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Michelle Tafoya doing her job for the cameras.
Michelle Tafoya doing her job for the cameras.

Michele Tafoya (born December 17, 1964 in Manhattan Beach, California) is an American sports television reporter. Image File history File links MicheleTafoya. ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... For the Nintendo 64 emulator, see 1964 (Emulator). ... Manhattan Beach is a city located in southwestern Los Angeles County, California, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 33,852. ...


She currently works for ABC Sports and ESPN as a reporter/hostess for Monday Night Football and NBA games, among other events. ABC Sports Logo,Circa 1997 ABC Sports is a division of the American Broadcasting Company, responsible for the televising of many sports events on the network. ... ESPN, is an abbreviation for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network. ... Commemorative Monday Night Football U.S. postage stamp Monday Night Football (MNF) is a live television broadcast of one of the premier National Football League games of the week. ... The National Basketball Association, more commonly referred to as the NBA, is the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ...


Prior to joining ABC Sports and ESPN, she worked for several years for CBS Sports, covering the Winter Olympics and various games in the NFL, college football and college basketball. She covered the men's basketball team at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte for WQAS-AM in Charlotte. She also reported for radio station KFAN-AM in Minneapolis, covering the Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota women's basketball team. She still lives in Minnesota. The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... The University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNC-Charlotte, UNC-C, or for athletics purposes, Charlotte) is a public university located in Charlotte, North Carolina. ... KFAN (1130 AM) is a sports talk radio station in the Minneapolis-St. ... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Fight song Skol, Vikings Mascot Ragnar and Vikadontis Rex Local radio Flagship stations: KFAN (1130 AM) Announcers: Paul Allen, Greg Coleman, and... UMN redirects here. ...


She recieved a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism from the University of California at Berkeley in 1988, and a masters in business administration from University of Southern California. The University of California, Berkeley (also known as Cal, UC Berkeley, UCB, or simply Berkeley) is a prestigious, public, coeducational university situated in the foothills of Berkeley, California to the east of San Francisco Bay, overlooking the Golden Gate and its bridge. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The University of Southern California (also known as USC, SC, Southern California and Southern Cal), Californias oldest private research university, is located in the urban center of Los Angeles, California. ...


Michele married Mark Vandersall in 2000, and gave birth to her first child, a son named Tyler Bruce Vandersall, on November 21, 2005. She will return to help ABC in their coverage of Super Bowl XL in Detroit. When ESPN assumes the package for the 2006 NFL season, she will work those games with Suzy Kolber as field reporters. This article is about the year 2000. ... November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Date February 5, 2006 Stadium Ford Field City Detroit, Michigan MVP Hines Ward, wide receiver Favorite Steelers by 4. ... The 2006 NFL season will be the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Kolber interviewing Mark Brunell. ...


External link

  • ABC profile

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Michele Tafoya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (245 words)
Michelle Tafoya doing her job for the cameras.
Michele Tafoya (born December 17, 1964 in Manhattan Beach, California) is an American sports television reporter.
Michele married Mark Vandersall in 2000, and gave birth to her first child, a son named Tyler Bruce Vandersall, on November 21, 2005.
CBS News | Michele Tafoya | December 13, 1999 07:31:59 (206 words)
Tafoya calls play-by-play for the WNBA on Lifetime television, and previously worked for KFAN Radio in Minneapolis, where she served as a reporter-host and Minnesota Vikings sideline reporter.
Tafoya was an analyst for the University of North Carolina-Charlotte Men's basketball radio broadcasts (1993), and the University of Minnesota Women's basketball radio broadcasts (1994).
Tafoya was born December 17, 1964 in Manhattan Beach, California.
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