Heather Cox is a popular American Sportscaster and a sideline reporter. Currently, she works as a sideline reporter for NFL Network and NBC as well. Further, she also broadcast the postseason games on the NBC and the Golf Channel like reporter Kelly Tilghman and Molly McGrath.
Apart from sports commentator, she has also played for the National level volleyball game. Due to repetitive injuries, she chooses volleyball and played for her university women’s volleyball team, served as a captain. Also, she was a star player on the basketball teams during her high school days.
Heather Cox: Bio, Family, Education
The reporter was born as a Heather Schoeny on 3 June 1970, in Jonesville, North Carolina, the USA. She was born as a daughter to the mother Alyson Schoeny and her father identity is not revealed in the media. She has one brother but she has not shared information on him. Also, there is no further information on her early days.
Moreover, we can confirm that she had a passion for sports from a young age. While she attended Capistrano Valley High School in Mission Viejo, CA, she was a star player of high school basketball and volleyball. But her repeated injuries led to her join volleyball in her university days.
She played the collegiate sport, University of the Pacific Women’s Volleyball team in Division I for the four years from 1988-1991. The team ranked in the top five nationally and in 1990, reached to final four and became a national championship runner-up. In 1992, she graduated from the University of the Pacific and got a degree in communications. Further, she played professional volleyball in the National Volleyball Association as team captain of the Sacramento Stars. From 1987 to 1995, she was a member f the United States National Volleyball Team.
Heather Cox: Career & Life Achievements
She began her career as an athlete but gradually she moved to the field of journalism. After three years of her graduation, she joined as the ABC Sports in 1994 and served as a reporter. Till now, she has worked with networks like ESPN and ABC, reporting the games of NBA, college football, NCAA basketball, and professional volleyball. Also, she has worked as the analyst for ESPN’s coverage of the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Volleyball Championships and BAsketball championship as well.
In 2003, she worked as a reporter for the NBC’s AVP pro beach volleyball coverage and debuted NBC Olympic from reporting both volleyball and beach volleyball at the 2004 Athens Games.
Further, she also covered the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where she served as a poolside reporter for American paralympic broadcaster NBCSN. Currently, she worked as a sideline reporter for Thursday Night Football on NFL Network and NBC. In addition, She has Later in 2012, she became a replacement of Erin Andrews’ ABC’s Saturday Night College Football Game of the Week. She also received a 2004 USA Volleyball E. Douglas Boyden Media Recognition Award.
Heather Cox: Personal Life & Husband
The sportscaster, Cox has married to her college sweethearts Bill Cox. The duo met first during their college at the University of the Pacific from where he graduated with a communications degree. He was not much into sports like his wife but had played in a college football team. Unlike his wife, Bill focused to work in Horn Group and served as an account supervisor. Before, working as a consultant for Fair Isaac Corporation, he had served as a Public Relations Consultant for Brio Technology.
Their togetherness had crossed over two decades and still, they are in a lovey-dovey relationship. Further, they have strong bonding that there is no news of violence or extramarital affairs. Together, the couple is blessed with two beautiful children; daughter Aly and son Will. She often shared pictures of her husband and children in her social media accounts.
Heather Cox: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The well-known sportscaster in the field of the American Sports media industry has made a prominent place since 1994. She has been working in the field over decades, obviously, she would make a good income out of it. Therefore, she has a net worth estimated at $10 million. Also, she served the popular networks like NBC, NFL Network, and The Golf Channel as well.
The athlete turned reporter also connects to her fans and followers through different social media platforms. She has an Instagram account @heathercoxnbc with over 1.9k followers. On Twitter, she has a verified account @HeatherCoxNBC with 26.8k followers. But she does not seem to be active on Facebook.
Heather Cox: Body Measurements
Talking about her body measurements, she has a tall height of 6 feet or 1.83 meters. Her perfect hourglass body has a measurement of 37-26-38 inches and weighs around 67 kg. She has golden-brown hair color and grayish eye color.