Rece Davis Biography

Published on : 03 July, 2016

Facts of Rece Davis

Birth Name Laurece Davis
Famous Name Rece Davis
Father Jerry Davis
Mother Janice Davis
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Birth Place/City Chicago, Illinois
Net Worth $1.5 million
Weight in KG 84 kg
Married Yes
Married to Leigh Davis (m. 1993)
Children 2
Divorce N/A
Date of Birth: 1965 December 14
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Birth Sign:: sagittarius

A good Journalist must be curious, well-read, accurate, proactive researchers, skeptical, team players, thoughtful, listeners and versatile. If any journalist has all these qualities then he can be the leader of the Journalism world. In above qualities, Race Davis has proved himself one of the renowned from the world of sports journalism. He was born by his full name Laurece “Rece” Davis. He is a sports television journalist for ESPN. He serves as an anchor on SportsCenter and works as host of various other programs at network, including College GameDay football road show. He was born on the date of 1965, December 14 in Chicago, Illinois

He was grown up in the Muscle Shoals, Alabama and completed his graduation from University of Alabama in 1988. He received the Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Affairs and Broadcast News. While earning his degree at Alabama, he regularly served as a freelance television play-by-play announcer, studio host at different select media outlets within the entire state. These were the unpaid internship for him. Before landing his opportunity at ESPN, he begins his career as a general assignment reporter of WCFT-TV in Alabama, In Year 2001; he was named as an outstanding alumnus of the University of Alabama’s School of Communication and Information Sciences.  Prior working with ESPN, he also served in WRBL-TV, Columbus, Georgia as a sports reporter, weekend news anchor, and sports director. In the same Year, he also worked at WJRT-TV and this is the place he gained the huge attention of ESPN. He joined ESPN Network in 1995. After joining, he ran SportsSmash along with NBA 2 Night and RPM 2Night from Year 1996 to 1999. Currently, he has signed a contract with ESPN and running a popular TV show College GameDay and College Football Final along with the College Football Live.

When it comes to his private life, he is reserved and stable in his private life. Leigh Davis is her wife. The lovely couple celebrated their wedding in Year 1993. It is about 23 years of their married life and still their married relationship is as smooth as silk. They also had spent some blissful moments together after their marriage. There is no any issue of separation between the lovely couple. They together have their own children. His son Christopher is a baseball player at Princeton. He also has a daughter called Elizabeth. His parents are Jerry Davis and Janice Davis. He knows the importance of family; therefore he has maintained a perfect balance between his professional life and personal life. He is such a popular journalist but he never been rumored to any controversy. 

Despite 50 years of his age, he manages to look young and handsome. He has great height and weight. He is earning a fortune amount of salary by his employer. His total net worth is 1.5 million in an American dollar. He is popular on social networking sites. His fans are largely growing on Facebook and Instagram. His Twitter account is @ESPN-Rece Davis.

Tags related to Rece Davis: journalist College GameDay

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