Gymnastics Announces Changes, Additions to 2012 Schedule

Nov. 11, 2011

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky women’s gymnastics team has announced several changes and additions to its 2012 competition schedule, including moving its annual Blue/White Scrimmage to Saturday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. ET inside Memorial Coliseum, head coach Tim Garrison announced Friday.

The Blue/White Scrimmage, which was originally scheduled for Dec. 2 at 7 p.m., will feature an intra-squad scrimmage and serve as the final tune-up for the Wildcats before its 2012 season opener. Admission to the scrimmage is free.

In addition, Kentucky had added Ball State as an opponent for its home finale on Sunday, March 11, making it a tri-meet with George Washington. The meet will serve as UK’s senior day meet and will begin at 2 p.m. ET.

Kentucky begins its season with the Excite Night at the Kentucky Classic event on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 at Memorial Coliseum. The four-team event will serve as the official beginning of the Tim Garrison Era and feature 2011 NCAA National Finalist Oklahoma, Wisconsin-Oshkosh and Bowling Green State. A pre-event show will begin at approximately 5:30 p.m. ET, while meet introductions are set to begin at 6 p.m. ET.

To purchase tickets to Excite Night at the Kentucky Classic or season tickets, visit the UK Ticket Office at the Joe Craft Center of call 1-800-928-2287.

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