- 1 Who is Zoey Christina Ball?
- 2 How rich is she, as of now? Zoey Christina Ball Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
- 4 Who is her father? Lonzo Ball Short Wiki/Bio
Who is Zoey Christina Ball?
Zoey Christina Ball was born on 22 July 2018 under the zodiac sign of Cancer, in Chino Hills, California USA. She is a three-year-old celebrity child, only recognized for being the daughter of professional National Basketball Association (NBA) player Lonzo Ball and his girlfriend Denise Garcia.
How rich is she, as of now? Zoey Christina Ball Net Worth
Being the daughter of a millionaire, Zoey Christina Ball is also a potential millionaire. Her career is yet to come, but she no doubt enjoys the net worth of her famous father, which as of late 2021, is estimated at over $12 million.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Zoey Christina Ball is being raised by her famous parents in their home in Chino Hills. Her middle name Christina honors her paternal grandmother Tina Bal. She gained international fame immediately after her birth when her parents shared photos of hers on their official social media accounts. She’s apparently enjoying her childhood time with her parents. Zoey holds American nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnic group.
Her parents Lonzo Ball and Denise Garcia have known each other since high school, where initially they were close friends and later became romantically involved. After experiencing some issues in their relationship, the couple split in the summer of 2018, but rekindled their romance in October 2020, and are still going strong.
Who is her father? Lonzo Ball Short Wiki/Bio
Lonzo Anderson Ball was born on 27 October 1997 under the zodiac sign of Scorpio, in Anaheim, California USA.
He was raised with his two younger brothers, LiAngelo and LaMelo, by their father, LaVar Ball, a well-known former professional American football player and businessman, and mother Tina Ball, a former college basketball player. Lonzo holds American nationality and is of African-American ethnicity.
Educational Background and Amateur Career
Lonzo Ball started playing basketball together with his brothers at a very young age. While in high school, they were coached by their father, playing at Chino Hills High School.
While in there, he distinguished himself as a very talented player, who led the team to a 35–0 record and a state title in his senior year. He even won such national honors as the Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year, Naismith Prep Player of the Year, and USA Today Boys Basketball Player of the Year.
Upon matriculation, Lonzo enrolled into the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he continued to play for the UCLA Bruins. In his freshman year, he was named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Wooden Legacy tournament, led the nation in assists, and helped the team to become one of the top-scoring teams in the US.
He also won the Wayman Tisdale Award as the top freshman in the nation, and was a first-team All-American. Following the end of the season, he left college in 2017 to enter the NBA Draft.
Lonzo Ball started his professional career after being chosen as the second overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers. He initially played in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he was named the league MVP after he averaged 16.3 points, 9.3 assists (a league record), 7.7 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 1.0 blocks per game.
He also scored two triple-doubles, the first-ever in Vegas by a rookie. In his NBA rookie season, he appeared in 52 games and missed 30 due to knee and shoulder injuries. He eventually ended the season averaging 10.2 points, 7.2 assists, and 6.9 rebounds, and was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team.
Afterwards, he underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee, and made a comeback in 2018. However, at the end of the season he was traded to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for Anthony Davis., and spent two seasons with them, and then joined the Chicago Bulls in a sign-and-trade deal in the summer of 2021.
Business Ventures and Other Projects
Lonzo Ball started his professional career using a sports brand launched by his father, called Big Baller Brand, so he didn’t sign a brand endorsement deal with any other major company, such as Adidas and Nike. In 2017, his father’s company released their first shoe, the ZO2, which cost $495. Although he didn’t found it, Lonzo owned 51% of the brand, however, he left the business in 2019.
Lonzo is also a rap music enthusiast; he recorded his debut rap single entitled “Melo Ball 1” in 2017.
It was followed by other singles, “ZO2”, which was dedicated to his brand, and “Super Saiyan”, both released also in 2017. His debut studio album “Born 2 Ball” was released in 2018, which peaked at No. 42 on the Billboard’s Independent Albums chart as well as No. 13 on its Heatseekers Albums chart. He released his next studio album “BBA (Bounce Back Album” in 2020.
Lonzo Ball is also known as a reality TV star, since he’s made appearances alongside members of his family in their own reality series “Ball In The Family”, which follows not only their professional but also their private lives. The show has been aired on Facebook Watch.