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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 157 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Museum hosts World Sea Turtle Day eventAbout 200 people participated in the activities, pg 3. UF student will run for Florida SenateHe will run for District 7, which includes Alachua county, pg 8. Local pool joins in worlds largest swimming lesson attemptThis is its second attempt at the record pg. 8. The top-ranked Gators were eliminated from the 2012 College World Series on Monday. See story, page 13. SHELBY WEBBAlligator WriterBurned pizza wasnt on the menu at Satchels Pizza, but thats what customers were talking about as they stood in a line that snaked alongside the building. People began lining up Friday at 10:20 a.m. for the 11 a.m. opening, eager to get their hands on a slice of Gainesville legend. Satchels Pizza opened its doors again the restaurant for three and a half months. Its nice to be back open, said Satchel Raye, owner of Satchels. Its been so hard getting everything back together. A burned pizza salvaged from of the restaurants clear-topped tables. Raye estimates that he spent between $150,000 and $200,000 on repairs to the kitchen, which is ary. The Gainesville community was ready to help. Part of that response was a show hosted by Double Down from the show went to Satchels jobs while the restaurant was closed. Raye also set up an IndieGoGo donation Web page for his employees, and the $20,000 goal was reached in 24 hours. People are all so excited, Raye said. Weve had an overwhelming response its been great. Workers spent 18-hour days burned restaurant. They added an extra oven and a new pizza station as a part of the renovations. Raye said the city was great with helping the process along and that the contractors he hired were great, but hes glad the pro88 /69 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 9 CROSSWORD 11 SPORTS 13 David Carr / Alligator StaffSatchel Raye, owner of Satchels Pizza, and Mark Rodriguez, daytime manager and cook, make pizzas SEE SATCHELS, PAGE 4 AMBER RICHARDSAlligator Contributing WriterThree UF students are taking a class project from campus to the streets. Chemical engineering sophomores Pearl Leung, 19, Michael Cornwell, 20, and Brittany Clendening, 19, planned a bus route to Lake Wauburg for a summer class project. They decided their proposal was worth more than a grade. Clendening said the group hopes to give the proposal to the Regional Transit System by Summer B. The proposed route would run every 30 minutes on weekends starting at 9:30 a.m. and ending at 5:30 p.m. The bus would stop on campus, at nearby apartments and at Lake Wauburg, which offers recreation free for students and faculty. It is located eight miles south of campus on U.S. Highway 441. The trio created a Facebook group called RTS to Lake Wauburg, which has more than 200 members. They plan to present their proposal to RTS and UF Student Government. Chip Skinner, marketing and communications supervisor for RTS, said SG and the UF Transportation Access Fee Committee choose new routes. Skinner said that if the proposal goes through, it is likely to start running in the spring or summer of 2013. THE POLICY ISNT A PATHWAY TO CITIZENSHIP. GLORIA GARCIAAlligator Contributing WriterThe dreams of about 800,000 undocumented students wont be deferred, but their deportations will. The Obama administration said Friday it will grant a two-year protection from deportation to undocumented students who were brought to the United States before the age of 16 and allow them to apply for work permits. The students must earn a U.S. high school diploma or a GED, or serve in the military, among other criteria. The policy is an adaptation of the DREAM Act, which was killed in Congress in 2010. Victor Yengle, president of Coalition of Hispanics Integrating Spanish Speakers through Advocacy and Service, or CHISPAS, was brought to the U.S. at the age of 12. When he was accepted to UF in 2009, Yengle was expected to pay international tuition. You feel like youre in the door and you can see the other side, but youre not able to step in, he said. Yengle, 23, established his permanent residency two years later, allowing him to his dream of being a Gator. Yengle celebrated with undocumented friends on Friday. People were saying, Im going to be able said. Its nice to be back open. Its been so hard getting everything back together.Satchel Rayeowner of SatchelsObama


News Today Subscription Rate: Full Year (All Semesters) $100The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator VOLUME 106 ISSUE 157 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TODAYFORECASTTHUNDER STORMS 93/74 SUNNY 91/72 PARTLY CLOUDY 89/71 PARTLY CLOUDY 89/70 PARTLY CLOUDY 88/69 WHATS HAPPENINGToastmasters Membership Drive Toastmasters Beat the Clock Membership Drive continues through June 30. Everyone is welcome to attend a meeting and learn more about Toastmasters. The Talking Gators Toastmasters Club meets Tuesdays at 5:45 p.m. in the Entomology Bldg., Rm. 1031, 970 Natural Area Drive, east of the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on UFs campus. Toastmasters provides a positive atmosphere to learn public speaking skills. For more information, visit http://talkinggators.toastmastersclubs. org/. Talking Gators is also on Facebook. Asthma Study If you are an African-American between 18 and 75 years old and have been diagnosed with asthma for more than a year, you may be eligible to be part of a research study at UF. Enrollment is taking place at Eastside Community Practice through December. If interested, please call Cheri Knecht at 352-219-7366. Become a MUSE at UFs Art Museum MUSEs (Museum University Student Educators) are onesemester volunteers who create interactive and engaging experiences for museum visitors at Museum Nights. A group of 10 to 15 students from diverse academic backgrounds work where in Lima: at political rallies and speeches, at a wedding shoot for Perus famed opera tenor Juan Diego Florez, hawking tours and in the central Plaza de Armas. Hola Superman! people shout to him. Hola, Superamigo! hell shout back. Chavez became a superhero 15 years ago after a failed go at bulllaboratory worker and brothel security guard. I could be Superman. I went to the store and bought a blue shirt and a cousin of mine who is a seamstress sewed the cape, the boots, the belt and the red tights, he told The Associated Press. He hasnt lacked work since. One political party even asked him to run for Congress a decade ago. He agreed, but didnt win the seat. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS together to create programs at the museum. As a MUSE, you get to reinvent how we look at art and experience come. Contact Eric Segal at 352-392-9826, ext. 2115 or esegal@harn.ufl.edu with questions. Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats Happening in the suborg. To ensure publication in the next days newspaper, please submit the event before 5 p.m. Please model your submissions after above events. Improperly formatted Whats Happening submissions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.INTERNATIONALLimas Unlikely SuperheroLIMA, Peru Its not easy being Superman. It only earns about $160 a month for Avelino Chavez, who dresses up daily as the caped hero. But oh, the adventures! The 52-year-old Chavez cant


TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 3 JOSHUA MINCHINAlligator Contributing WriterWhitten Holmes stuck his tongue out, eyes locked on the project in front of him. He started with a piece of green turtle-shaped paper. With the help of some stickers, red circles and a Popsicle stick, he soon held up a turtle fan. Whitten, 4, was one of more than 200 people who participated in the World Sea Turtle Day Scavenger Hunt. The event, sponsored by the Sea Turtle Conservancy, was held at the Florida Museum of Natural History from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Participants made crafts, learned about turtles from experts and par ticipated in a museum-wide scavenger hunt. The goal is to get kids to be a lot more environmentally friendly with their actions from an early age, said Rocio Johnson, public relations coordinator for the Sea Turtle Conservancy. Sea turtles are endangered, and people can help them by not using too much plastic and properly disposing of trash, said Melania Lopez, Ph.D. candidate in the biology department and member of the Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research at UF. Abby McLeavy, 10, had a great time at the event. She likes turtles, particularly their size. I just like how big sea turtles are, Abby said. Joshua Minchin / AlligatorLilly McLeavy, 4, creates a sea turtle fan Saturday at the Florida Museum of Natural History. More than 200 people participated in the World Sea Turtle Day Scavenger Hunt. Museum hosts World Sea Turtle Day event The goal is to get kids to be a lot more environmentally friendly with their actions from an early age.Rocio Johnsonpublic relations coordinator for the Sea Turtle Conservancy


BENJAMIN S. BRASCHAlligator Staff WriterSome UF students learn best in a sterile classroom with a pencil. Others prefer a sterile meat processing facility with a band saw. The UF Meat Processing Center sells retail meat out of the Department of Animal Sciences, 2250 Shealy Drive, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Friday. Meat cutting is almost a lost art, said Byron Davis, assistant manager. Two full-time employees, eight undergraduate UF students and three to four temporary graduate students It gives an appreciation of where their meat comes from, Davis said. where the cows and pigs are raised to the processing facility. operation, but the hands-on involvement is important to the students. This is the best experience you can get, said Tommy Estevez, assistant manager of retail. He said students can go into slaughtering, food safety, research and develof work they do with him. My No. 1 goal is teaching, he said. Estevez worked with meat for 22 years at Publix, so he has the chops. The retail store makes $5,000 every Friday, he said. Almost all of the money is used to buy more animals to raise and eventually be used to teach students. He said he tries to instill his passion for butchering in his pupils. We enjoy it so much, he said. It really is a rush. One of his students now runs a meat facility for White Oak Pastures, a Publix meat supplier. Estevez said many people have a negative opinion of meat because of a critical media. This meat tastes the way it used to taste, he said. . . we change the mindset of what food is, one person at a time. Celia Martin, 58, has been buying her meat from UF for a year. You know exactly what you are getting, Martin said. As someone who regularly bikes 20 miles and tries to eat a healthy diet, Martin said she appreciates the fresh taste of the meat and the helpful staff. They know their meat, she said. Students say they appreciate the opportunity to learn a useful trade. Adam Spann, a second-year UF agriculture and biological engineering graduate student, has worked at the meat processing center since 2004 and learned about the job from his brother. Spann, 25, said although butchering isnt his career of choice, he now has a fallback career in a down economy. My next job will suck compared to this, he said. Contact Benjamin S. Brasch at bbrasch@alligator.org. 4, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 June 20, 1978: summer enrollment passes the 15,000 mark. The previous high, which was 14,829, was reached in the summer of 1977. No reason is given by Registrar Vernon Voyles as to why summer enrollment numbers continue to increase. June 18, 1979: increase in student football tickets. A plan is presented by Student Body President Doug Tuthill to use the entirety of the $88,000 from the football ticket increase for womens athletics. The plan is rejected. June 20, 1990: Police arrest Lynn C. Bassel, a 27-year-old UF Animal Resources technician, for stealing rats from a campus breeding colony and selling them to a local pet store. Don Rogers, a UF police investigator, witnessed the sale of 106 rats to a pet store but waited a day to make the arrest in order to continue the investigation. June 19, 1993: Two brothers, Timothy and Matthew Holsbeke, begin a 300-mile bicycle trek from Gainesville to their parents home in Naples to raise awareness for cancer research. later, the brothers had to stop; however, they are still able to raise $5,700 dollars for cancer patients in Gainesville and spend Fathers Day with their dad, Robert Holsbeke. June 21, 2006: University Athletic Association for $12 million to $15 million of renovations to include expansion of the southwest corner of the stadium and the weight room in addition to project will be funded by private donations and UAA money. JOSHUA MINCHINDavid Carr / Alligator StaffByron Davis, 37, assistant manager of the UF Meat Processing Center, poses for a portrait in the meat locker Friday. UF Meat Processing Center sells local meat, teaches students butchering SHELBY WEBBAlligator Staff WriterA mystery penis injury wasnt the only problem William Davis faced early Sunday morning. Police arrested William W. Davis, 24, of Gainesville, on charges of domestic battery, resisting ar rest with violence and battery on an emergency medical technician. Authorities responded to potential suspicious activity at 2:40 a.m. Sunday at 3028 Northwest 76th Terrace, according to an arrest report. tion Davis, Davis told him someone came to the door earlier and cut his penis with a knife. While there was no damage to Davis clothing, according to notice an inch-long laceration on the base of Davis penis. who injured him. 30, had a dime-sized scrape on her left hand. She originally man scraped her with a knife, but after more changed her story. According to the arrest report, Sieg said as she and Davis ar gued about money issues, Davis pushed her to the ground, which caused her to scrape her hand on a brick step outside the house. because she didnt want to get Davis into more trouble, since he was already on probation. Davis was already being strapped onto a stretcher when the argument. According to the arrest report, Davis became enraged when the jumped up from the stretcher. He tried to walk back to his house and pushed the EMT on his way. Davis, but Davis resisted. Once they managed to get Davis back onto the stretcher, he grabbed the EMT by his shirt collar and tried to drag him downward. Davis was still in custody as of 4 p.m. Monday, and his bond was set at $10,000. Contact Shelby Webb at swebb@ alligator.org.Gainesville man arrested after getting cut on his genitalsRaye: We dont know how to build -we know how to feed people.cess is over. The whole fun is having people eating, Raye said. We dont know how to build we know how to feed people. Chet LaBarr, 41, and his two teacup chihuahua-mix puppies. They probably werent even alive when this place was opened last, LaBarr said. College of Medicine. He couldnt wait to go back to one of his favorite restaurants. part of why LaBarr said he loves Satchels, aside from the food. LaBarr lined up in front of Satchels 40 minutes before the doors were set to open, something he planned on doing for weeks. I wanted to patronize the poor people who have been out of work for the past few weeks, LaBarr said. Contact Shelby Webb at swebb@alligator. org. SA T CHELS, from page 1Davis


TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 5 David Carr / Alligator StaffGainesville Fire and Rescue and Gainesville Police Department respond to a car acci dent Monday afternoon at the 700 block of Northeast Eighth Avenue. A 61-year-old man driving a painters van collided with a 22-year-old woman driving a Toyota Prius. LOCAL CHRIS ALCANTARAAlligator WriterA car accident Monday afternoon resulted in Gainesville Fire Rescue cutting a woman free from her car. At about 4 p.m., Gainesville Police Department and GFR responded to a call about a two-car accident at the 700 block of Northeast Eighth Avenue. names. van collided with a Toyota Prius driven by a 22-year-old woman at the intersection of Northeast Eighth Avenue and Northeast Seventh Street. The van crashed into the Toyota, which might have run a stoplight, on the The woman was trapped inside her car. The van then drove into a fence at a nearby home. draulic jaws and power tools to free the woman from the car. enue was blocked for about an hour. According to GFR District Chief Jeff Lane, the man and woman are in stable condition. Alachua County Fire Rescue took the woman to Shands at UF, he said. The man did not receive any injuries Lane added. Contact Chris Alcantara at calcantara@ alligator.orgWoman cut free with hydraulic jaws after two-car collision SHELBY WEBBAlligator WriterOne Gainesville dad is decidedly out of the running for any upcoming father of the year contests. Police arrested Benjamin L. Dowling Sunday after he got into new husband. According to the Gainesville Police Department, the problem began when Dowling, 24, Day. He arrived to pick up his child for visitation. Dowling was intoxicated, and his ex-wife refused to let him see their child. She took the child and ran inside the house. tried to get Dowling to leave, Dowling responded by punching him in the face and then tackling him to the ground. The man managed to get away, but Dowling followed and was able to force his way into the fighting. Dowling refused to comment when contacted. He was arrested on charges of battery and burglary of an occupied dwelling. He was released from the Alachua County Jail the same day Day. Contact Shelby Webb at swebb@ alligator.org.Gainesville man beats ex-wifes new husband over childHe arrived drunk to pick his son up on Fathers DayDowling


Reader responseVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator Column EditorialTUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS The 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 opinions@alligator.org, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458.Clare Lennon EDITOR Erin Jester MANAGING EDITOR Justin Hayes OPINIONS EDITOR131 TOTAL VOTESTodays question: Would you use a bus that goes to Lake Wauburg? Thursdays question: Did you lose cell phone or Internet service Wednesday?65% YES 35% NOSick of RegulationsRules for medicine in schools lack senseWhen you were in high school, did you ever visit the school nurse only to be told that they couldnt give you any medication? In most public high schools around the country, parents are required to sign medical release forms giving high school medication. While it differs from state to state, school nurses are usually only permitted to give students mild over-the-counter medication until their parents arrive. Sometimes, they arent even allowed to go that far. While it is understandable that schools do not want to be held liable for treating students without parental permission, a case at Deltona High School in Volusia County, Fla., shows how absurd these rules can be. Michael Rudi, 17, has asthma and was given a prescription for an inhaler to help him in case of an asthma attack. lease form for him to carry it with him. The inhaler clearly belonged to Michael, given that it was still in the original packaging with his name and directions for use on it. er, to tell her that her son was having trouble breathing. When Sue arrived at the school, she told WKMG that she found MiSue Rudi also wondered why the school didnt call 911 if it was so concerned about giving Michael his medication. not want to face lawsuits due to improper administration of medication, this case takes the cake for incompetency. When Michaels school records clearly indicated a history with asthma throughout his time in the school district, and an inhaler was found in its original packaging with his name on it, there is no excuse for the school nurse not to administer his medication. According to WebMD, an asthma attack occurs when the treated attack can eventually mean death from suffocation. If Michaels mother hadnt been able to get to the school in time, he could have died because of a legal technicality. In these cases, we encourage school administrators to use common sense. We hope if school policies exist for these situations that nurses are properly informed of them. If procedures do not exist for these emergency situations, it is imperative that they are adopted. There is no reason that children have to suffer or die while under the care of school ofIn a gentle act of kindness from the universe, I turned 21 last week. This fall signals the beginning of my last year here at UF. These two facts probably make it seem like I should be good friends with the nice people at LiversRUs or that Im some kind of professional at sneaking and sipping booze whenever possible. Thats not the case. Does this make me better than people who do drink? Not at all. It does make me safer, however. On average, more than 10,000 people will die this year in drunken driving vehicle crashes. Thats about one every 50 minutes. Two years ago, 52,346 people were arrested for drivObviously, weve all heard the lectures: Everything if they try to come between a college student and his or her fun. I dont tell my friends how to live their lives; Ill accept everyone for who they are and what they do. But think could drive some people crazy. By all means, please, have fun! Enjoy yourselves! I want you to know that its possible to have fun without damaging or bringing potential danger to your selves. Im not asking people to abandon their way of life. Just examine your choices to see if they make sense. A big part of why I dont drink is my size. Im extremely petite. It would more than likely take even less than one drink to put me over the edge of tipsy. Call me a control freak, but I like to have full awareness over myself and my circumstances. Theres no need to leave any of that up to chance. But it doesnt matter what I think, right? Im one very small person in one very large world. I completely understand that people make mistakes; I also understand that we are supposed to learn from them. For example, I can tell you for sure that I wont be a mathematician. I know because Ive learned from the two decades of my life that Ive spent suffering in almost every math course Ive been forced to take. I know Im not going to be a judge on cooking comeating meat nearly eight years ago. However, I do know that for all of those math classes that I toiled through, I found where my strengths were located. It wasnt until my journalism courses here at UF that I could begin to make out what direction my life would go. And while I may be missing out on all the meat or alcohol the world has to offer, at least I know Im doing my part in setting an example for future generations. selves and there ends up being not many more future generations after all. Ive learned from my own mistakes as well as mistakes made by others. Dont feel obligated to start imitating everything that I do, though. I watch an awful lot of reality TV on Bravo. Sami Main is a journalism senior at UF. Her column appears on Tuesdays.Drinking isnt necessary to have fun Sami Mainopinions@alligator.org


TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 7Letter to the EditorUF should take caution when using drone technologyUF is proudly and rightly hailed as a top technology school in the United States. It should come as no surprise that researchers here are at the forefront of developing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs or drones) for military and civilian applications. What might come as a surprise is that the University Police Department is also at the forefront of deploying drone technology as evidenced by UFs appearance on a list of the Federal Aviation Administrations drone tier Foundation. As an engineer, I understand that surveillance technologies can be put to great use and emergency management are among them. But as a citizen, I also know that an excellent tool can be put to other uses, sometimes far more sinister. I read an opinion by Dyllan Furness in the Alligator highlighting the Fourth Amendment protections which could be put in danger with UAV technologies. I agree wholeheartedly that we in Gainesville need to approach deployment of UAVs with security, safety and civil liberties squarely in mind. The capability to misuse and abuse drones in Gainesville skies is just too great. Stephen Marsh Radiation Oncology Scientist UF Alumni On Friday, President Barack Obama announced that the U.S. government would grant work permits and halt the deportation of about 800,000 dreamers. A dreamer is a child of an undocumented or illegal immigrant between 12 and 30 who was brought to the U.S. under the age of 16 and has lived here for more Throughout their whole lives they have been looking over their shoulders with the fear of deportation. Many of them have not had the chance to obtain U.S. citizenship. The presidents move last week changed everything. Obamas executive order could be called The DREAM Act for Beginners because it doesnt encompass the full proposal of the DREAM Act. The full version of the DREAM Act would allow these so-called dreamers to potentially gain U.S. citizenship once they have either served two years in the armed services or gone to an institution of higher learning. This latest executive order doesnt give them amnesty nor does it map out the way to citizenship. However, it does constitute a step toward future victories. Obamas decision to allow these dreamers to continue their lives in the U.S. is not a coincidence. Controversial stances taken by prominent leaders are rarely reached by accident. Dreamers have been some of the hardest and most dedicated activists Ive had the pleasure of working with. They have held countless call-ins, rallies and demonstrations. They have refused to remain in the shadows Theres an important lesson to learn from their persistence and passion: Activism works. This move is quite a shift from the presidents previous immigration policies; Obama has deported more immigrants than any other president has in the past 60 years. More than 1.1 million immigrants have been forced to leave our shores. Faced with a government bent on getting rid of them, the dreamers didnt shy away from the battle. They brought their megaphones and their best chants. They organized and kept going despite all odds against them. the freedom they deserve. It was their hard work and organizational skills. Movements arent spontaneous; they are carefully planned and worked on until every detail is hammered out. Time and effort goes into every facet of a demonstration. The role of an activist is never easy. You are constantly faced with political repression and threats to your personal life. Yet the importance of the cause is stronger than any perception of personal safety. The call to action resonates within, and you are ready to march with the hundreds of others who have woken up. Their victory is an inspiration for any group currently living under oppression. Their triumph is one step forward toward equality throughout the nation. Their hard work paid off and continues to prove that make a difference. The dreamers still have a long road ahead as they continue to organize and work for their citizenship. But every step forward is monumental and deserves to be celebrated. I salute all the dreamers and raise my to victory! Michela Martinazzi is an art history junior at UF. Her column appears on Tuesdays.President Obama halts deportation of undocumented children of immigrantsColumn Michela Martinazziopinions@alligator.org Speaker of the House John Boehner is committed to repealing Obamacare in its entirety, stating that anything short of that is unacceptable. While the American public remains divided on the issue, the Republican Party is not. The rhetoric that comes from the political right when it comes to most controversial parts of the Affordable Care Act and the individual mandate has remained think tanks in this country have consistently called the mandate everything from socialized medicine to a cancer, while the conservative politicians on the other hand prefer the name Obamacare. Regardless of the name used, one thing is certainly clear: Conservatives do not like the idea of the individual mandate. It works like this the federal government will subsidize us to participate in private health insurance markets known as exchanges, and in these exchanges the insurers will not be able to discriminate based on pre-existing conditions. Individuals can opt not to buy insurance, but they will the premium cost down, the government would equate the size of the subsidy to the second-least expensive plan in the market, which is considered competitive bidding to encourage people to go with cheaper plans. That sounds like a pretty good idea to me and a conservative one as well. After all, it is the same plan Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney implemented as governor of Massachusetts. I understand it is one thing to implement a health care reform plan like this in one state, and its a completely different story to implement something like this nationwide. Even though Romney has pandered so far to the right during the Republican primary in order to court the conservative wing of the Republican party, I can understand the argument that he had to implement a healthcare plan like system in the liberal state of Massachusetts. But is there a difference if the same plan is applied federally but only to Americans 65 and up? Well, Republican congressman and chairman of the House Budget Committee Paul Ryan seems to think so, Medicare is very similar, if not the exact same as the individual mandate, with the exception of the fact that it doesnt actually grant coverage like the ACA would. Just ask Boehner, who said of Ryans Medicare plan last year, It transforms Medicare into a plan thats very similar to the presidents own health care bill. There are some parts of the ACA that Republicans are adults being able to stay on their parents health care plan until the age of 26 and not allowing insurance companies to deny coverage to Americans with pre-existing conditions, but is affording all of that possible without the individual mandate? If the Supreme Court strikes down the individual mandate for forcing Americans to purchase health insurance in a private market, they wont look too favorably on Republican demands that Americans do the same for Medicare. If thats not ironic enough, I have a better one. The Supreme Court has already ruled that the social security mandate is constitutional, a single-payer system for healthcare that is similar to the way Medicare works now, which was actually what most liberals would prefer as compared to the individual manbe constitutional. The conservative dream of privatizing Social Security and Medicare would not be constitutional, so conservatives should think twice before calling for things like repealing Obamacare in its entirety. Jordan Allen is a columnist for the Central Florida Future at the University of Central Florida.Republicans should reconsider current health care planGuest columnJordan AllenUWire


