Zach Harig Biography
Zach Harig is an American journalist currently serving as a sports anchor & reporter at WXMI-TV Fox 17 in his hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Harig grew up locally near Dorr in Allegan County and he attended Hopkins High School. During his high school days, he assisted the FOX 17 sports team for more than two years. In addition, Harig became a freelance sports cameraman for the station at the age of 18.
After finishing high school, Zach joined the University of Toledo, where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Media Communication. Zach’s career in journalism kicked off at the age of 15 when he was an intern at WXMI-Fox 17 & their sports department. He also learned how to shoot, edit & script.
After his writing experiences for Rivals and different websites, Harig got a job writing One On One Kicking. While there, he traveled to different places including Mobile, Alabama to interview NFL kickers and punters as well as write articles about them during training.
Moreover, Zach is also familiar with doing play-by-play for football, baseball, and basketball due to his experience with Michigan Sports Radio at the age of 17. Besides, he was also play-by-play for WXUT 88.3 FM in Toledo for their hoe football, baseball, and basketball games.
Furthermore, Harig worked as a reporter and producer for four years for Toledo’s Buckeye Cable Sports Network. At Buckeye Cable Sports Network, he was a production assistant, he helped with the setting up/tear down of cameras, cables, and equipment as well as keeping stats during the games.
Zach worked his way up to become a cameraman, few months later, he was running audio five nights a week for the flagship program, Sports Nightly. Moreover, in December 2015, at the age of 19, Zach became an on-camera play-by-play for BCSN. In February 2018, Harig accepted a full-time offer to become a Sports Reporter and Producer at the station.
At the age of 20, Zach made his debut on ESPN3 as a color commentator for Toledo Rockets Baseball. Additionally, at the age of 20, Harig worked his way through Fox Sports North & Fox Sports Wisconsin for ‘Northwoods League.’
In April 2016, Harig became the owner/publisher of the new Toledo site on the Scout Network, as he transitioned from Rivals. In his spare time, Harig enjoys time with his family and friends, watching any of the Detroit sports play on television, as well as attending local sporting events.
Zach Harig Age
How old is Zach? Zach grew up locally near Dorr in Allegan County. He went to Hopkins high school. However, information concerning his actual age and when he was born is not available at the moment. It is also not known when he celebrates his birthday. We will update this information as soon as it’s available in the public domain. Nonetheless, Zach’s nationality is American and he belongs to the white ethnicity.
Zach Harig Family
Harig was born and raised in the United States of America. However, he has managed to keep his personal life low-key. He has not shared any information regarding his childhood, parents, and siblings publicly. We will update this section as soon as the information is available.
Zach Harig Wife
Is Zach married? Zach has not disclosed any information about his marital status. It is also not known if he has any kids. However, we are keeping tabs close to keep you updated as soon as possible.
Zach Harig Height
Harig stands approximately at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall with a moderate weight.
Zach Harig Salary
Harig receives an average annual salary of between $38,840 -$110,500.
Zach Harig Net Worth
How much is Zach worth? Zach has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. His primary source of income is his career as a sports anchor.