The West Virginia Roughriders have partnered with WTRF-TV for the 2019 season, the team announced on Tuesday, March 5th, 2019.
It's official, The West Virginia Roughriders will join forces with the Nextstar Media Group giant and CBS, Network TV, and ABC- affiliated television station, WTRF-TV, for the 2019 Season at the WesBanco Arena in Wheeling, West Virginia. This would mark the third year in a row that the Roughriders will be working with an ABC affiliate to help advertise and support their upcoming season through the stations incredibly strong web presence as well as TV coverage of various events and game highlights and well placed commercials, including a very special Roughriders Super Bowl commercial following the end of this years game.
West Virginia Roughriders Director of Operations & Marketing, Jesse Heninger, is incredibly pleased to have the support of WTRF- TV as he believes it continues the trend of the larger entities and trusted organizations and corporations jumping on board with the Roughriders in this first season in Wheeling, West Virginia. "Our team and entire organization automatically gains strength with our partnership with WTRF-TV and the incredible people they have working for them", Heninger said, "Our goal with this partnership is not only to help continue to build in our first year here in The Valley, but to push forward into new and farther reaching places, where we can truly represent the entire state as well as eastern Ohio and southeastern Pennsylvania."