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Sheryl Swoops Biography

Sheryl Swoops

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Date of Birth: 1971 , March-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet

Quick Timeline of Sheryl Swoops

1971 Born in Brownfield, Texas, United States
1995 Married with Eric Jackson
2012 Got engaged with Chris Unclesho
2016 Net worth is $200 thousnad
1993 Won NCAA women’s basketball championship
1994 Debut in 1994 World Championships
2002 Won gold medal at World Championship
1997 Joined Houston Comets
2008 Joined Seattle Storm

Detail Timeline of Sheryl Swoops

March 25 , 1971

Born in Brownfield, Texas, United States

Sheryl Swoopes is a retired American basketball player who was born in the early 1970s in Brownfield, Texas, United States. Swoopes was born as Sheryl Denise Swoops and raised by her mother Louise Swoopes along with her brothers.

June 7 , 1995

Married with Eric Jackson

Sheryl Swoopes got married to, Eric Jackson on June 7, 1995. The couple gave birth to a son, Jordan Eric Jackon, in 1997. The spent time together for around four years and divorced in the same year.

2012

Got engaged with Chris Unclesho

After divorce with Eric, Sheryl connected with Alisa Scott, whom she broke up in 2011. After then she began dating Chris Unclesho and they got engaged in 2012. Presently they are living together without having any baby.

2016

Net worth is $200 thousnad

Sheryl Swoopes is counted among the high profiles basketball players in an era. She received a good salary from her career in WNBA and she earned a good sum of money from her career. As per 2016, her net worth is estimated to be $200 thousand.

1993

Won NCAA women’s basketball championship

Sheryl Swoopes began playing basketball since her childhood and continued to her college at WNBA. She won her first major competition, NCAA women’s basketball championship, during her college in 1993.

1994

Debut in 1994 World Championships

Sheryl Swoopes debut as a national player from1994, participated as the USA's national team, further, she participated in World Championships of 1994. In that competition, USA achieved a bronze medal, beating Australia.

2002

Won gold medal at World Championship

Sheryl Swoopes won World Championship in 2002 as a member of USA's national team, which was coached by Van Chancellor. She finished a good game with her the score of 16.9 points per game.

1997

Joined Houston Comets

Sheryl Swoopes started her WNBA career with the team Houston Comets in 1997, she was recruited by Houston Comtes, when she earned 2000 career points, 500 career rebounds, 300 career assists, and 200 career steals.

March 3 , 2008

Joined Seattle Storm

Swoopes ended with Houston Comte after spending 11 years, leaving Houston Comte she joined Seattle Storm on March 3, 2008, where she played for a year, she waived out by Seattle Storm on February 3, 2009. 

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Sheryl Swoopes married to, Eric Jackson on June 7, 1995. Her ex-husband Eric Jackson was her high school sweetheart and the couple lived together for some years. They have a son, Jordan Eric Jackon who was born in 1997.

Sadly, the couple planned to end with their relation and divorced in 1999. After JacksonSwoopes engaged with Alisa Scott, together the couple has a son, even Shryl's second marriage ended up, in 2011. Currently, she in a relationship with Chris Unclesho, whom she got engaged in 2012.

Swoopes announced herself as a lesbian in October 2005, she said “it doesn’t change who I am. I can’t help who I fall in love with, no one can discover that I' a lesbian, just sort of happened much after in life”.

Swoopes started her WNBA career during 1997 inaugural season, where she recruited for the Houston Comets. During her play time with Houston, she got 2,000 career points, 500 career rebounds, 300 career assists, and 200 career steals. She was four-time WNBA Champion within 1917 to 2000 and won WNBA Defensive Player, for three times in 2000, 2002, and 2003.

Sheryl Swoopes is earning fine and her current, estimated net worth is $200 thousand.