. During the more than 11 hours of questioning by Broward Sheriff's Detective John Curcio, Cruz usually answered in short sentences or nodded yes or no, speaking so softly that the detective repeatedly told him to speak up. Twice when Curcio left the room, Cruz, 19, cursed at himself and said that he wanted to die, he deserved to die. "You're nothin'," Cruz told himself, followed by cursing. The interrogation will be pored over by prosecutors and defense attorneys if Cruz attempts an insanity defense or for mitigating factors if he is convicted and faces the death penalty. Cruz's attorneys have said he would plead guilty in exchange for a sentence of life without parole.


TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 ALLIGATOR 3 Families gather at Celebration Pointe to ring in new school yearABOVE: Ten-year-old Blake and 7-year-old Grant practice fencing at the Florida Fencing Academy booth during Celebration Pointes Back-to-School Bash on Saturday afternoon. The event featured dance performances, food and other fun activities for children. TOP RIGHT: Eve Thompson, 9, performs a dance in front of the IndepenDance Studio booth during the Back-to-School Bash on Saturday afternoon. IndepenDance aims to foster learning by providing performing arts education in a fun and friendly atmosphere. BOTTOM RIGHT: Four-year-old Kendall tries walking on a slackline with help from her father, Andrew Cox, during the Back-to-School Bash at Celebration Pointe on Saturday afternoon. Photo Story by Taylour Marks | Alligator Staff


too loud to study, Lara said, so the new spaces will have doors for privacy and audiovisual technology to hook up computers. Lara said there will be a downstairs living room with a TV, conference room and balcony along with an upstairs event space capable of hosting up to 120 people for movie nights, lectures, socials, potlucks, meetings and cultural holidays. His favorite new design element is a clear plastic awning that balcony. As before, the spaces will be open to everyone, not just students who identify as black or Hispanic. We always had a misconception that you had to be Hispanic to walk in, but you dont, Lara everyone. as a space where students can come together and unite. Its a really important space for us to all gather and hang out with each other and catch up on daily activities and each others lives, he said. Hernandez visited the facility a few times before it was torn down and plans to return after graduating this Spring to see the new building. by spring 2019. Photos of the exterior and inte@DanielleIvanov divanov@alligator.orgMCDA, from pg. 1he had to be 21. At the time, Toney did not have a by one of Zacherys friends near Rain Nightclub & Lounge, according to the report. Zachery said name the assailant. Zachery said Lewis told him there was money behind the harrassment and their beef would neving to the report. Zachery took this to mean there was a price on his head. because he was afraid for his life, according to the report. He allegedly received multiple phone calls, texts and voice recordings from the football players and their friends, which he began to save. screenshots of the texts. One of the voice messages was from Lewis, who repeatedly told Zachery to come to The Ridge by telling him his exact location, type of car and where it was parked. situation because it was childish. Zachery was willing to meet with the players and police to resolve the issue, according to the report. He gave his friends names who were inhis friends are not involved and he takes full responsibility. He also gave the names of the football players involved, according to the report. They are any further contact with the football players and to tell his friends to do the same, according to the report. The screenshots and voice recordings were put into evidence. The report and information will be the football players have been spoken to, according to the report. @devoun_cetoute dcetoute@alligator.orgFOOTBALL, from pg. 1 Courtesy of UF MCDAProjected exterior designs for La Casita (left) and the IBC (right). families with basic needs. Some of these kids dont have things that they need to go to school, said Sgt. Ariel Lugo explained the importance of providing for the children of the community and identifying their needs. Since we see them everyday, we can identify the kids, Lugo said, we can come get them what they need. tendance at the event, said his favorite aspect of the program is seeing the big smiles on the faces of the kids when they shop for their items. This gives us the opportunity to be with the kids, shop with the kids and provide them vis. this program in the future and add more charitable events throughout the year. @danacassidy_ dcassidy@alligator.orgGPD, from pg. 1 By Ashley MirtylAlligator Contributing Writer ly prevents getting HIV, but advantage of it in at least three years. exposure prophylaxis, the pill can cut the risk of getting HIV by about 92 percent when takPrevention. Its been available at the ployee. It can cost an uninsured person about $1,600 a month, but most insurance companies cover about 75 percent of the health care provider. In Halls three years of brand name Truvada, which is made by the biopharmaceutimacology doctoral student, said shed rather stay abstinent than pay for a pill that costs three times her rent. American pharmaceutical companies have the power to drop the price of medications, but they choose not to, she said. If a generic brand of the drug was made available, it would probably be used more. Before taking the pill, students must be diagnosed as HIV-negative and attend a series of follow-up appointments, which Hall said is usually a deterrent. Students often lose interest when they discover theyll have to change their daily routine to take it. Ideally, the pill must be taken at the same time every day, Tipton said People forget to do a lot of things throughout their day, so a lot of people might forget to take the pill daily, Hall said. If you miss a day, then its pretty much rendered useless. HIV has a three-month incubation period, called the window period, Hall said. This means a four-month process before the patient can actually take the pill. While some health care providers are aware the pill may come with the social side effect of increasing risky behavior, others believe it is a big step toward controlling the said. Three years later, HIV pill still not widely usedDana Cassidy / Alligator Staff


TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 ALLIGATOR 5 By Angela DiMicheleAlligator Staff Writer Out of the 800 Walgreens locations in Florida, the 17 Gainesville stores no longer have cigarettes on their shelves. testing a change in cigarette sales for the next 12 to 18 months son Scott Goldberg in an email. programs, services and product offerings to meet the needs of ing tobacco products from Gainesville stores is an example of that. tember 2014. The CVS Health Research Institute conducted percent over eight months in 13 states. removing them rather than for health reasons. rather than quitting. local gas stations and convenience stores. He said Walgreens paper. Local Walgreens will no longer stock cigarettes CRIME ROUNDUP Willard Sanders on in public or on act that could cause death and shooting vate building or a vehicle. rest report. car. rounds, according to the report. The the scene. near his car, according to the report. the residents. Sanders ran to his car and pulled ground, according to the report. ers pointed the gun in their direction cousin and put them in the hospital. Jail in lieu of a $300,000 bond.Man arrested, accused of shooting into group Sanders around midnight, nightclub, located expandable baton. He punched the victim on the right side of his face and of his face. the victim to go unconscious and fall to the ground, according to the report. incident. recorded the victim on the ground ing to the arrest report. ing on the ground 12 minutes later and according to the police. cording to the report. He had fractures from his nose. ton, according to the report. He said the police. Jail in lieu of a $75,000 bail. @devoun_cetoute dcetoute@alligator.orgBouncer arrested in connection with assualtHenley Stories By Devoun Cetoute | Alligator Staff Writer


Editorial Column Election prep: Part 4 Targeted ads will save advertisingYou search Google for sunglasses. You browse for a while. You look at a few on Amazon, a few on RayBans website and ultimately decide to leave the purchase for another day. But now every website with Google AdSense, like the sidebar on Facebook, offers you sunglasses. Its called targeted advertising, and even if you might think its annoying, computers seem to know us better than we know ourselves. Im okay with big data as long as its good data. The targeted advertising you see on Facebook is collected from your browsing history when you view a retail website. Your browser, Chrome, Firefox or whatever you may be using, submits information about what youre looking at to third-party advertising networks, like doubleclick. net. To make a long story short, you are tracked all over the internet via cookies, small bits of information tied to your digital identity, which let advertisers know what youre looking at, when youre looking at it and if you allow location services, where youre looking at it from. Using all that data to sell you things isnt necessarily a bad thing in my book. Think of it like this: Web browsing is annoying enough as it is. Even with all our desperate, millennial-minded tactics of using AdBlock and related extensions to remove ads from our web experience, some websites require you to disable it to use them. Think of sites like that a lot of us use to compile and format APA citations. Advertising can be disruptive and often annoying, but plenty of journalism websites, like those of The New York Times and The Washington Post, heck even The Independent Florida Alligator, use ads to make money. Do you really want your browsing experience to be full of ads for things that have no relevance to you? I want to support The Times and The Post, but I dont want to be bombarded with annoying ads for a new car, especially when Im not in the market for one. Id much rather my browser and internet service provider sell my data to advertisers, so I can get a glimpse of sunglasses instead. Advertising, despite our best attempts to quash it, will never perish from the earth. We can only make a best effort at keeping it from being rage inducing. Its easy to be scared of technology. The long-running meme is that there is an FBI agent constantly watching over you through the camera in your phone or your laptop. There are valid privacy concerns as well. But provided we do a good job of regulating it, I think the creepy ads that pop up to follow you on Facebook arent creepy at all. They are the future of a more pleasant internet. Stephan Chamberlin is a UF political science junior. His column comes out Tuesday and Thursday. TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 Endorsements, much like winter in Westeros, are coming. The Alligator will be gathering information providweeks. In the meantime, we continue our rundown of every possible candidate Alachua County residents will have the opportunity to vote for or against. Today, well be looking at candidates for the Alachua County Soil and Water Conservation District and the state commissioner of agriculture. Please note these editorials are not an endorsement of any candidate. Alachua County Soil and Water Conservation District soil clean and your water safe to drink. If there was ever a governmental body that most directly affects your ability to physically live, this is the one. Seats 1, 3 and 5 are up for grabs Nov. 6, though only Seat 3 has any race to speak of. Kaithleen