Tennis Cats Prepare to Battle Razorbacks
The University of Kentucky womens tennis team will play host to 22nd-ranked Arkansas on Saturday, March 10, in its bid to upset the Razorbacks in a pivotal Southeastern Conference matchup.
The Wildcats (7-4, 2-3 SEC) have remained undefeated in the friendly confines of the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex this season, winning six in a row despite tough competition. UK has kept an unblemished home record with clutch wins over Michigan, Purdue, Alabama and Indiana.
Along with their high team ranking, the Razorbacks (5-4, 1-4 SEC) bring to Lexington two-time All-American Chin Bee Khoo, the nations 33rd-ranked player. In their last meeting, the Cats upset the Hogs in Fayetteville, Ark., by a narrow 5-4 count.
The match is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m. at the Boone Tennis Center on the UK campus. Admission is free.