Doug Hitchner is an American baseball player-turned-coach. He had an impressive career during his playing time at John Hopkins Athletics and was nicknamed a catcher. Apart from his extraordinary deeds, he is primarily known to the world as the ex-husband of Hallie Jackson.
Hallie is an American Senior Washington correspondent who serves for NBC News. Let's learn more about the retired American baseball player below and his relationship with his ex-spouse.
Met Ex-wife, Hallie Jackson At John Hopkins University
Thirty-seven years old, Doug met his estranged wife, Hallie, during his college years at John Hopkins University. Thus they were lovely college sweethearts who enjoyed their youth full of love and passion. The two soon got very attached and decided to take their relationship further.
In 2010, after enjoying a love journey for more than three years, they got engaged. However, they didn't announce their engagement to the world and kept it private. Fans saw Jackson flaunting her engagement ring on their social media account.
After a year, they accepted one another as husband and wife in 2011. Their big wedding day took place in Perkasie, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Several personalities from reporting world witnessed the grand ceremony alongside their family and friends.
Why Hallie Jackson and Doug Hitchner Are Separated? All Details Here
The lovely former couple, Hallie Jackson and Doug Hitchner were one of the most headline lovers in the past. But now, they are no longer together and walk their separate ways. After living together for almost a decade, the former duo, Jackson and Hitchner, divorced privately in a mutual understanding.
However, they still need to open up regarding their reason for the separation. Despite being an enormous celebrity journalist, Hallie hasn't said anything about him and her relationship with him in any of her interviews.
Ex-Spouse Hailie Jackson Welcome First Child, Daughter
The correspondent in her late 30s, Hallie Jackson, is now the mother of one child. On 9th March 2020, she gave birth to her first child, daughter Monroe Jackson Thorp. Hallie announced the news through her Instagram account, where she received abundant blessings.
After giving birth to her first child, she expressed her feeling toward her well-wishers through her Instagram account. Stating,
Feels like the world changed in *many* ways in the time from when we first walked into the hospital eleven days ago to when we walked out with Monroe.
Well, the question is, who is the father of that beautiful kid? Since Doug and Hallie are already divorced. The father of the Monroe is Jackson's partner, Frank Thorp, an American producer and off-air reporter for NBC News.
Frank and Hailie are now together for several years. What's more, the news correspondent and her new lover share great bonding in their relationship. However, they are still far from tying their wedding knots.