Volleyball to Host Open Practice

LEXINGTON, Ky. –  The Kentucky volleyball team will host an open practice for fans from 10 a.m. - Noon on Tuesday, Aug. 18. Additionally, one of the state’s most popular radio shows, Kentucky Sports Radio with Matt Jones and Ryan Lemond, will broadcast live from Memorial Coliseum during Tuesday’s practice. 

Fans wishing to attend the radio show and practice should park in Parking Structure 5 near Kennedy’s Bookstore. Doors to the Coliseum will be open at the UK Ticket Office and main door entrance. 

Tickets will be on sale throughout the morning to fans wishing to purchase either season tickets, single-match tickets or ticket to the NCAA regional. The season-long marketing promotion will also be announced live on the show – so be sure to tune in and find out what you can win by simply cheering on the Wildcats this season. Posters and other promotional items will be available in Memorial Coliseum that day. 

Single-match and season tickets for the 2015 campaign are on sale now. Season tickets begin at $35, and single-game ticket information can be found here, or by calling the UK Ticket Office at 800-928-CATS.

Tickets for the 2015 NCAA Lexington Regional are also on sale. Fans may purchase the tickets online or via phone or in person from the UK Ticket Office. Reserved All-Session general admission tickets of all ages are $14. Adult tickets (ages 19+) are priced at $12, while seniors (ages 65+) and youth (ages 3-18) are $8. A special group rate for 10 or more people are $10 for adults and $6 for youth/senior. Single-session tickets will go on sale at a later date.

Kentucky’s Memorial Coliseum will play host to the NCAA Regionals Dec. 11-12. UK is one of four sites selected for the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight matchups with one team advancing to the Final Four in Omaha, Neb., from the Lexington Region. This marks the third time in five seasons Memorial Coliseum will host this premier volleyball event.

For the latest on the Kentucky volleyball team, follow them on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, and on the web at UKathletics.com