UK Volleyball 300LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/10/13) – Through the midway point of the 2013 spring schedule the Kentucky volleyball team has an unblemished record. Kentucky has charted a 4-0 mark in two weekends of competition of the scheduled four-week spring slate.
 
The Blue and White generated a victory over Illinois at home during the only home contest of the spring schedule to begin the season March 30.
 
UK followed that performance with a 3-0 weekend at the KIVA Collegiate Tournament hosted in Louisville, Ky., April 6. Kentucky secured wins over Louisville, Illinois State and UT Martin on Saturday.
 
“We’re implementing a new offensive system this spring, and we’ve been able to string together some really good play,” UK coach Craig Skinner said. “We need to continue to work during the remaining weekends to continue smoothing out the new system.
 
“I’m proud of our effort and commitment to working hard, and that’s been very evident in our play. We still have a long way to go before our first tournament of the season this fall,” Skinner said.
 
Kentucky has two remaining weekends of competition for the spring schedule. UK travels to Indianapolis April 13 for the Circle City VBS Collegiate Tournament, before heading to West Lafayette, Ind., April 20 to take on Ball State and Purdue.
 
Fans are reminded that the team will host an interactive open practice in Memorial Coliseum April 19.
 
The event will begin with an open practice running from 4:30 p.m. ET to approximately 6 p.m. Special programs will be made available highlighting volleyball terminology and rules and the coaching staff will routinely explain each drill. Following practice, the team welcomes fans to a reception which will include food and a chance to interact with the coaching staff and team.
 
A question and answer session will highlight the night as fans will have the opportunity to get to know the Cats and ask about the upcoming 2013 season.
 
Fans wishing to attend this special event need to RSVP to Mandy Robbe in the UK Volleyball office by April 16. Reservations can be made by calling (859) 257-2532 or by email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Deborah J. Moore
Photo 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 15, 2015 9976

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7224

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News
May 14, 2015 5965

Madisonville Police Surround Festus Claybon Park

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5071

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 16, 2015 4909

Roses Coming Soon

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 9976

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 23, 2015 9518

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 20, 2015 3033

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park Holding Beach…

by Gil Lawson
May 21, 2015 2262

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 1450

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 20, 2015

by Crime Stoppers
May 20, 2015 1222

Belton Man Injured in Greenville Accident

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 1221

Three Injured in Kentucky 189 Accident

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 1205

Madisonville Police Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 817

Bevin, Comer Run Close Race for Republican…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
May 20, 2015 815

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – May 20, 2015

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
May 20, 2015 732

Ridgewood Terrace Fire Quickly Extinguished

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 715

County Employees Won’t Get Annual Raise as Budget…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News