Kelly Tilghman Gay/Lesbian Rumors Are Fake! Married Life Of PGA Broadcaster Revealed
American sports broadcaster Kelly Tilghman has a long experience in the show business as she worked in The Golf Channel for 22 years. Further, she is also the first female to cover PGA Tour coverage.
Above all, she is also a well-experienced woman in romance as she is happily married and dated a series of boyfriends in the past. However, unknown to these facts, some haters spread the rumors with biased stories regarding her sexuality.
Gay Rumors Proven Obsolete
A celebrity's life is always surrounded by rumors and Kelly is also not immune to those. Further, there had been several speculations regarding the personal aspects of Kelly with some even supposing that the broadcaster was secretly gay and was hiding a partner.
Some rumors also described Kelly as a lesbian, who is probably in a relationship with a secret girlfriend. However, the speculations were soon cleared once she revealed her marital status. By posting a tweet, the 48-year-old golf announcer revealed that she was happily married to her mysterious husband.
Married Life With Husband; Family Of Three
Kelly has maintained a full-barrier in her personal life but in an interview with golfdigest.com, she revealed that she is happily married with her husband and shares a six-year-old daughter Ryan.
Since she shed a light on her married life, she hasn't yet shared the pictures of her daughter and husband. More importantly, she is yet to reveal her husband's name.
Kelly retired from the Golf Channel in May 2018 and had been focussing her time on raising her daughter. However, Kelly reveals that she has not entirely withdrawn from television and would return if she gets a satisfying project in the future.
Kelly might be leading a sophisticated life with her spouse and daughter; however, she has had her fair share of dating in the past.
Kelly revealed in an interview with womensgolfjournal.com on March 2017 that during her college days, she dated a few men and even moved with one of them to Phoenix where her ex-boyfriend taught at Brophy College Preparatory high school.
Although Kelly has not mentioned about of her other boyfriends, she said in the interview that she was free to date anyone while in college. Kelly even stated that after her relationship with the former lover didn't work, she went on to date a few more guys before finally settling down with her current husband.
Parents And Siblings
Born as the oldest daughter of Phil and Kathryn Tilghman, Kelly grew up with her four younger brothers in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Kelly's mother workes as a media salesperson for a reputed company, whereas her father was a businessman and the former mayor of North Myrtle Beach.
Kelly completed her graduation from the Duke University with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History as she got some financial help from her father.