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Lady Tigers Draws Kentucky in SEC Tournament
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Published: April 14, 2013, 10:09 PM (CT)
by Caroline Downer, Student Assistant SID

BATON ROUGE, La. – The LSU women's tennis team will take on Kentucky in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Wednesday, April 17 in Starkville, Miss., at 2 p.m. CT. 
 
LSU earned the No. 14 seed and marked an overall 8-15 record with a 1-12 in conference during regular season play. No. 47 Kentucky is the 11th-seeded team after finishing 13-11 overall and 4-9 in the SEC.
 
The winner of Wednesday’s match will face sixth-seeded Vanderbilt, the No. 18 team in the nation, in the second round on Thursday.
 
The Lady Tigers faced a close 4-3 loss to Kentucky on March 3 at home. With a tied 3-3 score, the Wildcats notched the final point of the day in the third set of competition on court five.
 
LSU holds a 17-18 overall record against the Wildcats.
 
For the latest information on the women's tennis team, follow the Lady Tigers on Twitter @lsuwten and @LSUJuliaSell and on www.Facebook.com/lsuwten.
 
2013 SEC Tournament
April 17-21
Starkville, Miss.
 
Wednesday, April 17
10 a.m. #12 Mississippi St. vs. #13 Missouri
2 p.m. #11 Kentucky vs. #14 LSU
 
Thursday, April 18
8 a.m. #8 South Carolina vs. #9 Ole Miss
11 a.m. #5 Tennessee vs. Winner match 1
2 p.m. #10 Arkansas vs. #7 Auburn
5 p.m. #6 Vanderbilt vs. Winner match 2
 
Friday, April 19
8 a.m. #1 Georgia vs. Winner match 3
11 a.m. #4 Alabama vs. Winner match 4
2 p.m. #2 Texas A&M vs. Winner match 5
5 p.m. #3 Florida vs. Winner match 6
 
Saturday, April 20
10 a.m. Winner match 7 vs. Winner match 8
2 p.m. Winner match 9 vs. Winner match 10
 
Sunday, April 21
1 p.m. Championship Match

 

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