With Braxton being the better triple jumper and Bryant being the better long jumper, the Gators will have the luxury of not pinning all of their scoring hopes on to just one individual.
Instead, the duo, as Bryant so perfectly put it, can potentially be seen as a "double edged sword," given their talent in their respective events.
"It's great because Alissa is really good in the triple jump and I specialize in the long jump," Bryan said. "I really see us growing off of each other."
Braxton echoed the sentiment.
"We'll be like the dynamic duo," she said. "We're really going to learn from each other."
But what is so unique about both of these young ladies is their ability to recognize the talent that came before them. Both of these standout jumpers understand just how good Yanis David was.
"Florida was literally my dream school" Braxton said. "I remember seeing this girl jump really far and when I found out she was from Florida, it didn't even become a question of where I wanted to go."
Bryant repeated a similar appreciation for the former Gator.
"The athletics weren't the only reason I chose to go to Florida, but it was really cool to see a coach-athlete dynamic that worked so well. I really saw [coach Peterson's] training come out through Yanis".
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The Florida women, as strong as they are, will need to do more than simply bolster their jump corps if they want to contend with the likes of USC, Georgia, and Arkansas for a national title.
Coach Holloway will need to elevate the middle distance group into All-American contenders, establish a nationally relevant presence in the hurdle events, and develop both Taylor Manson and Doneisha Anderson into suitable replacements for 400 meter specialist Sharrika Barnett.
Even with this long list of objectives, the women from Gainesville should remain optimistic.
A heavy portion of their current group is young and still very much in the growing stages of their collegiate careers. If there was ever a time for Bryant and Braxton to enter the program, it is now. The pressure to perform at an elite collegiate level, while certainly an expectation, will not be immediately placed on their shoulders as soon as they step foot on campus.
Instead, this pair of all-time greats can act as the building blocks of a program with encouraging potential. Who knows? Maybe these two young women will be the spark that Florida needs to eventually win that coveted team title.
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Florida's 2020 Recruiting Class