SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- World Team Tennis returns to Springfield this summer with seven home matches to be played by the Springfield Lasers professional tennis team. The Lasers' roster will be finalized next week. Rising tennis player Melanie Oudin will be in Springfield on July 16 with the Philadelphia Freedoms.
Tickets for the Melanie Oudin home match are now ONLY available by buying 2011 Lasers season tickets. Individual tickets for all home matches will be available Monday, May 23. Season tickets are $65 for grandstand and $135 for chairback, and can be purchased online.
In 2010, the Lasers were WTT Western Conference Champions with a 10-4 record. In 2009, the team had a perfect 8-0 record at home (ties WTT record), were the WTT Western Conference Champions and WTT Championship Finalists.
All Lasers home matches are played at the 2,500-seat outdoor Mediacom Tennis Stadium at Cooper Tennis Complex, 2331 E. Pythian St. In the event of inclement weather, matches are moved indoors.