Know About Lisa Salters; Husband, Instagram, Age, ESPN, Height, Son

Published Date: 22 Nov, 2019 Updated date: 27 Nov, 2020 By Celebs Podium

If you are a daily viewer of ESPN, then Lisa Salters, age 53, is a familiar face. From raising a son to striking a perfect balance on her work commitment, the lady knows how to get the job done right.

American Journalist Lisa Salters is known to be the side-line reporter and producer of ESPN hit show, Monday Night Football. She has over three decades of astonishing career in the field of sports journalism.

Lisa Salters Bio & Family

The sportscaster was born as Alisia “Lisa” Salters on 6 March 1966 in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. She went to Penn State University in 1988 to complete her graduation in broadcast journalism. Likewise, Lisa is a graduate of Upper Merion Area High School in King of Prussia.

She stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m) tall and weighs around 48 kg.

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Career & Salary

The 53-year-old has elevated her wealth from professional sports Journalism since the late 1980s. It’s been almost a two-decade since Lisa got the fortune to ally as a reporter for ESPN and ESPN on ABC since 2000. At ABC, she covered the Oklahoma City bombing trials, the Matthew Shepard murder, the crash of TWA Flight 800, and both the civil and criminal O.J. Simpson trials. Before, she had teamed with WBAL-TV in Baltimore from 1988 to 1995 as a reporter.

Lisa Salters with her ESPN co-host Jeremy Schaap in August 2019 (Picture: ESPN Express Room)

In her working tenure at ESPN, she covered the 2006 Winter Olympics from Turin, Italy, and also the 2002 FIFA World Cup. Her long-run career at ESPN continues, from becoming a pivotal part of the Monday Night Football since 2012. Almost six years later, she became the sideline reporter of the MNF in 2018 joined by Joe Tessitore, Jason Witten, and Anthony “Booger” McFarland.

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Who Is Her Husband & Son?

Apart from her sportscasting role, Lisa is a quiet person when it comes to her personal life. She has not walked to the wedding aisle, which also means not having a husband. However, she has a son named Samuel Salters, whom she adopted. She always wanted to be a parent and tried for years to have a child on her own but was unsuccessful.

Lisa Walters with son Samuel Salters (Picture: Rich Athletes)

Salters never gave up and signed with an agency later to begin the process of trying to adopt. She is now enjoying the single life as a mother of her adopted son so far.

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Some Interesting Facts About Lisa Salters

  • Lisa played guard for the Lady Lions basketball team from 1986–87, where she holds the distinction of being the shortest player in school history at 5′ 2″.
  • The reporter is a cousin of the former University of Pittsburgh and Dallas Cowboys star running back Tony Dorsett.
  • The Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame inducted her with the prestigious honor on 13 October 2017.
  • In 2008, Lisa was nominated for a Sports Emmy Award.
  • She does not have an Instagram account.
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