In just over one month, the West Virginia RoughRiders football team will make their official debut at WesBanco Arena. In the meantime, West Virginia RoughRiders main office made to the move to Wheeling Tuesday.
Their new main office is located on 940 Market Street. The office remains empty as team officials wait for furniture, but the public’s response to the arrival of the team has been nothing short of satisfying.
“People in the Wheeling area [are] really jumping on board,” said Scott Beckley, the RoughRiders Game Operations Manager. “That’s what we want. We want people to be excited and we are going to make a great thing here in Wheeling.”
Season tickets are currently available and single-game tickets will go on sale Friday, Feb. 22.
The RoughRiders will play their first game at WesBanco Arena on Saturday, March 23 against the Pittsburgh Defenders.