Fox Sports Wisconsin sideline reporter Sophia Minneart got her first big break at Brewers Opening Day in 2013, tune in to this weeks episode to find out how she got there and learn more about her background, her job at FSWI, her views on the city of Milwaukee and more!
Sophia Minnaert is currently a sideline reporter for Brewers and Bucks broadcasts on FOX Sports Wisconsin. She also contributes to the network's social media coverage.
Prior to joining FOX Sports Wisconsin, Minnaert worked for PlayOn! Sports Midwest on high school state championships for FOX Sports Wisconsin, FOX Sports Midwest and CSN Chicago. She also worked as a feature reporter on FOX Sports Wisconsin's Prep Zone.
A fluent Spanish speaker, Minnaert traveled with FOX Sports Wisconsin to the Dominican Republic in November 2013 for the series Baseball in the Dominican Republic. The series earned two regional Emmys for the Brewers Academy and Twins Academy programs, along with a nomination for Baseball in the Dominican Republic: Jean Segura.
Minnaert, a native of Madison, Wis., graduated with honors from Marquette University with degrees in journalism and Spanish language and literature. As a student at Marquette, Minnaert participated in the ESPN internship program in Bristol, Conn. in studio production in 2008.