Scott Van Pelt | Biography

Posted On: 19 Aug, 2014


Scott Van Pelt | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 04, 1966
Age 51 Years 2 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Sportscaster
Wife/Spouse Stephanie Van Pelt
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Net Worth $16 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 6 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Not yet

Scott Van Pelt is popular as an American sports talk show host and sportscaster. He was born in 4th August, 1970 in Brookeville, Maryland and was raised in the Washington, D.C. Pelt is an associate of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity who currently works  as the co-host of SVP & Russillo on ESPN Radio and co-anchors the 11 p.m. edition of Sports Center on ESPN. Pelt is also a high-flying persona for ESPN Radio.

As Pelt was born in Maryland, he attended Sherwood High School in Sandy Spring, Maryland. Right after his graduation, he studied radio/television and film at the University of Maryland. At the very young age, Pelt was very naughty but a hard working child. Though he was average in his studies, he was brilliant in sports and other extracurricular activities. As a child, he loved sports.

Talking about his career, he began it in 1990 in sports casting at  a FOX affiliate WTTG-TV in Washington, D.C. later on in 1994, he moved to the Golf Channel. As a studio host he worked in Golf Channel from 1994 to 2000. In order to join ESPN, he left the channel in the year 2001. After joining the network, he served as a presenter for SportsCenter. He also was one of the network's top golf correspondents as he covered major tournaments like the Masters Tournament. He also co-hosted Van Pelt and Tirico with Mike Tirico in ESPN Radio. This show was replaced by The Scott Van Pelt Show in 2009 which was Van Pelt's own three-hour program. For the ESPN Network, on ESPN college football games, He is a studio presenter for Friday night College Football. With Kelly Tilghman, he appeared as a commentator in golf video games on EA Sports' Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 and Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10.

Pelt was married to Stephanie since October 2011. Other information about his personal life aren’t made public. He has good relation with his wife so is not intending to ask divorce with her but has no children. He also has been linked with a number of of the sectors concerning him with his multi- dimensional career objectives and is able to achieve a presumed recognition from every part he has been associated with. He is an attractive sportscaster with a good appearance and height. He is 1.98m tall.

The significantly trained and highly skilled personage has the valiant and candid personality with dazzling presence that provokes and influences the audience of the small screen. He is an astounding figure in this field due to his orientations in the broadcasting in radio and the television industry. He earns a handsome salary and has an eye catching net worth of $16 million.

Within a very short period of time, Pelt is able to establish himself in this field with his hard work and enthusiasm. Till the year 2014, he has hosted many shows and sports. He is able to collect huge number of fans and followers. His fans can find him in different social networking sites like Facebook and twitter. His pictures are daily posted in the Instagram. He is one of the sportscaster who has many searches in the internet and those searches includes the topics like commercial, with hair, voicemail, suspended, biography, salary, etc. More about him can be found in wiki and in his personal sites and fan pages.