Shannon Spake Age, Height, Net Worth, Husband, Bio

Shannon Spake is a Fox Sports NASCAR correspondent who also covers college 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.

Age of Shannon Spake

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 has the zodiac sign of Leo. Don Speacht (father) and Valerie Speacht (daughter) are her parents (mother).

Her father was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Marine Corps for ten years, including four months in combat flying F-4 fighter jets over Cambodia in 1973 and another 13 years as a reservist.

In Meridian, her mother was a naval cadet. When it comes to her siblings, she has one sister whose name is unknown.

In terms of her academic career, she attended Piper High School. She later attended Florida Atlantic University and earned a bachelor’s degree in communications.

Net Worth of Shannon Spake

Shannon Spake has not yet received any awards or recognition. We can expect Shannon to receive some of them in the coming years.

Her net worth is estimated to be around $1 million, which she earned through her reporting and journalist career. Shannon’s annual salary ranges between $26,000 and $80,000, according to online sources.

Relationship Situation

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.

Aside from that, Shannon Spake has not been the subject of any rumors or controversy.

Professional 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 associate coordinator of on-air advancements.

She also began working as a correspondent for CBS News. She worked there for a year until 2001, gaining valuable experience 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 also 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 columnist for the speed channel, she had the opportunity to work as a reporter and co-host for NASCAR Nation. In 2007, she advanced further and became a member of the ESPN family.

She has also worked 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 left in 2014 when the company’s communication rights were sold to NBC Sports. Until 2014, she also worked 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.

Height of Shannon Spake

Shannon Spake stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 61 kg. Her hair is also blonde, and her eyes are hazel. Shannon also has a body measurement of 37-26-38 inches.