Facts of Jenny Taft
|Full Name:||Jenny Taft|
|Birth Date:||September 5, 1987|
|Profession:||Journalist and anchor|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Education||Edina High School, Boston University|
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Jenny Taft is a former collegiate athlete as well as a former US National Soccer player, host, anchor, and actress. She was also associated with the U.S Women’s National Team (USWNT) at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. As of now, she is working for FOX Sports 1. Also, she is a field reporter for the network’s coverage of college football.
Jenny Taft entered this earth on September 5, 1987, in Minnesota, the USA. As of 2019, her age is 32 years old under the zodiac sign of Virgo. She was born to parents John Taft, (father) and Mary Taft (mother). Her father was a professional hockey player and a captain of the US Hockey Team in 1976). She holds an American Nationality and belongs to a White ethnical background.
She grew up along with her brother named Charlie Taft as her siblings. Her brother is also a senior member of the hockey team at Colorado College in Colorado Spring. Regarding her education, she completed her diploma from Edina High School in 2006.
While she was in her high school, she was captain of the Edina High School hockey team. After high school, she graduated from Boston University in broadcast journalism since 2010.
At her high school, Jenny Taft was excellent at hockey, lacrosse, and tennis. Likewise, she even won the NSLA player of the year for her performance in Lacrosse. She was produced to the 2005 MSHSL/NSLA AII-Star Team and 2006 MSHSL AII-State Team.
She played six matches with her high school soccer team. At that time, she scored one goal and assisted for one goal. In the year 2008, he played 11 games for the Terriers as a sophomore. There she scored three goals and two assists. The next year, she played nine games for the Terriers as a junior. There she scored four goals and did one assist.
After her graduation, Jenny joined the Public Relations in IDPR in New York City. There she worked for a while and later she went to her hometown to begin her career as a FOX Sports Girl for the FOX Channel. There she covered various sports events.
However, she left the FOX News Channel. After that, she started working for its sister network FOX Sport 1 in a variety of roles. Besides, she even worked as a sideline reporter for the network’s coverage of college football as well as a field reporter for sometimes.
During her career as a reporter and anchor
She even worked on the studio program AMERICA’S PREGAME. There she worked as a fill-in host. Also, she has worked for FOX Sports 1 as an anchor. At that time, she covered the U.S. Women’s National Team during The Confederation of North, Central American, Caribbean Association Football and Women’s Championship. It was the biggest accomplishment.
In the year 2018, she was cast in more prominent roles as several FS1 programs and a fill-in host as well as a moderator. At that time, It was announced that Taft would be getting Joy Taylor as the judge of Skip and Shannon: Undisputed. It is hosted by Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe.
In September 2018, she worked in a weekly college football show titled ‘CFB: Inside Slant’. It’s one of her biggest career highlights. Besides, she was also cast in several episodes of ‘Battlebots’, the action game show, as the pit reporter for Discovery.
Her Boyfriend turns Husband
Yes, Jenny Taft is a married woman. She wed to her longtime boyfriend, turns husband Matt Gilroy. After dating several months, the couple tied the knot in June 2016 in Santa Barbara, California. At that time, they where exchanged their vows in front of their close friends and relatives.
On her social media on June 6, 2016, her friend congratulated her by posting their marriage photo. This cute couple is living their life happily even though they are rarely seen together as of their hefty work schedule. The couple has been married for over two years and still keeping their relationship life behind the media radar. They have not shared any children until now.
American Television Personality Jenny Net Worth
The gorgeous and beautiful journalist Jenny Taft has an estimated net worth of around $2 million as of 2019. She has collected her incomes through her career as a host and journalist for different stations. Besides, she also earned from her association with Fox News.
Some online sources disclosed an average annual salary of a Fox News reporter is $45,676-$85,914 which ranges from $41,658 to $108,310 a year.
On the other hand, her husband Matt Gilroy is an American professional ice hockey defenseman who has a net worth of $2 million as of 2019.