Who is Wendi Nix?
Wendi Nix is an American sports journalist working for ESPN as a sports reporter and anchor.
She covered college football games together with NFL. She has also worked for Fox Sports Net, WPDE, and NESN as a sports reporter.
Wendi Nix Age
Wix is 47 years old as of 2021, she was born on September 17, 1974, in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina.
Height and Weight
Nix stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) and weighs 63 kg (139 lbs).
Wendi Nix Parents
Nix was born and raised by her parents in South Carolina. Her father is called Wayne Nix. She has not revealed further information about her mother, father, and siblings in general. Her family’s information will soon be updated.
Wendi Nix College
Nix went to Socastee High School, where she was a member of the track team, a three-time homecoming queen, and a cheerleader.
She then joined Union County College in Cranford, New Jersey, and later the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Wendi Nix Husband and Children
Nix was previously married to Ben Cherington the Pittsburgh Pirates general manager.
They met at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where they were both students. Wendi and Ben divorced in 2010. They have two daughters from their marriage.
Wendi is now married to Joe Ritchie.
Wendi Nix ESPN
Wix hosts ESPN’s program NFL Live. In February 2018, she took over as the primary host of the company’s year-round weekday pro football studio show.
Her responsibilities also include anchoring coverage of big NFL games throughout the year. This could include events such as the Scouting Combine, the NFL Draft, and the Super Bowl.
Wendi co-hosted Sunday NFL Countdown with Chris Berman for three seasons from 2014 to 2016, in addition to hosting NFL Live.
In 2009, she also presented weekly Chalk Talk events in cities around the country, which were tied to ESPN’s prime-time MNF games. She joined ESPN as a reporter and host in August 2006, covering college football, the NFL, and golf.
Aside from the NFL, she has hosted ESPN2’s College Football Live and College Football Saturdays. She has made significant contributions to SportsCenter and College GameDay.
Her golf background includes coverage of three of the four majors, including the US Open from 2007 to 2010. There’s also The Masters and The Open Championship.
Wendi Nix Salary and Net Worth
Nix earns a salary of $100 k annually. She has an estimated net worth of $300k.
Nix Short Bio
- Full name: Wendi Nix
- Age: 47 years old
- Date of Birth: September 17, 1974
- Height: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
- Weight: 63 kg (139 lbs)
- Parents: Wayne Nix
- Siblings: To be updated
- Husband: Joe Ritchie
- Children: Two children
- Education: Union County College, Wofford College, University of Massachusetts Amherst
- Occupation: Sports Journalist
- Salary: $100 k
- Net Worth: $300 k