Kelsey Riggs Biography
Kelsey Riggs is an illustrious American sportscaster presently serving as a sideline reporter and host for ESPN and ACCN. Kelsey has reported on sports in three major cities and is quickly the face of ACCN. Prior to joining ACCN, she spent three years serving as a sports anchor and reporter at WCNC based in Charlotte, N.C.
Kelsey Riggs Age
Kelsey Riggs was born on 19th November 1988, in South Carolina, in the United States of America. She is 33 years old.
Kelsey Riggs Height
She is a woman of above-average stature. Kelsey stands at the height of 5 ft 7 in (Approx 1.7 m).
Kelsey Riggs Family
Kelsey was born and brought up by her caring father and staunch mother in South Carolina, United States of America. She is a proud daughter to Pam and Bryan, who are from Charleston. She has two sisters named Breanne and Chandler. Chandler is a student at Clemson Campus. Breanne is currently married to Brian Benton.
Kelsey Riggs Education
She attended and graduated from James Island Charter High School. Later on, she matriculated at Charleston Southern University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications in 2011. Over her college career, Kelsy played soccer for the Buccaneers.
Kelsey Riggs Husband
Kelsey Riggs Salary
She receives a satisfactory salary of $78,211 per year. This is according to ESPN reporters’ salaries.
Kelsey Riggs Net Worth
Kelsey Riggs has piled up a decent wealth over the years she has served and has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million.
Kelsey Riggs Career
Kelsey got her debut in her career at WCSC-TV, Charleston’s CBS affiliate. She worked on Live 5 News as a production assistant for one year. In 2012, Kelsey joined Florence’s WBTW-TV. She served as a reporter for a year and later a sports anchor for two years up to 2015.
Kelsey spent nearly four years serving as a sports anchor/reporter at the local NBC affiliate, WCNC-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina. At Charlotte, she worked as front and center of all the Carolina Panthers coverage. In 2012, she shifted to Connecticut when she was appointed by ACCN/ESPN. As of now, she works as a host and sideline reporter the studio show during football games.
Most importantly, she also occasionally hosts the ACC Network’s studio show “The Huddle” on both Friday night as well as Saturday morning, alongside former Florida State and NFL quarterback EJ Manuel, former Georgia and Miami head coach Mark Richt, and former Clemson offensive lineman Eric Mac Lain.