kirk herbstreit Biography

Published On Dec 22, 2015
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Date of Birth: 1969 , August-19
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Kirk Herbstreit
Birth Name Samuel James Champion
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Centerville, Ohio
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Sport analyst
Working For ESPN
Net Worth $ 2 Million
Body Measurements 37-25-35
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Alison Butler (m. 1998)
Children Tye Herbstreit, Chase Herbstreit, Zak Herbstreit, Jake Herbstreit
Divorce Not Yet
Education Centerville High School, Ohio State University
Awards 2010 Won Emmy Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
Siblings Teresa Champion
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown Light
Boyfriend N/A
Movies Full House
TV Show College GameDay (Football)
Religion Roman Catholic
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wikipedia
Father Jim Herbstreit
Mother Sylvia Champion
Famous for Journalist
Nick Name "Sam"
Salary $ 1.5 Million
Face Color White
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In 1998, Kirk got married to Alison Butler. They are still together and as a married couple, they have already welcomed four children together. Once there was information about his extra marital affairs but it was proved fake.

As a child he was interested in American football. He served as a quarterback for the Elks as well as for the Ohio State football team. He was also named the Ohio Gatorade Player of the Year when he was in his senior year. He joined Ohio State University in 1989 and there he played as a quarterback for the next four years. He began his broadcasting career from ESPN and that was from the College GameDay set. He also joined The Sporting News as a columnist in 1997. It is said that his annual salary is 250 thousand dollar and his net worth is said to be around $2 million.

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Born in Centerville, Ohio, United States

August 19 , 1969

Born as Kirk Herbstreit in Centerville, Ohio, United States of America to Jim Herbstreit and Judy Herbstreit, Kirk received his formal education from Centerville High School. He is an American and is white. He is five feet and six inch tall. 

Graduated from Ohio State University

1993

After completing his high school graduation from Centerville High School, he joined Ohio State University. He joined Ohio State University in 1989 and there he played as a quarterback for the next four years. He also graduated from there in 1993.

Joined The Sporting News as a weekly writer

1997

He began his broadcasting career from ESPN and that was from the College Game Day set. He also joined The Sporting News as a columnist in 1997. He also worked for ESPN as a color commentator.

Nominated in Sports Emmy Award

1997

Sports Emmy Award is also one of the prestigious awards and it’s an honor if anyone wins this award. He has also been nominated in this award and that was in 1997. He was nominated in this award for being the television's top studio analyst.

Married to Alison Butler

1998

In 1998, Kirk got married to Alison Butler. They are still together and as a married couple, they have already welcomed four children together. Once there was information about his extra marital affairs but it was proved fake.

Joined 971 The Fan in Columbus

June 28 , 2010

EA Sports' NCAA Football commentator and ESPN's College GameDay analyst, Kirk Herbstreit has been active in the broadcasting world since a long time. At the end of June 2010, he joined 97.1 The Fan in Columbus as the host of the radio show.