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VOLUME 106 ISSUE 159 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Supreme Court upholds health care lawGov. Rick Scott said he wont comply, pg 5. TutoringZone expanding to downtown locationsThe service will offer more online sessions, pg 5. Tony McQuay is one of 16 current and former Gators for the London Olympics. See story, Page 13.Gainesville is home to growing studentbased startup companiesFour companies share their stories, pg. 8. 94 /72 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 9 CROSSWORD 11 SPORTS 13 Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffPants on Fire Caf Risqu, 17035 SE County Road 234, after strong winds bent part of the buildings roof paneling ERIN JESTERAlligator Staff WriterFor Crystal Durham, not taking out a loan wasnt an option. Financial aid covered tuition and housing, but she had other mester at UF. I didnt have any money to actually eat with, she said. She ended up taking out a loan for a little more than $2,000 lege, and another for about $2,700 last spring. Durham, a 21-year-old computer engineering senior, is one of 7.4 million students who will by Congress on Friday that allows the interest rate on student loans to remain at 3.4 percent instead of doubling. In 2007, Congress made an agreement allowing the interest rate on Stafford loans to drop from 6.8 percent to 3.4 percent If no additional agreement was reached this year, the loan rate wouldve returned to 6.8 percent effective Sunday. The deal will be renegotiated next summer.Congress passes bill to keep current loan interest rateCAMPUS JAVIER EDWARDSAlligator Contributing Writer a better-connected campus soon. On July 16, UFs wireless network will be updated so students ternet on campus. work Project, which was developed on UFs campus, said Fedro Zazuof Academic Technology and a professor in the agricultural and biological engineering department. The network went into beta testing on May 6, said Tracy Gale, communications manager for UF information technology. The new network will require devices, either automatically or manually, he said. Zazueta said with the new network, students will no longer need to repeatedly enter their GatorLink moving from place to place on campus. Students will only need to log into the wireless network once. anywhere on the universitys main campus, Zazueta said. lone access point, their cache data is shared across multiple access points on campus. This means that when moving, a students device simply connects to the nearest access point. However, if students do not have up-to-date security tools or or mobile device on July 16, they will be blocked from connecting to UF beta testing new network that saves GatorLink password ERIN JESTERAlligator Staff Writer After an hour of haggling, storytelling and sidestepping on the last day of its meeting, the Board of Governors approved a 9 percent differential tuition increase for UF. A frustrated Gov. Tico Perez tried to keep the debate on track. As a former Student Body president, Perez knows tuition increases are a necessary evil. Fifteen years ago, [University of Central Florida] was known as U Cant Finish, because you couldnt get your classes, he said. He argued that modest tuition increases could alleviate that problem and help students graduate on time. Although UF has raised tuition by the state UF President Bernie Machen announced to UFs Board of Trustees earlier this month he would seek only a 9 percent increase this year to give struggling students a break. Machen previously said a 15 percent increase was necessary to help balance a $38.2 million budget cut dealt by the state. During the legislative session, Machen and Florida State University President Eric Barron lobbied Gov. Rick Scott to approve a bill that would have allowed UF and FSU to increase tuition by more than 15 percent. Despite support from both universities Boards of Trustees and some members of the Board of Governors, the State University Systems highest governing body, Scott vetoed it. All 11 Florida public universities requested increases in differential tuition, which is an increase in base tuition set by the state according to the needs of each university. At 9 percent, UF had the lowest request. Most other universities requested the maximum of 15 percent. The board was divided on the issue.UFs Board of Trustees agree on a 9 percent tuition increaseSEE LOANS, PAGE 4 SEE BOARD, PAGE 4Machen


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 159 ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TODAYFORECASTTHUNDER STORMS 91/73 THUNDER STORMS 90/73 PARTLY CLOUDY 91/73 THUNDER STORMS 93/73 PARTLY CLOUDY 94/72 WHATS HAPPENINGToastmasters Meet Tuesdays Talking Gators Toastmasters meets 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 and leadership skills. For more information, visit http:// talkinggators.toastmaster sclubs.org/. Talking Gators is also on Facebook. CRC Part-Time Job Fair The Career Resource Center, with Student Financial Affairs, will host the PartTime Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 12 on the Reitz Union Colonnade. The PartTime Job Fair provides students with an opportunity to learn about local employment opportunities beginning in the summer or fall. Professional attire is not required, so just stop by. Bring your schedule, hours of availability and a UF workstudy permit if you qualify. For more information, contact CRCFairs@crc.ufl.edu or 352-273-2331. 50th Independence Anniversary of Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago Join the UF Caribbean Students and Jamaican-American Student Associations for dinner, dancing, music and speakers celebrating the 50th Independence Anniversaries of Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago. The banquet begins at 7 p.m. July 14 at the Paramount Plaza Hotel. Tickets are $35 in advance or $25 for students. For tickets, contact Dr. Diane ArcherBanks at d.archerbanks@ gmail.com or Dr. Michelle Samuel-Foo at mfoo@ufl.edu or 352-392-1978, ext. 406. Asthma Study If you are African-American, between the ages of 18 and 75 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 2012. If interested, please call Cheri Knecht at 352-219-7366.NATIONALFour arrested after calling NC deputy for drugsSALISBURY, N.C. Four people have been arrested in North Carolina after they mistakenly called the wrong person about drug purchases. The man they got was a Rowpets. The Franklin County resident also has a zebra. