Trae Young Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Trae Young Biography
  • Name: Trae Young
  • Age: 20 years old
  • Height: 6ft 2in (188 cm)
  • Occupation: Basketball Player
  • Net Worth: US $5 Million
  • Status: Alive

ORIGIN Edit
Trae Young is an American professional basketball player currently signed to the Atlanta Hawks. He stands 6ft 2in tall and plays the point guard position. Young was a 2016 FIBA gold medalist. He was named to the 2017 McDonald’s All-American and the Jordan Brand Classic. Rayford Trae Young was born on September 19, 1998 in Lubbock, Texas. His father, Rayford, played professional basketball in Europe. His mother’s name is Candice. He has three siblings, Timothy, Caitlyn and Camryn. Young grew up in Norman, Oklahoma, where he attended Norman North High School. He enrolled at the University of Oklahoma in June 2017.

CAREER
Young made the basketball team at Norman North High School his sophomore year. He ended the season with 25 points, 5 assists and 4 rebounds. His performance earned him the title of Oklahoma’s Sophomore of the Year. As a junior, Young improved his efficiency to 34.2 points, 4.6 rebounds and 4.6 assists. The team ended the season with a 28-4 record and the Oklahoma Class 6A championship. Young averaged 42.6 points and 5.8 rebounds his senior year. He shot 48.9% from the field. He earned McDonald’s All-American honors and was named to the Jordan Brand Classic. His accolades also include first-team All-American by MaxPreps, and Gatorade Player of the Year (2016-17). Young competed at the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Chile. He won gold as a member of Team USA.

Young was dubbed a five star recruit by ESPN, Scout and 247Sports. He committed to the Oklahoma Sooners in February 2017, signed a letter of intent in April, and enrolled at the university in June. Young recorded his first double-double for the Sooners on November 12, 2017. He recorded 15 points, 10 assists and 6 rebounds. On December 19, 2017, he tied the NCAA single-game assists record with 22. He ended that game with 26 points and a win over the Northwestern State Demons. His game and style of play has drawn comparison to Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors. Young was selected by the Dallas Mavericks with the 5th overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft. He was traded to the Atlanta Hawks in a deal that sent Luka Dončić to the Mavericks.

PERSONAL
Trae Young’s height is 6ft 2in and he weighs about 180 pounds. He has a wingspan of 6ft 2in. Young’s net worth is estimated at $5 million. He signed a 2-year $11.6 million contract with the Atlanta Hawks in July 2018. The contract is fully guaranteed and he will make an average annual salary of $5.8 million. He also has an endorsement deal with Adidas.

Trae Young Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Trae Young Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Rayford Trae Young
  • Birthday: September 19, 1998
  • How Old : Age: 20 years old
  • Place of Birth: Lubbock, Texas, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 2in (188 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
  • Years Active: 2018-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $5 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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