Mark your calendar for July 23. That’s the date for the start of the Tokyo Olympics after the pandemic-forced postponement last year.
The Sunshine State — especially the University of Florida and the Tampa Bay area — will be well-represented at the Games.
Former Gator swimmer Caeleb Dressel is among the top American athletes. Dressel could compete in up to seven events, and he likely will be favored to win them all.
The University of South Florida’s Ken Eriksen is the head coach of the powerhouse USA softball team. He was an assistant on the gold-medal winning team in 2004.
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