Chris Murray Profile
Chris Murray is an American sports anchor who is working at KRNV. He joined the KRNV sports net team in September 2018 after 16 years of covering local sports for the Reno Gazette-Journal.
Chris Murray Career
He began working as an intern at RGJ in 2002 and while he was still at the station, he held positions such as sports columnist, Nevada Wolf Pack beat writer, and assistant sports editor till 2018 when he left the station.
In addition, his work has received recognition widely across Northern Nevada and has been honored twenty-one times since 2011 by the Nevada Press Association inclusive of five first-place wins. Prior to being honored by the Associated Press Sports Editors six times as an individual, including one win, and an additional nine times in team categories. He has been a finalist for two Gannett quarterly awards.
Despite the fact that he was born in Southern California, he was brought up in Northern Nevada in 1987. He attended Douglas High School where he graduated in 2000 and later on he proceeded to the university. Additionally, he attended the University of Nevada, Reno where he earned a master’s degree in journalism in the year 2007.
In 2007, he was the Reynolds School of Journalism Graduate Student of the Year. Furthermore, in 2014, his master’s thesis “Barry Bonds and Lance Armstrong: Framing and race in the sports pages” was published. The book “Out of Bounds: Racism and the Black Athlete.” He co-authored “Gender’s role in the perception of credibility, persuasiveness, likability, and quality of sports column,” which was published in the Journal of Communication.
Furthermore, his articles have appeared in the Basketball Times, Lindy’s Magazine, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, and many other national publications. Prior to him being one of the only three journalists in the country to be voted in every Associated Press Top 25 poll in football and men’s basketball since 2012. Additionally, he has worked at The University of Nevada where he served as an adjunct professor.
Quick Facts About Chris Murray
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Chris Murray Age
Murray was born on August 9 and he celebrates his birthday on the 9th of August every year. However, he has not disclosed the year when he was born as he is private about his personal life. However, he might be in his 30s.
Chris Murray Height
Murray stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Chris Murray Family
Information regarding Murray’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Chris Murray Wife
Murray is married to May Murray. Together the couple has been blessed with children who they named Lexi and Dominic; and St. Bernard, Ripley. He resides in Sparks together with his family.
Chris Murray Salary
Being one of the top journalists for KRNV, Murray earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Chris Murray Net Worth
Murray has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a sports anchor.
Chris Murph KULR
At KULR Murphy works alongside;
- Kirsten Moran
- Joe Hart
- Shelby Sheehan
- TAYLOR WINKEL
- CHELSEA AARON
- Jenee’ Ryan
- Ben Margiott
- ZAC SLOTEMAKER
- Madison Macay
- Alex Margulies