Hernandez and Chris Rose a name for herself in January 2017 when she and a handful of others were arrested while protesting the construction of the Sabal Trail pipeline. Rose II is a Libertarian candidate and said he believes the tal issues. Commissioner of Agriculture Current Commissioner Adam Putnam is set to relinquish his seat with the election of one of seven candidates. Four Republicans and three Democrats are vying to be his replacement. The Republicans running against each other are Matt Caldwell, Denise Grimsley, Mike McCalister and Baxter Troutman. Caldwell sports an endorsement from Sen. Marco Rubio and, after his tweets during the 2016 presidential race surfaced criticizing President Donald Trump, said the president can count on my loyalty. Grimsley has been a Florida senator since 2012 and is the chair of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She also said she is in favor of making it easier for ex-felons to have their voting rights restored after theyve served their sentences. McCalister is a retired U.S. Army colonel who served from 1971 to 2005. He unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2010 and again for U.S. Senate in 2012. Troutman is a former state representative from Winter Haven chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection and the Environment & Natural Resources Council. The Democrats running in the Aug. 28 primary are Nicole Nikki Fried, Jeffrey Duane Porter and Roy David Walker. Fried is a lobbyist and lawyer focusing on residents access to medical marijuana. She earned her bachelors degree in political science, her masters in political campaigning and her law degree all from UF. She was also Student Body president during her studies. Porter is the mayor of Homestead and has worked in South Florida politics for 10 years. He is running on a platform of opposing Trumps tariffs, which he said has hurt farmers and their businesses. Walker is an environmental scientist and president of the South Florida Audubon Society. He said he would support legalizing recreational marijuana with conditional laws attached to treat it like tobacco products. He also said he is for enforcing existing gun laws more consistently. We at The Alligator urge you to learn more about these and heading to the polls this month and in November. Florida resiMorgan McMullen EDITOR Bailey LeFever MANAGING EDITOR Sarah Stanley UNIVERSITY EDITOR Baylie Cainas METRO EDITOR Stephan Chamberlinopinions@alligator.orgUsing all that data to sell you things isnt necessarily a bad thing in my book.Stephan ChamberlinAlligator ColumnistThe Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 326042257.Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458.The views expressed here are not necessarily those of The Alligator.


TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 ALLIGATOR 7Let us help your dog stay healthy and happy! 3717 NW13th St. Gainesville, FL 32609 (352) 372-8387 shoresanhosp.comWellness Day & Vaccine Clinic for dogsFriday, August 17 8 am 6 pm Welcome Back EditionFall 2018Advertise in theRUN DATE WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22 FINAL DEADLINE FRIDAY, AUGUST 10Save 5% on your advertisement Contact your sales rep today and let incoming students know youre ready for business in the Welcome Back Edition!CALL TODAY As the end of the Summer semester approaches, weeks of hard work are coming to fruition. Libraries across campus cups of coffee and hours spent studying. most credit hours, who did the most extracurwork. Life is a never-ending game of quantity over if we worked hard enough. of quantifying work is bad. However, our society seems to take this to an extreme. Somework. Its thought to bring more productivity. More progress. More money for a company. More job advancements. More and more and more. out? sick. for this reason. Theres a point when continuing to work or study ceases jarring statement shocked me to my core. Since be test-taking machines, competing against one another for the highest grades and recognition. I think this is dangerous and needs to change. Ive been on the receiving end of burnout. worse. reward, which reinforced the need for my beto work more even if it was at the cost of same message of working more often permeates. time spent away from work as a consequence Sophie Feinberg is a UF journalism junior. Her column comes out Tuesday and Thursday.Exhaustion shouldnt be a badge of honorColumn Sophie Since I was young, I to save my money for a rainy day. I got piggy banks as the ones faced heads up for the messages I was receiving about penny-pinching became inconsistent. know this is the conservative and safe it doesnt make sense. I dont think there is enough of a has their own idea about what this have to put money toward Maybe Ive just been dent mindset, but thats the fun part worry about it when you get Since then, Ive out when I get there. be exercised. If youre too focused on Layla Soboh is a UF advertising junior. Her column comes out Tuesday and Thursday.Make money to live, dont live to make moneyColumn Layla Sobohopinions@alligator.orgLife is a never-ending game of quantity over quality.Sophie FeinbergAlligator ColumnistI don't want to exclusively enjoy life when I'm 65.Layla SobohAlligator Columnist