JOSHUA MINCHINAlligator Contributing WriterWill Mazzota sets simple goals. Graduate in May 2013. Serve as treasurer of UF College Democrats for the 2012-2013 academic year. Become a state senator. The 21-year-old environmental science and politirace on June 8 as the Democratic candidate for District 7. District 7 consists of Alachua, Bradford and Clay counties. The election will take place on Nov. 6. Mazzota is running against Republican Rob Bradley, a former criminal prosecutor and managing partP.A. Bradley announced his candidacy for the seat on Jan. 24. Although Bradley is currently a Clay County resident, he received a degree in telecommunication and a juris doctorate from UF. I will be UFs biggest advocate in Tallahassee, Bradley said. The current senator representing Alachua County and the surrounding area is Republican Sen. Steve Oelrich. Oelrich is vacating his seat to run against Rep. Cliff Stearns for a congressional seat in Washington. Because he lives in Alachua County, Mazzota said he understands the vital interests of the Gainesville area, primarily those of UF and Shands at UF, and will represent those interests best in Tallahassee. Having easy access to students could be an advantage for Mazzotta, said UF Student Government Senate President Pro Tempore Logan Harrison. Im excited to see students go out and make [the] change they wanted to see, he said. CHRIS ALCANTARAAlligator WriterAbout 70 children lined the edge of the H. Spurgeon Cherry Municipal Pools shallow end Thursday morning. splashed the water in excitement. At 11 a.m., the sound of an air horn sliced through the air as the children and swim instructors jumped into the pool. They hoped to earn a spot in the Guinness World Records along with other swimming facilities and participants worldwide for the worlds largest swimming lesson. Thursdays event was Gainesvilles second year participating in the world record attempt. Last year, more than 20,000 people from about 300 facilities in 14 countries, including 45 states in the United States, broke the world record by giving a swimming lesson at the exact same time. On Thursday, the Worlds Largest Swimming Lesson organization attempted to break that record once again. The organization is collecting information from other swimming facilities worldwide to determine if the record was broken, according to the organizations website. raise awareness for water safety and swimming lessons. According to the groups website, drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death in is totally preventable. There should be no reason why we cant prepare these children to be able to prevent drownings, he said. Swim lessons are extremely important, especially here in Florida where were surrounded by water. For 45 minutes, swim instructors led students, ranging from infants to several adults, in a condensed swimming lesson, which included basic strokes, breathing while swimming, and safely entering and exiting the pool. The more people we can get into the water learning, the less people will drown, said Tyler Marzella, a 22-year-old agricultural operations management senior at UF and a swim instructor on site. While students practiced leg kicks and blowing bubbles underwater, parents watched poolside. Regina Peterson, 51, could not stop smiling as she watched her eight grandchildren participate grandchildren from learning how to swim, she said. But Thursdays event gave them a chance to learn basic swimming skills. Im glad they are part of it, she said. They need to know how to swim. The lessons also helped Petersons 9-year-old granddaughter, Lejuiana Cason, overcome her fear of getting in the water. She would just stand there, and shes like, Im not going in no water, Peterson said. Seeing her brothers and sisters splash around in the pool, Lejuiana worked up the courage to jump in, submerge herself in the water and swim Its encouraging, Peterson said. Its letting them know [the water] is nothing to be afraid of. Taking away the fright, its good. Contact Chris Alcantara at calcantara@alligator. org. 8, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012AP Photo Local pool joins in worlds largest swimming lesson attempt UF student will run for state senate BENJAMIN S. BRASCHAlligator Staff WriterA family spent Fathers Day in jail together after they beat up a Gainesville man. Thomas Davis and his two sons, Randall Davis and Robert Davis, were all arrested on charges of obstructing justice and aggravated battery. Thomas Davis wife, Richelle Davis, was arrested on charges of obstructing justice and battery. William Croft, 48, called police hours before about a domestic disturbance between his neighbors, Robert Davis, 21, and his wife, Cecelia Davis, 19. The Davis family was upset with Croft for calling the police on Robert Davis and Cecelia Davis, according to a witnesss statement in an Alachua CounRichelle Davis, 45, went to Crofts house and argued with him about his call to the police. During the argument, Richelle Davis knocked Croft, who was drunk, to the ground with a chest bump, according to the report. While Croft was on the ground Richelle Davis yelled, He hit me, which caused the Davises to run over to Crofts from Randall Davis house. Robert Davis punched Croft in the face multiple times as he lay on the ground. Thomas Davis, 45, then kicked Croft in his groin as Randall Davis, 23, kicked him in the head once. According to the report, police found Croft on his side between two blood-smeared cars. He had spit out a pool of blood beneath his face. Despite blood loss and multiple cuts on his mouth, face and head, Croft was able to say that he wanted to press charges. Contact Benjamin S. Brasch at bbrasch@alligator.org.Father, sons arrested after beating neighbor Swim lessons are extremely impor tant, especially here in Florida where were surrounded by water.recreation supervisorCOMMUNITYElizabeth Hamilton / Alligator Davis