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSPa. high school puts itself up for sale on eBayLANGHORNE, Pa. For get magazine drives and candy sales. A cash-strapped high school near Philadelphia hopes to raise money by auctioning itself on eBay. The starting bid of just under $600,000 for The Learning Center in Langhorne, Pa., is designed to offset steep budget cuts. A tongue-in-cheek listing describes the alternative school for at-risk teens as preowned and slightly used. The winner wont own the facility, which is part of the Neshaminy School District. But he or she will get a plethora of goodies, including a naming opportunity, a free large pizza, a personalized school coffee mug and the chance to deliver a speech at graduation. Not to mention the satisfaction of delivering an education to a group of kids who could really use it, according to the ad. Neshaminy officials did not immediately return requests for comment Monday. The 7,000-student district has endured a pair of teacher strikes this year as the school board says it cant afford to meet the unions demands. Learning Center Principal JoAnn Holland says she hopes the auction idea will draw the attention of a wealthy benefactor. Bidding ends Wednesday. I know its crazy, Holland said in a statement. But with the good The Learning Center does, its crazier not to do it. The idea came from recent graduate Casey Young, who knows a bit about unusual auctions: His dad, a writer, tried to sell their family on eBay in 2003. The ad was eventually yanked because the company prohibits selling human beings, but the stunt received a lot of publicity. We did it as a lark, father Steve Young told The Associated Press Monday. Casey seems to have turned this into something that will result in something positive. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS an County sheriffs deputy. The Salisbury Post reported that Deputy Jagger Naves was awakened by four calls to his cell phone at about 4 a.m. Monday. Some of the calls complained about the quantity of drugs they had purchased and wanted him to correct the problem. Naves arranged to meet two of the callers and later met with two other callers elsewhere. All four were ar rested. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSReward offered for Montana truck stop dinosaurMISSOULA, Mont. The folks at Hi-Noon Petroleum in Montana have a new way to turn a dinosaur into gasoline. Theyre offering a $250 gas card for information leading to the safe return of Dino, a dinosaur that disappeared June 21 from the Crossroads Travel Center west of Missoula. We just wonder what happened to him, Hi-Noon marketing manager Earl Allen said Friday. Its a little odd for him to just walk away. The 6-foot-tall green dinosaur sat on a hill overlooking years, Allen said, with occasional appearances in Univer sity of Montana Homecoming parades. That was his home for a number of years, Allen said. Allen said taking the prehistoric icon would have been a bit of a project. Its not like you can just throw him in the back of a pickup, he said. Anyone with information on Dinos whereabouts is asked to call Hi-Noon. THE ASSOCIATED PRESSLoose kangaroo startles Washington state driversPASCO, Wash. Startled drivers werent seeing things it really was a kangaroo hopping down the highway in Washington state. The meandering marsupial nearly caused a couple of accidents Saturday and police responded, keeping the roo off the road while its owner tracked it down and caught it with help from friends. KNDO reported the owner lives in an area of the state where its legal to own exotic


TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 3 July 6, 1999 Local donations make it possible to bring three capuchin monkeys from Las Vegas to Gainesville, where they will reside at Bagnalls Jungle Friends, a 10-acre animal rescue sanctuary that has drawn UF students and faculty as volunteers. An anonymous donation of $4,500, along with other donations from local the three monkeys to their new home. July 5, 2005 The New York Times Company, which owns the Gainesville Sun and the Ocala Star-Banner among other newspapers throughout the Southeast, announces it is making arrangements to start the Gainesville Guardtargeted to the black community in East Gainesville. July 7, 1994 A team of about 40 UF engineering students receive a 1995 Dodge Neon that is intended to help promote electric-powered vehicles. A group prior explaining how they would convert the car into a hybrid vehicle that uses an electric motor and battery power. UF is one of 12 participating universities in the Detroit-based competition that gives each team 11 months to convert the car. July 5, 1984 UF President Robert Marston announces he expects to approve recommendations on sexual abuse from the Student Conduct Task Force, which, among other things, has called for live-in house parents at UF fraternities. The recommendations are met with stiff opposition from fraternity presidents and the Interfraternity Council. July 5, 1979 Gainesville City Commissioners decide not to adopt a formal ban on topless dancing and nudity in places that sell liquor. The ban would have limited the number of such places to one per 1,000-foot radius and restrict topless bars from being within 4,009 feet of any church, school or public building. JESSICA KEGUAP PhotoFreebird


Contact Erin Jester at ejester@alligator. org. KATHERINE HAHNAlligator Contributing Writer ALLIGATOR David Carr / Alligator StaffPass It On, the current exhibit at the Matheson Museum, located at 513 E. University Ave., Gaines villes second-oldest house, highlights preservation of information and architecture in Gainesville. Matheson Museum expands programming to residentsIt preserves Alachua County historySTUDENT LIFE CHRIS ALCANTARAAlligator Writer Contact Chris Alcantara at calcantara@alligator.org.Anxious freshmen, proud parents take over campus for Summer B LOANS, from page 1Students will save $1,000 a yearUndergraduate fee will increase by $2 Contact Erin Jester at ejester@alligator.org BOARD, from page 1


TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 5 Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffFamily PracticeThe new UF&Shands Family Medicine at Main facility, 1707 N. Main Street, opened last week, replacing Family Medicine at Fourth Avenue. Development of the building began in September 2011 to replace the old center because it was becoming technologically outdated and had problems with plumbing. NATIONAL CLARE LENNONAlligator Staff WriterIn a close decision, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the national health care plan pushed by President Barack Obama and Congressional Democrats. Under the Affordable Care Act, U.S. citizens must purchase health insurance or face a penalty. The law also lets states expand their Medicaid programs for sick and low-income Americans and sets up state exchanges for people to compare policies. The Supreme Court upheld it after ruling the penalty for not buying insurance is a tax. The Court ruled that the mandate does not fall within Congress power