The Freedoms opened their home court season with an overtime loss to 2003 U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick and his Springfield Lasers.
It’s part of a push by Down the Line and Beyond to get more city kids interested in tennis.
Tickets for Philadelphia Freedoms matches go on sale on Monday, and Grand Slam champions are in the lineup.
I got to talk to Venus and was amazed by how down to Earth she was.
I recently had lunch with tennis legend Billie Jean King for my “Lunch with Lesley” series on CBS 3 .
Calling all ball kids! The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Freedoms World TeamTennis (WTT) are getting into the swing by hosting Philadelphia tryouts for ball kids on Wednesday, June 8 at 4 p.m. at the Parkside Evans Playground.
The top American tennis player in the world and the number nine overall was in the Delaware Valley on Thursday night — making his home debut with the Philadelphia Freedoms.