Kathryn Tappen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Oct, 2016
Facts of Kathryn Tappen
Date of Birth: 1981 , April-9
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Kathryn Tappen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Morristown, New Jersey
Profession Sports commentator
Married Yes
Married to Jay Leach ( 2009)
Education Rutgers University
TV Show NHL Live, NHL Tonight, Notre Dame Football on NBC
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Kathryn Tappen is a sportscaster, host, and reporter who has been known basically for her role in NBC Sports Group.

Synopsis

Kathryn Tappen is known extensively for covering Notre Dame Football, Football Night in America and NHL Live. Her presentable attitude and the knowledge she portrays about the sport of football has managed her to attract a huge number of fans who follow her avidly.

Early Life

Kathryn Tappen was born on the 9th of April, 1981. She was born in Morristown, New Jersey. For her education, Kathryn Tappen was enrolled in the Rutgers University whereby she got academic as well as athletic scholarships. She was hence interested in the field of sports since a very small age.

Career

Kathryn Tappen began her career as a runner and got engaged in several athletic activities like basketball and softball. She stopped all of this due to a back injury.

Kathryn Tappen's career as a presenter and reporter started off with the CSTV on 2003. She then moved to the host in the WJAR where she also worked as a weekday sports reporter. She then joined in on the New England Sports Network in the year 2006. There, she hosted for the Boston Bruins games.

She moved on to the NHL Network on 2011 and then to the NBC Sports Network on 2014. She has since hosted several events including the Olympic Winter Games, Stanley Cup Playoffs etc. she has also been working on the NHL Network where she covers the NHL All-Star Game, NHL Winter Classic and much more.

Personal Life

Kathryn Tappen was married previously but she has been divorced as of now. She got married to the defenseman of NHL, Jay Leach. The couple started an affair that turned into serious love and they decided to tie the knot. The couple wed on 2009. They did not have any children and were divorced by 2015.

Rumors of the split of the couple started emerging when they were spotted on many occasions, absent each other and absent their wedding ring. The rumors turned out to be true and Kathryn Tappen has been single since. Kathryn Tappen has not been dating anybody after the split with her husband and it sure seems that she is taking some time off after a failed relationship.

Net Worth and Measurements

Kathryn Tappen, the beautiful American sportscaster, has surely won hearts and accumulated a huge amount of money over the past years for the endeavors she has carried out in the journalism sector. She has the net worth of thousands of dollars for sure.

Kathryn Tappen has the height of 5 feet and 10 inches and a presentable and classy looking personality, which will surely continue to attract a huge number of fans in the years to come.

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