Senior Day Set for Noon on Saturday at John Cropp Stadium

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 12 Kentucky softball team will hold its annual Senior Day at 11:45 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 7 inside John Cropp Stadium as the Wildcats play host to the Mississippi State Bulldogs in the regular season series finale at Noon ET.

Fans planning on attending the game should note that the start time has been changed from 3 p.m. ET to Noon ET to accommodate the SEC Network+ broadcast. Senior Day festivities will begin on the field at 11:45 a.m. ET with an individual recognition of all six seniors followed by a ceremonial first pitch and a special senior tribute video before the start of the game.

The six seniors that will be honored are Sylver Samuel, Maisie Steed, Christian Stokes, Kelsey Nunley, Ansley Smith and Nikki Sagermann. There will be post-game autographs following the game Saturday with all UK players.

Senior Weekend Schedule

Friday, May 6 – Mississippi State at Kentucky – 6 p.m. ET

Saturday, May 7 – Mississippi State at Kentucky – Noon ET (SEC Network+, WatchESPN, ESPN3)

Sunday, May 8 – Mississippi State at Kentucky – 1 p.m. ET (SEC Network+ will have the game in its entirety. The SEC Network will be doing its “Bases Loaded” coverage beginning at 1 p.m. ET, going in and out of all six SEC games throughout the coverage window).

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