Ronnie Aguilar is an American professional basketball player born on the 24th of June, 1987, in Los Angeles (CA). He is 7.1 ft tall and weighs 113 kg. Close pals call him “Big Ron”.
His father was from a Central American country called the Republic of El Salvador, while his mother was from Honduras, a country that borders El Salvador on the northeast end.
Ronnie Aguilar Education Details
Aguilar attended John Marshall High School; a public high school located in the Los Angeles Feliz District in the same city he was born. It is here he started his journey towards becoming a professional basketball player.
In the Colorado State University, a public university in the State of Colorado, USA, he joined the university’s male basketball team and later moved to California where he joined the California State Dominguez Hills for his senior year.
He plays as a center and most recently played for Texas Legends in G-League before moving to Bahraini Premier League where he plays for the Al-Nweidrat. He is popularly known by his number 23 shirt and is being managed by Chris Patric.
Ronnie Aguilar Career Details
Ronnie started enjoying basketball success right from high school. In high school, Aguilar played not only basketball but also volleyball and football. He was the basketball most valuable player and two times team captain for the basketball team. In volleyball, he earned three letters and one letter in football as a wide receiver.
He holds his high school record for the most blocked shots, rebound, and points. He was also an all-state and all-league performer.
In the year 2014, he led the Barristers to the league championship where he made 10 blocks, an average of 25 points, and 20 rebounds. He was also named the ‘Best of the Rest’ and he became the first in the history of Marshall High to become an all-American with a D1 scholarship.
After high school, he moved to Colorado State University where he played for two years before transferring to California State Dominguez Hills in 2009. With the Hills, he played all the 39 games for the next two years making an average of 14.8 rebounds per contest and 18.4 points.
Professionally, in 2011 Aguilar was first drafted, played six games for the Bakersfield Jam in the NBA development league where he averaged 2.2 points and 4.2 rebounds in less than 6 minutes. He later moved on to sign for the Los Angeles Lakers for the 2012/2013 season. From Lakers, he moved to Venezuela where he signed for the Trotamundos de Carabobo in 2013.
In 2016, Dallas Mavericks Texas Legend of the NBA Development League came knocking; he signed with them and made his debut in a game against Bakersfield Jam where he spent his training camp in 2013; he made one rebound in just two minutes off the bench but his team went on to lose that game.
In 2018, he signed with Formosa Dreamer of the ASEAN Basketball League and moved to Al-Nweidrat of the Bahraini Premier League in October of the same year.
When his home country came calling in 2013, he answered and led the El Salvador national basketball team in the 2013 FIBA COCABA Championship where they got their first medal, a silver in international basketball. Two years later (2015), he was called up again and he led his nation to its first pre-Olympic world tournament in history.
Ronnie Aguilar Net Worth
Aguilar makes his money playing basketball. As of 2020, his net worth was estimated to be around $500,000 – $1 million.
Ronnie Aguilar Dating History
Like most celebrities, Ronnie Aguilar likes to keep his private and love life private. It was rumored some time ago that he was engaged but his recent picture in events suggests that can like be untrue, although he is believed to have been in at least one relationship. It is most likely that he is single at the moment.
Ronnie Aguilar Parents
Ronnie Aguilar was born to a Honduran mother named Lilian Romero and an El Salvador father name Gabriel Aguilar. They have four children – Ronnie, Kivin, Jason, and Jasmine Aguilar (three sons and one daughter). Not much is known about his siblings.
Ronnie Aguilar Body Measurements
- Height 7.1ft
- Weight 113kg
- Bust size 33inches
- Waist 34inches
- Hips 34inches
Ronnie Aguilar Physical Statistics
- Eye Color Amber
- Hair Color Gray
- Dress Size 14 (US)
- Shoe Size 12.5 (US)