Evan Washburn was an emerging lacrosse player of his college when due to an injury, his fate took him to the Television Industry. And now, he is the recognizable face of CBS Sports where he contributes as a reporter, analyst, and host.
In his career by far, Evan is known for hosting Ravens Unscripted, for his presence on the Panthers’ sideline for Super Bowl 50, coverage of the NFL and NCAA basketball. It is commendable how he is shining in the broadcasting network without having prior experience or knowledge regarding the industry.
Evan Washburn Age, Birthday, Parents, Siblings
How old is Evan Washburn? Born in the year 1984 in Annapolis, Maryland, Evan Washburn is 36 years old now. Evan celebrates his birthday on the 25th of October every year and is a Scorpio.
He was interested in sports from his childhood and played football, soccer, and lacrosse in his high school and college years. Evan graduated from his high school education at Severn School which has assisted him a lot in making his future in the field of sports.
Washburn hasn’t revealed much about his family. But he shared the story of his son’s birth and mentioned his father who lives nearby. Evan stated that his father helped him and his wife, and supported them immensely. In fact, Evan’s father was the first person to hold his son and send the picture of his son to Evan.
Evan Washburn Education: High School, College
After high school graduation, Evan went to the University of Delaware and graduated in 2008. He started his career playing Lacrosse at the university. In fact, he played on the University of Delaware’s men’s lacrosse team from 2004-08.
Evan was able to earn first-team All-Colonial Athletic Association honors and won the UD Sportsmanship Award as a senior in 2008. He also played a major role in taking Delaware to the NCAA final four. However, he was injured and had to undergo a couple of knee reconstruction procedure.
Evan Washburn Career Biography
While in college, Evan was planning to play in the professional league, the MLL (Major League Lacrosse). But, he again tore his right knee. Evan, then, got into rehabilitation and was healthy; but, he knew he wanted to work in TV.
Evan, therefore, interned at Comcast SportsNet with the help of his fellow player and friend Kip Turner who introduced him to Joe Beninati. Washburn interned in 2009 and dedicated his 2-3 years working hard and understanding every niche and details of the work.
He was later invited by Leif Elsmo, ESPN broadcaster, to help him as an analyst. He recorded it and sent the tape to ESPN and CBS college sports. Thus, Evan gets to work for CBS College Sports in the spring of 2012 as a college lacrosse analyst. And in August 2012, he was appointed as a CBS NFL reporter.
Today he is working as a CBS NFL reporter for CBS corporation and as Lacrosse Analyst for CBS Sports Network.
Evan Washburn Wife, Married, Children
Talking of Evan Washburn’s conjugal life, he is a married man. As of the date of this writing, Evan Washburn is married to his lovely wife Kate Corinne Washburn. He is currently living with his family in South Baltimore.
The couple got married in 2014 in an intimate beachside ceremony at the Lodge & Club Oceanfront Resort in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Moreover, from their blossoming marriage of 6 years now, Evan and his wife are parents to their baby boy born in January 2016.
Evan’s son, Hudson, was born a month early when Evan was interviewing Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick before the AFC championship game. Kate had to go through the C-Section for the delivery with the help of Evan’s father.
Further, Evan is always thankful towards his wife Kate for her support and understanding. Evan’s spouse, Kate was born in the year 1983 and is 37 years old. Also, Kate celebrates her birthday on 20th July.
Evan Washburn Net Worth, Salary, Earnings 2021
Evan has been an integral part of the CBS Network since 2014. For his job at CBS, Evan currently earns a salary of $143,333 per annum.
Evan has just invested 6 years in sports journalism and is already making a name for himself. It is no doubt, he will not only flourish in his carer but will also be able to accumulate more fortune in the years to come.
Currently, Evan Washburn’s net worth for 2021 is valued at $600,000. And with time we are sure this 36 years old sports journalist will receive an enhanced salary a take his net worth up a notch or two.
Evan Washburn Height
Evan had been a football, basketball, and Lacrosse player in his college years. He stands at a height of 6 ft 2 inches and weighs around 86 kg. He has light brown hair and blue eyes, his personality is charming and therefore he is able to interview players even after their defeat in their games.
Evan Washburn Social Media
Evan likes to tweet about interviews that he conducts with players especially after the game in his Twitter account @EvanWashburn which he created in March 2009. His 11 years on Twitter has earned him 3,996 Followers to date.
Evan is not that much active in his Instagram account evanwashburn29 as he had always one post in his account where he shared the picture of his wife and son. He has only 688 followers in his Instagram account.
Quick Wiki Facts and Information on Evan Washburn
|Full Name/Real Name||Evan Crowther Washburn|
|Date of Birth/Birthday||25th of September 1984|
|Hometown||Annapolis, Maryland, the United States|
|Wife||Kate Corinne Washburn|
|Children||Son Hudson Washburn|
|Social Media||Twitter and Instagram|
|Height in Meter||1.89 meters|
|Height||6 ft 2 inches|