to regulate interstate commerce, a provision Chief Justice John Roberts required after that defense was presented. The Governments logic would justify a mandatory purchase to solve almost any problem, Roberts wrote in the Courts majority opinion. Gov. Rick Scott has said he will not expand Medicaid or set up a state health insurance exchange. Allyson Hall, assistant professor and research director for UF Center for Medicaid and the Uninsured, said she expects to see a push for Scott to reconsider. than 26 being allowed to stay on their parents plans. If a students parents dont have health insurance, she said, he or she can shop for a policy or qualify for Medicare if the student is at up to 133 percent of the federal poverty line. Hall said if Scott does not set up an exchange, the federal government will. She sees it as a step forward. I think its the best law they couldve gotten, she said. UF College Democrats President Billy Farrell, a 20-year-old environmental science junior, called it an amazing decision. But to 21-year-old political science and telecommunication senior Katy Melchiorre, it means lost rights. Melchiorre serves as chairwoman of the UF College Republicans. She and her peers expect negative effects and see the act as unconstitutional. I do not think it is the governments place to require me to purchase a product or service and punish me with a higher tax if I dont, she said. Contact Clare Lennon at clennon@alligator.org.Supreme Court upholds health care law KATHERINE HAHNAlligator Contributing WriterA lot has changed since TutoringZone started helping UF students get through their classes in 1999. Faced with competition and a market dominated by online learning, the veteran study service is moving closer to campus and will be streaming lessons live. TutoringZone is moving from North Main Street to general manager Alek Hartzog. More students came to tutoring sessions after the com pany put its material online about a year ago, he said. The current building is not big enough to accommodate all of the students. TutoringZone serves 5,000 to 7,000 UF students each semester, owner Matt Hintze said. Its in competition with Study Edge, another tutoring company in Gainesville. In June 2011, nine Tutor ingZone tutors left to start Study Edge, according to Alligator archives. Hintze said he feels he offers competitive tutoring ser vices. He said competition bencompanies to provide better services. Hintze tutors students in business classes about topics nancial planning and supply and demand. I think its critical that the students are always the winners in this, he said. TutoringZone will stream its lessons live online, he said. The study service is opening recording studios in the New Horizons Computer Learning Centers. to continue to innovate with what we do online, he said. The companys goal is to give students more learning tools online than they can get in a classroom setting, he said. However, students can still attend lessons in person. TutoringZone serves UF, Florida State University and Indiana University. Hintze mentioned plans to expand to another school in the fall but would not say which one. The companys expansion doesnt include hiring more tutors, he said. It currently employs nine full-time tutors. Hintze said students should try different services and then decide which service is best for them. Competitions good everyone runs faster when theyre being chased, he said.TutoringZone to move locations, offer more online study sessions I think its critical that the students are always the winners in this.Matt Hintzeowner of TutoringZoneScott


Reader responseVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator Column EditorialTUESDAY, JULY 3, 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 EDITOR Todays question: the 2012-2013 year? 214 TOTAL VOTES44% YES 56% NOJune 22 question: Have you donated blood at UF? Same Old StoryGovernment in health care is nothing newIn a statement released after the Supreme Courts ruling on the Affordable Care Act, President Obamas signature health reform legislation, Republican South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint said, The Supreme Court may have failed to stop this government takeover of health care, but the American people will not. Many Republicans and conservatives have expressed the sentiment that Obamacare constitutes a takeover of the health care industry by the government. However, referring to Obamacare as a government takeover of health care completely glosses over all other previous interventions of government into the health care market. In the 1940s, wage and price controls enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt made it nearly impossible for employers to lower or increase wages for their employees. Soon, employers Internal Revenue Service changed the tax code, making health Of course, this change separated consumers from many of their subsequent health care decisions, limiting competition and market information while increasing costs. ciety, Congress created Medicare, a program providing health Trustees of Medicare have predicted that the program is expected to remain solvent until 2024. And thats a conservative estimate. The health care industry was further altered in 1973 by the Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) Act, signed by President Richard Nixon. These HMOs were insurance companies designed to control rising costs in the health care market by acting as a liaison between patients and doctors to determine appropriate care. Of course, this further removed patient and consumer choice while also mandating coverage of routine health care needs like primary care. offer an HMO option for health insurance, the number of workcent by 1997. Add to these interventions the creation of Medicaid, Medicare Part D and insurance mandates passed by state legislatures (for instance, Florida has more than 40 minimum individual coverage mandates), the health care market in the U.S. is far from free of government intervention. Of course, all of these distortions have consequences, mainly in terms of rising costs. Senior research fellow Veronique de Rugy of the Mercatus Center found that since 1984 annual price of all consumer prices in every year but one. In the end, Obamacare is simply a way for the government to New health care bill deserves a chanceOn June 28, everyone on Facebook suddenly became U.S. Constitution wizards. Experts from the far right to the extreme left spouted their professional opinions and quoted the document like a Shakespearean scholar quotes Hamlet. Did they all collectively earn a degree in American government? No, it was just that the Affordable Care Act, or better known as Obamacare, was upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court. Many of