Catch the Philadelphia Freedoms This Week
The city's World TeamTennis squad plays six matches at home this week.
The Freedoms play on July 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, and 29. The July 23 match has a “Back From the Beach” theme and includes a fidget spinner giveaway for kids. Other giveaways and themes are happening during other matches, too, including a celebration of the birthday of Nettie, the team’s mascot.
On July 24, the team will face off against five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams and her Washington Kastles team. The match will include a fashion show at halftime to display Williams’ clothing line, EleVen by Venus.
On July 25, U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick will join the Freedoms on the court against the New York Empire. The team’s roster also includes former Wimbledon doubles champion Sloane Stephens.
The Freedoms play at the Hagan Arena at St. Joseph’s University, located at 2450 N. 54th St., Philadelphia.
Photograph courtesy of the Philadelphia Freedoms’ Facebook page.