No. 20 UK Women's Tennis Hosts No. 13 Vanderbilt Sunday at 9 a.m. ET
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The No. 20 Kentucky women’s tennis concludes its five-match homestand vs. No. 13 Vanderbilt Sunday, at 9 a.m. ET.
Kentucky (11-4, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) looks to extend its winning streak to five consecutive matches and extend its perfect start to the SEC season. UK owns a 9-0 record at home in 2015 after wins over Ole Miss and Mississippi State to open the league slate last weekend.
Kentucky enters Sunday’s match ranked No. 20 in the latest ITA team rankings. In the individual rankings, junior Nadia Ravita is 60th. In doubles, Ravita and sophomore Aldila Sutjiadi are 28th.
Vanderbilt is ranked No. 13 nationally as a team and nine total times in the singles and doubles rankings. In singles, Sydney Campbell is No. 11, Marie Casares is No. 63, Astra Sharma is 98th, Courtney Colton is 103rd and Frances Altick just makes the rankings at No. 123. Vandy’s doubles pairs in the top 60 are highlighted by Colton and Campbell at No. 19 and Ashleigh Antal and Sharma at No. 33.
The top-25 matchup, originally set for Friday, will be the opening match of a three-match slate Sunday at UK’s Hilary J. Boone Tennis Center.
Following the UK women’s match vs. Vanderbilt, the Kentucky men play Tennessee at 1 p.m. before hosting Murray State at 6 p.m.
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