If you are interested in sports and frequent the ESPN channel, then it is most likely that you might have come across the name Trey Wingo. Trey is most popular for his works with ESPN. He is the current co-host of NFL Live, ESPN Golic and Wingo, and SportsCenter. The former host of the Women’s NCAA basketball tournament has worked with ESPN since 1997. He began as a play-by-play commentator or announcer and worked with the likes of Mark Schlereth and Bob Ley. Unlike most ESPN hosts, there are no records to show that Trey Wingo played any sports in high school or college.
Before ESPN, he worked with several media houses such as WMGC-TV, WFMZ-TV, WICZ-TV, NBC and KSDK-TV in New York, Pennsylvania, and Missouri. Read on to learn more about the talented sportscaster.
Trey Wingo Biography
This TV personality and co-host were born in Greenwich, Connecticut on September 19, 1963. He was brought to this world by a mother whose name is not known and a father who has been identified as Hal Wingo, one of the pioneer editors of People Magazine. Trey Wingo, as he is widely known is a screen name as he was born Hal Chapman Wingo III. It is not known if he had any siblings but he attended the same high school as the popular American footballer, Steve Young, in Greenwich, Connecticut. After high school, the TV host proceeded to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Baylor University where he was a member of a popular fraternity known as Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He graduated in 1985.
He began his career in New York City – at NBC News at Sunrise – where he specifically served as a reporter. He would later move around several stations such as WMGC-TV, WFMZ-TV, WICZ-TV, and KSDK-TV before finally settling at ESPN. At ESPN, he became very popular for his show with fellow presenter, Mike Golic titled Golic and Wingo and also for his appearances on NFL Live. He has covered the NFL Draft for all seven rounds since 2017 and was also a co-host of NFL 2Night. The list of his accomplishments with ESPN is numerous and for this, he has received the Emmy Awards 6 times.
Family: Wife and Son
So much about the personal life of Trey Wingo has been kept under wraps. He hasn’t disclosed much about his family. The only information known about his wife is her name. Trey Wingo is married to a woman named Janice Parmelee Wingo. It is not certain if she is a media personality like him or pursing a career in a different field. Together they have a son called Chappy whose date of birth is not known as well as the family’s place of residence.
Net Worth: What Is Trey Wingo Worth?
It is no secret that ESPN is a large sports organization or media station that has an incredibly wide reach. Trey who took over the post of Mike Greenland as the anchor of the sports morning show with Mike Golic is supposedly paid as much as his predecessor. Greenland was paid $6.5 million in annual salaries which sums up why Trey Wingo boasts of a net worth estimated to be $15 million.
Height: How Tall Is He?
Like most sportspersons, Trey has quite a height. The NFL draft anchor has revealed very scanty details with regards to his body measurements. However, he stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch while his bodyweight remains unknown. Also, information about his other measurements is not available at the moment.
Where Is Trey Wingo Now?
Trey Wingo is best known as one of the hosts of Golic and Wingo, a morning radio show on ESPN. He has been a sportsperson since the beginning of his career in the early 1990s. He has worked as a sports director, sports commentator, host, play-by-play anchor, and so on. He is a very popular face in the NFL as he has hosted and covered a lot of NFL-centered events and tournaments.
As of 2018, this sports guru was anchoring with Mike Golic on their morning show, however, he seems to have left that post as he has not been seen in his “duty post” for some time now. This has left his fans and admirers wondering where he is. To answer that, we have found that the sportscaster has taken time off work to replenish himself. Trey Wingo is said to be holidaying in Hawaii where he is enjoying the sun and taking some time out to cool off from all the hard work. His Instagram page and pictures attest to this.