Shannon Spake is a Fox Sports NASCAR correspondent who also covers collegiate football and basketball. Shannon Spake later worked for ESPN as a sideline reporter for SEC basketball games on ESPN. She also contributes to ESPN’s SEC Network.
Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Shannon Marie Specht, better known as Shannon Spake, was born on July 23, 1976, in Sunrise, Florida, USA. She is 45 years old and a citizen of the United States. Furthermore, she is a Christian and bears the zodiac sign of Leo. Don Speacht (father) and Valerie Speacht (mother) are her parents (mother).
Her father was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Marine Corps for 10 years, including four months in action flying F-4 fighter aircraft over Cambodia in 1973 and another 13 years as a reservist. In Meridian, her mother was a navy cadet. When it comes to her siblings, she has one sister whose name is unknown.
In terms of her academic background, she attended Piper High School. She later attended Florida Atlantic University and earned a bachelor’s degree in communications.
Shannon Spake’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Shannon Spake stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 61 kg. Her hair is also blonde, and her eyes are hazel. Shannon also has a body measurement of 37-26-38 inches.
Shannon Spake’s Profession & Career
In 1999, after graduating, she interned for the Neil Rogers Show on the Miami-based radio station WQAM. In the same year, she worked at Nickelodeon as an assistant coordinator of on-air innovations. She also began working as a correspondent for CBS News. She worked there for a year till 2001, gaining valuable expertise in the process.
Later, she worked as a generation right hand as a production assistant on HBO’s Real Sports for a sports newsmagazine series with Bryant Gumbel. She has worked as a freelance producer for television shows such as VH1 Fashion Grants, MTV Video Music Grants, and CBS The NFL Today. She then worked for WCCB, a Fox affiliate news station in Charlotte, North Carolina. She also worked for a regional sports network, Carolina Sports Television.
While working as a writer for the speed channel, she received the opportunity to serve as a reporter and co-host for NASCAR Nation. In 2007, she advanced further and became a part of the ESPN family. She has also served as a sideline reporter for ESPN2’s Saturday college football games, Super Tuesday SEC college basketball telecasts, Saturday Primetime College Basketball, and select college football bowl games.
Furthermore, she signed a multi-year contract with ESPN in 2013 but departed in 2014 after the company’s communication rights were acquired by NBC Sports. Until 2014, she also served as a pit reporter for NASCAR, contributing to both NASCAR Countdown and NASCAR Now. In addition, on February 13, 2017, she was named as the new co-host of NASCAR Race Hub alongside Adam Alexander. She hosts NASCAR RaceDay on Saturdays and Sundays. In 2017, she provided the voice of Shannon Spokes in the Pixar film Cars 3.
Shannon Spake has not yet earned any awards or accolades. We may expect Shannon to receive some of them in the following years.
Shannon Spake’s Income & Net Worth
Her net worth is estimated to be approximately $1 million, which she obtained from her reporting and journalism work. Shannon’s annual pay ranges from $26,000 to $80,000, according to internet sources.
Shannon Spake’s Husband, Marriage & Relationship
On April 14, 2008, Shannon Spake married Jerry McSorley. Furthermore, on January 1, 2010, the couple gave birth to twin sons Liam McSorley and Brady McSorley.
Shannon Spake’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Her Instagram page has over 33k followers, while her Facebook page has over 12k followers. Similarly, there are almost 78.2k followers on Twitter.
|Full Name||Shannon Spake|
|Born Date||23 Jul 1976|
|Age||45 years old|
|Best Match for Marriage||Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries|
|Profession||Sideline report, NASCAR correspondent|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)|
|Married Date||April 14, 2008|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Salary||$26,000 to $80,000|
|Birth Place||Sunrise, Florida|
|Education||Florida Atlantic University|
|Kids||Liam McSorley, Brady McSorley|
|Shannon Spake Facebook|
|Shannon Spake Twitter|
|Shannon Spake Instagram|
|IMDB||Shannon Spake IMDB|
|Wiki||Shannon Spake Wiki|