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Furniture pkgs. incl Washer/Dryer & FREE Hi-Speed internet. Rates start at $399. Every unit an end unit. Mon-Fri 9-6 Stat. 10-5 701 SW 62nd Blvd. 352-373-6330 www.spyglassapts.com text (spyglass) 65586 8-15-12-25-2 UPPER WESTSIDE/ NANTUCKET WALK1 & 2 bdrm Luxury Apts. Granite counters. Parking avail. Walk to campus & stadium, For info. call 352-872-4644 www.upperwestsideuf.com text: upperwestside@65374 8-15-12-25-2 BRIDGELIGHT1 Br Loft Style starting at $550. mo. M-F 1-6 3006 SW 23rd St. 377-5221 www.bridgelightapts.com text: Bridgelight@65374 8-15-12-25-2 3 BR House on quiet street in NW; bike to UF & Downtown, includes screened porch, washer/dryer, patio, and large fenced yard $1050/mo August Call/text Anita: 352-5754395 Email:817house@cozygator.com 6-21-12-13-2 Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. RESERVE YOUR UNIT FOR FALL GREAT QUIET LOCATION MINUTES TO UF LOCATED ON 3 BUS ROUTES (1 IS BUS ROUTE 9) 2 bd / 2 ba master has walk in closet Washer/dryer/dishwasher/AC/ceiling fans 664 S.F to 791 S.F. Rent is $610 to $725 ASK ABOUT REDUCED RENT SPECIALS Call Union Properties at 352-373-7578 6-19-12-4-2 Nicks Place Apt 2BED/2BATH $1000 entire apartment, Washer/dryer, dishwasher, high ceilings, Sleep late only 5 blocks to Campus, Great Parking, 1st or 2nd Floor units Call Mitchell Realty 352-374-8579 8-9-11-16-2 WOODLAND TERRACEEfficiency. Full size kitchen. RTS. Close to shopping. Utilities included. $457/mo 352-335-0420 6-21-12-12-2 SERENOLA PINESOff SW 34th St b/t Archer & Williston Rd. Updated units, private courtyards, full W/D avail. 1BR $515, 2BR $595 352-335-0420 6-21-12-12-2 VETERANS and SECTION 8 Oakridge Apts 1120 NW 45th Ave. Openings for Vets who qualify under Section 8 Program. 2/1 $550. Pool, RTS, on-site laun dry 372-3783 6-21-12-12-2 GREAT VALUE WOODLAND TERRACE Off SW 34th St b/t Archer & Williston Rd. Water, sewer, garbage provided. Updated units, private courtyards, RTS stop 1BR $445, 2 BR $545. 352-335-0420 6-2112-12-2 1 For Rent: Furnished 2 For Rent: Unfurnished 3 Sublease 4 Roommates 5 Real Estate 6 Furnishings 7 Computers 8 Electronics 9 Bicycles 10 For Sale 11 Motorcycles, Mopeds 12 Autos 13 Wanted 14 Help Wanted 15 Services 16 Health Services 17 Typing Services 18 Personals 19 Connections 20 Event Notices 21 Entertainment 22 Tickets 23 Rides 24 Pets 25 Lost & FoundAll real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make limitation, or discrimination. 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10, ALLIGATOR MERRILL MANAGEMENT INC. 825 NW 13th Street 352-372-1494 x10 www.merrillmanagement.com 2BR 1BA Apt 1 BLK to UF, Carpet, Central H & Air, Carpet Laundry., Inclds Wtr and Swg. $750 / Mo Grad II 1236 SW 4th Avenue 2BR 1BA Home off NW 6th St. Tile Floors, Window A/C, Nat gas Ht Laundry Room, 750 Sq. Ft. 408 NW 28th Ave $600/Mo 3BR 1BA with xtra Room for Study or BR Home near Law School $1050/Mo 303 NW 36th Dr. 1500 sq ft. Central H & Air, 2 Living Rooms, Newly Remodled Laundry Room 1 Room Effeciency Across from UF Stadium Tile Floors, Full Kitchen and Bath and Screen Porch 1806 NW 2nd Ave. $450/Mo 1BR 1BA 3 BLKS to UF! $550 Extra room for study/storage Carpet, Central H & Air Marcott Apts 1029 SW 3rd Avenue. 2BR 1BA Apt 1 BLCK to UF Behind Leonardos $650/Mo Tile or wood Floors Central H & Air Ritz Apts 1236 SW 1st Avenue 2BR 1BA Apt 3 BLKS to UF 216 SW 12th Street $480/Mo Window A/C, Nat Gas ht Carpet or Wood Floors St. Croix Apts $500/Mo 829 SW 5th Avenue 5 Blks to UF Central H & Air, Carpet, 840 sq. ft. Very Spacious and close to downtown Plenty of Private Parking 1 & 2BR 1BA Apt Robert Obrien Apts Carpet, Window A/C, Nat Gas Ht Near Sams Club/Walmart $450-500/Mo 2901 NW 14th Street 2BR 2BA Condo in MILLPOND Wood Floors & Carpet, Garage Across from Gville Health & Fitness 450 NW 48th Blvd $950/Mo STUDIO APT across from UF Stadium With shared bathroom, window A/C Frig and sink, no stove. $300/Mo 1830 NW 1st Avenue 3BR 2BA Home in SPRINGTREE Carpet, Central H & Air, Loft 2704 NW 42nd Place $900/Mo 7-3-12-7-2 WALK TO UF START SUMMER OR FASS Studios $450-$400 1BR/1BA $550 $525 2BBR $850-$800 1 yr lease. SD, NS, NP. Call/Text 352-870-7256 gvll32601@gmail.com 7-5-12-14-2 1br/1ba Campus Edge Condo 2360 SW Archer. Furn, W/D incl. 1 min walk to UF 2nd floor corner unit w/2 private balconies quiet updated, ample free parking. must see $675/ mo avbl Fall 407.877.4087, 407-432-8511 7-26-12-20-2 Apt for rent near Shands 3300 SW 23rd St. Apt 2. 1BR/1BA w/ lrg screened-in porch, W/D hook-ups. Monthly rent $525. Sec dep $700. Pets ok. Please call 352-371-3473 leave message 6-21-12-12-2 House for rent Duckpond area. 719 NE 9th St. 2BR/1BA w/ W/D. $725/mo. Sec dep $900. Pets ok. Please call 352-371-3473 leave message 6-21-12-12-2 Studio for rent Duckpond area. 719 NE 9th St. Cute, small unit. $425 incl electric & water. $600 sec dep. No pets. Please call 352371-3473 leave message. 6-21-12-12-2 2 BR, 1 BA. $600-$650. near campus & downtown,quiet, greenspace, trees,great view, near campus & downtown, spacious, spotless, WD Hookups, CHA, Ceiling fans, cats ok. 1824 NW 10th Street.(352)284 3873;(352)376 0080.postj@bellsouth.net 8-24-11-28-2 2BR,1BA. $650, walk 1 block to Shands, VA & campus; pool, laundry, carpet, tile, fans, cats ok, Private condo owner.(352) 284 3873;(352)376 0080; postj@bellsouth.net 8-2-11-22-2 Apt for rent near Shands. 3300 SW 23rd St. Apt #1. 2BR w/ study, 1BA. Large screenedin porch. W/D hook-ups. $675/mo, $850 sec dep. Pets ok. Please call 352-371-3473 leave message. 6-21-12-11-2 3Bd/2Ba Spacious House for Rent $1400/ mo. Features: Updated kitchen & baths, new AC, wood/tile throughout, quiet neighbor hood, washer/dryer, lawn service included. Contact Amber at ufgal4186@aol.com 6-19-12-10-2 www.CozyGator.com"cozy homes & apartments for rent"6-21-12-10-2 THE POLOS MOVE IN BEFORE JUNE 15th RECEIVE 1 MONTH FREE!! Ask About our Preferred Employer Discounts and SPECIALS! Call for Details! 352-335-7656 8-15-23-2 **********STUDENTS**********1,2,3 & 4 bedroom apartments & houses available for August. All close to UF & Downtown. Call 870-2760. 8-15-12-22-2 ******* AVAILABLE NOW******1 bedroom apartment located between UF & downtown. 116 NW 7th Terrace. $490/mth. Call 870-2760 6-21-12-9-2 BELLAPROPERTIES.NET 335-5424 We have nice 2 bedroom units see our web page for pics/floor plans 8-9-20-2 Nice split 2/2 condo, w walk in closets. Laminate floors, w/d, fridge, bb, community pool, seconds to UF bus route, $750 avail end July. Call Val at 9049107506 for more info. 7-10-12-10-2 Live Across from UF! Walk to Midtown! Studios, 1 & 2 Bedrooms Apartments 3 Bedroom House Available Call Today 371-7777 8-15-20-2 BELLAPROPERTIES.NET 335-5424 We have nice 2 bedroom units see our web page for pics/floor plans 8-15-20-2 1BR/1BA APT Pet ok. $475/mo. Close to UF on NW 4th St.Call 352-332-8481 or 352-359-1644 8-1512-19-2 Large 3/2 close to UF. LR, DR, FR, & game room. Hardwood floors & carpet, deck in wooded back yard. Begin 8-06-2012 to 7-312013. Discounted multiple year lease possible. No Pets. Ideal for Law/Medical Students/ Staff. $1875.00 with $1500 Security. Contact Brenda at 352/332/3081. 6-19-12-5-2 **MOVE IN READY** 3/2 Condo near OAKS MALL New laundry rm w/ W/D. Newly renovated enclosed porch. New cherry wd cabinets. Pool. Across from N FL Reg Med Ctr. $955./ mo, + utils. $500 sec. Avail 7/1 352.318.4948 6-19-12-5-2 $1059 3/3 Sub-lease at Cobblestone (2801 23rd Blvd.)$1034 if you work at UF, good for family or 3 roommates ($353 p/p)5 mins to UF, clubhouse, pool. Avail now. 352-2190391 7-5-12-7-2 4BR/2BA 3962 W. University Ave. Close to campus. Living, dining, & family rm, hottub. All appliances incld. W/D, DW, Cent H/AC. Inside pest cntrl & lawn svc. incl. $1350. Avail Aug 1st. 333-9874, 352-317-7346 7-17-12-10-2 1BR/1.5BA LOFT APT Fully remodeled. Sparrow condo. Minimum 1 year lease. Adult or grad student. No pets. $600/mo + 2 mos sec dep in advance. Available immediately 352-339-4600 7-3112-13-2 TOWNHOUSE 2BR/1.5BA, W/D hook-up, pvt backyard, carpet, tiles, just painted. Extra clean. $625/mo + $625 sec. 2627 SW 38th Place. Available now. 941-204-1304 or 352215-3160 6-21-12-4-2 3BR/1.5BA in Pleasant St, historic district, downtown. Ceiling fans, wood floors. Porch, newly painted. No dogs. 1st, last, sec. $1100/ mo call April. 