Lindsay Casinelli is a seasoned sports journalist, anchor, and sportscaster of Venezuelan descent. She is well known as the host of Republica Deportiva, a sports show televised weekly and co-host of popular weeknight show Contacto Deportivo. Both shows are broadcasted on the Univision television network. Casinelli is a recipient of an Emmy Award for her contributions to journalism, Read on as we reveal more about the Venezuelan journalist, including who she is married to and facts about her you did not know before.
Lindsay Casinelli’s Bio
The talented Journalist was born in Venezuela on September 3, 1985. She had her elementary and high school education in Venezuela. By the time she turned 16 in 2001, Lindsay relocated to the United States of America. She was admitted into the California State University where she graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. It was reported that she had wanted to study Dentistry but lost interest in it after attending a class in Journalism while at the university.
Casinelli started off her career as a journalist by working as the host of Angels in Action. The show was a weekly program produced by the Los Angeles Angels, a baseball sports franchise based in California. The team competes alongside other teams in Major League Baseball popularly called MLB.
Lindsay Casinelli also started hosting El Show de Los Lakers, a weekly show for Los Angeles Lakers, which aired on KMEX channel of Univision. Hosting the show made her the first female sports anchor to anchor for the channel. The following year, a firm employed her as a reporter. While at the firm, she didn’t report sports, instead, she reported the news.
Popular United States-based TV sports network, ESPN, hired Casinelli in 2010 as a freelance journalist for side reporting. She was later promoted to anchor the show Viernes de Combates. Presently, she works as a sportscaster for Univision – a job she took up shortly after moving to Miami in 2012. Her childhood dream of being at the World Cup which she shared with her father came to pass when she was selected as part of the reporters for Univision Deportes to cover the 2014 World cup held in Brazil.
Who Is Her Husband?
The 33-year-old journalist is married to her long-time lover Miguel Angel Garcia. Miguel is a producer of sporting events on television, it’s no wonder they ended up together. The duo got engaged in December 2016 and got married in a wedding ceremony that hosted family and friends in 2018. The couple has two sons together and maintains a small family of four.
Facts About Lindsay Casinelli
The Emmy Award-winning journalist, despite being born and raised in Venezuela, spent her adult life in the United States. She is of Latino ethnicity as both of her parents are Latinos.
- Body Measurements
Lindsay Casinelli stands at a height of about 5ft 3in which is equivalent to 1.6metres. She doesn’t weigh so much either as she has a commensurate weight of 52kg. The pretty journalist has a good body physique and attractive figure with a bust, hips and waist measurements of 33 inches, 34 inches, and 24 inches respectively.
- Net Worth
The popular journalist is believed to have amassed a significant amount of wealth from her career in the field. Her wealth is pegged at an estimate of over $1 million which she earned working as a side reporter, show host, and sportscaster.
The TV personality with respect to her country of origin is believed to be a devout Catholic. Venezuela as a country and South America as a continent have the majority of its populace who are Catholics. She was born into a Catholic family. Casinelli has not publicly defected to any other religion but maintains her faith as a Christian.
Asides her immediate family which consists of her husband, Miguel Angel Garcia, and her two sons, Casinelli has other family members who are not quite known publicly. It is believed that her parents are still very much alive and well but their identity and names are not known to us at this time. Lindsay has only one sibling who happens to be her brother. His name is also not known.