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Scott Van Pelt Net Worth

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Scott Van Pelt net worth is
$16 Million

Scott Van Pelt Wiki/Biography

Scott Van Pelt is a Brookeville, Maryland-born American sportscaster and sports talk show host. Born on 4 August 1966, Scott is best known for being the co-host of SVP and Russillo along with Ryen Russillo on ESPN Radio. Currently, he serves as a solo anchor for the show “SportsCenter” on ESPN. He has been active in journalism as an anchor since 1990.

One of the most prominent talk show hosts in sports, how rich is Scott Van Pelt at the present? As estimated by sources, Scott counts his present net worth at an amount of $16 million as of early 2016. Needless to say, he has managed to amass his wealth being active in the field of journalism. His work on radio as well as television with organizations such as FOX and ESPN has been very significant in adding to his net worth over the years.

Scott Van Pelt Net Worth $16 Million

Raised in Brookeville, Van Pelt attended Flower Valley Elementary School and matriculated from Sherwood High School. As Van had developed an interest in journalism, he went on to enroll at the University of Maryland and graduated with a degree in radio/television and film. Scott then began his career as a sportscaster at WTTG-TV, and later moved on to being a studio host at Golf Channel and worked there for around seven years between 1994 and 2000. In 2001, Scott left to join ESPN and there started serving as the network’s golf correspondent.

Presently, Scott serves as the presenter of “SportsCenter”, the post he has been occupying since 2001. He also covers major golf tournaments such as the Masters and Opens, but is a prominent personality for ESPN Radio as well, having previously co-hosted radio programs like “Trico And Van Pelt” alongside Mike Trico. He has also served as a commentator in golf video games, working with golf veterans including Tiger Woods and Kelly Tilghman in the games such as “Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11” and “Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10”. Other of his notable appearances include his part in the video game “Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am”.

Since 2012, Scott has been solo anchor for the midnight edition of the program “SportsCenter”. Being a part of all these successful television programs has not only helped Van Pelt have a successful career as a journalist, but has also helped him become a multi-millionaire television personality.

As far as his personal life goes, the 49 year-old television anchor leads his life married to Stephanie since 2011. Although nothing much more is known about his personal life, we can say that Scott Van Pelt is enjoying his career as one of the most successful and famous journalists when it comes to the sport of golf. On top of that, the accomplished television anchor enjoys his present net worth of $16 million as it caters to his daily life in every possible way.


Full NameScott Van Pelt
Net Worth$16 Million
Salary$16 million
Date Of BirthAugust 4, 1966
Place Of BirthBrookeville, Maryland, United States
Height6 ft 5 in (1.98 m)
ProfessionSportscaster, Sports commentator, Actor, Screenwriter, Sports talk show host
EducationSherwood High School, University of Maryland, College Park
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseStephanie Van Pelt (m. 2011)
ParentsCathie Mathis, Sam Van Pelt
SiblingsMark, Matt, Mike
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/notthefakesvp
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm1207766
NominationsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
TV Shows"SVP (Scott Van Pelt) and Russillo" (2012), The Scott Van Pelt Show (2009), “Trico And Van Pelt”, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 (2009), SportsCenter (1979), Academy Live (1995)
#Trademark
1Saying "Whee!" during highlights
2Making jokes about his baldness
3Referring to his hometown team, the Orioles, as "the Oreos"
#Quote
1Addressing the University of Wisconsin 2007 graduates "When I went to the University of Maryland, we didn't have no Internet! Do you have any idea how hard it was for us to gamble and find porn? I mean, you had to really work at being a degenerate, and we did! "
#Fact
1Graduated from the University of Maryland.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am2007Video GameCommentator Guy (voice)
By the Seat of the Pants1998ShortHarry
Golf Talk1995TV SeriesHost

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
SportsCenter1979TV Series writer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
SportsCenter2006-2015TV SeriesHimself - Anchor / Himself
Mike & Mike2012-2015TV SeriesHimself - Substitute Co-Host / Himself - ESPN Radio / Himself
Late Show with David Letterman2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Pardon the Interruption2005-2009TV SeriesHimself
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 102009Video GameHimself - Announcer (voice)
Mayne Street2008TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2008TV SeriesHimself
Russillo & Kanell2007TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2005TV SeriesHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Golf Central1995TV SeriesHost / Reporter (1995-2000)
Academy Live1995TV SeriesHost
Leaderboard Report1995TV SeriesHost

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - ESPN SportsCenter / Himself - ESPN Radio / Himself - SportsCenter
30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2011EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host

Known for movies


Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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