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Get to Know Chris McKendry - ESPN's Long Time Serving Sports Reporter

Published Tue May 04 2021 By Aashika
Get to Know Chris McKendry - ESPN's Long Time Serving Sports Reporter

Chris McKendry is a television personality who has been working as an anchor and news reporter. She has been working in the broadcasting industry for more than two decades. 

On 18th February 1968, she came into this world and her birthplace is Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. McKendry attended Drexel University in 1990 and went to Archbishop Ryan High School for her initial instruction. 

Let's take a look at the below paragraphs to know more about her. 

What's Her Net Worth and Source of Income?

Chris McKendry has an estimated net worth of $2.3 million which she earned from her journalism career. In 1996, she stepped into the industry but first worked at WJLA-TV as a sports reporter. Then joined "ESPNEWS" for the 24-hour sports news network as an anchor. 

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Later, worked for "SportsCenter", where she served as co-host. The reporter has been a night host for the Wimbledon Open coverage on ESPN, which covered big sports events like the U.S. Open. Likewise, has worked as a host for events "The Little League World Series", "The College Football Playoff Championship", and so on.  

Chris McKendry reporting for  "SportsCenter".
Image Source: ESPN Front Row


The sports reporter is a Sports Emmy winner which she won in 1996. It was for working for "NFL 101" in the category of Best Sports Segment which illustrated for novice fans how to watch football.

Married Life 

Chris McKendry is currently in a happy married life with her longtime boyfriend, Eduardo Andrade. Her husband is the president of Westport Library and coach of Westport Little League. They met the famous Olympic Swimmer Nancy Hogshead in Arlington. The couple walked into the aisle in late September 1998. 

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Their wedding took place at Most Holy Trinity Church in Pomfret, Connecticut in the presence of family. Since then they have been living together which has been now 22 years. 

Mama of Two Children 

She is the mother of two children with her husband. Mckendy is blessed with sons whose birth date is not revealed. Like Chris, her sons are also learning tennis skills and are spotted with their mother. She has been keeping her children away from the limelight and prefers a low profile. 

Chris McKendry with her two sons on the tennis court, 
Image Source: Twitter

Sports Lover

The sports anchor is not only a reporter but also an excellent tennis player in her college days. Also, got a tennis scholarship at the college and remained a dean's list scholar for up to three years. 

Chris McKendry sitting on the huge tennis ball. 
Image Source: ESPN Front Row

Account on Social Media 

Chris McKendry is active on social media platforms. She has created an account on Twitter where her followers are more than 38.2k. There, she also updates the news of sports through which the sports fans know the details. 

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