The New York Buzz of World Team Tennis announced today it is moving to the Washington Avenue Armory after more than a decade of playing in Central Park in Schenectady.
Officials say the arena will be air conditioned and will have secure parking for tennis fans.
“This will help to accommodate the Buzz’s growing fan base, give the team much more visibility and awareness, and help increase the level of hospitality the Buzz wish to provide. This move will enhance the experience that people have been accustomed to for the past 13 years and we promise that fans will still be able to watch amazing tennis in an intimate, fun setting,” accoding to a press release.
Albany Mayor Jerry Jennings and Jim Coyne, executive director of the armory, made the annoucement and said the move will further enhance the city and attract more people to downtown.
The team’s 14th season includes seven home matches that will be played between July 3 and 25.