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Allie Clifton [Author] Facts- Wiki, Age, Family, Married, Husband, Height

Last Updated : January 14, 2022

Quick Info→Age (2022): 34 Years OldHusband/Spouse: Jason Kalson
Allie Clifton Author Facts

Who is Allie Clifton?

Allie Clifton has been an American studio host since 2018 for L.A Lakers on Spectrum SportsNet. She is also a famous sports journalist and a formal college basketball player.

Before hosting for L.A. Lakers, she worked as Cleveland Cavalier secondary reporter for Fox Sports Ohio. 

Being a member of the Cavaliers broadcast team, the journalist has won a pair of Emmy Awards and Lower Great Lakes in 2018.

At her college, she was the captain for Toledo Rockets, the university’s female basketball team. 

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Short Bio

On January 30, 1988, the journalist was born in Van Wert, Ohio. Every year on January 30, she celebrates her birthday. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.  

Her childhood was spent in Van Wert, Ohio. As born in America, her nationality is American and is Caucasian by ethnicity. As of 2022, Clifton is 34 years old. 

Family and Education

Allie is the daughter of Kim and Bill Clifton. She grew up with Corey Clifton, her younger brother, and Abbie Clifton, her older sister.

Her father used to play soccer at Wooster, while her mother was a basketball player at Northwest Ohio Lima branch.

On the occasion of Fathers Day, she posted a picture on Twitter of her and her dad, captioning, The dance I shared with my father on my Wedding Day…No moment can compare! Happy father’s Day to you.

Not only her father, but she also wishes her mother on Mother’s Day with the beautiful picture with the caption My forever favorite capture Happy Mother’s Day, mom! I love you!!. She loves her family and has an unbreakable bond.

Later she enrolled in the University of Toledo for her higher education, majoring in Sports Analysis and Communications.

Moreover, she played basketball in her university and was the captain of Toledo Rockets, the female basketball team from 2006-2010. 

Her Career History

Allie graduated from her university and started her broadcasting career as a sports newscaster for ABC, linked with WTVG channel 13. However, in 2012 she joined the Cavaliers broadcast team.

Later she began co-hosting in 2017, along with Cavaliers player Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye for the show “ROAD TRIPPIN,” where NBA players and other famous personalities were featured.

She was the secondary reporter for Fox Sports Ohio, but in 2018, she decided to leave this broadcast along with the Cavaliers because she had a great offer in her hand which she could not miss. 

After that, she takes the job of hosting L.A. Laker telecasts. She had moved out of her hometown and is currently living in Los Angeles. She has a closet named Allie closet on Poshmark. 

Who is Allie Clifton’s Husband?

The journalist found her significant other at Toledo University. She married Jason Kalson, who works as a basketball coach for the school’s basketball team. This couple tied the knot on August 31, 2013. 

Clifton often shares her and her husband’s photos on social media platforms. Moreover, in one of the interviews with Coaches Corner, she was asked the most difficult thing for her.

She quickly replied being away from her husband was the most difficult thing for her adding, it is not easy to have to live away from the love of your life for 7+ months of the year.

She even shared a picture with her husband on Instagram on February 9, 2014, with the caption Missing my man TOO MUCH right now! with tag #3MoreDays #AllStarBreak, etc. which show that their schedule is tight and they don’t spend much time together.  

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Allie Clifton On Her Wedding (Source: Instagram)

Recently, this couple seems to focus on their career as they share a post related to their career rather than a personal post.  

Physical Appearance

As a basketball player and a sports journalist, Allie is 5 feet and 11 inches tall. She has a unique eye color, i.e., blue. Her weight is 67 kg.  

As an athletic, she has a perfect body that anyone can dream of. She has very fair skin. Her hair is of medium length with blonde color. 

How Much is Allie Clifton Net Worth?

The sports journalist might not earn as much as the players, but they earn a pretty huge amount of money. As a reporter in Fox sport, Cavaliers, and later in LA Laker, Allie Clifton has earned lots of money. 

For the past few years, her career has been taking a new height, and her net worth is growing sharply, earning $1 million – $5million as of 2022.

Other Interesting Facts and Trivia About Allie Clifton:

  • She was the Dunkin Donuts Ambassador in Cleveland. 
  • She also has a diploma, apart from her graduation and masters. 
  • She sometimes comments on baseball and hockey. 
  • In her grade 7 she chooses swimming over basketball. 
  • Her favorite sports are baseball, volleyball, swimming and basketball.  

Major Sources/ References
1. Wikipedia
2. Twitter

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