these constitutional scholars fell back to the tried jab of calling our president socialist, or even worse, communist. I cant help but laugh at the petty insults. As many know, socialism would endorse health care provided by a single payer, i.e. our government. Unfortunately, hundreds of U.S. citizens havent realized that Obamacare will not force the government to provide the masses with health insurance. The Affordable Care Act enforces an individual mandate. This means that every U.S. citizen needs to be covered by some form of health insurance. If citizens decide they do not want to purchase health insurance, despite being able to afford it, they will have to pay a tax. This mandate is not socialism. This mandate just builds on the capitalist foundations upon which our country was created. The health care system has been long overdue for a reform. The U.S. is one of the most powerful countries in the world, but severely lacks when it comes to caring for its citizens. While we stomp around crying Democracy for All!, our health care ranks at a measly 37th worldwide. Our rank is not due to a lack of monetary funds. In 2010, the U.S. government spent nearly $2.6 trillion on health care. These numbers show that despite its best efforts, our country was in dire need of change. Despite the necessity for reform, the issue of a government tax has gotten many in a constitutional rights why the tax should exist. In our current healthcent of all health care costs. When someone without insurance goes into a hospital and receives care, someone with insurance ends up covering what the uninsured cant pay. This the uninsured create and would hopefully lead to a balanced system. There are individuals who dont feel they need to account for others and show this through their distaste for social services. This is one social service that works in your favor. If you purchase health care and encourage others to do the same, you will end up taking care of yourself. If you dont purchase health care, you will end up allowing someone else to cover what you cant immediately afford. Im also excited to be able to stay on my parents insurance until Im 26. Im excited I will never have to worry about the affordability of my medical needs. I believe this is the start to a healthier United States. I encourage you to look at the positive aspect of the health care bill before you promise to move to Canada. Our country is still so young and yet the unhappiness and debt continues. There are many struggles and battles we need to that would provide health care for everyone? I believe our willpower is better used toward the greater battles that are ahead of us. Michela Martinazzi is an art history junior at UF. Her column appears on Tuesdays. Michela Martinazziopinions@alligator.org


TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 7 A Gator GoesAs I end my time at UF, I would like to say the following words to my fellow Gainesvillians: Thank you for being gentle with my fragile beginning and gracefully accepting my exit. Thank you for giving me the music to twirl to late into the night. Thank you for showing me more evidence in support of an It takes all kinds of people philosophy. Thank you for letting me sit next to people who also dont understand musical key every fall in The Swamp. Thank you for teaching me to be my own No. 1. Thank you for those summer nights that are too blurry to attempt to describe. There is a lot I wish I could say I had done with my time here, but I have no regrets. Not even that OKCupid date with Kevin the musician. Im not angry with anyone from my time here. I realized long ago that it wasnt simply fair to claim a grudge on any ground. Its because of my time here that Ive even gotten to see from the shoulders of giants and gained enough courage to write these words: My Title Town, you will forever be in my heart and in my family. Farewell. Brittney Lawhorn Bachelor of Science in Advertising UF AlumnaLetters to the EditorHave you noticed an archery theme in popular movies this year? From The Hunger Games to The Avengers, bows and arrows are all the rage. Now, take a look at Pixars Brave. and period piece. The main character, Merida, must undo a curse using her skill sets: bravery and archery. acter who kicks some butt while caring about her family. Its so important for young girls to have a trailblazer they can look up to; independence and security are crucial traits to develop. Film critics dont feel the same way about Merida, however. Welcome to PopWatch, the pop culture blog of Entertainment Weekly. Writer/blogger Adam Markovitz published a piece titled Could the heroine of Pixars Brave be gay? on June 24. Im not opposed to the idea of a gay character in a lead role, but lets analyze his evidence to see where hes coming from. Merida bristles at the traditional gender roles that shes She enjoys archery and rock climbing and hates the prospect compete for her hand enough to run away from home and put her own mothers life at risk. my desk and remember proper breathing techniques. So, when a girl doesnt want to be forced into marriage and enjoys outdoor activities, that means she must be a lesbian? If Merida had actually ever expressed an attraction to women, then I might be more OK with Markovitzs opinion. But all she did was buck traditional, stereotypical gender roles. Sexual orientation doesnt (and shouldnt) matter. Chris Heller, an associate editor for The Atlantic, listed sexuality (or lack thereof): Brave is about a daughter-mother relationship, and sexuality would distract from developments here. She is gay, and Brave is Pixars subversive way to depict a lesbian. Shes neither gay nor straight; shes asexual. (This would be just as sexually radical if not more so than making Merida a lesbian.) The ambiguity is itself a message. If Pixar wanted Merida to be more of an example for a particular cause, Im sure it wouldve done so in a more obvious way. Ultimately, it doesnt matter if Merida could be interpreted as gay, Markovitz said. Whats most exciting is that she brings a new free-thinking attitude to the slightly staid club of Disney princesses, one thats sure to appeal...to anyone who ever challenged an identity that was pre-assigned to them. Merida, at the very least, is a role model for people who need to stand up for themselves. Perhaps it was good enough that the At its core, Heller said, Brave preaches acceptance. Sami Main is a journalism senior at UF. Her column appears on Tuesdays.Brave is about acceptance, not sexualityColumn Sami Mainopinions@alligator.org