8 ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018HER PHOTOS SHOW DIFFERENT IMMIGRANTS AROUND GAINESVILLE. By Victoria SalomonAlligator Contributing WriterIn a climate of uncertainty and hatred toward immigrants, 65, brought light to their stories in a photo exhibition Sunday. Immigrants of Gainesville was sponsored by Welcoming Gainesville and Alachua County (WG&AC). It was shown at Emmanuel Mennonite Church, located at 1236 NW 18th Ave. was about an immigrant from Senegal called Baye. She would often see him working at Publix and then Luckys Market, but knowing his story was truly rewarding. Many of the people I interview With everything that is happening with (President Donald Trumps immigration) policy, I think its important to show these positive One of the challenges she faced making the exhibition was convincing subjects to tell their stories. It had some little obstacles, but the process was mostly fun, She is the administrator of the Humans of Gainesville page, which is based on the Humans of New York photo book and blog that presents New York City residents. I started Humans of Gainesville about six years ago, their picture and interview them. The exhibition drew a crowd of about 70 people, including members of WG&AC, united in the spirit of sharing the pictured subjects stories. WG&AC, which formed in 2015, has programs like a book club and a conversational table for people to learn English, said Richard MacMaster, 83, the chairman of the organization. These are meant to show the importance of immigrant communities. The biggest struggle for the events is money, MacMaster said. The funding for the Sunday event came from a grant by the Catholic Campaign for Human Development. WG&AC printed and framed the pictures. The exhibition will be open for the upcoming months and can be accessed Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. It is so important to acknowlsaid. Diversity makes a community richer, stronger and better. Victoria Salomon / Alligator Contributor By Dana CassidyAlligator Staff WriterUF researchers have developed a new inexpensive mosquito trap to lower the cost and releases. Published in the Public Library of Science One last Thursday, the project focused on the Aedes Aegypti, or yellow-fever mosquito. These insects are a primary worldwide health concern as they carry arboviruses, which are diseases such as dengue, The battery-powered trap uses sound to imitate the wingbeat of female mosquitos to attract males. UF Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering doctoral student and trap developer Barukh Rohde explained that although females are the only ones that bite, they are harder to trap. Males are more likely to swarm where feacoustics. Making a trap for the males is easier because they only rely on sound. In recent years, scientists have been requitoes to limit the spread of viruses. Scientists do this by infecting the male with the Wolbachia virus. If one has the virus, after mating with a female, the eggs will not decreases the Aedes Aegypti population over time. However, this method of population veloped nations, which have the money to pursue these sorts of projects. Releasing enormous amounts of mosquitoes is not necessarily cheap, Rohde said. You want to make sure that the mosquitoes youre releasing get into all the areas that they need to go. U.S. Department of Agriculture research entomologist and Rohdes mentor Richard Mankin explained the release and monitoring of these Wolbachia-infected males has not been cheap, costing more than $100 for each trap. Rohdes invention is important to areas of the world that cannot afford to constantly release mosquitos, as his only costs around $10 in the U.S. (Rohde) is focused on an area where he is particularly good at coming up with ways to decrease the cost of electronic equipment, Mankin said. Another experiment conducted earlier in July wiped out over 80 percent of diseaseacross Australia. This has caused a bit of a debate. World Mosquito Program director Scott ONeill explained that this method can be costly and not long lasting, as the remaining mosquito population can regain numbers in the next mating season. A similar project to the Australian one is set to begin in the Florida Keys within the next few months. Rohde hopes the new trap will set a preccessible solutions to public health problems. I want scientists to think of ways that they can make devices cheaper for the general public, Rohde said. @danacassidy_ dcassidy@alligator.orgCourtesy of Barukh Rohde


TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 ALLIGATOR 9 By Michael KnauffAlligator Contributing WriterTo combat the dwindling freshwater supply, UF scientists are teaming up with universities across the nation to develop more Eric McLamore, an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at the UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, said the schools are working on an open-source library called would use the data to pick which type of water works best for them and use it to water The group is looking at three different water types as alternatives to fresh water: brackish water, untreated pond water and secondary treated water from wastewater treatment McLamore compared growers browsing the library to shopping on Amazon and said growers would have a wide range of options to choose from, including what others have The library will have data about water combinations that would reduce the amount of fresh water used when irrigating crops based on where in the country the crops were Using alternatives would limit water use on farms and allow unused water to be used The development of SmartPath is important because of the rapid urbanization of sopopulation areas, and that type of farming requires more water than traditional agriculter used in the world goes toward agriculture Once the new technology is implemented on farms, sensors will be placed in the pumps The sensors will determine how much water The sensors will send the information to another device, which will then process the information and make real-time adjustments This technology already exists in things read water quality and levels, but it has not been used to the level this project is requirKati Migliaccio, professor and chair of agricultural and biological engineering at IFAS, said in an email interview the project demonstrates the future of agriculture and uses tension effort of the project and is an expert Migliaccio said there arent any growers advisory board has been established