Wildcats defeat Cardinals in Preseason Exhibition
Dec. 3, 2010
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky gymnastics team used solid performances on all four events, including a meet-high score on vault to defeat Ball State in a preseason exhibition Friday night in Muncie, Ind.
UK continued strong scores on beam with junior Storey Morris and senior Andrea Mitchell leading the Wildcats by finishing tied for first and tied for third respectively. Mitchell and Reshard led Kentucky's charge on floor, finishing second and third respectively.
The Wildcats kick off regular-season competition with Excite Night against Illinois and Northern Illinois, Saturday, Jan. 8 at 6:30 p.m. EST at Memorial Coliseum. This year's event, which is being called "Excite Night...and all that jazz!", will feature Cabaret-themed performances from the hit musical Chicago and is sure to entertain fans of all ages. Numerous UK prizes will be given away throughout the evening and the entire team will sign autographs following the meet.
Season tickets are available for only $15 for five exciting home meets. Season and single meet tickets can be purchased by calling the UK ticket office at 1-800-928-CATS. Tickets are also sold at the Joe Craft Center Ticket Office on the night of the event. Group tickets (20 or more people) are available by calling the ticket office in advance of the event.