By: Times Staff Report
August 14, 2013
LEXINGTON - Kentucky’s Memorial Coliseum will once again play host to the NCAA Volleyball Regionals Dec. 13-14. UK is one of four sites for the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight matchups with one team advancing to the Final Four in Seattle, Wash., from the Lexington Regional. Ticket presales for season ticket and Olympic Sport Pass holders began Monday. The public sale for tickets begins Saturday.
All-session ticket prices include reserved seating (all ages) for $14. Adult general admission (ages 13+) tickets are $12. Senior and youth general admission all-session tickets are priced at $8. Children two and under will be admitted free of charge in the general admission areas. Tickets will be available online at ukathletics.com/tickets.
Reserved seating will be located in sections A through J (lower level chair backs), as well as all chair back seats in the first four rows of Memorial Coliseum. All other seating areas (upper level chair backs and bleachers) will be general admission.
Groups of 20 or more may contact the UK Ticket Office (800.928.2287) for special general admission group rates.
Single session tickets will go on sale the week of Dec. 9, if available.
All-session tickets may be purchased online, in person at the Joe Craft Center Ticket Office, or by calling the UK Ticket Office.
UK must qualify and advance to participate in the Lexington Regional. Tickets may not be refunded, exchanged or returned.
Billings honored: Returning All-America selection Whitney Billings was tabbed to the preseason All-Southeastern Conference team it was announced by the league office Friday morning.
Billings is one of nine players selected to the preseason squad as voted on by the league’s 13 coaches.
The Helena, Ala., native is UK’s top returning offensive threat after logging a team-high 365 kills in her All-America campaign as a junior. For her career she has tallied 987 career kills and is looking to become the 15th player in school history to reach the century mark.