Kate Fagan

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15, 1981
Warwick, RI
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15, 1981 (age 38)
Warwick, RI


Sports broadcaster and gay rights advocate known for chronicling her struggles as a gay college athlete in the memoir The Reappearing Act. She joined ESPN in 2012 and became a regular on shows like Around the Horn.

Before Fame

After graduating as her high school's all-time leading scorer, she played basketball at the University of Colorado. She completed her degree in communications in 2004.


In 2002-2003, she set a Big 12 record when she hit 44 consecutive free throws. She later spent time in the National Women's Basketball League and has worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Family Life

She was born to Chris and Kathy Fagan and has an older sister named Ryan. She came out as gay when she was a junior in college.

Associated With

She and Jemele Hill have both appeared on Around the Horn.