that will UF is working with Texas A&M University, Iowa State University, the University of Wisconsin and the University of Maryland McLamore said one of the biggest concerns for growers is staying economically susIf farmers are losing money by adopting the new technology, they wont want to continue Another concern is fecal matter contamiish, secondary-treated water and pond water all contain microorganisms that would create notably dangerous is known as Vibrio and Farmers also need to be able to use the technology and be able to understand how designed to be as user-friendly as it needs to be so growers who are not as adept with techUF IFAS researchers to develop open-source library for farmers By Jacob KovachAlligator Staff WriterUF announced last week it received The amount exceeds the previous reJoseph Kays, the director of research David Norton, the vice president for said the record is indicative of the universitys national standing and its facI think its fair to say the University of Florida is in as good a position as it has ever been in relation to its peers and number really represents several thousand faculty working really hard, being perimental proton therapy treatment for prostate cancer a treatment offered by Ultimately, our end goal is improving age is done to cells where the beams enter and exit the body as well as the Because of the amount of energy lost in the process, patients are given higher doses than they need, which, in excessive amounts, can lead to other side efbowel urgency, bowel frequency and Proton therapy uses proton particles, drastically less invasive and only sends particles to the tumor, not through the the subatomic electrons they collide are then transformed into things such as Its just more targeted, more precise put more of the target dosage in a paMendenhall said prostate cancer is the breast and lung cancer, and the three cancers have tendencies to alternate poWith the boost in research funding, Mendenhalls team has more money to are measured from three perspectives disease control, a gastrointestinal toxicity assessment and quality of life post-treatment which measures the side effects Funding also goes to institutions that than conventional treatment, though this can vary by insurance providers and the Protons look incredibly promising on proof to show if theyre effective, Menpatients how much better is this, and is this worth it? For Norton, increased funding to projects such as Mendenhalls means UF is moving in the right direction on the navolvement in research opportunities, citing them as reasons behind UFs increasing public perception, including being Our president is a member of the national organizations is important in helping the direction of our country relaUF gets record-breaking $837.6 million for research


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Ichiro Suzuki became the oldest player since 1900 to start a game in center field (43 years, 246 days) when he did so for the Marlins in 2017. Who had held the post-1900 record? 2. In 1996, two players on the same National League team each hit 40 or more home runs, and each had more homers than walks. Name either player. 3. How many years was it before 2016 that the University of Colorado football team played in a bowl game? 4. Name the first African-American to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame as a player. 5. Since the Presidents Trophy was created in 1985-86 to recognize the NHLs best regular-season team each year, how many times has the winner gone on to win the Stanley Cup? 6. Which female athlete has won the most medals in the Winter Olympics Games? 7. In 2018, Moriya and Ariya Jutanugarn became the second set of siblings to each win on the LPGA Tour. Who was the first set? Answers 1. Bostons Rickey Henderson (43 years, 211 days), in 2002. 2. 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Former UF tight end Tate Casey will become a football sideline reporter with the Gators IMG Sports Network in the fall. OHIO STATE FANS HOLD RALLY FOR URBAN MEYEROver 100 Buckeye fans held a rally in front of Ohio Stadium in support of Urban Meyer. He is currently on paid leave during an investigation into his knowledge of a domestic violence between assistant coach Zach Smith and his ex-wife. Follow us for updatesFor updates on UF athletics, follow us on Twitter at @alligatorSports or online at, AUGUST 7, 2018 Staff ReportWere not perfect here at alligatorSports. This summer, weve been going over some of the best athletes and teams. But now, were going to take a look at some of those programs or people that we left out or missed. Our staff roundtable of Brendan Farrell, Andrew Huang, Evan Lepak, Chris OBrien and Mark Stine contributed their Honorable Mention of the Year. Brendan: Weve covered a lot for our alligatorSports Awards, but I think that the UF soccer team probably deserves more attention than weve given them over the past couple months. I realize that football, basketball and baseball are the most popular sports on campus, but I think we do forget about some of the other sports in Gainesville. This team went 17-7 over the course of the season and made it to the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament. The United Soccer Coachthe country. Arguably, the best moment of the season came in postseason play in the Sweet 16 against Washington State. The Gators had their chances in this game, but neither team could break through in regulation as the game headed to overtime in a scoreless tie. slid a through pass to freshman Deanne Rose. Rose took a touch, evaded two defenders and took a shot at an open goal. The ball sailed over the crossbar as a dejected Rose fell to the ground. The game went on. Moving onto the second overtime, Seiler again moved towards goal before giving the ball to junior Lais Araujo. Araujo gathered it and played it back to a streaking Rose. Rose