John Holcomb Profile
John Holcomb is an American sports director, reporter, and anchor working for News On 6. He joined the station’s sports team in November 1995.
John Holcomb Education
Holcomb attended Oklahoma Baptist University on a basketball scholarship, graduating with a degree in journalism in May 1988.
John Holcomb Career
Holcomb is a sports director, reporter, and anchor at News On 6. He joined the station in November 1995. Holcomb has held a sports director since September 1999. He anchors a weeknight sportscast at 6 pm and co-hosts “Oklahoma Ford Sports Blitz” on Sunday nights alongside Sports Director Dean Blevins. Holcomb also anchors the “Oklahoma Ford Friday Football Blitz” during high school football season like Tulsa’s high school football show.
Prior to joining KXII-TV in Sherman, Texas in 1989 and working as a news reporter, he served at the Oklahoma News Network and at a radio station in Shawnee at KGFF. In April 1991, he moved to Lawton at KSWO-TV where he worked as a weekend sports anchor. He was named sports director at KFDA-TV in Amarillo, Texas in 1993.
He is entering his 14th season as the analyst for OSU men’s basketball on the Cowboy Sports Network and his 16th season as the radio color analyst for OSU football. Holcomb also did play-by-play broadcasts for Cox high school basketball and football. In 2001, 2002, 2011, and 2019 the National Sports Media Association named him the Oklahoma Sportscaster of the Year. During his free time, he loves playing tennis, golf, as well as basketball.
John Holcomb Age
Holcomb’s age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old he is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 40’s.
Quick Facts About Holcomb
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
John Holcomb News on 6
At News on 6 Holcomb works alongside;
- Steve McGehee
- Dean Blevins
- Lee Benson
- Dusty Dvoracek
- Dan Hawk
- Jonathan Huskey
John Holcomb Height
Holcomb stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
John Holcomb Family
Information regarding Holcomb’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
John Holcomb Wife
Holcomb is married to his wife Jeanna. The two have two daughters, Melody and Maggie. Holcomb and his family are members of New Beginnings Church in Bixby.
John Holcomb Salary
Being one of the top journalists for News on 6 Holcomb earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
John Holcomb Net Worth
Holcomb has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a sports director, reporter, and anchor.