MICHAEL SCOTT DAVIDSONAlligator Contributing WriterWhen Joey Ziebelman woke up for work He was trapped inside his home in Jackdents and UF students didnt fear the storms 60 mile-per-hour winds would put them in idled in the northeast Gulf of Mexico, resultfrom June 23 to June 26, according to the Megan Wetherington, a hydrologist with parking lot for days after low-lying areas SHELBY WEBBAlligator Writer paint in the lobby, each wall beamspinning popular hip-hop songs as the smoothie machine buzzed in the trendy eatery, this is the sight that a 22-year-old human resources asMore UF students are deciding to plant entrepreneurial roots in in how local student companies are assisted more than 80 new businessnesses started by students or recent the businesses the center assists are eclectic, they tend to face the same businesses, but about the state of their businesses, expenses and common problems all small businesses with all of the businesses its supers discuss whats working for them and what problems theyre facing where residents with extra parkprices and be matched with inter spaces, including spaces in downploys three UF graduates and two hiring students is that they are willing to work for a lower salary than a assisted, relies solely on students for trouble with scheduling, especially be tricky for some students to work ny only hires students with at least Elaina Nichols, general manager, tionships with clients, and the client on its philanthropic efforts, another local student-run company makes a organization gets people to donate time, old clothes and blood, and also offers opportunities to educate the community through awareness free or reduced prices on admission youll get a free ticket to the bar public relations, is handled by about four staff members, almost all of ness model around the easy access to interns and has been impressed some of the brightest minds in the take four years of classes, which in-depth explanations of complex with a better understanding of the What started as study sessions held at the Hillel last summer became a staple for UF students and easy to make it fun, which is why we graduate students, and two decided against medical school to continue tin, a UF senior and director of mar Undergraduate students also work to facilitate the behind-thescenes work like public relations, companys undergraduate employees are enrolled in the study classes Contact Shelby Webb at swebb@ alligator.org. 8, ALLIGATOR David Carr / Alligator StaffAmanda Baltzegar, left, a 22-year-old human resource assistant at Student Maid and Nichole VivasENTREPRENEURSHIPGainesville is home to growing student-based startupsTropical Storm Debby brings downpour of rain to GainesvilleScientists called storm a -year rainfall event


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Remodeled, Old House charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included. Wood floors. With Parking. By Private Owner. 538-2181 lv message 8-15-12-25-2 Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 second walk to UF. Wood flrs, washer dryer included, fireplace, patio deck. Can furnish. Short term available. Private Owner. $595up. 352-538-2181. Lv msg 8-15-12-25-2 ELLIES HOUSES Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991 or 352-215-4990 12-12-12-171-2 Mention this ad for $0 move in fees!! Ask About our Preferred Employer Discounts and SPECIALS! Call for Details! 352-335-7656 8-15-23-2 Now leasing 1 & 2 BR AptsJust off SW 20th Ave & 34th Street. $425 to $545. Call 335-7066, visit us on Facebook or Twitter or at madisonon20th.com. 8-1512-25-2 AVAILABLE NOW & FALL Studio $410 1BRs $425-495 2BR/1.5BA, W/D $580 Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387 www.Gore-Rabell.com 8-15-12-25-2 Spacious 1, 2, & 3br starting at $475. Many floor plans, some w/ enclosed patios or balconies. Italian tile, BRs carpeted. DW, W/D hk-ups, verticals, CH/AC. Near bus rte, some walk to UF. Sec 8 accepted 352-332-7700 8-15-12-25-2 Centerpoint 1220 NW 12 ST $450 1BR/1BA 530 SQ.FT. Bike to UF through-tree lined streets or ride the bus located one block away! A true 1/1 close but far enough away from the ruckus of the student ghetto. No application fee, most pets ok. E.F.N. Properties, 352-371-3636 or www.efnproperties.com rentals@efnproperties.com 8-15-12-25-2 3, 4, & 5 BR houses blocks to UF. Rent directly from owner, no intermediary. Pets OK, dalyproperties.com or 352-359-3341/3595584 8-15-12-25-2 Trend's Student Rentals of the Month! Biven's North Huge 3BR Lakefront The Lofts 3BR condo on Univ Ave Near Law School 3/2 1,907 sf Text "Trend" to 313131 Trend4Rent.com 8-15-25-2 SPACIOUS 2BR/2BA APT.Convenient location to Shands, UF & Butler Plaza. Asking $700. Please call Ketty 305332-6566. yttek@hotmail.com 7-3-12-29-2 TOP QUALITY GREAT LOCATIONS Upscale, 1 & 2 BR apts. 1 block to UF campus on N & E sides. Year lease, begin ning summer or fall. Sorry, no pets. K & M Properties. 372-1509 8-15-12-25-2 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 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 $475/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 $950/Mo 7-3-12-7-2 $500 1BR Apt. Spacious, spotless, fenced patio, greenspace/trees, near campus & downtown, carpeted, ceiling fans, CHA. Prefer quiet, stable, mature tenants. 1807 NW 10th St (352) 284 3873. postj@bellsouth.net 7-2612-30-2 LAKEWOOD VILLASLarge 1, 2, & 3 bdrm. floor plans starting @ $635. FREE Hi-Speed Internet, Washer/Dryer, Fitness Center, Tennis Court, Swimming Pool etc. M-F 9-6 Sat 10-5 700 SW 62nd Blvd. 352-371-8009 www.lakewoodvillas.com text (Lakewood) 65586 8-15-12-25-2 SPYGLASSIndividual Leases. 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 7-10-12-17-2 WALK TO UF START SUMMER OR FASS Studios $450-$400 1BR/1BA $550 $525 2BBR $850-$800 1 yr lease. SD, NS, NP. 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10, ALLIGATOR 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 7-31-12-21-2 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. 7-31-12-20-2 www.CozyGator.com"cozy homes & apartments for rent"7-10-12-14-2 THE POLOSCheck out our UPGRADES!! 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 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 $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 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 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 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 7-26-12-10-2Brighton 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 1 bdrm/1 bath, 2nd fl w/Balcony. Quiet park like setting. 