WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | Sports

Cal's Dominican team to play exhibitions

    The Dominican Republic National Team, coached by John Calipari, will play two exhibition games at Northern Kentucky University next week.

The University of Kentucky women's soccer team defeated Vanderbilt 6-1 Friday at the UK Soccer Complex in Lexington, Ky., to advance to next week's SEC Tournament in Orange Beach, Ala. Photo by Chet White

Ignition APG, an athletic sports performance group based in Mason, Ohio, and its sponsored Team Ignition will host the Dominican Republic National Team, led by University of Kentucky coach John Calipari, in a two game exhibition series at The Bank of Kentucky Center on the campus of Northern Kentucky University.

The games are scheduled for June 12 and June 13 at 8pm

Team Ignition is comprised of NBA D-League players and is coached by current NBA draft consultant Mark Morefield of the New Orleans Hornets.

The Dominican Republic National Team is gearing up for a matchup with Team USA this summer before playing in the 2012 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

Tickets are general admission seating and all tickets are available at the ticket office of Northern Kentucky University or www.ticketmaster.com. A portion of proceeds will go to benefit the Calipari Foundation. $12 for single game seats $20 for both games

You can also join Coach Cal’s mobile network. Text: CAL to: 78601 to enter to win basketball and shoes signed by Coach Cal.


2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 157658545 - wkyt.com/a?a=157658545
Gray Television, Inc.