Florida Gators cross country

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Florida Gators cross country
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Founded 1935
University University of Florida
Conference SEC
Location Gainesville, FL
Head Coach Mike Holloway (4th year)
Course Mark Bostick Golf Course
Nickname Florida Gators
Colors Blue and Orange[1]
Men's NCAA Appearances
1979, 1986, 1990, 1993, 1997, 2004, 2005, 2006
Women's NCAA Appearances
1981, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010
Men's Conference Champions
1955, 1986, 1987
Women's Conference Champions
1984, 1996, 1997, 2009, 2010, 2012

The Florida Gators cross country program represents the University of Florida in the sport of cross country running. The program includes separate men's and women's cross country teams, both of which compete in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The men's cross country team officially started in 1935; the women's team began in 1980.[2]

Coaching staff[edit]

Mike Holloway is the head coach for the Florida Gators cross country and track and field program; Paul Spangler is the assistant coach who is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of the men's and women's cross country teams.[3][4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "UF Identity Style Guide". University of Florida. 2016-03-01. Retrieved 2016-03-19. 
  2. ^ History of the program
  3. ^ About Coach Morgan
  4. ^ About Coach Holloway

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