Lisa Raymond is playing tennis and now serving in the front office for the Philadelphia Freedoms.
What better way to honor this 4th of July holiday than by taking a look at some of the most patriotic names in sports? We have a couple teams right here in Philly that have made it a priority to use their moniker to pay homage to the country.
The courts are now getting a regular workout from neighbors including Little Flower High School, which formed its first tennis team, much to the delight of King. She owes her career to public tennis courts.
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.