Andrew Catalon - Updated Apr 2024

Andrew Catalon


Andrew Catalon is an American sportscaster famous for his work on CBS Network as a play announcer. Andrew Catalon has announced famous games such as the 2016 Olympics, NFL, Sochi Olympic Winter Games, and NBC.

Early Life and Childhood

Andrew Catalon is an American sportscaster and sports announcer (43 years) born in December 1980, in Short Hills, N.J., United States. There is no information about his father’s name, mother’s name as well or siblings. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His birth sign is Capricorn.

Likewise, he grew up in the Short Hills section of Millburn, New Jersey. Talking about Andrew Catalon’s nationality, he is an American and holds American citizenship.


Moving toward Andrew Catalon’s educational background, he graduated in 1997 from Millburn High School. Then, he enrolled in the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and graduated in 2001.

Professional Life

As of his professional career, he is an American sportscaster, who has announced NFL on CBS, PGA Tour on CBS, College Basketball on CBS, and NCAA March Madness. He started his career as a tennis announcer for the Olympic Games in 2016.

Andrew worked at WNYT and freelanced at WFAN and SNY. Where he worked with high-profile people such as Jamir Erdahl, Jim Nantz, and Greg Gumbel. Then he was the play-by-play commentator at the Sochi Olympic Winter Games when the Olympic games marked the NBC Sports Group. Moreover, he has also called the Masters Tournament and PGA Championship in golf.

As of now, he is working as the play-to-play announcer of the NCAA basketball, golf, and NFL coverage on CBS Sports. After joining CBS he has called the Championship of US and CBS Gol as well as Sports Network Open Tennis. Besides him, Jim Nantz and Greg Gumbel are also the play-by-play announcers of CBS Sports.

Andrew Catalon

Caption: Andrew Catalon in Houston at Browns vs. Texans, (Sources: Twitter)

Personal Life and Marriage

Catalon married his long-term girlfriend Jessica Layton (former football player) on July 17, 2010, at St. Pius X Church in Loudonville. Their reception was held at Saratoga National.

Likewise, he proposed to Jessica on the weekend 4th of July. His wife Jessica is from Burnt Hills and has been passionate about singing since an early age.

Together they have a son named Christopher James Catalon. They met each other for the first time at a welcoming email for the News Channel 13 family. Both of them are passionate about sports.

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Caption: Andrew Catalon with wife Jessica Layton and son (Sources: Twitter)

Andrew Catalon – Net Worth 2024

The talented star has an estimated net worth of around $500k. He has an annual salary of around $75k. He earns a lot of money as a sports announcer. Other than that he currently lives in Albany, New York. There is no information regarding his other assets.

Since he is serving as a regular play-by-play announcer for CBS Sports he gained a decent amount annually as his salary. Moreover, the CBS Network reporter earned an additional sum of money through his radio and TV guest appearances as a sports pundit too.

Andrew hasn’t won any of the awards yet. Although, his hard work and skills he is still to win the awards and could win them shortly.

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Caption: Andrew with Adam Zucker and Ian Eagle, (Sources: Times Union)


Andrew is involved in controversy after he called the Polish college player a “Polack” during the NCAA tournament game Gonzaga and Oklahoma State games. But he later apologized multiple times. He even directly apologized to Karnowski. Other than that there are no rumors or controversies. He likes to keep his life private and stay away from controversy.

Andrew Catalon – Body Measurements

Andrew Catalon has a good height and a good-looking personality. However, there is no information regarding his height, weight, body status, etc. Likewise, he has a pair of dark brown eyes and brown hair color.

Andrew Catalon – Social Media

He is not active on social media. His Twitter account has more than 6k followers. Other than that he hasn’t been active on other social media.