Kentucky Hosts Murray State on Sunday
By: Colbi Nelson, UK Media Relations
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s soccer team will return to the pitch on Sunday night at 6 p.m. ET vs. the Murray State Racers an in-state showdown against the Murray State racers. The match will be shown live on the SEC Network +, ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app with Dave Baker (pxp) and Megan Skinner (color) on the call.
Kentucky will honor all military personnel, police officers, and firefighters for their support. Free admission with valid ID. There will be mini American flags given away as well as post-match autographs.
Murray State is currently 1-2-1 overall and has yet to start conference play.
UK is coming off a 2-1 loss to the No. 5 Florida Gators on Thursday night in Lexington. The Gators did not score until deep into the second half and Kentucky took them into double overtime. UF’s, Savannah Jordan scored at 83:56. Kentucky’s Zoe Swift then responded quickly with her goal at 88.26. Then it wasn’t until the second overtime that Florida’s Meggie Daugherty-Howard scored the goal that gave them the victory.
This week’s matchup will be only the second time that the Racers and the Wildcats have faced off in school history. The only other time was in 2001 where the Racers were defeated by the Wildcats 2-1.
Match Day No. 7
Murray State at Kentucky
Bell Soccer Complex, Lexington, Ky.
TV: SEC Network +, ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app
Watch online: http://es.pn/2bBWuFV
Live Stats: UKathletics.com
Tickets: $5 adults, $2 children (6-18) and seniors (65+), FREE (5 and under)
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