The No. 8 University of Kentucky men’s tennis team returns to action on Friday and Saturday at the Hilary J. Boone Varsity Tennis Center, hosting the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Annual Kick-Off Weekend. The Wildcats (4-0, 0-0 SEC) will be looking to make the ITA National Team Indoor Championships for the fifth-straight year by capturing the Lexington Regional crown. Under the direction of second year head coach Cedric Kauffmann, the Wildcats are 2-0 against No. 29 Notre Dame, No. 39 Minnesota, and No. 43 BYU, which are the three teams that will comprise the Lexington Regional.
The matches will be on Friday at 1 p.m. ET and Saturday at 1 p.m ET and 5 p.m. ET with the winner of the championship match advancing to the National Team Indoors on Houston on Feb. 15-18, which will be hosted by Texas A&M University.