2.5 miles from UF. Kitchen w/ Island and breakfast bar. Washer/Dryer in Unit. Gym, Pool, Clubhouse Tennis Courts, Pets OK, $725/Mo (727) 937-5740 7-1212-5-2 BIKE/BUS TO CLASS,WALK TO SHANDS. Campus Edge Condominium is ON CAMPUS!It fronts Archer Road & backs up to Hull Road!Beautiful newer laminate flooring.Enjoy convenient living with a pool & fitness center right next to UF.This top story, end unit is quiet, comfortable, has its own private washer/dryer,walk-in closet.NON SMOKERS.Owner agent 352-262-2871. Lease $725/m. 7-12-12-5-2 Walk to UF! Historic Sugar Shack! Two-story 2/1 house, enormous liv rm, eat-in kit, hardwood + ceramic tile, lots of closet space, washer/dryer, dishwasher. Off-street parking, pets OK w/ no extra fees! Campus Realty 692-3800 rentals.campusrealtygroup.com 7-26-12-9-2 Walk to UF! 2/2 + studio in midtown, 1/1 @ Destiny on SW 1st Campus Realty 692-3800 rentals.campusrealtygroup.com 7-26-129-2 Large houses in great locations, bike to UF! 1339 NW 25th Terr, 414 NW 36th Terr, 2911 W Univ Ave, call Campus Realty 692-3800 rentals.campusrealtygroup.com 7-26-129-2 One & Two bedroom units currently available $425-$600 Call today to see Campus Realty 692-3800 rentals.campusrealtygroup.com 7-26-12-9-2 3BR/1BA HOUSE 715 NW 24th Ave. Newly renovated. Granite, hardwood, W/D, screened pario & deck. No dogs. $1075/mo. Available August 1st. 904-303-5520 7-1212-4-2 3BR/1BA house for rent. Screened back porch, all new stainless steel appliances, new W/D, fenced backyard. Corrian counter tops. $1300/mo Located NW 15th Ave. Call to see: 352-258-9116 7-17-11-5-2 4bed/4bth condo available 7/31. $250 per person. 1.5miles to uf on bus line. all appli ances common area furnished. call 561-4410700 7-24-12-7-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Classifieds and save yourself some cash. Call 373-FIND. 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. 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


ALLIGATOR 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. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 8-15-25-6 FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/ mattress. New, in box. $160 332-9899 ___________________________________. DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box. Never used. 352-377-9846 8-15-25-6 **BEDS ALL BRAND NEW** **Full $100 Queen $125 King $200** Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name matching sets not used or refurbished. Still in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516. 8-15-25-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 8-15-25-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 8-15-12-25-6 Furniture Pick-UpHelp local abused and neglected children by donating your furniture to the Family Treasures Thrift Shop. All proceeds benefit Childrens Home Society of Florida. Call 352-334-0955 and arrange a pick-up or drop-off today! CHSTreasureHunt.com 7-31-9-6 BED SET CLOSEOUTS IN PLASTIC TWIN $89 FULL$129 QUEEN $149 KING $199 STORE 4390 SW 20TH AVE, 352-3760953 SAME DAY DELIVERY 7-17-5-6 FURNITURE SALENEW 6 PIECE BEDROOM SET$599 FUTON $129, 5-PIECE DINETTE SET $129, NEW QUEEN PILLOWTOP SET W/ HEADBOARD & FRAME $399 4390 SW 20TH AVE, 352-376-0953 7-175-6 BED SETS TWIN $49, FULL $69, QUEEN $89, KING $99 COME TO OUR STORE 4390 SW 20TH AVE OR CALL US AT 352-376-0953. SAME DAY DELIVERY 7-17-5-6 Selling computers, parts, or repair services or just looking for that new rig? Look in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND for more information. COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 8-15-11-23-7 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND Cash for cellphones! Working or broken. We buy anything from flip phones to newest smartphones.We are open 7 days a week. TechModo 6450 SW Archer RD ste 140 Gainesville FL 32608 352-872-5881 8-9-12-8 In the market for a new set of wheels or just looking to add a second to that collection? Want personalized handlebars or a fitted seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds PARKINGPrivate, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 8-15-12-25-10 UF Surplus Equipment Auctions are underway...bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370 8-15-12-25-10 GOATS FOR SALECharlie 352-278-1925 8-15-25-10 Guitars and Musical Instruments New, Used and Factory Refurbished Check Us Out Before You Buy!! Leonardo's Music, Micanopy, FL 352-450-0928 Leonardos302.com 8-15-12-25-10 Nice Whirlpool Refrigerator $500/OBO Excalliber Dehydrator $100/OBO Dehumidifier, 2 gallon $75/OBO 352-226-3639 7-3-12-4-10 Alligator Classifieds is the way to get your 2 wheels on the road. Show off your bikes, scooters, and repair services. Call 373-FIND to get your classified in. WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM FULL SERVICE MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER REPAIR. 12TH YEAR IN GVILLE. OEM & AFTERMARKET PARTS. BEST TIRE PRICES IN TOWN. 352-377-6974 8-1525-11 8-15-12-25-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Now carrying Vespa Scooters! Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 www.NS4L.com 8-15-12-25-11 SCOOTER REPAIRNew Scooters 4 Less has LOW repair rates! Will repair any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail. Cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 8-15-12-25-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $899. 1yr Parts AND labor warranties included. 3766275 RoadRatMotors.com 8-15-12-25-11 Road Rat Motors is Gvilles #1 service facility. We repair ALL brands of scooters. Pickups available. Lowest labor rates around. Quickest turnaround time. Run by Gator Grads so we know how to treat our customers! 376-6275 8-15-12-25-11 SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 8-15-12-25-11 Campus Scooters Mobile Sales and Scooter Service. We offer free estimates on all repairs and we come to you. We also have new scooters starting at $799.00 Call us today at 352-263-0425 8-15-58-11 Unload your lot. Sell your cars through Alligator Advertising for cheap. 373-FIND or place your ad online at www.alligator.org/ classifieds CARS CARS BuySellTrade Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars 3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150 8-15-25-12 WE BUY JUNK CARSTitles Only. Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3191 8-15-25-12 I BUY CARS TRUCKS Call Anytime Licensed 352-339-5158 7-31-12-20-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN! NO CREDIT CHECK!!!! VEHICLES $500 AND UP! 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES BRING W2 AND DRIVE HOME TODAY! OVER 150 VEHICLES IN STOCK! CARS, TRUCKS, SUVS, & VANS! 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 BUY FOR BLOWOUT PRICES & SAVE BIG!!!! VEHICLES STARTING $500!! PRICES NEGOTIABLE!!! 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 95 F350 $999 97 FORD EXPLORER $1700 98 GRAND AM $1999 98 CHEVY VENTURE $2999 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 98 CADILLAC CATERA $3999 00 BUICK CENTURY $3900 98 CHRYSLER SBRING $3900 01 MITS MIRAGE $3900 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 02 SATURN $3900 98 TOYOTA COROLLA $3900 98 TOYOTA 4RUNNER $4900 02 TOYOTA COROLLA $5900 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 99 ACURA INTEGRA $2999 95 CHEVY CAMERO $2500 98 HONDA ACCORD $3900 98 DODGE DURANGO $4999 352-338-1999 8-15-25-12 SUN RISE AUTO SALES NO CREDIT CHECK! CARS, TRUCKS, SUVs, & VANS 30 DAY WARRANTY 352-375-9090 8-15-25-12 SUN RISE AUTO SALES BRING W2 AND DRIVE HOME! 30 DAY WARRANTY! 