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UF study: Florida Everglades crocodile numbers up

gainesville.com — GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A record number of American crocodile hatchlings were counted in Everglades National Park this year, providing hope that restoration efforts are helping the once-endangered species, researchers said Tuesday. University of Florida researcher Frank Mazzotti has been monitoring the crocodiles since 1978, a few years after the reptile received federal endangered species status.

O’Connell pacing P.K. Yonge’s volleyball attack from outside

gainesville.com — In order to reach the heights P.K. Yonge volleyball did over the weekend, playing in the championship match against the nation's No. 1 team in Louisville Mercy at the prestigious Berkeley Premier in Tampa, outstanding play was required. And junior outside hitter Gabby O'Connell delivered, playing what Blue Wave coach Chad Davis called "some of the best volleyball she has every played."
Sep 23, 2014

Athlete of the week: P.K. Yonge volleyball's Gabby O'Connell bit.ly/1rirUVp