Who is Holly Sanders?
She first gained fame through her golf career in college, however, Holly Sonders hs also left her mark as a host and reporter on Fox Sports. People wanted to know all about this stunning and intelligent young lady – according to her fan -, and if you are one of those who want to get to know her better, stay with us. We’ll tell you the naked truth about her life, career, and all the juicy details about her love life.
Holly Sanders Wiki: Early life, family, and education
Born Holly Niederkohr under the zodiac sign of Aries on 3 April 1987, she will soon celebrate her 36th birthday. Holly is a native of Marysville, Ohio USA, holds American nationality, and comes from a family of German descent. She was raised an only child by her parents Dan, an optometrist, and Sandy, a former golf player,.
When it comes to her educational background, she attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2005, enrolled at Michigan State University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism in 2009.
Holly began playing golf as a teenager, and it isn’t surprising that she excelled in this sport since her mother trained her well. When she was 14 years old, Holly won the American Junior Golf Association championship, and later that year, won the University of Cape Town (UCT) National Championship.
Holly participated in the US Women’s Amateur Championship, and while at college, was a member of her college’s team, the Spartans. In her freshman year, Holly won the Big Ten Championship, and several times participated in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Regional Tournament and NCAA championships, and was honored with an Academic All-Big Ten.
Unfortunately, when aged 20, Holly had a knee injury that prevented her from pursuing a professional golf career.
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TV reporter career
Right after her college graduation, Holly became involved in the field of journalism. Initially, she worked for WBNS-10TV, settled in Columbus, Ohio, and then served as a field reporter for KATV, a television station based in Little Rock, Arkansas.
In 2011, Holly joined the National Broadcasting Company (NBC)’s Golf Channel, and was part of shows such as “School of Golf”, “Morning Drive”, and “Playing Lesson with the Pros”. Two years later, she covered the online portal called “Golf Digest”.
In 2014, Holly left Golf Channel and joined the FOX News Network, for which she covered the US Open Golf in 2015, and also worked as a National Football League (NFL) sideline reporter. In 2018, Holly began hosting programs such as “Undisputed” and “The Herd”, and served in this position until 2019.
Currently, Holly is devoted to her brand “Masculen”, which she co-founded with her boyfriend.
What happened to her?
Since she left FOX Sports, Holly has undergone multiple life changes. She divorced, started a fitness application, and gained enormous popularity on Instagram. Her profile has been followed by over 650,000 people, and she’s posted over 1,500 photos and videos related to her new career as a businesswoman.
She has a joint TikTok account with her now-boyfriend, and their fans can find them under the name ‘thegoldenboyandgirl’. Their account has gained over 50,000 followers, and all of their videos combined have amassed more than 265,000 likes.
Love life, divorce, and new boyfriend
Holly was married once before she met her future boyfriend, (you must be anxious to know his name), however, before we tell you all about her now-boyfriend, let us inform you a little bit about her previous marriage.
Holly met her future husband, Erik Kuselias, at work – he is also a TV and radio host. The two become engaged in 2012, and although they haven’t shared when they tied the knot, sometime in 2016, Holly filed for divorce. Soon after, she began dating Kliff Kingsbury, the head coach of the Arizona Cardinals, however, this relationship was short.
Now, let us tell you how she met her now-boyfriend. It was back in 2021 at a party, and the man who has stolen Holly’s heart is boxing star Oscar De La Hoya. The two seemingly enjoy their relationship, and even work together. They live in Los Angeles, California, and often share their joint photos featuring their everyday life, but also their traveling. They like to call themselves a ‘Golden Couple’.
Briefly about her new boyfriend
If you are a fan of boxing, yes, you are right, Holly’s new boyfriend is the great Oscar De La Hoya, a former professional boxer now boxing promoter). He was born under the zodiac sign of Aquarius on 4 February 1973, and is today aged 50. You’ll notice that he is almost 15 years older than Holly, but according to them, this isn’t a problem.
Oscar hails from Los Angeles, holds American nationality, and comes from a family of Mexican descent. He’s also had Mexican citizenship since 2002, which the Consulate General of Mexico granted him, reflecting his heritage.
As a professional boxer, Oscar competed from 1992 through 2008, won 11 world titles in six weight divisions, and has been ranked 38th best boxer of all time – his nickname was ‘The Golden Boy of boxing’. In 1992, he represented the USA at the Summer Olympics, held in Barcelona, Spain.
He comes from a family of professional boxers, starting with his grandfather to his father and elder brother, thus upon matriculating from high school in 1991, he began his career as an amateur boxer. His unofficial amateur record is 223-5.
Oscar made his professional debut in November 1992, winning in the first round with a technical knockout. In the following years, he won World Boxing Organization Lightweight title (1994), and in 1995, he was named The Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year.
Happy birthday to The Golden Boy, Oscar De La Hoya! 🥇 pic.twitter.com/MnGfb4Aim4
— DAZN Boxing (@DAZNBoxing) February 4, 2021
In 2002, he founded Golden Boy Promotions, a boxing promotional firm, which made him the first American of Mexican descent to own this kind of combat sport company.
Speaking of his personal life, he was engaged to 1995 Miss USA, Shanna Moakler, and the two have a daughter together. They become engaged in 1998, and their daughter was born in 1999, but the two separated in 2001.
In October of that same year, Oscar married Millie Corretjer, a Puerto Rican actress and singer, and they have three children together, but two separated in 2016, and their divorce was finalized in 2018.
Oscar also has two sons from his previous relationships with unknown women, and as mentioned, Oscar is now in a relationship with Holly Sonders.
How rich are Holly and Oscar?
Holly’s net worth is estimated to be over $6.5 million as of early 2023, with the majority of her income coming from her golf and TV hosting careers, though she also covers brand endorsements and has earnings from her application. When it comes to Oscar, he has a net worth estimated at over $220 million.