We are still over a week away from the Tucson Roadrunners playing at home in the Old Pueblo for the first time. The Roadrunners will be taking on Stockton and Bakersfield this weekend in California. Here's a press release from the Tucson Roadrunners on the "mascot-naming contest".
TUCSON, AZ - The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today that the team has launched a contest to name the new mascot for the franchise.
Fans will be able to vote on one of eight names over various platforms including the team’s social media and web pages.
The finalists are as follows:
Voting will be live from now until 11:59 pm on Tuesday, October 25. The winning name will be revealed along with the team’s new mascot at an event on Thursday, October 27. Time and date of the event are to be determined.
The Roadrunners inaugural home opener will be presented by Crest Insurance Friday, October 28 against the Stockton Heat at 7:05pm. Tickets are on sale now through the TCC Box Office, all TicketMaster locations and online at TicketMaster.com.