Dan Shugart Bio, Wiki, Age, WEAR-TV, Wife, Net worth, Salary, and Twitter

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Dan Shugart Profile

Dan Shugart is an American Sports anchor and director who is currently working at WEAR-TV. He serves as a sports anchor and director. Additionally, he joined the news team in March 1981.

Dan Shugart Age

Shugart has not revealed the date, month, or year he was born. However, we will update this information as soon as it is available. However, judging from his appearance he might be in his 60s.

Dan Shugart Height

Shugart stands at an average height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.

Dan Shugart Family

Shugart’s interest in sports comes from his dad, an All-America basketball player at the Naval Academy. Like most Navy kids, Dan moved a lot as a child, living in Maryland, California (several tours), Rhode Island, Hawaii, and Virginia. He has neither disclosed the names of his parents nor those of his siblings as he likes to keep his personal life private. However, we will update this information as soon as it is available.

Dan Shugart Wife

Shugartis happily married to his loving wife Beth Bradford. He takes great pride in adding Beth’s daughters Carly and Danielle to the family as well. He likes to keep his personal life private hence, not disclosing any information regarding his Wife. Neither has he revealed any information about his children. However, research is ongoing we will update this information as soon as it is available.

Dan Shugart Career

Dan accepted a part-time position as a news reporter at Pensacola’s WBSR-Radio. He was hired by WEAR in March 1981 after serving as the play-by-play announcer for the Pensacola Wings semi-pro football club that fall. Up until he was given the position of sports director in December 1982, he worked as a weekend sports anchor and general assignment news reporter.

Dan Shugart
Dan Shugart

He entered UCLA just in time to see the final two years of the legendary John Wooden basketball dynasty after completing high school in San Diego. After playing basketball and baseball in high school, he understood that his competitive career was over when he was 19 years old. So in college, he started playing rugby and recreational volleyball. It was a smart idea to have a coed division in volleyball. Debatable was rugby, which required three knee operations.

His erratic upbringing (ten homes in 17 years) carried over into his academic career, which saw him veer from a Political Science major to Psychology, Philosophy, and finally History after developing a strong interest in the field (and after the dean of students suggested it was time for his career to move on). He earned a history degree from UCLA in 1979 despite all academic odds. Dan performed play-by-play for high school football matches on WSRE-TV in the 1980s in addition to his responsibilities at WEAR when he covered Emmitt Smith, Derrick Brooks, and the great championship teams of Pensacola’s Golden Age.

He worked as a freelance broadcaster for PJC (now PSC) baseball and basketball games on WSRE; he was the radio voice of the Pensacola Tornados professional basketball club for five years. Dan also called hockey games for the Tornados and Pensacola Ice Pilots on WEAR, and he called baseball games for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos on WEAR.

He was given the Southern League Media Award in 2015 and twice won the AP Florida Top Story Award. Moreover, he was named Florida’s broadcaster of the year by Special Olympics for his work with that organization, coached young basketball players, and joined his father in the Pensacola Sports Association Hall of Fame in 2006.

Dan Shugart Salary

Shugart has an estimated salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from his career at WEAR-TV.

Dan Shugart Net Worth

Shugart has an estimated annual Net worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from his career as a sports anchor and director.

Dan WEAR-TV Workmates

Shugart works alongside;

  1. Yona Gavino
  2. Brent Kearney
  3. Joseph Neubauer
  4. Jared Willets
  5. Allen Strum
  6. Laura Hussey
  7. Angela Brown
  8. Sue Straughn
  9. Tanner Stewart
  10. Bob Solarski

Dan Shugart Social Media Platforms

Shugart is very active on his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. He has 2.5k followers on Twitter, 436 followers on Instagram, and 1.4k followers on Facebook.

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