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This weekend's comencement events will include 22 current and former Gator student-athletes.

Friday December 13, 2013Twenty-two UF Student-Athletes to Participate in Fall Commencement

Gainesville, Fla.

This weekend's comencement events will include 22 current and former Gator student-athletes.

GAINESVILLE – Fall graduation ceremonies take place on the University of Florida campus this weekend, with 22 current and former Gator student-athletes participating in commencement events. UF’s fall commencement ceremonies take place Saturday, Dec. 14.

 

Among the graduates are five who were part of a Gator national championship team. Corrine Showalter was a member of Florida’s 2010 NCAA Swimming & Diving team. Caroline Hitimana played on the Gators’ 2012 and 2012 NCAA Tennis Championship teams. Ashanée Dickerson and Dali Lemezan both were part of the squad that claimed Florida’s first NCAA gymnastics title in 2013.

 

Among the Gator graduates is Mike Peterson, a 14-year NFL veteran and a part of Florida’s first national title football team in 1996. Josh Walker, who won the NCAA 110-meter hurdles title in 2004 and 2005, also graduates this Saturday.

 

Ten of the graduates appeared on an All-Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll during their careers.

 

University of Florida

Fall 2013 Graduating Student-Athletes

Name

Sport

Major

Bryson Smith

Baseball

Criminology

Tommy Toledo

Baseball

Advertising

Trey Burton

Football

Family, Youth And Community Science

David Campbell

Football

Economics

Jon Halapio

Football

Anthropology

Jon Harrison

Football

Criminology

Kyle Koehne

Football

Anthropology

Chris Maignan

Football

Applied Physiology & Kinesiology – Fitness/Wellness

Tyler Murphy

Football

Telecommunication

Mike Peterson

Football

Sociology

Ian Silberman

Football

Family, Youth And Community Science

Jaylen Watkins

Football

Family, Youth And Community Science

Tyler McCumber

Men’s Golf

Family, Youth And Community Science

Ashanée Dickerson

Gymnastics

Anthropology

Dali Lemezan

Gymnastics

Sociology

Taylor Travis

Soccer

Anthropology

Corinne Showalter

Women’s Swimming

Health Science Education

Caroline Hitimana

Women’s Tennis

Finance

John Mitchell

Men’s Track & Field

Recreation, Parks And Tourism

Josh Walker

Men’s Track & Field

Recreation, Parks And Tourism

Daniel Wehunt

Men’s Track & Field

Sport Management

Ashley Miller

Women’s Track & Field

Recreation, Parks And Tourism

 

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