John Holcomb Biography
John Holcomb is an American journalist who is working for KWTV-DT as the sports director of the News On 6 sports team since September 1999. He joined the News 9 team in November 1995. Additionally, he has served the station for more than 2 and a half decades.
How Old is John Holcomb?
Holcomb manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday and how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his 50s.
John Holcomb Height / Measurements
Holcomb is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
John Holcomb Partner/ Wife
Holcomb exchanged vows with his wife, Jeanna. The couple has two daughters together. They reside in Oklahoma. Regardless, he manages to keep information regarding them away from the public. However, we will update information about his spouse once it’s available.
John Holcomb Kids / Children
Holcomb has two daughters with his wife; Melody and Maggie. Both his daughters serve as members of New Beginnings Church in Bixby. Nonetheless, he manages to keep information regarding his kids away from the limelight. However, we will update this information about his children once it’s available.
John Holcomb Family / Relatives
Holcomb manages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Additionally, he shares no information regarding whether he has any siblings or not. We will update this information once it’s available.
John Holcomb Education
Upon completion of his high school education, Holcomb went on to join Oklahoma Baptist University. After completing his undergraduate studies on May 1988, he became its alumnus with a Bachelor’s degree in journalism. Further, he attended the college via a basketball scholarship.
John Holcomb Career
Holcomb serves KWTV-DT as the sports director of the News On 6 sports team since September 1999. He joined the News 9 team in November 1995. Additionally, he has served the station for more than 2 and a half decades. Further, he serves as a co-host of the statewide “Oklahoma Ford Sports Blitz” alongside News 9 Sports Director Dean Blevins on Sundays.
Moreover, he serves as a weeknight anchor of the weeknight sportscasts for News On 6 at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. During the season of high school football, he serves as an anchor of the “Oklahoma Ford Friday Football Blitz,” Tulsa’s high school football program. In addition to that, he served radio station in Shawnee, KGFF, and at the Oklahoma News Network prior to Texas.
Furthermore, he served in Sherman, Texas at KXII-TV as a news reporter since 1989. Later, in April 1991 he went on to serve KSWO-TV in Lawton as a weekend sports anchor. In January 1993, he was dubbed sports director at KFDA-TV in Amarillo, Texas. Further, he is commencing his 16th season as the radio color analyst for OSU football.
Also, he commences his 14th season as the analyst for OSU men’s basketball on the Cowboy Sports Network. To boot, he has served as a play-by-play for Cox high school football and basketball broadcasts. In 2001, 2002, 2011, and 2019 the National Sports Media Association dubbed him the Oklahoma Sportscaster of the Year.
On a side note, he enjoys basketball, golf, tennis, and, in his remarks, “about anything else that requires some coordination without total physical exhaustion. My wife, Jeanna, and I fell in love with northeastern Oklahoma and the people who live here. It’s really a privilege to work in an area of the country where there are such quality people who just happen to be so passionate about sports.”
Holcomb works with KWTV-DT where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Lacie Lowry
- Robin Marsh
- Karl Torp
- Bobbie Miller
- Lisa Monahan
- Sylvia Corkill
- Storme Jones
- Tevis Hillis
- Cassie Heiter
How Much Does John Holcomb Earn?
Holcomb receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
How Much is John Holcomb Worth?
Through Holcomb’s career as a sports director, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
John Holcomb Facebook, Twitter
Holcomb is active on his social media accounts. He has about 1.9K followers on his Facebook Page and about 7639 followers on his Twitter account.