If you are associated with ESPN, you are bound to be famous better late than never. Nicole Briscoe is an American sportscaster for ESPN who has covered the auto racing for NASCAR Countdown and NASCAR Now since 2015.
Other than that, the talented news anchor is also the winner of Miss Illinois Teen USA and a semi-finalist of Miss Teen USA in 1998. Yes, it’s astounding a model doing the car race reporting. So, just who is this literal personification of beauty with the brain. Well, let’s find out, shall we?
But before, here are some interesting facts about Nicole Briscoe.
Nicole Briscoe: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Nicole Manske|
|Date of Birth||July 2, 1980|
|Birthplace||Wausau, Wisconsin, U.S.A.|
|Education||Northern Illinois University|
|Body Measurement||36-26-35 inches|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches(170cm)|
|Weight||62 kg(138 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
Briscoe, the sportscaster, was born on July 2, 1980, in Wausau, Wisconsin, the United States of America, as Nicole Manske. Briscoe belongs to the white ethnicity and holds the American nationality. There is no information about her parent’s names. Not only the parents but nothing on the siblings are also available.
Age and Measurements
Since Nicole was born in 1980, she is 40 years as of 2020. She was born under the sign of Cancer. Like her sign suggests, she is loyal, emotional, and moody. Moving on, Briscoe has a curvy figure of 36-26-35 inches.
Likewise, she is 5 feet 7 inches(170 cm) tall and weighs about 62 kg(138 lbs). At her prime, she won a beauty pageant, so maintaining a fit body is a must for her. Anything on the shoe and dress size will be updated soon. She has naturally curly hair with an auburn color. Also, Nicole has attractive green colored eyes.
Early Life and Education
Nicole was born in the states, spending most of her childhood there with the family and siblings. Her early life was pretty decent, with most of the needs being fulfilled with ease. There was a keen interest to be part of the modeling world for Nicole, but things changed with time.
Also, talking about her education, Nicole graduated from Hononegah High School in 1998. During high school, she was a cheerleader with Danica Patrick, who is a car racer. Later she enrolled at Northern Illinois University to study journalism.
Nicole Briscoe: Career and ESPN
Before Nicole pursued her career in journalism, she was a former beauty pageant winner. During her college days, Nicole participated in Miss Illinois Teen USA in 1998 and won the title. Following the event, the young Briscoe took part in the Miss Teen USA pageant and entered the top ten.
Likewise, she came third in the evening gown contest and seventh in a swimsuit contest. But after her graduation, Nicole solely focused on her journalism career. While she was at Northern Illinois University, Nicole got her first job at Northern Illinois for WREX-TV. She was an intern at NBC station.
After that, she moved to WANE-TV as a general assignment reporter in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Later in April 2004, she moved to WISH-TV. There she covered news related to Indianapolis 500, the NBA’s Indiana Pacers, United States Grand Prix, and so on. She was even a part of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network.
But young Nicole left WISH-TV to join Speed Channel in 2006. Likewise, Briscoe worked as a co-host of The Speed Report, a Sunday motorsports program from July 1, 2006, to January 27, 2008.
From 2008-2014, Nicole worked as a co-host of the NASCAR pre-race on ESPN/ABC. As of now, the young sportscaster is working as a SportsCenter anchor for ESPN Channel since 2015.
Net Worth and Income
As of 2020, the sportscaster has an estimated net worth of $500,000. She has successfully collected a massive amount from her career as a news anchor and reporter. Being part of ESPN surely does justice to her hard work and achievements.
Also, the sportscaster in the states earns an average amount of $76,291 annually. And considering her experience and caliber, Nicole’s salary is more than that.
However, the 40-year-old has not disclosed any information regarding her salary and income. Also, there is no information about endorsements and deals done.
Whatever might be the case, she is undoubtedly living a lavish life with her husband and children in the states.
Personal Life: Husband and Children
How beautiful would it be if a race car reporter marries with the race car driver? Well, the fairy tale is a reality. The current sportscaster and former beauty pageant winner is now a married woman.
Nicole is married to her longtime boyfriend, Ryan Briscoe, who is an IndyCar series driver. The couple met in 2005 at the pit when Nicole was covering the news.
After a few months, they bumped into each other again and began dating, and as we know, the rest is history. Likewise, the beautiful couple tied the knots on December 21, 2009, in Maui, Hawaii.
They held a lavish wedding ceremony where they treated their guests to a traditional luau celebration. After the wedding ceremony, their guests were treated to a club-like ‘after-party’ featuring a 12-foot ice martini bar and many more.
The happy couple welcomed their first daughter named Finley Briscoe, on December 5, 2013. After three years later, another child, Blake James Briscoe, was added to their family on July 2, 2016.
As of today, the family of four is living a lavish life in Farmington. Moreover, both of the pair have stayed away from controversies and affairs.
If you want to know about the past relationship with Nicole Briscoe, then there is nothing available. It seems she was more focused on her career before meeting her husband.
Social Media Presence
Amidst her hectic schedule in front of the camera, Nicole finds time for her fans as well. She is pretty active in social media. If you want to know her personal life, you can follow it.
Twitter– 36k Followers
Instagram– 20k Followers