Heidi Watney Biography
Heidi Watney is an American sportscaster as well as host and reporter. She is the current host as well as a reporter for the MLB Network. Moreover, she also worked at Time Warner Cable Sports Net and New England Sports Network. She is a married woman and happily lives with her husband.
Heidi Watney Early life and education
Heidi Watney was born on May 19, 1981, in California, United States. She is the only child of Mike Watney and Paula Watney. Her father was a US Army and her mother a reporter. In her childhood, she moved to Vietnam along with her parents and lived there for two years.
Instagram: Heidi with her parents and siblings;
However, her parents got divorced when she was very young. Well, she was raised by her mother. She attended the Clovis West High School for her early education. Well, she completed her graduation from the University of San Diego in 2003.
Heidi Watney Career
Since her childhood, she was interested in the field of hosting. During her school days, she used to host different programs conducted by the school. Besides this, she was also interested in the extracurricular activities. She participated in the hurdles, diving, gymnastics, and cheerleading. However, in 2002 she also became the first runner-up of the Miss California pageant.
In 2008, Watney started her career from Boston Red Sox where she worked as a field reporter. Moreover, she also served as a host of “The Red Sox Report” and “The Ultimate Red Sox Show” on NESN. Prior to it, she also served as a sports talk radio host in the ESPN Radio 1430 KFIG. Besides this, she also worked for the ESPN Radio 1430 KFIG as a sports anchor.
— Heidi Watney (@HeidiWatney) August 23, 2017
Later in November 2011, the Time Warner Cable SportsNet hired her as a sideline reporter. After working there for a year, she left the network in September 2012. Then she joined the MLB Network where she worked as a host. Since 2013 she hosted the show called Quick Pitch. Besides this, she has also appeared on the music video of Dropkick Murphys entitled “Going Out in Style”.
Heidi Watney Personal life
Beautiful lady with a great personality, Heidi has been linked with many sports men. In 2008, she dated a baseball player Jake Peavy. But within a year, at the end of 2008, they got separated. After that, in 2009 there was a rumor regarding her relationship with Nick Green. But both of them didn’t mention it officially, so the matter was closed. Well, she is currently enjoying her happily married life. She tied her knot with Mike Wickham in 2014.
Instagram: Heidi with her husband Mike;
Till now they do not have any children. She must be focused on her career. Hope they soon welcome their new family member and lives a happy life ahead. Watney belongs to an American nationality and her ethnicity is white.
Heidi Watney Net worth
Gorgeous and multi-talented sportscaster Heidi Watney deserves to have a good net worth. Well, her current estimated net worth is $3 million. Moreover, she is also active on social sites like Instagram with 44.5k followers, Twitter with 142k followers and Facebook with 6,477 followers.