Chris Long Biography
Chris Long is an American journalist who works for KSTP-TV as a weekend sports anchor and reporter. In March 2010, he became a member of 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS.
How old is Chris Long? – Age
He was born in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan region. His date of birth is unknown.
Where did Chris Long go to school? – Education
Chris graduated from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor of Journalism degree, where he played lacrosse and hockey and was a founder member of the Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity at Mizzou.
Long’s Wife – Family
He has a wife. He and his wife have a daughter together.
What is Long Salary?
His salary is under review.
Long Net Worth
He receives a predicted net worth of $2 million.
Chris Long Career
On a regular basis, he may be heard as a guest host on 1500ESPN Radio. Chris began his career as a sports anchor at KDLH-TV in Duluth and has spent the most of his professional life there. Chris previously worked at WBBH in Ft. Myers, Florida, as a sports director and anchor. He’s lived and worked in Indianapolis and Columbia, Missouri, in addition to San Diego. As a freelancer for ESPN’s “Outside The Lines,” he got his first TV gig.
For DMA 15’s ABC affiliate, Chris Long anchors weekend sportscasts. For weekday sportscasts, he also organizes and puts together content based on stories and individuals. In a six-person department, he also aids in short- and long-term planning.
He also serves as a stand-in for production, editing, and photography as needed. He also presents live broadcasts of various in-house produced Minnesota State High School League Championship events.
Long progressed from Sports Reporter and Photographer to Weekend Sports Anchor and finally Sports Director. He oversaw news collecting, personnel scheduling, budgeting, and general planning for a 6-person department. He also worked as a sportscaster, producing, editing, and anchoring. He primarily operated as a one-man-band in putting together news-driven sports tales. I also designed and hosted a half-hour weekly prep football magazine show.