Women's Tennis
UK Travels for Final Non-Conference Contest of Regular Season

UK Travels for Final Non-Conference Contest of Regular Season

LEXINGTON, Ky. – No. 49 Kentucky women’s tennis (12-9, 4-6 SEC) will take its talents on the road for a mid-week 4 p.m. EST matchup with No. 6 Ohio State (12-5, 5-0 Big Ten) at the Ty Tucker Tennis Center in Columbus.

The Wildcats look to bounce back after a tough weekend at home which resulted in losses to Auburn and Alabama. However, with a winning record on the road, UK has an opportunity for success against the Buckeyes.

Match Facts

  • The Buckeyes have won the last four matches vs. Kentucky
  • The last match between Kentucky and Ohio State took place last season in Lexington where the Buckeyes overcame the Cats, 5-2.
  • All-time, Ohio State trails the series with Kentucky, 10-15.
  • 49-ranked Kentucky is 12-9 this year and dropped two matches at home last weekend, falling to Auburn (5-2) and Alabama (4-1). The squad is 5-3 on the road.
  • In the most recent ITA rankings, senior Florencia Urrutia found herself moving up in the ranks with a new placement of No. 32.
  • The ranked pair of Elizabeth Stevens and Carlota Molina also found themselves trending upwards with their ranking improving to No. 44.

Fans can follow along with live stats as well as watch live by clicking here.

For the latest on UK Women’s Tennis, follow the Wildcats on Twitter and Instagram at @UKWomensTennis.

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