uk tennis women 300LEXINGTON, Ky. (3/21/13) – The University of Kentucky women’s tennis team will face two top-30 teams this weekend, traveling to Knoxville, Tenn., on Friday at 5 p.m. to face No. 28 Tennessee, before heading to Athens, Ga., to face the fifth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs on Sunday at 1 p.m.
 
After going 2-2 in a two-week conference home stand, Kentucky ranks 46th in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s latest rankings. The Wildcats are coming over a 7-0 win over Mississippi State on Sunday, with Kentucky just dropping one doubles match in the win.

Tennessee is 5-6 on the year, including 3-2 in conference play. The Vols are coming off a 4-0 loss on the road vs. No. 4 Florida on Sunday. On Friday, Tennessee defeated No. 32 South Carolina in Columbia, S.C., 4-2.

The Vols boast two players ranked in the top-40, including No. 20 Brynn Boren and No. 40 Kata Szekely.

Georgia went 1-1 this past weekend, falling 4-1 at Florida on Friday and defeating South Carolina 7-0 on Sunday. The Bulldogs are now 11-2 on the year and 4-1 in the SEC. The Bulldogs have two individuals in the top-20, with Lauren Herring ranked No. 7 and Maho Kowase ranking 17th.

Kentucky is 12-5 on the year, 3-3 in Southeastern Conference contests.

A live stream of Friday’s match will be available on UTsports.com. Live scoring of Sunday’s match at Georgia will be available on GeorgiaDogs.com.

Follow Kentucky women’s tennis on Twitter @UKWomensTennis and Like the Kentucky Women’s Tennis page on Facebook.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Will Kindred
Graphics provided by SurfKY Graphics

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Muhlenberg All Stars Blank ODC 17-0

GREENVILLE, Ky. (7/27/15) — The Muhlenberg All Stars defeated the ODC All Stars 17-0 Saturday, July 25 at the Greater… Read More

Hopkins County Fair Underway

HOPKINS COUNTY, KY (7/27/15) — It’s not too late to enter fresh-baked goods in this year’s Hopkins County Fair as… Read More
1 DOW 17,440.59
-127.94 (-0.73%)    
2 S&P 2,067.64
-12.01 (-0.58%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,039.78
-48.85 (-0.96%)    

Most Read This Week

July 23, 2015 14202

UPDATE: Family Confirms Body of Missing Teen…

by Shawn Freels, SurfKY News
July 23, 2015 4214

Woman Accused of Striking Juvenile with Metal Belt

by SurfKY News
July 22, 2015 4056

No. 9 Steakhouse Suffers Fire; Owners Vow to…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 22, 2015 3767

UPDATE - GPD Recovers Stolen Vehicle, Arrest Made

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3747

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 02, 2015 19237

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 17, 2015 15180

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 27, 2015 3747

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3063

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News
July 26, 2015 1569

Bikers Ride to Support Teen with Brain Cancer

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 26, 2015 1365

Muhlenberg County Traffic Advisory

by SurfKY News
July 26, 2015 932

Sounds of UK Talents Fill the Summer Air in…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 826

Baptist Health Names Regional Marketing, Public…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 810

Family Needs Help in Paying 18-Year-Old's Funeral…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 748

New Madisonville Public Parking Area Announcement

by SurfKY News
July 26, 2015 743

Contemporary Christian Artist Inspires Muhlenberg…

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News
July 26, 2015 661

Legislator's Log - Week of July 26, 2015

by SurfKY News