Holly Sonders is an American TV broadcaster who served for the Fox Sports. She also worked for Golf Channel after finding a passion for the sport while growing up.
Holly Sonders Wiki: Age, Parents, Education, Height
The 33-years-of-age versatile personality was born as Holly Niederkohr to her parents, Dan Niederkohr and Sandy Niederkohr on 3 April 1987. She hails from Maryville, Ohio, the United States. Her mother, Sandy, is a former golfer, whereas her father, Dan, is an optometrist. Standing tall at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches (1.70 meters), Holly belongs to the white ethnic group.
Holly completed her high school education from Maryville High School. Subsequently, she received a scholarship from Michigan State University and joined their reputed women’s golf team. She received her degree in Journalism in 2009.
Her Career; Golf, Fox Sports
Growing up, Holly developed a passion for golf. As a result, she started playing amateur golf in her high school. She received immense praise for her amazing shots and was an all-district honor for four years and was a district MVP as well. She later gained more expertise in the sport while at the University playing 77 collegiate rounds.
After an injury while playing collegiate golf, Holly decided to practice as a journalist. She worked for Little Rock as their news broadcaster before landing a job on Golf Channel in 2011. Eventually, Holly garnered fame working on shows like Morning Drive, School of Golf, and Playing Lessons with the Pros.
Later, Fox TV saw her talent and employed her to cover the U.S. Open in 2015. Besides, Holly also served as Fox Sports’ studio host during the 2016 U.S. Open.
How Much Is Holly Sonders’ Net Worth?
For her amazing broadcasting career, Holly Sonders bags a compelling net worth of $6.5 million. Similarly, her profession as a journalist alone hands her an annual salary of $2 million.
Her Personal Life: Married, Husband, Boyfriend
Back on 18 December 2019, Holly took her Instagram account to reveal her engagement with her boyfriend, Dave Oancea. Dave is a professional sports gambler popular with the name Vegas Dave. Since then, the couple can be seen sharing cozy moments with one another on their social media accounts. Previously, she dated the Arizona Cardinals’ head coach, Kliff Kingsbury.
Prior to that, Holly was married to a TV and radio host, Erik Kuselias for about one year. The pair started dating together in 2012 before getting engaged in the same year. They later got married in 2016 and Holly became a mother to Erik’s two children from his previous marriage.
However, after some time, Erick got involved in some scandals involving sexual harassment. This incident brought an end to their marital bond as the pair agreed for a divorce in 2017.
Some Interesting Facts About Holly Sonders
- As a golfer, Holly triumphed at the American Junior Golf Association and UCT National Championship tournaments in 2001.
- Holly also worked for the networks like WBNS-10TV, Big Ten Network, and KATV.
- She was placed as the world’s most beautiful woman by golf.com in the years 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 consecutively.
- Holly was the cover of the online portal, Golf Digest, in 2013.
- There were some rumors that Holly opted for breast transplant and knee surgery; however, she has not cleared the air about the issue yet.