Biography Profile / Wikipedia Information
- Lisa Byington is an American anchor, broadcaster and sports reporter originally from Chicago, Illinois.
- A pioneer in her own right, Lisa has worked very hard to make her mark in a male-dominated industry, something which has earned her a lot of respect.
Personal Life : Family Background & Education
- Lisa was born in 1976 in Chicago. She has a special bond with both of her parents and loves to share pictures of them on social media with her followers.
- When she is not working, Byington enjoys spending time with her family and friends and generally likes to keep most of her life out of the limelight save for what she shares on social media and in an ocassional interview.
- She attended Northwestern University and played both soccer and basketball for the school.
Job, Salary & Net Worth :
- Lisa began her career in Alpena, Michigan, working for the WBKB station before moving to Lansing, Michigan, where she spent several years working for the WLNS team. While working for WLNS, her main job was to cover various sports stories locally at both the high school and college levels.
- She eventually moved from Michigan and took several jobs across the country, holding multiple positions that included being a sports broadcaster, a reporter, producer and a studio host.
- Byington worked at various stations that included the likes of NSWL’s Chicago Redstars, WNBA’s Chicago Sky, FS2, FS1, ESPN, CBS Sports Network and Pac-12 Network.
- A true testament of her hard work and dedication, Lisa earned herself the honor of being named the first-ever woman to work for the Big Ten Network as one of their play-by-play announcers.
- Previously, she had worked for the Network as one of their sideline reporters during various college sports events but had never actually called a game.
- Despite walking a relatively new path as a play-by-play announcer, Lisa has shown countless times that she is an absolute professional and that she is capable of rising to the occasion when she’s needed.
Personal Life & Interesting Trivia :
- When she is not working, Lisa enjoys staying as active as possible. She has stated on her personal blog that fitness is something she has always been passionate about for a long time. She especially enjoys running and biking away from the crowded areas of the city and has admitted that although she is not in the shape she was in when she played college sports, she still works hard to make fitness and healthy eating a big part of her daily life. It is something she believes has had a positive impact on both her outside appearance and her inner health.
- It’s no secret that Byington’s work schedule is incredibly demanding, but she always manages to find a moment for herself. She enjoys taking time to pray, meditate and find the calm in an otherwise busy life. She also enjoys catching sunsets and sunrises whenever she can.
Body Info / Physical Features
Lisa Byington Measurements :
- Eye Color : Blue
- Hair Color : Blonde
- Lisa Byington Height : 5′ 6″
- Feet / Legs / Shoe Size : No confirmed information available.
- Pregnant ? : Currently, she is not expecting a baby.
Personal / Home Details
- Lisa Byington Married? : No
- Children / No of Kids : –
- Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race : White
- Nationality : American