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(SWIM) M&W Marris & Margotti Nominated for Prestigious Scholar-Athlete Award

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    Margotti Nominee for Prestigious Scholar-Athlete Award
    Chad Smith
    Margotti nominated for the SEC H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Post-Graduate Scholarships
    Highlights of Florida's nominee includes:
    Christoph Margotti, Swimming & Diving, Florida
    Major: Finance
    • Two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll member, 2017, 2018
    • Posted a 4.0 GPA in undergraduate work
    • SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll, 2016
    • CSCAA Scholar All-American honorable mention, 2016
    • Member of Goodwill Gators, the Athletic Department's Community Service student-athlete team
    • Finished 15th overall and seventh in the B Final of the 100 Free at the 2019 SEC Championships, earning 12 points
    • Competed at the 2018 NCAAs as a relay alternate, swam in the preliminaries of the 400 FR, where he recorded a split of 42.69 to help Florida to a fourth-place preliminary finish
    • Competed in the B Final at the 2016 SEC Championships in the 100 Free and finished 14th overall with time of 43.85, clocked a season-best in the prelims (43.72)
    • Registered 13 points on the 2016 SEC Championship team at the conference meet
    Margotti Nominee for Prestigious Scholar-Athlete Award - Florida Gators

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    Marris Nominated for Prestigious Scholar-Athlete Award
    Chad Smith UF
    Marris nominee for the H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Post-Graduate Scholarship
    Each year, the SEC, in conjunction with AT&T, an SEC official sponsor, provides the league's male and female McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Scholarship recipients with a $20,000 post-graduate scholarship. The 26 remaining male and female finalists for the award will also receive a $10,000 post-graduate scholarship.
    Marris Nominated for Prestigious Scholar-Athlete Award - Florida Gators
     
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