A Night for Heroes 2013: Nothing's going to break his stride

When Sam Bellett woke up that dark summer morning, his future couldn’t have been much brighter. He had just turned 16 and was a week away from starting his junior year in a rigorous academic program at Mandarin High School. He had recently earned a spot on the cross-country team and was on his way to becoming an Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts. At about 6:15 a.m. Aug. 18, 201... [More]

UF sports medicine gets athletes back in the game

Amanda Sherman, 17, and Shatana Jackson, 15, can't afford to slow down on the basketball court, but when both of them tore their anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) last year, it was imperative for them to undergo orthopaedic surgery and rehabilitation therapy if they were to get quickly back in the game. [More]