Ryan Wronkowicz began at Valparaiso University in August of 2000 as the Assistant Sports Information Director. He was promoted to the Assistant Director of Athletics/Media Relations in 2005 and oversees a department that is responsible for publicity for 18 varsity sports.
A member of CoSIDA, Wronkowicz is directly responsible for women’s basketball, football, baseball, women’s soccer, swimming and diving, and men’s and women’s tennis at Valpo. He also works with the Hall of Fame committee and is involved with publications, historical research, and record-keeping for the Crusaders’ athletic department. Wronkowicz’s 2006-2007 women’s basketball media guide was named Media Guide of the Year in the Mid-Continent Conference.
Wronkowicz arrived at Valparaiso after working as an intern for the Southern California Golf Association in North Hollywood, Calif. from 1999-2000. With the SCGA he assisted with publication of Fore magazine, helped conduct regional golf tournaments, and assisted the handicap department while also serving on some course rating assignments.
A 1999 graduate of Bowling Green State University with a degree in sport management, Wronkowicz earned his Master’s degree in sports administration from Valparaiso in 2005.
The ValpoLife.com Editors are extremely impressed with the volume of great journalistic reporting along with all the statistics that Ryan reports in an incredibly short time after every game and across so many sports. Great job, Ryan!