Breanna Stewart is no doubt one of the upcoming basketball stars. She is just in her mid-twenties and she is already on the list of one of the few WNBA players who have clinched an Olympic Gold Medal, FIBA gold medal, NCAA title, and WNBA titles.
Breanna Stewart Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents, Family Details
Born on August 27th, 1994 in Newyork, the young star is a good inspiration to many, having been raised by a single biological parent. It is not revealed whether Breanna has ever set her eyes on her biological father since the two couples parted ways when she was a toddler.
As a single mother with a little baby but no proper job, Steward’s mum had no choice but to do whatever works that came her way to feed her daughter. Later, she met a man who accepted her with her daughter.
Brian Steward lived with Breanna, her mum and their young son Connor a happy life afterwards. They both loved her idea to pursue her career in athletics and would support whenever necessary. .
Breanna Stewart Boyfriend And Dating History
At one point, the basketball star flaunted her boyfriend openly on social media. She used to be open with her dating life by then and more often post a lot about her boyfriend on Twitter. On 4th July 2014, she posted a photo of an African American going by the name “Novas Finest 22” as her boyfriend.
However, the relationship didn’t last long and they are no longer together. Since they parted ways, Breanna has been very quiet about her dating life nowadays. There has been no rumor about her dating someone.
Breanna Stewart Career Details
Breanna grew up always tall for her age, something that played a significant role in her career later on. As at now, she is 6 foot 4 inches at just 26, which is a very good height for a rebounder.
However, it is not her age that motivated her to pursue a career in basketball though. She started playing basket when she was very young, just for fun. Steward started playing basketball at her early age for fun.
Breanna’s love for basketball grew in the process and she decided to improve it. In her 6th grade, she was already seeing her talent as an opportunity not fun. For that reason, she started routine dribbling around her block. Everyday she would create time and do home dribbling with an aim of improving ball handling. Within a few days of practice, Breanna could dribble behind her back and between her legs with a lot of comforts. She maintained her routine practice even when she was in college.
As they always say practice makes perfect, Stewart grew to the best prospect in women college basketball. During her time in college, she became the first woman to earn four NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Players from 2013 to 2016. She also became the first collegiate to be nominated to NCAA Regional Most Outstanding Player [MOP] for a record three years.
She became the first collegiate to earn four NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Players from 2013 to 2016. She also became the first to be nominated to NCAA Regional Most Outstanding Player [MOP] for a record three years.
She started appearing for the national team as part of the Un16 National Team, Un17, Un18 and U19 winning several medals and other awards.
While still in college, Steward was one of the finalists for the women’s roster for the U.S. Women’s FIBA World Championship. Out of the 33 selected players, she was the only collegiate player to be selected by the committee.
Breanna is now one of the few players to have earned the FIBA World Cup gold medal, Olympic gold medal, WNBA title, an NCAA title. Other few players who have achieved the record are great names like Tamika Catchings, Sue Bird, Cynthia Cooper, Brittney Griner, Maya Moore, Asjha Jones, Sheryl Swoopes, Kara Wolters, and Diana Taurasi.
Breanna Stewart Net Worth
Breanna is currently earning $64,538, from her present club. She boasts a good number of sponsors and endorsements. With that, she is an economically sound athlete with a net worth estimated to be $ $1.4 million as of 2021.