No. 20 UK Women's Tennis Hosts Arkansas, Missouri
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The No. 20 Kentucky women’s tennis is back in action with two home matches this weekend. The Wildcats host No. 38 Arkansas Friday at 6 p.m. ET and Missouri Sunday at 10 a.m. to mark the halfway point of SEC competition.
Kentucky (12-6, 3-2 SEC) looks to improve on its 9-1 home record, which included a 9-0 mark to open the season. Arkansas comes to Lexington with a 12-7 record and a 2-3 mark in SEC play, while Mizzou is 8-9 and 0-5 in league action.
Kentucky enters Sunday’s match ranked No. 20 in the latest ITA team rankings. In the individual rankings, junior Nadia Ravita is 85th and freshman Mami Adachi is No. 111. In doubles, Ravita and sophomore Aldila Sutjiadi are 28th.
Along with a No. 38 national ranking as a team, Arkansas’ Yuliya Lysa is ranked No. 117 in singles.
Following the series vs. Arkansas and Missouri, Kentucky returns to the road for a two-match stint in Alabama next weekend, at Alabama and Auburn. UK returns home for a matchup vs. Florida on April 3 and a senior match contest vs. South Florida on April 5.
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