The 3-time SAL champion Lexington Legends are opening their home ballpark to the Pioneers.
Kentucky loses Maci Morris and Taylor Murray from last season's 25-win team, but the Wildcats return five seniors and three talented starters, including national freshman of the year Rhyne Howard.
When Kentucky opens the season two weeks from tonight, Wildcat fans will recognize a familiar face from Lincoln County in freshman guard Emma King.
EKU sophomore guard Jomaru Brown has been named to the Preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference team as voted on by the league's coaches.
Kentucky's offensive line has named to the midseason Joe Moore Award honor roll, given to the Most Outstanding Offensive Line Unit in college football.