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Scott Van Pelt Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Scott Van Pelt was born on July 1966 in Brookeville, Maryland. He grew up in the Washington D.C. His father’s name was Sam Van Pelt and his mother’s name is Cathie Mathis. His father was an alcohol addict and he died from alcohol-related complications. He has got three brothers namely, Mark, Mike, and Matt and one of his brothers are in the marine crop. Likewise, he attended Flower Valley Elementary School and Sherwood High School and achieved his degree in the field of radio/television and film from the University of Maryland in 1988. Scott holds American nationality and belongs to unknown ethnicity. He has 6 feet 6 inches height and has unknown weight. He has brown eye colour. His zodiac sign is also unknown.
Scott Van Pelt Career
Scott Van Pelt began his career during his time at the University of Maryland, he was the active member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. He began his carer working with WTTG-TV which is a FOX affiliate in Washington, D.C. In 1990, he left WTTG-TV and moved to the golf channel and worked there from 1994 to 2000.
In 2001, he began working on ESPN channel and he served as a presenter hosting the popular show called Sports Center. Scott became one of the top golf correspondents. He used to cover major tournaments of golf alongside Kelly Tilghman on ‘Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10’ and ‘Tiger Woods PGA Tour 1’. He is currently hosting the nighttime solo edition of SportsCenter. Recently, he also discussed the Maryland football controversy on SportsCenter.
His show, SportsCenter is top-rated program among young men in its time slot and it is averaging 181,000 male viewers aged 18-34 and his show is up 20 percent year-over-year among total viewers. He is also an avid fan of the Maryland Terrapins, Washington Capitals, Washington Redskins, Baltimore Orioles, and Washington Wizards.
Scott Van Pelt Relationship
The 52 years old, Scott Van Pelt is a married person. He has been married to his longtime girlfriend, Stephanie Van Pelt since October 22, 2011, after dating for several years. The couple has welcomed two children namely Lila Catherine in 2012 and Sam Van Pelt on February 17, 2016. The family is currently living in Farmington, Connecticut. The pair is loyal and supportive to each other and also, there is no sign of divorce between the couple.
Scott Van Pelt Net Worth and Online Presence
The American sportscaster, Scott Van Pelt has earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of around $16 million USD. Likewise, Scott has around 2M followers on Twitter, but he does not seem to be active on Facebook and Instagram.