Walt RuffManager of Media Relations
Phone: (520) 777 - 6599
Walt joined the Roadrunners in August 2017 from Virginia Beach, Virginia, and serves as the team’s Manager of Media Relations. In addition, he co-hosts the Roadrunners Insider Podcast every week on the iHeart Radio app and appears on all Tucson Roadrunners radio broadcasts: contributing on pregame, intermission and postgame shows. He attended Temple University, where he received his degree in Media Studies and Production and was a 2015 NATAS Emmy Award Winner. He previously served as the Media Manager for the Norfolk Admirals (ECHL) in 2016-17, and the Communications Manager for the Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL) in 2015-16. He currently resides in Northwest Tucson.
Favorite Thing About Tucson: Mark Iralson
Favorite Sports Team: The Rio Grande Killer Bees
Hobbies: Drinking pina coladas and getting caught in the rain
Biggest Pet Peeve: Being micromanaged
Childhood Hero: Matt Phillipes