Heidi Watney is an American sportscaster at the MLB network. Her husband also works for the MLB. She is known for her work with the New England Sports Network and Time Warner Cable SportsNet.
Heidi Watney Wiki: Short Bio
Heidi Watney was born on 19 May 1981, to Paula and Mike Watney. She went to Clovis West High School in Fresno. In high school, she was involved in various extra-curricular activities like diving, hurdles, cheerleading, and gymnastics.
Heidi was awarded the National Merit Scholarship during her university years. She graduated from the University of San Diego under an academic scholarship in 2003.
Heidi Watney’s career before MLB
Heidi has worked in different news channels prior to her MLB career. She has served the New England Sports News in Boston, Time Warner Cable Sports Net in Los Angeles and also other two networks in Fresno.
Heidi worked as a sports talk show host for Fresno-based ESPN Radio 1430 KFIG and as a weekend sports anchor for KMPH-TV. She also worked as a host of The Rex Sox Report and The Ultimate Red Sox Show for NESN, a Boston- based regional sports network. She gained good exposure from her NESN career which started in May 2008.
Heidi was hired to work as a sideline reporter for Time Warner Cable SportsNet in Los Angeles. After few years in Time Warner, Watney joined MLB Network in September 2012. Currently, she hosts the show, Quick Pitch, on the network. The show started airing every weeknight since 2013.
Heidi Watney is a true epitome of beauty with brain
Heidi participated in 2002 Miss California and was titled the first runner-up. The charming lady has been blessed with a perfect figure and long slender legs.
She stands at five feet and ten inches and has body measurements of 32-24-36 inches. Her blonde hair and sexy smile make her look even more attractive.
Her phenomenal looks were featured in Dropkick Murphy’s 2011 music video – Going Out in Style.
Heidi Watney has been married to her husband for two years
Heidi Watney has been linked with few sportspersons in the past as her work relates to spending time with them.
She was once linked with Jake Peavy, a baseball player. Later, in 2008, she was also seen with Jason Varitek. Further, in 2009, she was linked with Nick Green.
However, she cleared all the rumors by getting married to her boyfriend, Mike Wickham. The two got married on 31st December of 2014.
Mike is a baseball executive in MLB. Heidi updates her Instagram with pictures of her husband time to time.