Pete Byrne Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, WSBT, Net Worth, Salary

Pete Byrne is an American Sports director, host, reporter, and anchor working at WSBT 22 News in South Bend, Indiana since 2006

Pete Byrne Biography

Pete Byrne is an American Sports director, host, reporter, and anchor working at WSBT 22 News in South Bend, Indiana. He joined the station in 2006 as a sports director.

Pete Byrne Education

He went to high school at Trinity. While there, he played basketball, baseball, and just a little soccer. He says that he was the goalie. From there, he joined the University of Notre Dame in 1995 to pursue his career course. After completing his studies there, he graduated with a degree in Film, Television, and Theater in 1999. During his time in college, he was the equipment manager for the hockey and football programs, spending thousands of hours behind the scenes. In addition to that, he is a member of the Notre Dame monogram club.

Pete Byrne Career

Byrne is a sports reporter, host, anchor, and director at WSBT 22 News in South Bend, Indiana. He brings his passion and unique perspective for sports to viewers every night, as WSBT 22’s sports director. He has over two decades of experience in sports journalism where he has covered the college football national championship, the Final Four, the Frozen Four, the PGA Tour, playoffs in all four major sports, the World Series, as well as Super Bowl.

Prior to joining WSBT 22 News team, he worked for KVLY-TV in Blanchard, North Dakota. While there, he served the station as a sports anchor and host. He also worked for KEYC-TV in North Mankato, Minnesota as a sports anchor and reporter for two years. His career also took him to Minneapolis, MN to work at WCCO-TV as a sports producer. He served there for one after leaving Midwest Sports Channel in Minneapolis, MN where he worked for two years as a freelancer.

Byrne is happy to be back home and working covering his beloved Fighting Irish, along with all his other favorite local teams including the Blackhawks, Bears, and Cubs. He also enjoys covering some of the best high school sports around, including Hoosier Hysteria, the best high school basketball in the country if he is to be asked. During his leisure time, he likes watching sports, golfing, and going to the gym.

Pete Byrne Age

Byrne was born in South Bend, Indiana. He likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 40s

Pete Byrne
Pete Byrne

Pete Byrne Height

Byrne stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.

Pete Byrne Family

Byrne was born and raised in South Bend, Indiana. He has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if he has any siblings.

Pete Byrne Wife

Byrne is married to his wife Jen. Together they are blessed with their children, Nicki Byrne, Jack Byrne, and Izzy Byrne. On August 30, 2010, they also welcomed a healthy baby boy, John Robert Byrne. John was born 9 lbs. 5 oz. at 6:52 a.m.

Pete Byrne Net Worth

Byrne has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as a Sports director.

Pete Byrne Salary

Byrne earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Byrne’s Awards

Throughout his journalism career, he has won several awards and honors working at WSBT 22, including for his coverage of Notre Dame football. Two years in a row, in 2014 and 2015, the Associated Press was recognized for the best sports report in Indiana. In addition to that, the South Bend Community School Corporation awarded him in 2018 with the Forrest “Woody” Miller Award for his excellence in high school media.

Pete Byrne WSBT

Byrne works at WSBT where he works alongside other famous WSBT anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Abby Weppler
  2. Jennifer Copeland
  3. John Paul
  4. Leanne Tokars
  5. Bob Montgomery
  6. Kristin Bien
  7. Paige Barnes
  8. Cari Peugeot
  9. James Parish
  10. Lynnette Grant
  11. Jessica Burns
  12. Bob Werner
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