Wendi Nix Age, Height, Wikipedia, Husband, Net Worth 2023

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Wendi Nix is a prominent sports anchor and journalist from the U.S. who served as the former cohost of the highlyrated ESPN program, NFL Live. As a sports fan, Nix is wellversed in basketball, football, and baseball, displaying her expertise in these areas on air. Her success in the industry has disproven the outdated notion that women and sports do not mix.

We can always look forward to Wendi‘s coverage of sporting events, as her knowledgeable insight and attractive presence make it both educational and captivating. This article provides an in-depth look at Nix and her remarkable journalism career. We will explore her early days, estimated net worth, physical measurements, and romantic life. Keep reading for all the details!

Wendi Nix Quick Facts

Full Name Wendi Nix
Birth Date September 17, 1974 
Birth Place Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Horoscope Virgo
Father’s Name Wayne Nix
Mother’s Name Unknown
Siblings None
Age 48 Years Old
Height 5 feet 10 inches
Weight 139 lbs
Married Yes
Husband Ben Cherrington (Former); Joe Ritchie (Current)
Children Yes (2) Daughters
Profession Sportscaster, Studio Host, NFL Reporter
Net Worth $2 Million
Social Media Twitter

Wendi Nix Wiki, Biography, Early Life and Career Background

Born in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, U.S. on September 17, 1974, Wendi Nix is the daughter of Wayne Nix, a football coach, and an unnamed mother. She grew up surrounded by sports and was an active cheerleader and member of the track and field team in high school.

Wendi Nix Biography
Wendi Nix Biography | Photo Credit: Instagram

Nix pursued a degree in Sports Broadcasting at Union County College and then attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she earned a degree in Sports Management. She later went to Wofford College and obtained a degree in French and Economics while also participating in the college‘s golf team and becoming the student body president.

After graduating, Wendi quickly began her career in broadcasting and has since become a wellknown figure in the sports industry.

Wendi Nix Age, Birthday

Born in 1974, the spectacular sportscaster Wendi Nix age is now 48 years old. Despite her 23 years of service, she still serves as a studio host and covers mostly NFLrelated news. She has continued to stay at the top of her game despite her long career.

Wendi Nix Height, Weight

Wendi Nix is an attractive and tall presence in the studio, standing at 1.78 m and weighing 139 lbs. Her female cohosts may not be able to match her in stature, but Wendi stands out with her striking beauty. Her blonde wavy hair and captivating blue eyes have made her one of the most beloved anchors working today.

Wendi Nix Married Life, Husband, Divorce, and Children

Wendi Nix first started dating Ben Cherington while she was a student at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. They eventually got married and had two daughters together, though the details of the children remain unknown. Unfortunately, the relationship between Wendi and Ben was short-lived, and the couple decided to go their separate ways due to mutual differences.

Wendi Nix Net Worth

After their divorce in 2010, Wendi and Ben‘s daughters moved in with Wendi. Ben still checks in occasionally. In 2016, Wendi found love again with Joe Ritchie, although his identity remains a mystery to the public. All that is known is that Ritchie works as an Options and Commodities trader.

Wendi McLendonCovey first hinted at her relationship with Joe Ritchie when she posted a picture of them together on Twitter, alongside Trista Sutter, Dan Hicks, and her family. After fans asked who the mysterious man in the photo was, Wendi revealed him to be her husband.

Since then, she has dropped hints about her husband on Twitter, though she has yet to confirm the relationship herself. Nevertheless, Wikipedia has already listed Joe Ritchie as her spouse since 2011. Joe is an accomplished options and commodities trader, international businessman, presidential advisor, and serial entrepreneur.

Wendi Nix Salary, Net Worth, and Earnings

Wendi has amassed an estimated net worth of $2 million throughout her long career as an in-studio host. This is supported by ESPN’s reputation of providing its employees with generous compensation packages. The NFL Live host is thought to earn around $800k annually, though no other specifics of her financial details are known.