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Kate Fagan

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Date of Birth: 1981 , November-15
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Kate Fagan
Birth Name Kathleen Elizabeth Fagan
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Warwick, Rhode Island, USA
Ethnicity White
Profession Sports Reporter
Working For ESPN
Net Worth $1.4 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Black
Famous for ESPN Sports Reporting
Married Yes
Married to Peter Minter
Children 2
Education University of Sydney
Awards N/A
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
TV Show Around the Horn and First Take
Books The long moment, First Light

Quick Timeline of Kate Fagan

1981 Born in Warwick, Rhode Island, United States
2003 Made a Big 12 Conference record
2004 Graduated from University of Colorado
2003 Did an intern for the ConanO'Brien Show
2014 Authored a book, The Reappearing Act
2016 Made 19 wins in ESPN's Around the Horn

Detail Timeline of Kate Fagan

November 15 , 1981

Born in Warwick, Rhode Island, United States

Zealous and industrious, Kate Fagan was born in the early 1980s in Warwick, Rhode Island, United States of America. Her mother is a former sales representative for McGraw-Hill and her father is a retired professional basketball player.

2003

Made a Big 12 Conference record

Though she suffered a huge blow in her basketball career as a freshman, she had an outstanding career the following year as she rebounded to be among the team's best shooters and scorers. In the 2002-03 seasons, she made a Big 12 Conference record by making 44 consecutive free throws.

2004

Graduated from University of Colorado

Kate was raised in Schenectady, New York where she got enrolled at Niskayuna High School. After her high school, she joined University of Colorado with a major in Communication. She finally earned her Bachelor of Science degree from there in 2004.

2003

Did an intern for the ConanO'Brien Show

While she was still attending University of Colorado, she did an intern for the ConanO'Brien Show in 2003. She began her professional career from Glen Falls Post-Star. There she worked as a writer and then she joined The Ellensburg Daily Record where she worked as a sports editor.

2014

Authored a book, The Reappearing Act

She is also a talented writer and is known for being an author of the book titled The Reappearing Act: Coming Out as Gay on a College Basketball Team Led by Born-Again Christians. This book was published by Skyhorse Publishing in 2014. 

May 26 , 2016

Made 19 wins in ESPN's Around the Horn

An iconic sports journalist, Kate Fagan is famous for being a sports reporter and commentator employed by ESPN. She has also starred in Around the Horn and First Take several times in her life and she has won this show 19 times as of 26th of May 2016. 

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An iconic sports journalist, Kate Fagan is famous for being a sports reporter and commentator employed by ESPN. She is also known for being the former Philadelphia Inquirer's beat writer for NBA's Philadelphia 76ers.

Early Life, Education

The zealous and industrious, Kate Fagan was born on 15 November 1981 in Warwick, Rhode Island, United States of America.

Her mother is a former sales representative for McGraw-Hill and her father is a retired professional basketball player.

Relationship With Peter Minter

It’s quite amazing as well as confusing to know that she was still a single lady for the past few years. Because of her boy looks, Kate was even once surrounded by gay rumors, however, the rumor later drowned when it was revealed that Kate is happily married to her beloved husband Peter Minter. The pair has two children. But there is no authentic proof that they ever got married. 

However, as of 2019, he seems to have dissolved her relationship with Peter and has moved on in his relationship. 

Married to Kathryn Budig

As of 2019, Kate got into a same-sex relationship with Kathryn Budig. The got married on October 4, 2018. 

They first met in 2017, and also a podcast on ESPN called Free Cookies together.

Till date, there are no rumors about her extra love affairs and divorce in the media yet. Her nationality is American and she is of mixed ethnicity.

Professional Life

Kate was raised in Schenectady, New York where she got enrolled at Niskayuna High School. There she became the school's all-time leading scorer in basketball. After high school, she joined the University of Colorado with a major in Communication. She finally earned her Bachelor of Science degree from there in 2004.

Though she suffered a huge blow in her basketball career as a freshman, she had an outstanding career the following year as she rebounded to be among the team's best shooters and scorers. In the 2002-03 seasons, she made a Big 12 Conference record by making 44 consecutive free throws. While she was in UC, she also played for Colorado Chill at the National Women's Basketball League (NWBL).

She began her professional career from Glen Falls Post-Star. There she worked as a writer and then she joined The Ellensburg Daily Record where she worked as a sports editor. After that, she was hired by Philadelphia Inquirer as the Philadelphia 76ers beat writer.

At the later stage of her life, she joined ESPN where she co-hosted the show The Trifecta with Spain, Jane and Kate. She also co-hosted Will and Kate with Will Cain on ESPN radio. She has also starred in Around the Horn and First Take several times in her life and she has won this show over 19 times.

Net Worth

She is also a talented writer and is known for being an author of the book titled The Reappearing Act: Coming Out as Gay on a College Basketball Team Led by Born-Again Christians. This book was published by Skyhorse Publishing in 2014. Her net worth is estimated at around $1.4 million.

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