Samantha Steele Biography

Published on : 31 July, 2015

Facts of Samantha Steele

Birth Name Samantha Sainte-Claire Ponder
Famous Name Samantha Steele
Father Jerry Steele
Mother Cindi Steele
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Birth Place/City Phoenix, Arizona
Working For TV shows
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Affair with Christian Ponder
Boyfriend Christian Ponder
Married Yes
Married to Christian Ponder (m. 2012)
Children 1
Divorce N/A
Date of Birth: 1985 December 11
Age: 31 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Birth Sign:: sagittarius

Samantha Sainte-Claire Ponder / Steele, known as Samantha Ponder, is an American sportscaster by profession currently working as the sideline reporter for the ESPN college football and basketball. She has started her career as a researcher assistant at ABC- TV on the college football studio show followed by her work in numerous channels such as Liberty Flames Sports Television Network, Fox Sports Net and Fox College Sports.

Born on December 11, 1985 at Phoenix, Arizona, she was determined to be a sports broadcaster from a very young age. Being the daughter of a couch, she was familiar with games and its techniques. Beside this, she was a volleyball player during her high school. She did her high school from Central High School in Phoenix. After high school, she went to The King’s College in New York but later transferred to Liberty University as she was offered a job as sideline reporter at Liberty Flames sports television network. She currently resides in Austin, Texas.

Talking about her personal life, she is a happily married woman. Her boyfriend turned husband, Christian Ponder, is an American football quarterback player for Minnesota Vikings. The couple had an affair for quite few years and in 2012, they tied a knot. Samantha got pregnant with a beautiful baby girl. They named her Bowden Sainte-Claire. It was named after Christian’s coach Bobby Bowden at Florida State.  

Though this reporter does not have many rumors and controversies to be talked about but there are some news which kept everyone in shock. Samantha and Christian Viking's marriage was one of the hot topics to be discussed at the time. As the couple got married promptly and new flashed out only after their marriage. Even their family members and friends were unknown about it. The gorgeous reporter came in highlights for her marriage rather than her work.

The tall and smart sportscaster is a total fitness freak and very serious when it comes to her health and figure which can be seen clearly in her hot bikini pictures. She is also very conscious about her dress up which makes her look pretty every time when she is on camera. She is a very down to earth person who knows how to behave appropriately with people. She travels a lot as part of her job and she enjoys it a lot.  She becomes very annoyed by her critics in Twitter to which she handles them with her witty responses. There are no information disclosed about her net worth or about her salary but it’s sure she earns good money in relation to her fame.

To know more about Samantha Ponder / Steele, she can be followed on different social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Wikipedia. Besides, there are different sites which provide a brief biography on her.


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