Jenny Taft (born September 5, 1987) is an American Television Personality, Anchor, News Reader, and Sports Journalist from Edina, Minnesota. She is famous for being the host of Fox Sports 1’s “Undisputed“. In addition, she is popularly known as Matt Gilroy’s Wife (American Ice hockey defenseman).
Taft joined Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe on Fox Sports’ show as moderator in 2018. Furthermore, the 31-year-old journalist replaced Joy Taylor (American radio personality and television host).
She began her career for the Minnesota Twins and Minnesota Wild in 2010. Jenny worked as an in-arena for them. Moreover, TV personality then joined the Minneapolis station Fox Sports North in 2011.
She served as a host and sports reporter there. In addition, Taft mainly covers college sports, and particularly football. The journalist also worked in a 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada. Last year, she also covered the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This Television Anchor was born on the 5th of September 1987 in Edina, Minnesota, United States. At present, Jenny Taft’s age is 31 years old. Her father John Taft remained the captain of the 1976 U.S. Olympic ice hockey team.
Jenny’s mother Mary Taft is a former speed skating champion. The journalist belongs to White Caucasian ethnicity. Furthermore, she also has a younger brother named Charlie Taft. Both the siblings brought up in Minnesota. Jenny completed her school education from Edina High School.
Later, she graduated from Boston University with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism in 2010. Jenny started working as a journalist immediately after completing college.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Spouse
The 31-year-old journalist is a married woman. She tied the knot with her husband Matt Gilroy in 2015. She dated her boyfriend for almost 5 years before their wedding.
He is an American professional ice hockey player in Switzerland’s National League. Currently, Gilroy is playing with the SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers (Swiss team).
Furthermore, the couple first met while attending Boston University together. The love partner has a long distance relationship. Matt lives in Europe for playing in the Swiss team. The anchor is pursuing her job in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Trivia & Quick Info
Real Full Birth Name
Television Personality, Anchor, and Sports Journalist.
being the Host of Fox Sports 1’s “Undisputed”.
Age (As of 2018)
31 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday
September 5, 1987.
Edina, Minnesota, United States.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)
White Caucasian Descent.
Los Angeles, California, United States.
Feet & Inches: 5′ 10″. Centimeters: 178 cm. Meters: 1.78 m.
Kilograms: 62 Kg. Pounds: 136 lbs.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)
Shoe Size (US)
Father: John Taft. Mother: Mary Taft.
Brother: Charlie Taft.
Grandparents: Uncle: Aunt:
Personal Life Relationship
Matt Gilroy (m. 2015 – Present).
Information not available.
Edina High School.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
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