Jenny Taft Biography
Jenny Taft is a famous American sports television personality, who is currently serving at Fox Sports as a moderator and as a lead college football sideline reporter on Fox broadcasts. She joined Fox Sports 1 in the year 2013 and served as a track reporter for a 2013 Supercross event, which was her debut assignment at FS1. Even though her broadcasting career began with the Fox Sports North regional affiliate. After her job, she is also a pit reporter for BattleBots on the Discovery channel.
Jenny Taft Age
Born in the year 1987 in Edina, Minnesota, the United States of America on the 5th of September. Presently, she is at the age of 35 years old as of the year 2022. Every year she celebrates her birthday.
Jenny Taft Height/Weight
Currently, he is standing at a height of 5 feet 9inches tall which is basically equal to 1.75 m tall. Therefore, she is considered a woman of average height according to the measurements. Her current weight is 62 kilograms which might increase depending on her natural way of dieting or life circumstances.
Jenny Taft Family/Early Life
So, having been in Minnesota the united states of America she is definitely an American citizen by birth. She is the daughter of John Taft a former professional ice hockey defenseman. Moreover, a member of the United States men’s national ice hockey team at the 1976 Winter Olympics. Although has not revealed much regarding her early years.
Jenny Taft Education
She attended Edina Hig School in Edina, Minnesota. Afterward her graduation she managed to join Boston University one of the best universities in America. While there she played lacrosse and also majored in Broadcast Journalism. Eventually, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 2010.
Jenny Taft Career (Fox Sports)
Regardless, her broadcasting career began with Fox Sports in 2011. During her time as an FSN Girl, she was also a social media contributor for Minnesota’s Timberwolves, Twins, and Wild sports teams. Likewise, an in-stadium host at Twins and Wild games. Additionally, he attributed her success later in her career in part due to getting on-camera repetitions at FSN. Eventually, she joined Fox Sports 1 in the year 2013 and served as a track reporter for a 2013 Supercross event.
Even though her broadcasting career began with the Fox Sports North regional affiliate. Apart from that, she is also a pit reporter for BattleBots on the Discovery channel. Apparently, she got her start in college football reporting in 2014. In 2017, she was elevated to lead college football sideline reporter, alongside play-by-play commentator Gus Johnson and analyst Joel Klatt.
Later on, she served as a fill-in host and moderator on various FS1 programs. In 2022, she signed an extension at Fox Sports but left Skip and Shannon which is Undisputed after going on maternity leave in February. Furthermore, she also got into a verbal dispute on air with Skip Bayless. This was after Bayless made critical comments about Dallas Cowboys’ coach Mike McCarthy based on his body weight and appearance.
Jenny Taft’s Net worth
According to the year 2022, she is currently, worth $2.5 million which is quite satisfying based on her career. This certain amount includes all her assets and it has been generating each year.
Unfortunately, in the year 2022, her exact salary is not yet determined. However, she is estimated to be receiving around $33,000 to $80,000 in every single show she is in. However, she has numerous ways of earning her income.
Presently, she is a happily married woman to her husband Matt Gilroy who is a former NHL defenseman. They have not shared much concerning their family. But in the year 2021, she revealed that she is pregnant. The couple got together in the year 2015.
How old is Jenny Taft?
Presently, she is at the age of 35 years old as of the year 2022. She was born in the year 1987 in Edina, Minnesota, in the United States of America on the 5th of September.
Is Jenny Taft married?
Today, she is a happily married woman to her husband Matt Gilroy who is a former NHL defenseman.