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Year-By-Year Athlete, Country and Medal Counts

Name Years at UF Country Medals Won
Baseball
Matt LaPorta 2004-2007 U.S. Bronze (Team Play)
Juan Carlos Sulbaran Begins in 2008-09 Netherlands Antilles  
Women's Basketball
DeLisha Milton-Jones
Olympic Bio
1993-94 - 1996-97 U.S. Gold (Team Play)
Women’s Soccer
Abby Wambach ^
Olympic Bio
1998-2001 U.S.  

Heather Mitts
Olympic Bio

1996-1999 U.S. Gold (Team Play)
Swimming
Bradley Ally 2005-06 - present Barbados  
Sarah Bateman Begins in 2008-09 Iceland  
Caroline Burckle
Olympic Bio
2004-05 – 2007-08 U.S. Bronze (4x200 Free Relay)
Melanie Costa-Schmid
Olympic Bio
Begins in 2008-09 Spain  
Jose Crescimbeni Begins in 2008-09 Peru  
Rodion Davelaar Begins in 2008-09 Curacao  
Brett Fraser 2007-08 - present The Cayman Islands  
Shaune Fraser 2006-07 - present The Cayman Islands  
Balacz Gercsak 2007-08 - present Hungary  
Roberto Gomez Begins in 2008-09 Venezuela  
Ryan Lochte
Olympic Bio
2002-03 – 2005-06 U.S. Gold (200 Backstroke)
Gold (4x200 Free Relay)
Bronze (200 IM)
Bronze (400 IM)
Gabriel Mangabeira 2001-02 - 2003-04 Brazil  
Ricardo Monasterio 1997-98 - 2000-01 Venezuela  
Omar Pinzon 2006-07 - present Colombia  
Anna-Liisa Pold Begins in 2008-09 Estonia  
Roland Rudolph 2006-08 - present Hungary  
Adam Sioui
Olympic Bio
2001-02 – 2004-05 Canada  
Gemma Spofforth
Olympic Bio
2006-07 - present Great Britain  
Dara Torres
Olympic Bio

1985-86 – 1988-89 U.S. Silver (50 Freestyle)
Silver (4x100 Free Relay)
Silver (4x100 Medley Relay)
J.B. Walsh 2004-05 – 2007-08 Philippines  
Swimming Coaches
Gregg Troy,
UF Head Coach
(Assistant U.S. Coach)
1998 - present U.S.  
Anthony Nesty,
UF Associate Head Coach
(Suriname Coach)
1998 - present Suriname  
Eddie Reese
Member of UF Swim Team
(Head U.S. Coach)
1961-63 U.S.  
Women's Tennis
Jill Craybas
Professional Bio
1994-1996 U.S.  
Track & Field
Aaron Armstrong 2000, 2001 Trinidad  

Hazel Clark
Olympic Bio

1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 U.S.  

Kerron Clement
Olympic Bio

2004, 2005 U.S. Gold (4x400m Relay)
Silver (400m Hurdles)

Kristin Heaston
Olympic Bio

1997, 1998, 1999 U.S.  
Moise Joseph 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 Haiti  
Mariam Kevkhishvili 2007, 2008 Georgia  
Tiandra Ponteen 2004, 2005 St. Kitts  

Calvin Smith
Olympic Bio

2007, 2008 U.S.  
Novlene Williams-Mills 2003, 2004 Jamaica Bronze (4x400m Relay)

^ - named to U.S. Soccer Olympic roster, but suffered a broken leg July 16 and will miss the 2008 Olympics

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