was now one-on-one with the goalkeeper. Rather than sailing the ball towards the heavens, Rose kept it low, burying the shot in the corner of the net, sending the Gators to the It might not have been the biggest sporting event at UF over the last year, but I feel that it at least deserves a mention. @Bfarrell727 Andrew SEC and NCAA tournaments might distract the casual fan from the amount of talent on the UF mens basketball roster. Chris Chiozza (First Team All-SEC, SEC All-Defensive team), along with at-times lethal scorers KeVaughn Allen and Jalen Hudson, were part of a crowded back court rotation for the Gators. It was hard for UFs guards to all shine at once, especially Allen, who led Florida in scoring the season before last. But graduate transfer shooting guard Egor Koulechov might have been the most conalligatorSports Awards: Honorable MentionsAlligator File Photo He ended up leading the Gators in rebounding with 6.4 per game. Alligator Staff Report Were not perfect here at alligatorSports. This summer, weve been going over some of the best athletes and teams. But now, were going to take a look at some of those programs or people that Our staff roundtable of Brendan Farrell, Andrew Huang, Evan Lepak, Chris OBrien and Mark Stine contributed their Honorable Mention of the Year. : Weve covered a lot for our alligatorSports Awards, but I UF soccer team probUF soccer team probUF soccer team ably deserves more attention than weve given them over the past couple months. I realize that football, basketball and baseball are the most popular sports on campus, but I think we do forget about some of the other This team went 17-7 over the course of the season and made it to the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament. The United Soccer CoachArguably, the best moment of the season came in postseason play in the Sweet 16 against Washington State. The Gators had their chances in this game, but neither team could break through in regulation as the game headed to overtime in a scoreless tie. slid a through pass to freshman Deanne Rose. Rose took a touch, evaded two defenders and took a shot at an open goal. The ball sailed over the crossbar as a dejected Rose fell to the At last Thursdays media day for the UF football team, head coach Dan Mullen had a chance to set the record straight on his teams buffoonery and stupidity associating with a Santa Fe student named Devante Zachery over the summer. Instead of punching it straight up the gut, Mullen fumbled on the one-yard line. ceive some tough questions because of his players antics, and for the most part, he faced the media and didnt run from the inquiries. But there were a few answers that should leave Gator fans feeling uneasy. When Alligator sports editor Mark Stine asked, Do you have a policy on your players owning guns? Mullen promptly responded, I have a noweapons policy, but I think -its not like youre not allowed to have a gun. I mean, we live in a country where thats one of your rights. So...a no-weapons policy where... you can have weapons? Obviously this is a snippet of a larger answer, but the gist of what Mullen got into at the press conference was his players could own weapons, just make sure they know how to use them. He talked about how his policy was more about educating the players on safety and when to possess weaponry rather than not have them at all. Yikes. He should have said something along the lines of this: I have a no-weapons policy and I mean no weapons. Our players should see no reason to possess a weapon. But if they do choose to have a gun because thats their right, then they better not get Dan Mullen missed the mark at UF Media DayOB-Wan Kenobi / Opinion Chris O'BrienTwitter: @THEChrisOBSEE AWARDS, PAGE 16 SEE COLUMN, PAGE 16


TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018 ALLIGATOR 15 APAssociated PressCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) Less than a year after emerging from a long run of NCAA issues, North Carolina is dealing with rule violations again this time for football players selling team-issued shoes. The school announced Monday that 13 players will miss games serving suspensions for the secondary NCAA violations, which will leave the Tar Heels shorthanded during much of the seasons opening month. While secondary violations are generally considered less severe, the penalties in this case will result in several players being forced to sit out at least a third of the regular-season schedule. In all, nine players will miss four games, two will sit two games and two others will miss one contest. The NCAA approved a school request to delay two suspensions affecting multiple players at one position, while the other 11 suspensions begin with the Sept. 1 opener at California. The Tar Heels want to put move on quickly from this latest embarrassment. The guys that are suspended, theyre very remorseful, coach Larry Fedora said during a news conference Monday. They dont want to let their teammates down and they feel like they did in this situation. But nobodys pointing Were beyond that point now. Its already happened. It is what it is, so theyre all looking forward and moving forward. The suspensions have had at least one major impact already. With sophomore quarterback Chazz Surratt among the players suspended four games, the teams most-watched preseason position battle has come to a swift end with Fedora saying junior Nathan Elliott will start against Cal. The players facing four-game suspensions are: Surratt; defensive ends Malik Carney, Tomon Fox and Tyrone Hopper; offensive linemen Brian Anderson, Quiron Johnson and Jordan Tucker; receiver Beau Corrales and linebacker Malik Robinson. Defensive backs Greg Ross and Tre Shaw must sit two games, while quarterback Jack Davidson and offensive lineman Jonah Melton will each miss one. Carney was the only suspended player to talk with reporters Monday, saying