Kelsey Plum is an American basketball player. Kelsey Plum also plays for the Last Vegas Aces team of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). Additionally, she has won a gold medal in women’s 3×3 basketball at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
Kelsey Christine Plum, better known as Kelsey Plum, was born Aug 24, 1994 in Poway, California, United States of America. From now on it is her 27 years old and she is a citizen of America. Also, her birth sign is Aries and she is of Caucasian ethnic background. Speaking of family, she is the daughter of Katie (mother) and Jim Plum (father). She grew up in an athletic family as her mother was a volleyball player and her father was a soccer and baseball player. She has two older sisters named Kaitlyn and Lauren. Her two sisters are also volleyball players.
Speaking about her academic life, she attended La Jolla Country Day School. She names the McDonald’s All-American. She later enrolled at the University of Washington, where she captained her college basketball team.
Speaking about her professional career, she began playing basketball professionally in the WNBA. Additionally, she became part of the San Antonio Stars as a first pick in the 2017 WNBA draft. As of now, she is currently playing for the team and has not yet been fired. She has also played for the United States national team. In 2013, she played at the tenth FIBA U19 World Championship representing USA, held in Klaipeda and Panevezys, Lithuania. In addition, she averaged a record 5.6 points per game and won all nine games.
At the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, held July 16-25 at Ryerson Athletic, she was selected to represent the United States to play basketball. She recently signed a six-month deal with Galatasaray on January 15, 2022. In addition, she has served as a broadcaster on January 17, 2020 as an analyst for the Pac-12 Network broadcast of the Arizona State University of Washington women’s basketball game.
awards and fortune
She has received several awards and recognitions in her career. In 2013, she won the CalHiSports Ms. Basketball, WBCA High School Coaches All-America Team, and McDonald’s All-America Team. She was named as WBCA NCAA Div. 1 All-America Team in 2016. In 2017, she was named the NCAA All-Time All-Time Basketball All-Time All-Time Leading Scorer, ESPNW National Player of the Year, and USBWA All-America Team.
That same year, she won the Dawn Staley Award and the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award for USBWA International Player of the Year. She has also won many other awards and honors. She’s made a decent amount of money in her job. But she has not disclosed her salary, income and assets.
Kesley is a married woman. She also married her longtime boyfriend Josch on February 17, 2016 at Kendall Plantation.
Kelsey Plum is not yet part of controversy and rumors. However, Kelsey was criticized for breaking the all-time record in the NCAA.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Kelsey Plum is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 66 kg and has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. Other than that, there is no further information on Kelsey’s other body measurements.
On her Facebook there are more than 36,000 followers and more than 413,000 followers Instagram. Likewise, there are more than 57,000 followers on Twitter.