Melissa Buccigross Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Jun, 2017
Facts of Melissa Buccigross
Date of Birth: 1971
Birth Nation: Italy
Name Melissa Buccigross
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Blonde
Married Yes
Married to John Buccigross
Children Malorie, Brett
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Melissa Buccigross is a wife of famous American sportscaster John Buccigross, who has been an anchor for ESPN since 1996. She is the woman behind the achievement of her better half. She is not as popular as her husband.

Early Life

Melissa Buccigross was born in 1971. She is seven years younger than her husband. She is of Italian descent with a blonde hair and hazel eyes.


Melissa has not stated much more info about her career and professional life.

Moreover, Melissa husband, John Buccigross highly admired for his contributions to the world of media. He graduated from Steubenville Catholic Central High School. Upon high school graduation, he received a degree in Communications and Theater Arts from Heidelberg College. Before joining ESPN, he served as the co-host of the show, NHL 2Night. He was also nominated for Emmy Awards for hosting the show.

Buccigross agreed to a book deal in 2006 with Middle Atlantic Press to write the biography of former and current NHL expert Keith Jones. The Title of the book was Jonsey: ‘Put Your Head Down and Skate’. The book went to the public on October 2, 2007.

John Buccigross also being the part of the Advisory Board for You Can Play, a campaign that is worked for fighting homophobia in sports. From 2001 to 2010, he played a role of author of a weekly NHL column for the

Personal Life

In 14 Sep, 1991, Melissa Buccigross married John Buccigross after having a long affair. It’s have been 26 years since the couple celebrated their married and still, it seems the couple enjoying each and every moment of their married life.

By being a wife of John, Melissa blessed with three children, with two sons and beautiful daughter. Her elder daughter Malorie born in 1992. She completed her graduation and currently resides with her boyfriend Jack in Chicago.

Her eldest son Brett is second child of his family. He was born in 1995 and is pursuing his bachelor's degree now. Currently, the couple lives in Connecticut with his youngest son who is fourteen years old.

 Melissa Buccigross is a hardworking woman. She is devoted to her family. She is a loving wife as well as caring mom to her children. She is associated with the college charity that started by her husband.

Melissa Buccigross is admired by her fans for her beautiful looks and personality. 

Net worth

Melissa Buccigross is a housewife. Certainly, her husband John has maintained a fortune of net worth for Melissa from his career salary.

Social Media

However, Melissa is well known as a better half of John, it seems she is not available on social media. One cannot find her profile on Twitter, Instagram, and on Facebook.