Jenny Taft is among a few women who has a broad knowledge of several sports. Jenny Taft has made her identity as a former collegiate athlete, former US National Soccer player, and a host and an anchor. She associated with U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) during the FIFA Women’s World Cup. During the time she provided in-depth reports and analysis of the squad since the world cup qualifying.
She has also gained attention for her bold personality and charming face. Currently, she works for FOX Sport 1 where she has been assigned in a variety of different roles. She can be seen as a sideline reporter for the network’s coverage of college football, as a field reporter for several events and a Monster Energy Supercross pit reporter.
Besides these, she has also been serving on the studio program AMERICA’S PREGAME as a fill host and on FOX Sports 1 update desk as an anchor.
BACKGROUND & CAREER
Moving back to her early life, Jenny Taft was born in Edina Minn as a daughter to John and Mary Taft. Her father John was the winner of two NCAA titles as a member of the men’s ice hockey team. Having support from her parents she started to get involved in the sports from here school days.
She completed her school education from Edina High School. During school, she was captain of Edina High School hockey team. Her younger brother Charlie is a member of the Hockey team at Colorado college.
Jenny Taft was a good player of Hockey, Lacrosse, and tennis during her high school. For her performance in lacrosse, she won 2005 NSLA player of the year. She was also induced to 2006 MSHSL AII-State Team and 2005 MSHSL/NSLA AII-Star Team. As a freshman, she appeared in six contests scored one goal and one assist for two points. At the same time, she controlled two draws, one against Harvard and another against Vermont in 2007.
In 2008, she played 11 games for the Terriers as a Sophomore, scoring three goals and two assists. In 2009, she played nine games for the Terriers as a Junior and scored four goals with one assist.
After completing her university education with a journalism degree from Boston University in 2010, Jenny Taft started work in firm IDPR in New York City for the Public relations. She moved back to her hometown and started to work as a FOX Sports Girl for the FOX channel.
During her tenure in FOX, she covered various sports events, participated in community relations, appeared in on-air promos and produced digital content. In 2014, she began to appear as a sideline reporter for college football as part of FOX Sports 1’cs Pac-12 game coverage.
Digging her personal life, Jenny Taft has been married to her long-term boyfriend Matt Gilroy. Besides her marital status, she has kept her personal life hidden from media. With her blond hair and attractive eyes, she might have been followed by many men but she has not been linked up with any man beside her husband till date. She has a height of 5’8’’ and she remains active in all social networking sites.
Last modified: February 15, 2017
Published on: March 27, 2016
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