Jenny Taft Biography
Jenny Taft is an American sports reporter and host, currently serving for Fox Sports 1. Besides, she is known as a wife of an American professional ice hockey defenseman, Matt Gilroy. Also, among a few women who have a broad knowledge of several sports, she is a former collegiate athlete and US National Soccer player.
As of 2019, her net worth is estimated $2 million. To know more in detail regarding her personal life, career and facts scroll down.
Jenny Taft Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
The significant source of Taft’s income is sports journalism career. Currently, she serves as a reporter as well as host at the Fox Sports 1. According to the source, she is assumed to get paid over $100,000 per annum as her salary.
Allocating information from several sources as of 2019 it is found out that Jenny Taft current estimated net worth is around $2 million dollars.
Jenny Taft Married, Husband, Children, Affairs
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. Though she active surfs social sites such as Instagram and Twitter, she mostly posts her professional picture rather than lovey-dobby post.
Moreover, there are no records of her past affairs or boyfriend.
Jenny Taft Career
Since her high school days, Taft is good hockey, soccer, and tennis player. Further, she was 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.
Jenny Taft won 2005 NSLA player of the year for her performance in lacrosse. She was also inducted 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.
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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.
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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.
Taft has also gained attention for her bold personality and charming face. Currently, she works for FOX Sport 1 where she has been assigned to 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.
Jenny Taft Wiki, Early Life & Education
Jenny Taft was born in Minnesota, the USA 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 her 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. She attended Boston University majoring in Journalism in 2010.
Jenny Taft Facts
- Her age is not listed anywhere.
- She stands 5’8’’ in her height.
- She was inducted to 2006 MSHSL AII-State Team and 2005 MSHSL/NSLA AII-Star Team.