he has apologized to the team. In the moment like that, youre not really thinking about the consequences, Carney said when asked if he knew selling his pair of shoes was improper. Like as a kid, when your mom tells you Dont touch the iron because its hot, you dont really think that its hot. You just do it. Its something you dont really think about in the moment. And I made a wrong decision. UNC reported the violations after learning of the special-edition Nike shoes being sold to at least one retailer in an email from a member of the public in January, according to documents released after a public-records request from The Associated Press. That email contained a social media advertisement from a retailer seeking $3,500 for the shoes. According to case documents released by the school, 15 players ultimately sold shoes either to a retailer or to a teammate, with three of those purchases for as much as $2,500. Two other players sold shoes for $200 or less. One player who isnt named in the documents purchased shoes from seven teammates for a total of $6,150. Athletics director Bubba Cunpleted their early investigation within four days. Players refunded transactions and Cunningham said all but about nine pairs of shoes were recovered. One of the retailers contacted by the school said he had previously purchased shoes from athletes at Michigan, California and Marquette, according to the case documents. Absolutely we turned everything in back in January and Februondary violations from the NCAA, Cunningham said, so this case is closed and as soon as the suspensions are served, that will be the end of it. With three defensive ends among the list, UNC sought and received approval from the NCAA to stagger some of the suspensions at the position, which can be allowed for concerns over health and safety during a game. Carney will miss games starting Week 2 against East Carolina, UCF and Pittsburgh. Hell return to play at Miami, then sit again at home against Virginia Tech on Oct. 13. Fox wont sit out until the Sept. 27 game against Miami. Hell return against Virginia Tech, then sit again against Syracuse, Virginia and Georgia Tech on Nov. 3. The shoe-sale penalties come nally emerged from its multiyear academic case, which had the that included lack of institutional control. That case reached a nopenalty conclusion in October. And that case was an offshoot of an investigation into the football program in 2010 for improper That one ended when the NCAA issued sanctions in March 2012 here that included a one-year postseason ban and scholarship reductions.13 UNC players arrested for selling school-issued shoesFOOTBALLBy Mark StineSports WriterThe Florida Gators will take the today. Head coach Dan Mullen transitioned the team on Sunday and Monday by holding practice in just helmets and shoulder pads. However, the rise in intensity hasnt developed any separation between the two redshirt sophomore quarterbacks -Feleipe Franks and Kyle Trask. According to Mullen, they unsurprisingly still have a long way to go in learning the offense. To be a big-time quarterback, I dont think they even think theyd know how hard that is, he said. They should understand it by hopefully next summer. I was hoping maybe with just one of them it would really click, but I didnt see that happen. Despite praising Trask on Friday for recognizing a double team and hitting his check-down, the UF coach said theres no separating the two yet. The fact that each of these quarterbacks dont yet have a fects what kind of leaders they can be. Mullen emphasized that both Franks and Trask try to be leaders by example but arent comfortable enough to be vocal leaders. I think the vocal leadership dence in what theyre doing, he out the reads and what theyre doing and making sure they look the right way or theyre stepping the right way. However, a bright spot for UFs offense is the addition of wide receivers Trevon Grimes and Van Jefferson, who were ruled eligible by the NCAA last week. Jefferson still has to clear SEC waivers since he transferred from Ole Miss. I called my mom and told her the news, Grimes said on Saturday, and I actually shed a little tear I was so excited to get on the son. Both receivers said that Florida wasnt a hard choice. With a new coaching staff, UF gave them the opportunity to join a team where everyone will have the same opportunity to learn Mullens system. Former All-American receiver Percy Harvin visited spring practices, allowing the tandem of transfers to get acquainted with the schools tradition at the position. I think my third, fourth spring practice I talked to Percy one-onone, and he told me if I keep working hard and stay focused I can be a monster, Grimes said. If a great like him can say (that), then The additions of Grimes and Jefferson took the Gators from needing depth at receiver to having one of the best collection of players at the position in recent memory. Florida lost Brandon Powell, the teams slot man and leader in receptions from 2017, and Antonio Callaway, who was suspended last year but couldve been the teams most explosive wide-out. But Jefferson, who started in the slot for Ole Miss for two seasons, and Grimes, who at 6-foot-5 can both into UFs existing framework. And they, Jefferson especially, have been a help to the receivers since they arrived in January. Junior Tyrie Cleveland, the teams leading receiver from a season ago and biggest deep threat, even said hes learned from the Ole Miss transfer. I learned a lot from Van, Cleveland said. Just being able to see him run different routes and how he handles himself on and off all the notes I can from him. @mstinejr mstine@alligator.orgQBs have lots to learn, transfer receivers settled in Mark Stine / Alligator StaffA unit of Florida wide receivers including transfers Van Jefferson (12) and Trevon Grimes (8), rests after catching passes from the quarterbacks on Saturday.


