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Amanda Balionis is among the popular American sports reporter, who covers golf news all over the world. A well-respected name in the sporting community, Balionis is working with CBS Sports and also has taken interviews of maximum high players of golf like Tiger Woods, John Rahm, Paige Spiranac, and Jim Herman, among others.
|June 29, 1985
|Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
|Father: Tony Balionis
Mother: Dana Balionis
|5 feet 5 inches
Amanda was born on June 29, 1985. Balionis’ birthplace is Pittsburgh, located in Pennsylvania, United States. She was born to Tony Balionis who was her father and Dana Balionis who was her mother.
Grandparents of Amanda had their very own golf course and along with that, they loved playing golf. This increased their keen interest in Amanda about Golf and during her childhood, she wanted to become a golf player. At the instance when Amanda was 8-9 years old, she received training in Golf and she also played as a junior player of Golf.
After a few years, Tony and Dana along with Amanda shifted to Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Here, Amanda received her higher education. Balionis attended her high school from Township Manheim High school. She completed her graduation and later she planned of applying in
Hofstra University for Broadcast Journalism. At this time she got more into journalism and initiated her internship from CBS2, and ABC News Now, additionally also from New York Islanders, and New York Jets.
The golf reporter Amanda currently is 36 years old. Moreover, her zodiac sign is Gemini as her birth month is June. Alongside, her hair is Black and Brown in color and her eyes are the same as her hair color that is Black and Brown. Isn’t that just lovely?
Amanda’s height is 5 feet 5 inches. Moreover, the reporter weighs 57 Kgs, and her body measurements are 36-26-37 inches. Do you know what Amanda prefers to keep her maintained? Let us tell you, she does Yoga that keeps her fit and healthy.
Amanda turned out to be WRHU Radio, also The Chronicles Newspaper Team, and also the Association of Women in Communications At Hofstra University. Furthermore, Balionis got her job as a reporter at Lancaster Newspaper.
After this, Amanda initiated her job as Volleyball Commenter and also presented as a reporter at MSG Varsity. At the time from 2011-2016, Amanda flawlessly worked as an anchor and as well as a reporter at the PGA Tour, due to which CBS Sports took Amanda for their Golf Team.
Amanda has set up a history of turning out to be the initial correspondent of social media for the Super Bowl in 2019. Some of the commercials are executed by Amanda for the Supreme Golf app.
Daughters are always close to their fathers and everyone Amanda too was close to her father Tony. Her parents had an accident in 2016. It took a lot of Courage for Amanda to come out of the accident of her parents and eventually after a year in 2017 she spoke about it along with her fan following and friends.
After 2 years in 2018, her father left the world. This really made Amanda mentally poor and depressed. This made her mentally ill and her body started changing, she gained weight because of the disorder of her eating style. Lastly, Amanda got help from a therapist and doctor that helped her to come out from this mental problem.
Talking about her love relationship, she never made it public but later in 2020, Amanda from her Instagram Post revealed her mystery boyfriend, and guess what it is none other than Bryn Renner, a former University of North Carolina quarterback. Along with that Amanda also thanked Bryn for being always supportive and a motivator too.
The beautiful reporter is also active on social networking sites. She has her official Instagram, and Twitter account. With around 181k followers on Instagram (balconies) and around 126k followers on Twitter (@Amanda_Balionis), she has a huge fan following. She often keeps updating herself to her fans from social sites.
Amanda is among the most-watched and followed sports reporters. She has been able to gain massive fans throughout her TV career and also has a handsome income from her profession. It is estimated that her net worth is $1 million. Her salary is approximately $38k to $150k annually.