Jon Weiner, popularly known by his stage name Stugotz is a multi-talented American sports talk show anchor; best known for his regular appearances on ESPN’s The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz, as well as, Weekend Observations. He is a graduate of English/Communications from Clark University located in Worcester, Massachusetts. While in College, Weiner was an interesting lacrosse player and he represented Clark University in the Pilgrim League. He finished his college career leading in goals per game, highest season points and was named to the league’s All-Star Team. Learn more about the amazing dude below.
Stugotz – Jon Weiner’s Bio
Jon Weiner was born in the late ’80s in Long Island, Port Washington in New York. While his birth date is not known, Weiner’s nationality is American and he belongs to the white ethnicity. When was growing up, stugotz was a big fan of the American radio show titled Mike and the Mad Dog; he soon developed an interest in pursuing a career as a talk show host when he grows up. He attended Clark University where he graduated from with an English/Communications degree in 1995. While he was at Clark, Weiner was a top lacrosse player, he competed in the Pilgrim League Division III lacrosse conference in 1992. He finished his college career as the second in scoring, he held the school record for highest goals per game, and was named to the All-Star team.
Upon graduation, Weiner adopted the name Stugotz as his stage name while he interned for Madison Square Garden, Manhattan with the New York Rangers and New York Knicks. After a while, he transferred to South Florida where he continued his internship with the Miami Dolphins and Miami Marlins. Soon after he completed his internship, along with his friends, he founded the South Miami radio station called WAXY or 790 The Ticket, now owned by Entercom. He also belongs to the Miccosukee Sports Wrap at the time.
On joining ESPN, Stugotz became a co-anchor of the ESPN morning radio show titled Weekend Observations alongside Mike Golic Jr. Together the duo also hosted several fantasy specials. He hosted ESPNEWS Aircheck and in 2004; alongside Dan Le Batard, he started a sports talk show called The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz. The show airs on ESPN Radio as well as ESPNEWS 10 AM to 1 PM. It garnered much popularity in Miami and America at large, thus bringing the duo to the limelight.
Following their brilliant performances, Dan Le Batard and Stugotz ranked No 6 on Talkers.com list of the 100 Most Important Sports Talk Show Hosts in America in 2015. Similarly, Barrett Sports Media named their show as one of the top 20 national sports radio shows the same year. The following year, Miami New Times honored Stugotz as the Best AM Radio Personality. Their show was later moved to ESPN2 in 2017 and on June 28, 2018, the duo announced the signing of a multi-year deal for the show with ESPN.
Additionally, Stugotz has been featured regularly on other ESPN sports shows including First Take and Highly Questionable. His other shows include SportCentre, and Golic & Wingo.
Net Worth – How Much is Stugotz Worth?
The amazing sportscaster and talk show host has been outstanding since the inception of his career. He has been active in the gig for over two decades, thus amassing huge wealth for himself. While his current salary earnings are not known, Stugotz’ net worth is currently estimated to be around $2 million. He earns his net worth from his gig as a sports talk satire and other endeavors.
Marriage – Who is His Wife?
Stugotz has won the heart of many ladies with his exceptional talk show prowess. In addition to his blossoming career, the star is also successful in his love life. He is a loving husband and a proud father of two amazing daughters. He tied the knot with his soul mate Abby Weiner whom he met several years ago. After a successful relationship, the couple got hitched on July 14, 2002. Together they have a set of twin daughters.
However, Stugotz has always kept his family away from the media circus. He hasn’t shared any details with regards to his family, his daughters, and their names. His marriage has been blossoming for over sixteen years now and there is no sign of marital issues or divorce yet.
Height: How Tall is Stugotz?
Stugotz is a very handsome dude with an outstanding personality. In addition, he has a masculine bodybuild and an average height. However, his height cannot be ascertained at the moment. He has brown eyes and dark brown hair. His weight and body measurements are also unknown.