Allie LaForce Biography

Allie LaForce is a popular American journalist, model, and beauty pageant titleholder who is a reporter for Turner Sports which covers the NBA on TNT. She also worked as the host of We Need to Talk on the CBS Sports Network and also as a broadcast sports anchor and reporter for the Fox-affiliated WJW.

Early Life

Alexandra Leigh LaForce popularly known as Allie LaForce was born on December 11, 1988, in Vermilion, Ohio in the United States of America. She is the daughter of Lesa LaForce and Wade LaForce. She has not mentioned anything about her siblings.

Allie as a student attended the Vermilion High School. She then attended the Ohio University and graduated from it. For her majoring in the field of Journalism, she went and studied at the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism.

Allie LaForce Career

Allie started her pageantry career on August 8, 2005, she went to represent Ohio in the Miss Teen USA 2005 pageant which was held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She competed with others in an evening gown, swimsuit and then was announced as a winner after she was seen in the final interview round of the competition.

Allie started her journalism career by first working as a sideline reporter for the Sports time Ohio in the 2010 Mid – American Conference’s football season MAC men’s basketball tournament and also in the 2011 OHSAA basketball championship.

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She then signed as an anchor and a reporter with WHW channel 8 which is Cleveland’s Fox affiliate. In 2014, Allie was announced as the replacer of Tracy Wolfson as a sideline reporter for the SEC on CBS.

Allie leaving CBS Sports was announced in June 2018, as the two sides could not come to terms on a new deal but Allie can be still seen making occasional appearances on the CBS due to her reporting role of March Madness.

She later signed a deal with Turner Sports so as to continue her role as a sideline reporter for the NBA of TNT and NCAA Tournament.

Allie LaForce Biography

Real Name Alexandra Leigh LaForce
Birth Date 11 December 1988
Age 32 Years
Birth Place Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Nationality American
Profession Journalist, Model
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Sagittarius

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimetres – 173 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 55 kg  –  in Pounds –  122 lbs
Body Measurements 34-24-35
Bra Size 32B
Waist Size 24
Hips Size 35
Shoe Size 8 (U.S.)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Green
Body Type Slim


Father Wade LaForce
Mother Lesa LaForce
Sister None
Brother None


School Not Known
College Ohio University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Is she a Lesbian? No
Husband? Joe Smith

Favorite Things

Hobbies Not Known
Favorite Sports Basketball
Favorite Food Not Known
Favorite Color Not Known
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Personal Life

In 2015, the beautiful journalist Allie got married to the MLB relief pitcher Joe Smith who is a former professional basketball player who played the role of power forwarder. The couple currently lives together in their house in Houston.

Allie LaForce Net Worth

The talented host and journalist, Allie, earns a net estimated income of $ 3 million USD, through her journalism, modeling, and her career as a host. She is really passionate about her work and works hard and is known to give a different topic and content every time she is seen on the screen.


  • Allie played five games of basketball in her freshman year under the head coach Semeka Randall and a guard on the Bobcats women’s basketball team.
  • She was crowned as Miss Ohio Teen USA in 2005 in September 2004 while her mother was crowned as Miss Ohio USA in 1977.
  • Allie worked as a sideline reporter in Las Vegas for NBA Tv at the time of the NBA Summer League.
  • She won a scholarship to the School for Film and Television in New York City and a one-year modeling contract with the Trump Modelling Management.
  • In 2011, Allie won an Emmy Award for anchoring FOX 8’s Friday Night Touchdown high school football show.

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