The Kentucky-Mississippi State softball game on Saturday has been moved up to a 2 p.m. ET first pitch it was announced Friday morning. The game was originally scheduled for a 4 p.m. ET start before a scheduling conflict on campus moved the game to an earlier start.
After opening up its home schedule with three wins last weekend at John Cropp Stadium, the No. 8/10 University of Kentucky softball team is set to start conference play this weekend as it travels to Starkville, Miss., to square off against the Mississippi State Bulldogs in a three-game set beginning Friday at 7 p.m. ET.
University of Kentucky senior outfielder Emily Gaines had been waiting nearly four years for this moment. She made the most of it. With the tying run in scoring position and UK down to its final two outs, Gaines belted her first career home run - a two-run, walk-off winner to leftfield - propelling No. 8 Kentucky to a thrilling 2-1 win...
University of Kentucky senior outfielder Emily Jolly launched a two-run home run in the second inning, while senior pitcher/infielder Lauren Cumbess hammered a solo homer in the third inning, propelling No. 8 Kentucky to a 9-7 victory over Butler in its home opener on Friday at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Ky.
After an impressive run through a 15-game road trip to start the season, the No. 8 University of Kentucky softball team is set to begin its 2014 home slate on Friday against Butler at 3 p.m. ET at John Cropp Stadium as part of a three-day tournament featuring UK, Butler, EKU and Pittsburgh.