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TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Competing in the World Cup of Softball, former Gators seconds after an errant throw on a bunt single in a 3-0 USA The Alligator AwardsWhich Gators duo was the best during the Vote online at alligatorSports.org. KATIE AGOSTIN Alligator Staff Writer For sprinter Jeff Demps, this year has been about making It started about seven months ago when Demps announced that he was forgoing a career in the NFL to focus The three-time NCAA Champion beat his previous record AP Photo Former Gator sprinter Tony McQuay (center) races against Josh Mance (left) and Joey Hughes Jr., in the mens 400m semiTHE OLYMPICS Sixteen current, former Gators qualify for London OlympicsTHE ALLIGATOR AWARDS As a part of The Alligator Awards recognizing the best in UF athletics during the 2011-12 athletic season, columnists Joe Morgan and Corey McCall will debate two of the Corey: outdoor championship and John But who were the best performers, who formed the Dynamic Duo, the In a university ridhands down, Lauren Embree and Joanna Mather proved top nis team to its second and third-straight Southeastern Conference Joe: Embree and Mather the crown in the wake Which Florida duo was superior during the 2011-12 season? Joe Morgantwitter: @joe_morgan Corey McCall ADAM PINCUS Alligator Writer Rodney Adams wakes up every morning at 6:30 ready to take the mit is spending the summer training and competing in Austin, Texas, representing Team USA for the IFAF ed eighth-seeded American Samoa four-star prospect is not shy about My dream is to be very successgree and be a top-10 draft pick, he the opportunity of suiting up for Im very excited going to a Tight ends coach Derek Lewis and wide receivers coach Aubrey Since the summer started, AdWhen I was younger, my main Adams, a LeBron James fan, took to heart how the three-time NBA No one can bring you down, UF Football commit Adams playing in IFAF U-19 World ChampionshipSEE BEST DUO, PAGE 16 SEE OLYMPICS, PAGE 15Poll ResultsBigger surprise: baseballs 48% BASEBALL 52% FOOTBALL75 total votes


THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON Bradley Beals birthday wish came true. On the day he turned 19, the 6-foot-4 guard from Florida was drafted Thursday night as the third overall pick by the Washington Wizards, a franchise looking for an outside shooter and a return to the postseason. During his freshman campaign, Beal averaged 14.8 points and 6.7 rebounds for the Gators last season. Now he joins a backcourt headlined by John Wall, the No. 1 overall selection in the 2010 draft. After working out for the Wizards on their home turf earlier this month, Beal said he felt the organization and the city was the right place for me. Before he left town, he implored Wizards coach Randy Wittman to have the team draft him. Two weeks later, Beals prayers were answered. This is by far the best birthday that Ive ever had, Beal said on a conference call with local media. This really beats all the presents my mom and dad ever got me. His outside scoring is welcomed by the season with a 20-46 record, though a trade deadline deal for Nene sparked improvement. Washington closed the season on a six-game winning streak, providing encouragement for a franchise that missed the playoffs for a fourth straight campaign. Team owner Ted Leonsis has no interest I dont want to be in the lottery anymore, Wizards owner Ted Leonsis said during a press conference before the draft. Considered one of the premier perimeter shooters in the draft, Beal made 8 of 19 attempts from beyond the arc during the NCAA tournament. Last season the Wizards ranked 28th in the NBA from beyond the arc, shooting 32 percent. We had some real good choices there but yes, we were hoping he would fall to three, Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld said of Beal. He can stretch the defense, is a very good three-point shooter and he knows how to play the game. With its second-round selection, the No. 32 overall pick, Washington drafted Tomas Satoransky of the Czech Republic. The 6-foot-7 combo guard spent the past three seasons playing for Cajasol Sevilla in the Spanish ACB and averaged 4.8 points in 34 games during the 2011-12 campaign. The third consecutive Southeastern three picks, Beal was also the Wizards third lottery selection in three seasons, following Wall and another Czech product Jan Vesely, the No. 6 overall pick in 2011. Washington improved its frontcourt depth earlier this month, trading for center Emeka Okafor and forward Trevor Ariza. Add in Beal and expected improvement from those already on the roster and Wall has his owners back regarding that no more being in the lottery thing. Three years in a row is enough, Wall individually as a team and I think were making the right steps. Wall led the Wizards with 16.3 points and 8.0 assists last season, but connected on only 7.1 percent (3 of 42) of his 3-point attempts. The lightning quick point guard remains the teams centerpiece entering his third professional season. Now he has more shooting help. I think hes a great pick, Wall said. So many people wanted to get to him and Im glad that we had the opportunity to pick him. Hes somebody that can make shots and he helps spread the court for you. Jordan Crawford rounds out the expected three-guard rotation. The Wizards second-leading scorer last season with 14.7 points, Crawford took over the starting guard role opposite Wall following Nick Youngs trade to the Los Angeles Clippers as part of the deal for Nene. Beals take on the future pairing shows hes already in harmony with Wall. Wall plays fast and thats the style of play I love to play, Beal said. Hopefully, I can be able to create space for him, be a decoy at times and hopefully be able to knockdown some shots. 14, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012AP PhotoNBA commissioner David Stern (left) poses with Bradley Beal, the third overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, on June 28. The Wizards made Beal the highest Gator selected since the Hawks took Al Horford No. 3 overall in the 2007 NBA Draft. NBA DRAFT COACHES CAN MESSAGE RECRUITS DURING SUMMER THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Kentuckys outspoken mens basketball coach John Calipari has long championed the talent and depth in the Southeastern Confer ence even when the NCAA tour nament selection committee didnt share his optimism. And hes even more bullish about the leagues future now that Missouri and Texas A&M have made the switch from the Big 12 to the SEC. Think about what happens now, Calipari said during Mondays summer teleconference. Now we start moving up a notch in where everybody is. I think seven teams in our league half of our league is going to be in the NCAA tournament. Thats what I believe. Perhaps that is overly optimistic. Theres little doubt, however, that Missouri and Texas A&M add some zy SEC, which has been considered top-heavy on the basketball court during recent years. cord last season and won its eighth national championship, while Flor ida coach Billy Donovan has usually kept the Gators in the national spotlight after back-to-back national titles in 2006 and But outside of those two programs, the SECs national reputation is tepid. Only four teams (Kentucky, Florida, Vanderbilt and Alabama) made the NCAA tournament last year. Thats where Missouri and Texas A&M can help. The Tigers, in par ticular, has a national pedigree in basketball that few programs in the SEC can boast. Texas A&M has also been good in recent seasons, making six straight NCAA tournaments before a down year in 2012. tive immediately in the SEC and should also have one of the leagues best home-court advantages 15,000-seat Mizzou Arena. We have a really good tradition here and were excited about what we bring to the table, Missouri coach Frank Haith said. I think that we have a really good fan base, a great arena and hopefully well be very competitive in the league. While Missouri leaves behind some traditional rivalries most notably its heated home-and-home series against Kansas each season Haith said hes intrigued by the possibilities in the SEC. We leave one power conference for another and Im excited about the opportunity, Haith said. I think being in the Southeastern Conference obviously Mizzou is a national brand and we can recruit nationally but I think theres no question it does open some doors in the Southeast from a recruiting standpoint. The addition of Missouri and Texas A&M isnt the only issue for the two universities on July 1. Other topics on the summer teleconfer ence: The NCAAs new rule changes for basketball were widely praised by the leagues coaches. The governing body de-regulated contact with recruits during the summer months, allowing for unlimited calls and text messages. Any time you open up the lines of communication, thats a healthy thing, Florida coach Billy Donovan said. The NCAA also now allows coaches to spend eight hours per week on the court with players enrolled in summer school. For new coaches in the league like South Carolinas Frank Martin, Mississippi States Rick Ray and LSUs Johnny Jones, its allowed a little extra time to get familiar with per sonnel. Kentucky begins its quest for a second-straight national championship with an almost completely overhauled roster. Stars from last years team including Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Marquis Teague, Terrence Jones and Doron Lamb have left for the NBA, but Calipari has reloaded with some of the nations most highly regarded freshmen, including Nerlens Noel, Alex Poythress, Archie Goodwin and Willie Cauley. You wont believe this, but were going to be really young, Calipari deadpanned. ... What Ill tell you is, I like my team. I think weve got good players, good kids. Some SEC coaches believe the escalating number of Division I basketball transfers needs to be addressed. NCAA president Mark Emmert recently said that 40 per cent of all Division I players transfer before their junior season, the highest percentage of any sport. Both South Carolinas Martin and Auburn coach Tony Barbee said the problem begins before college, when elite players often transfer between high schools and AAU programs. Barbee said a culture has been formed that allows players to run from their problems when there is adversity.SEC mens basketball coaches talk new members, rule changes This is by far the best birthday Ive ever had.Bradley BealWizards guardCalipari


TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 ALLIGATOR, 15 Taylor edges former teammate Claye by .08 meters in triple jumpClaye will also be representing the U.S. in the triple jump. He used a personal best of 17.55m/577 inches to claim the silver once again. In the triple jump, Claye was teammate, Christian Taylor. He used a seasons best mark of 17.63m/57-10.5 inches. Both Taylor and Claye jumped above the Olympic A standard mark of 17.20m/56-5.25. trip to London was Kerron Clement in the 400-meter hurdles. The fourtime World Champion grabbed the with a time of 48.89. Clement is the only former to the Olympics this year. In 2008, he won the silver medal for Team USA in the 400-meter hurdles as well as a gold medal as a member of the mens 4x400meter relay. In addition to the four who will evieve LaCaze and Kemal Mesic have also earned a trip to London. LaCaze will be representing Australia in the steeplechase, and Mesic will be representing Bosnia in shot put. Contact Katie Agostin at kagostin@alligator.org. OLYMPICS, from page 13 UF in the OlympicsNatalie Teer / Alligator Staff SwimmingElizabeth Beisel, U.S. 200-meter back 2:07.58. 400-meter IM 4:31.74 Ryan Lochte, U.S. 400-meter IM 200-meter back 1:54.54. 200-meter IM 1:54.93. Conor Dwyer, U.S. Dana Vollmer, U.S. Tony McQuay, U.S. 44.49. Kerron Clement, U.S. 400-meter 48.89. Will Claye, U.S. Kemal Mesic, Bosnia Christian Taylor, U.S. 10.5.Genevieve LaCaze, Australia SoccerHeather Mitts, U.S. Abby Wambach, U.S. BasketballJoakim Noah, France Al Horford, Dominican Republic Azania Stewart, United Kingdom Nick Calathes, Greece Track & Field


just as valuable to Floridas title run. Meanwhile, Billy Donoin stolen tacos. Corey: argument, bro. On athletics. Joe: Corey: scratched out a victory, that put the duo responsible for three of Joe: John Carter 2 is a worthy responsible for that reputation. Contact Corey McCall at cmccall@alligator.org and Joe Morgan at joemorgan@alligator.org. ALLIGATOR Brett Le Blanc / Alligator StaffLauren Embree serves in a match during the ITA Southeast Regional Championships on Oct. 24, 2011. Embree and BEST DUO, from page 13 2011-12 Alligator Awards Best Duo NomineesLauren Embree & Joanna Mather, Womens Tennis See The Rally, Page 13. Hudson Randall & Mike Zunino, Baseball Arguably the best battery in college baseball this season came to a disappointing end in Omaha when an overheated Randall Kent State on June 18. Jeff Demps & Chris Rainey, Football Kenny Boynton & Erving Walker, Mens Basketball See The Rally, Page 13. Jeff Demps & Tony McQuay, Mens Track & Field sprinters combined for four individual national titles. Vote for your favorite nominee online at alligatorSports.org. Results will be printed in next Tuesdays issue. Next weeks categpry: Best Individual Game Performance.