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But thats not what was most impressive about Koulechov. As an undersized power forward he led UF in total rebounds (218) and rebounds per game (6.4). The Gators No. 2 rebounder was 6-foot-9 power forward/center Kevarrius Hayes (5.0 per game). @AndrewJHuang Evan: Sometimes streaks are meant to be broken, and it certainly looked like one was coming to a miserable end for the Florida Gators football team in Lexington, Kentucky, last September. UF came into the game riding a 30-game winning streak against UK that dated back to 1987. 1987? Let that simmer for a second. Its been over 30 years since the Wildcats tasted sweet victory over the Gators. Thats utter dominance by one team over another, and, yes, that is also currently the longest active streak in the NCAA. me believing wholeheartedly that the streak was coming to an end that night. And who wouldnt? The offense had been stagnant all night, and Luke Del Rio was under center. Thankfully for UF though, a trick play that featured Kadarius Toney tossing a 50-yard pass to Tyrie Cleveland set up a scoring drive that would close the gap to 27-21 with just over seven minutes to play. On the next offensive series, after a stop by Floridas defense, the unit kept the miracles coming. Two third-down conversions and a couple atypical fourth-down conversions on the drive allowed the Gators offense to get inside UKs 10-yard line with under a minute to go. That helped set up a Luke Del Rio touchdown pass to an inconceivably uncovered Freddie Swain in the back corner of the end zone to give UF the 28-27 lead. end the game and continue to break the hearts of the Kentucky faithful. @evanmplepakkk Chris: Honestly, I dont think we gave enough love to womens golfer Elin Esborn. She was a legitimate Newcomer of the Year candidate and we didnt throw her a bone because she redshirted last year. sistency, but when she was on, man, she was on. Sierra Brooks, who was one of the most dominant athletes in the sport, but Esborn was close behind her in a few events. Before Brooks arrived in January, Esborn Course Invitational in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. During the back half of the year though, the nain New Orleans, Louisiana, while playing individually. About 20 days later, she followed up that perInvitational in Gainesville. Not bad for a freshman. Regional Tournament to lead the team to the NCAA Championship. Maybe not the freshman of the year, but she @THEChrisOB Mark: If youre a UF sports fan, you should know who Lindsey Ronbeck is. The lacrosse teams captain and leading scorer (65 goals) had a monstrous junior season, one where she led the team in scoring despite missing three games due to an injury she picked up against Navy on March 13. When she returned in the teams matchup with Connecticut on March 31, Ronbeck scored 10 points (six goals, four assists). The mark was a career high, and Ronbeck became only the second Gator (Ashley Bruns, 11, 2012 against Sienna) to register double-digit points. But she saved her best for the Big East Tournament, which was hosted by UF. set the record for most goals scored in a Big East tournament game (8) and tied the Florida record for most goals in a game (Shannon Gilroy, 2014 against High Point). The Gators cruised to 18-6 victory over Denver scores, setting the Big East record for goals in a single tournament at 15 and earning her the tournament MVP. She now holds the most goals in the tournaments history (31), however, she wont be able to extend that record as UF moves to the ACC next season. Ronbecks dominant 2018 season won her Second Team All-American honors. Itll be exciting what shell be capable of in her senior season, especially if she can stay healthy. @mstinejr AWARDS, from pg. 14Ronbeck scored 8 against MUthere WILL be consequences. Mullen went on to say that he had players at Mississippi State that had bows and arrows. Id like to add that he for hunting. But when wide receiver Kadarius Toney was found with an AR-15 in his backseat, his well-known response was chilling: protection from locals. I asked Mullen at the conference about his reaction to Toneys response, he said, Thats education...Any time I look at a situation, I dive deep into it, dive deep into the background, dive deep into where youre from, where youre grown up, what your neighborhood was like, what youve been exposed to in life, all those different situations. Yikes again. Lets again review what he should have said: Im worried, for this team, for my players. We need to look into why he thinks he needs a Are my players in danger of any true harm? Is there something so sinister that he needs a deadly weapon? This is bigger than football. But again, he missed, and talked more about education than the actual problem at hand. Overall, Mullen was stoic in his answers. He faced us, the media, and didnt shy away. But he had a chance to escape the hurricane of confusion and criticism. And he didnt. Chris OBrien is a sports writer. Follow him on Twitter @ THEChrisOB and contact him at, from pg. 14 Alligator File PhotoLindsey Ronbeck scored eight goals against