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Kentucky Sports Report (week of Aug. 22)

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Women's soccer:
- The UK Women's soccer team opened the 2011 season with a 3-0 win at Oakland
Friday.
- Freshman Molly Huber led the Wildcats in scoring in the season opening win over
Oakland tallying a goal and an assist. The last time a freshman led UK in scoring
in the season opener was in the 2002 lid lifter.
- Freshman goalie Kayla Price recorded a shutout in her first collegiate appearance.
It was the first time in school history that a true freshman posted a shutout in the
season opener.
- It was the second straight season the Wildcats posted a shutout in the season opener
and the seventh time in program history.

Men's soccer:

- The UK men's soccer team will open the 21st season in program history, Friday at
7:30 p.m. ET, hosting Dayton at the UK Soccer Complex.
- The Wildcats return a pair of former freshmen All-America selections, including
defender Dylan Asher and midfielder Matt Lodge, in addition to all-conference
performers goalkeeper Tyler Beadle and defender Brad Walker.
- UK head coach Ian Collins, who has presided over 18 seasons of UK soccer, sits a
win shy of 200 career victories entering the 2011 season.
- Amongst C-USA coaches, the Wildcats were voted to finish fifth in the league in
the preseason, with Asher and Lodge named preseason All-Conference USA.

Volleyball:
- The volleyball team will open the 2011 season on the road in Tallahassee, Fla., at
the Florida State Invitational. UK will take on Albany, No. 23 Tulsa and the host
Seminoles in the two-day tournament.
- All four squads in the round-robin tournament were NCAA participants a season
ago.
- Kentucky is one of just 18 teams in the nation to appear in six consecutive NCAA
Tournaments.
- The Wildcats return five starters to a 17-win team including reigning Southeastern
Conference Libero of the Year Stephanie Klefot.
- Klefot and senior Becky Pavan were named to the preseason All-SEC team as
selected by the conference's coaches.
- Kentucky's freshman class of Jessy Hoeschler, Jackie Napper, Lauren O'Conner
and Kayla Tronick was rated among the top-30 in the nation according to
PrepVolleyball.com.

Upcoming Schedule

Tuesday, August 23

Women's soccer hosts Eastern Kentucky - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, August 26
Volleyball vs. Albany - 11:00 a.m. (Tallahassee, Fla.)
Women's soccer hosts Ohio - 5:00 p.m.
Volleyball at Florida State - 7:00 p.m.
Men's soccer hosts Dayton - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 27

Volleyball vs. Tulsa - 1:30 p.m. (Tallahassee, Fla.)

Sunday, August 28
Men's soccer hosts Michigan - 7:00 p.m.

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