538-1550 prleve@aol.com 8-9-11-16-2 PETS PARADISE$390 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR, privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 7-3-11-5-2 3 BR/2ba HOME for $1250/mo. Quiet. Close to UF. On bus route. Tile, wood throughout. All appliances incl. Fenced yard. Gazebo & wood deck. Porch. Avail for Aug. 772-2249196 6-21-12-3-2 WALK-INS WELCOME! Regency Oaks Apartments 1, 2 & 3 BRs. Full basketball court, renovated gym, pool & clubhouse. Garbage & sewer included in rent. Extra Clean Apts. Furnished Corporate Units Available. Pets Welcome $570 & up. 3230 SW Archer Rd. 378-5766. 7-5-12-5-2 1 Month Free Southwest Villas 100 1, 2, & 3 BRs, Extra clean! Step out your door and catch the bus! Walk to shopping or bike to UF 3643 SW 20th Ave (1 block behind Sweetbay) $550 & up. 352-336-9000 7-5-12-5-2 WALK-INS WELCOME ROCKY POINT 140 Luxury 1,2 & 3BRs, Clubhouse,private/fenced Award winning Landscaping, fishing pond pets ok 3100 SW 35th Pl (1 blk behind Kangaroo Station) $599 & up 352-376-1619 7-10-12-5-2 2BR/2BA Townhome, 4700 SW Archer Rd., end unit w/attached garage, gated, w/d, screened patio, full amenities. Cable w/HBO/ Showtime included. 12 month lease, some furniture available, $1075. 321-698-7579 7-26-12-10-2 Brighton Park Townhome.2BR/2.5BA. $775/mo, W/D, pool, close to UF, I-75, shopping and bus stop. Move in now! 954-868-5857 7-10-12-5-2 Avail. Aug, 1. 4BR/3BA House 1 mile to UF, bus to Santa Fe. $1600/mo, pool avail: requires x-tra services. 2816 W. Univ. Also Avail NOW, furnished 3/3 Bivens Forest condo $900/mo. 352-327-2931 or 376-6183. 8-9-12-14-2 Attractive 3 or 4 BR 2Ba homeBike to UF 508 NW 34th Dr, fireplace, washer /dryer dishwasher,family room, fenced yard. Available Aug. 1-$1095 mo. yr lease. call 352-665-9547 7-10-12-5-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Classifieds and save yourself some cash. Call 373-FIND. Subleasing my room in a 2/2 split apartment at Cabana Beach Apartments. $490/mo., no roommates, fully furnished, and utilities are included. If you are interested call (863) 2333992 6-19-12-2-3 IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! COLLEGE ROOMS STARTING AT $400.00 MONTH, UTILITIES INCLUDED NO MOVE IN COST. WE DO SEMISTER LEASING Frances 352-375-8787 Rent Florida Realty 9-28-12-85-4 Female roommate needed in furnished condo, 1.5 miles from UF $359/MO cable, internet, utilities, pool+ morebeautifully renovated, on bus route, Call 352 262-2871, Available 6/1/12 7-3111-28-4OWN BR & BA IN 3BR/3BA CONDO$300/mo + 1/3 utils. Prefer female professional or grad student to share w/ 2 female vet students. Call 812-240-1939 7-12-128-4 Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile home and much more in the ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIEDS! Reach thousands of possible buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over the phone, by fax, email or CHECK OUT PLACING YOUR AD THRU OUR ONLINE AT www.alligator.org. or please call 373Find (373-3463)NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condos for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 8-15-25-5 Got a new couch?. Sell your old one in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND (3463) to place your ad today.


ALLIGATOR BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will deliver. 8-15-12-25-6 Now you can easily submit your classified adfor print and/or web editionsright thru our website!Just go to www.alligator.org/classifiedsVisa and Mastercard accepted. BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 8-15-12-25-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 8-15-12-25-6 BED KING $200 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 8-15-25-6 BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can deliver. Retail $4500, must sell, sacrifice $850 (352) 372-7490 8-15-25-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. 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TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG The Gators untimely demise at this years College World Series was unexpected to say the least. However, a late move by coach Kevin OSullivan in Floridas 5-4 loss to Kent State seemed less likely than UF going two and out in Omaha. Trailing by one run in the top of the and second for All-American designated hitter Brian Johnson. Johnson had struggled in Omaha up to that point with just one hit in eight at-bats to go along with a dismal performance on the mound in Saturdays 7-3 loss to South Carolina. After his early struggles, Johnson had a chance to redeem himself with the goHowever, OSullivan never gave the left-handed junior the chance to reverse his fortunes. Instead of letting his cleanup hitter, a teur Draft, hit with the season on the line in the ninth inning of an elimination game in Omaha, OSullivan called for a pinch hitter. The guy picking up the bat: Cody Dent. Heres a quick history lesson. Dent was named to the College World Series AllTournament Team last season after hitting at a .286 (4 for 14) clip during the Gators stay in Omaha. This season, however, his charm wore off. Dent batted just .134 during the regular season and struck out 22 times in 82 at-bats. During Josh Tobias long midseason absence from the starting lineup due to a broken hamate bone in his hand, Dent often looked lost at the plate. cided to bench a guy with a .307 batting average and 41 RBI for Dent in a one-run game in the top of the ninth with runners Here is the most puzzling development: OSullivan had Dent bunt. I bunted [Dent] because I didnt want to hit into a double play, OSullivan said of his decision. To be fair, I value bunting as an integral component of manufacturing runs. You may be giving away an out, but the value of a base hit skyrockets with a guy in scorBut when youre three outs away from elimination in the College World Series, you cannot afford to give outs away. It is borderline reckless. Johnsons struggles at the plate during this seasons College World Series were clear. He had stranded eight runners on base, and his double play in the seventh inning killed arguably Floridas best rally However, the ninth inning of an elimination game in Omaha is a situation where Poll Question:Which development is more surprising: baseballs early exit from the CWS or the struggle to sell student football tickets? Vote online at alligatorsports.org. AP Photo FIRE JOE MORGAN OSullivan should have let Johnson hit with game on line SEE BASEBALL, PAGE 16 Joe Morgantwitter: @joe_morgan SEE JOE, PAGE 15BASEBALL JOE MORGAN Alligator Staff Writer The Gators were the last team to leave Omaha disappointed in 2011. In 2012, they Top-ranked Florida (47-20) will leave the College World Series winless after a 5-4 loss to Kent State (47-19) in an elimination Ive been able to make it out here three times and all three times Ive been just as said. Its one of those things where you dont want it to end. Errors proved costly for the Gators during this years stay in Omaha. They two games, including two early mistakes against the Golden Flashes. error by Florida shortstop Nolan Fontana allowed Kent States Jimmy Rider to reach base with one out. Rider eventually scored an unearned run to put the Gators in a 1-0 hole. ing into the bottom of the second was the abrupt exit of starter