Basketball Player

Seimone Augustus

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Age 39
Birthday April 301984
Birth Sign Taurus
City Baton Rouge
Country LA
Profession Basketball Player

Seimone Augustus is a famous Basketball Player, born on April 30, 1984 in United States. As of December 2022, Seimone Augustus’s net worth is $5 Million. She was featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated before her freshman year in high school.

Parents Seymore Augustus, Kim Augustus
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Spouse LaTaya Varner
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Seimone Augustus Biography

Guard/forward who was a three-time All-American at LSU and debuted in the WNBA for the Minnesota Lynx in 2006. Seimone Delicia Augustus (born April 30, 1984) is an American professional women’s basketball player with the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), Dynamo Kursk, and the U.S. national team. She was drafted by the Minnesota Lynx first overall in the 2006 WNBA Draft. A seven-time all-star, Augustus has become one of the most recognizable faces in the WNBA, earning MVP honors while leading the Lynx to the 2011 WNBA championship, the first of four that she won with the team..

She was born to Seymore and Kim Augustus.

Before her freshman year in high school, Augustus was featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated for Women, with a headline that asked, “Is She the Next Michael Jordan?” Augustus played for Capitol High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where she was named a WBCA All-American. She participated in the 2002 WBCA High School All-America Game where she scored fourteen points, and earned MVP honors.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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In the 2006–07 and 2007–08 WNBA off seasons, she played for the Dynamo Moscow club in Russia.

Seimone Augustus Net Worth

Seimone Augustus is one of the richest Basketball Player & listed on most popular Basketball Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Seimone Augustus‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Basketball Player
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House Living in own house.

She grew up playing basketball in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

In the 2006–07 and 2007–08 WNBA off seasons, she played for the Dynamo Moscow club in Russia.

Augustus finished 2006 second to the Mercury’s Diana Taurasi in scoring at 21.9 points per game, a rookie record. Only one player (Taurasi 2006), scored more points in a single season. In addition, she finished fifth in free throw percentage (.967). On August 20, Augustus was named the 2006 WNBA Rookie of the Year.

Augustus was drafted No. 1 overall in 2006 WNBA Draft by the Minnesota Lynx. Selected as a reserve for the 2006 WNBA All Star Game at Madison Square Garden, Augustus led the West squad with 16 points and won the Skills Competition the previous evening.

Who is Seimone Augustus dating?

According to our records, Seimone Augustus married to LaTaya Varner. As of May 2022, Seimone Augustus’s is not dating anyone.

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During the 2008–09 WNBA offseason, Augustus played in the EuroCup for Galatasaray, a club based in Turkey. She would once again play for Galatasaray in the 2010-11 WNBA offseason.

Seimone Augustus Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Basketball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Seimone Augustus celebrates birthday on April 30 of every year.

Augustus is a current member of the U.S. women’s basketball team and she earned a gold medal at the 2008, 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics.

Augustus was invited to the USA Basketball Women’s National Team training camp in the fall of 2009. The team selected to play for the 2010 FIBA World Championship and the 2012 Olympics is usually chosen from these participants. At the conclusion of the training camp, the team traveled to Ekaterinburg, Russia, where they competed in the 2009 UMMC Ekaterinburg International Invitational. While Augustus did not go to the World Championship, she was chosen for her second Olympic tournament. Augustus was ultimately selected to the 2014 FIBA World Championship, along with Lynx teammates Moore and Whalen, and the US went on to win the gold medal.

In June 2009, Seimone suffered a season-ending injury, a torn ACL, against the Phoenix Mercury.

In April 2010, Augustus had surgery at Fairview Southdale Hospital to remove fibroids, a surgery that both her mother and grandmother had undergone. While her uterus was removed during the operation, her ovaries were left intact, making children via a gestational surrogate possible. She has said that she wants children someday. Augustus is openly lesbian. She became engaged to LaTaya Varner in 2010, and married her in Hawaii in 2015. Augustus is the cousin of former Mississippi State power forward, Kodi Augustus.

You may read full biography about Seimone Augustus from Wikipedia.
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