Zion Williamson is a well known American basketball player. He officially plays for New Orleans Pelicans of NBA (National Basketball Association).
He was born in the year 2000. And he is also the first player born in 2000 who got selected in NBA.
He is quite known for his pace and amazing endurance for the game. Kevin Durant admired him in beautiful words saying he is once in a generation kind of athlete.
Zion Lateef Williamson Family
Zion Lateef Williamson came into this world on July 6 the year 2000 in North Carolina. His father was Lateef Williamson and mother Sharonda Sampson.
His father Lateef was a football player, a football defensive lineman at Mayo High School and a Living stone college. His mother Sampson was a sprinter who later chooses the profession of a middle school health and physical education teacher.
The name given to Williamson was the choice of his mother. He was named after the location of mount Zion near Jerusalem as mentioned in the bible.
When Zion was 2 years old the family had to move out of town. They moved to Florence South Carolina. When he turned 5 his parents realized their relationship wasn’t working out for them so they decided to get a divorce.
His mother got married again to another man named Lee Anderson. Lee was a past basketball player playing for Clemson University.
His mother and stepfather did his training to develop several game skills. Williamson used to play soccer and football prior to undertaking for basketball.
Zion Lateef Williamson’s Career
In the year 2015 Zion Williamson played for Spartanburg school day. In this game, he achieved All-region and All-State honors.
In the year 2016, he got a chance to take part in NBPA’s top 100 Camp where he managed to make the best score.
In 2017 he was given the title of Player of the year and the most valuable player due to his excellent performance in the game.
In 2018 he brought home the third successive triumph to his school in the SISCA region. In 2019 he made a victory in the Wake Forest, Florida State, Notre Dame, etc.
In the year 2019, he got picked up to play for NBA, the organization that chooses the best players who they find quiet eligible to take part in competitive matches.
Zion Lateef Williamson Net Worth
Zion Williamson’s net worth and income are estimated to grow continuously at a firm speed. His net worth is officially not found out.
The reason being he is yet playing for his university team. But just to give an idea he gets a usual salary worth 50 thousand dollars.
Zion Lateef Williamson Wife
About his marital status, the player is in a romantic relation relationship with a pretty lady who happens to be his high school sweetheart known as Tiana White.
Zion Lateef Heigh & Weight
Zion is 6 feet and 8 inches tall and has maintained a weight of 129 kilograms. Despite his weight, he has managed to maintain a strong and drawing physique. His hair and eye color are black.
What shoes does Zion Lateef Williamson wear?
Nike PG 2.5 sneakers
BB auto-lacing sneaker
What size does Zion Lateef Williamson wear?
Shoe size: 11
What is Zion Lateef’s Bicep size?
Zion Lateef’s Bicep size: 16.5 inches