Hudson Randall (9-3). Randall, who took the loss for the Gators, heat-related issues. I could tell he was laboring a little bit, Florida coach Kevin OSullivan said. I went out there just to give him a little breather to catch his breath. Then when I went out there, it was obvious he was having a little trouble breathing. Crawford came on in relief in the bottom of the second, but the defense behind him was not much improved. After Crawford surrendered a leadoff single to Golden Flashes designated hitter Tobias. Spurred by the Tobias error, Kent State plated three more unearned runs in the second frame. we made two today, and they ended up coming back to haunt us a little bit, OSullivan said. came on the heels of a three-error performance in a 7-3 loss to South Carolina on Saturday. Trailing 5-3 headed into the top of ninth, the Gators sent Steven Paco Rodriguez to the mound. The Gamecocks scored twice in the frame to double their lead to four as a result of three miscues: a wild pitch by Rodriguez, a Rodriguez throwing error and Gators mistakes prove costly in early College World Series exit night, we made two today, and they ended upcoming back to haunt us a little bit.UF baseball coachPoll Results athlete will most likely qualify for the Olympics?47% Demps 37% McQuay 10% Horn 6% Craddock62 total votes A Pease KeeperUF offensive coordinator Brent Pease nabbed a commitment from three-star quarterback Max Staver on Monday. Staver is ranked as the No. 27 signal caller in the Class of 2013.Demps


THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI LeBron James ar rived for practice Monday wearing rescent shade. It was the fashion statement weeks. Different year, different story. the Miami Heat held a 2-1 lead in the Heat move within one win of when Miami plays host to the 4 of this title series. than we was last year when we a lot of experience in this type of last year, the start of a three-game slide that ended with the Maver icks hoisting the title trophy. And if Oklahoma City needed other game the rest of the way. very resilient. showed that type of effort every son. He freely acknowledges that against the Mavericks a year ago, gressive all year, all postseason. fensive team especially with LeBHarden was speaking of James victory was a 3-pointer late in the James, Wade and Chris Bosh to create more in the lane late. players is they always stay in conTHE ASSOCIATED PRESS draft, and are considering several options on prowess. for any other teams. sive end. Washington. I played in his high school game like a other person in the gym. I talked to him a 14, ALLIGATOR Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFormer UF guard Bradley Beal secures a rebound in a win against Yale on December 31, 2011. The freshman gathered a team-high seven defensive rebounds in 32 minutes. Beal showcases strength, rebounding in NBA workouts It was cool. We were laughing and joking around, but competing at the same time.Bradley Bealformer UF guardJames James, Heat face familiar situation in 2-1 NBA Finals leadGame 4 marked the start of three-game slide last year


TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 15 track record has to count for something. In 10 career postseason games, Johnson has hit .368 with one home run and nine RBI. Johnson has proven himself in the past and he should have been given the chance to do it again. If I am OSullivan in that situation, the prospect of Brian Johnson coming to the plate with the go-ahead run on base is exciting. Floridas early exit from the College World Series cannot be pinned solely on OSullivans decision to have Dent bunt instead of Johnson swing away in the ninth inning of Mondays loss. I do not believe that to be the case, and for anyone that does, go back and watch both games again. While the play ultimately worked out the way OSullivan planned, it was a questionable move in Florforgotten. But with a shot at a national championship on the line, benching one of the guys OSullivan claims set a standard at UF was the wrong move. Johnson has been an integral part of the Gators success the last three seasons. At the very least, he deserved a chance to make something happen. Contact Joe Morgan at joemorgan@alligator.org. JOE, from page 13 AP Photo Maegan Dennis and Aubrey Stolzenberg / Alligator Staff UF Track and Field coach Mike Holloways 2012 HonorsMike Holloway was announced as the 2012 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association National Mens Outdoor Coach of the Year. The he has won the outdoor honor. Holloway will now focus on coaching the sprints and hurdles for Team USA at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Leading Factors Lorraine Graham (long jump), Stipe Zunic (javelin), Marquis Dendy (long jump), Tony McQuay (400 meters), Jeff Demps (100 meters), Agata ters), womens 1,600 meter sprint medley relay and womens 4x800 meter relay. Jeremy Postin (hammer throw), Stipe Zunic (javelin), Taylor Burke (high jump), Keely Medeiros (shot put), Marquis Dendy (triple jump), JL Hines (3,000 meters), Jeff Demps (100 meters), Cory meters), mens 4x100 meter relay and men and womens 4x400 meter relay. : Omar Craddock (triple jump), Stipe Zunic (javelin), Tony McQuay (400 meters) and 4x400 meter relay. Tony McQuay (400 meters), Omar Craddock (triple jump) and mens 4x400 meter relay. when Arkansas grabbed both titles. Florida is one of six schools to win both men titles in the same year. I bunted [Dent] because I didnt want to hit into a double play.UF baseball coach


Vickash Ramjit. Very sloppy on defense, especially late in the game, UF assistant coach Brad Weitzel said Saturday. We still [had] a chance, we [were] two runs down. While defense played a role in Floridas early exit from Omaha, its inability to take advantage of scoring opportunities proved costly. The Gators put the leadoff man on base 11 times in 18 innings during the College World Series. However, UF only scored runs in four of those 11 frames. Against Kent State, Florida loaded the bases in the seventh and ninth innings. Trailing by three runs, the Gators put runners on in the seventh inning. Zunino singled up the middle to cut the ter Brian Johnson. With perhaps Floridas best chance at a rally at stake, Johnson plated a run but at the cost of hitting into a 4-6-3 double play. It was the last run the Gators scored Monday. Our team battled through some adversity today, and I thought they did a nice job battling back in the middle innings, OSullivan said. In the ninth inning, UF second baseman Casey Turgeon stepped up to the plate with the bases loaded and one out. Facing a 3-1 count, Turgeon took a pitch outside he believed to be a ball. It was called a strike. On the next pitch, a Turgeon check swing on a ball outside sent him to the dugout. Left Gators season. geons check swing) was hoping it was going to be ball four, said Zunino, who was on second base during the at-bat. [Kent State] appealed, and it wasnt. I thought the umpire did a great job the whole game. So I thought they were good calls. Mondays defeat was likely draft prospects will play together under OSullivan. Ten of the 20 players to suit-up in the CWS did uniform. In the end, its just another ball game, Tucker said. But its my last, and obviously, Im not going to get another chance. A radio broadcast contributed to this report. Contact Joe Morgan at joemorgan@alligator.org. 16, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012 AP Photo Florida got leadoff batter on base 11 times in 18 innings at CWS BASEBALL, from page 13Zunino