ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Over 8,500 names were submitted, but only one was chosen as the official name of St. Louis’ own lingerie football team.
On Monday, MTV Networks Lingerie Football League announced earlier in June that St. Louis was awarded a 2013 expansion franchise and opened voting to St. Louis fans for the team’s official name.
The name that won the most votes: the St. Louis Saints. The Saints also unveiled the team's logo.
The team will be holding open tryouts on Sunday, June 24 at Vetta Sports Club Soccersome at 12320 Old Tesson Road in St. Louis from 12 p.m.to 3 p.m.
For those wanting to participate in the tryouts, dress attire is athletic wear with cleats. In addition, athletes are asked to bring a photo to leave behind.
Contestants are also asked to arrive at least 45 minutes prior for registration.