The world of sports broadcasting has since shown that it can confidently accommodate women and their male counterparts. It used to be a man’s job, but in recent years the number of women venturing into sports journalism is quite impressive. In this article, we are going to take a look at one of the modern sports reporters, Jamie Little. She is a multi-talented American sportswoman, journalist, and television personality. She currently works as a pit reporter for NASCAR, covering American auto racing on Fox Sports.

Jamie Little – Biography (Age)

Jaime Little was born on April 9, 1978, and her birth took place in South Lake Tahoe, California. She is the second of four children born to Thomas Little and Laura Thomas. His father was a former cruise ship chef while Jamie’s mother was an interior designer. Although the names of her siblings are not revealed, we do know that she has an older sister and two younger brothers. When she was still very young, her parents divorced, and as a result of this, Jaime and her siblings later had to move to Nevada with their mother.

Little attended Greenspun High School, Nevada. His love for sports began when he was in high school. She attended Green Valley High School, Nevada. In high school, Jamie made sure to participate in various sports. She was on his high school lacrosse team. Jaime Little also played basketball and also wrestled.

After graduating from high school, she continued her studies at the University of San Diego. In college, Little majored in sports journalism and earned her bachelor’s degree in 2001.


Jaime Little began her career as a Journalist at ABC in 1996. She started working at ABC as an intern. After she completed her internship program, the TV station retained her. Little started working as a field reporter and later working as a news anchor.

She resigned from ABC in 1998 and in the same year she was hired by popular sports network ESPN to start working as an assistant reporter. While with ESPN, Little covered the Winter and Summer X Games for ESPN. She has covered different sports tournaments like hockey and football.

The talented sports journalist started covering motorsport in 2007 and since then she has earned an excellent reputation as a specialist pit reporter. She covered the Indy Racing League from 2007 to 2008. Besides, she also covered other sporting events including Indianapolis 500, Firestone 550 and NASCAR all under ESPN. She then spent some time away from reporting, but returned in January 2010 to cover Snowmobile Xe Motocross.

On September 25, 2014, Jamie Little announced that she was leaving ESPN and moving to Fox Sports, where she now serves as a NASCAR reporter. In January 2015, she began working for Fox Sports, covering the Monster Energy Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Truck series.

Life outside of journalism

In 2008, Little competed in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race celebrity edition. She won the race by 0.324 seconds over ex-stock car racing driver Mike Skinner.

Little has featured in a few films, her most recognizable role was in the 2004 film Fantastic Four, where she starred as an X-Games reporter. She also made an appearance in the 2014 film At the Top of the Pyramid.

The sports journalist is the co-author of Essential Care for Women, a book that was written to give women a fundamental knowledge of car maintenance. She co-wrote the book alongside Danielle McCormick.

Jamie Little’s husband

Jamie Little started dating Cody Selman in 2008. The two dated for two years before eventually tying the knot. The couple married in December 2010 and now have two children together. Their first child is Carter Wayne Selman. Carter was born on August 9, 2012. Four years later, the couple welcomed their second child, Sierra Lynn Selman. Sierra was born on October 24, 2016.

Jamie’s husband, Cody, worked with an American racing team Kyle Busch as its manager. Even Jamie’s stepfather, Wayne Selman, who is now a truck driver with Ed Carpenter Racing, has also been involved in motorsport since 1993.

Net value

According to multiple sources online, Sportscaster earns around $50,000 a year from his work as a NASCAR reporter. His current net worth is estimated at $2 million. She could also have a share of her husband’s wealth which is currently under review.

His measurements

As an athlete, she also likes to keep in shape. Even after having two kids, Jamie still has the perfect bikini body, which does justice to her hourglass figure. Little weighs 59 kg and is 1.65 m tall. Her body measurements including bust, waist, and hips are 37-26-37 inches. Her dress size is 8 while her shoe size is 9. Little is wearing a bra size of 34C.