Juju Watkins Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Juju Watkins :

NameJudea Skies “JuJu” Watkins
NickNameJuju Watkins
Date of Birth15 July 2005
Age (2024)19 Years
NationalityUnited States
HomeTownLos Angeles, California
Height6ft 1in
ProfessionAmerican college basketball player
EducationSierra Canyon School
Current TeamUSC Trojans women’s basketballĀ (#12 / Guard)
Net Worth2-3 Million Dollars

Who is Juju Watkins ?

Judea Skies “JuJu” Watkins, born on July 15, 2005, has emerged as a formidable force in the realm of women’s college basketball. Currently donning the jersey of the USC Trojans within the prestigious Pac-12 Conference, JuJu Watkins has not only solidified her status as a star player but has also left an indelible mark on the international stage.

Juju Watkins
Juju Watkins

Hailing from her hometown of Los Angeles, California, Watkins graduated from Sierra Canyon School, where her basketball prowess propelled her to the pinnacle of high school athletics. ESPN recognized her as the number one recruit in her class, a testament to her exceptional skills on the court. Notably, she earned the esteemed title of national high school player of the year, affirming her dominance in the high school basketball landscape.

Facts about Juju Watkins :

  • Juju Watkins’ full name is Judea Skies Watkins. (born July 15, 2005)
  • She is a freshman playing college basketball for the USC Trojans.
  • Her hometown is Los Angeles, California.
  • Her great-grandfather founded the Watts Labor Community Action Committee.
  • She started playing basketball in a park league at age seven.
  • Her role models include Lakers assistant coach Phil Handy and WNBA player Arike Ogunbowale.
  • As a freshman at Windward School, she led her team to the CIF Southern Section Open Division title game and averaged 21 points per game.
  • She was named Los Angeles Times Player of the Year as a freshman.
Juju Watkins
Juju Watkins
  • In 2020, she was named SportsKid of the Year by Sports Illustrated Kids.
  • She transferred to Sierra Canyon School for her junior year.
  • She won the California Gatorade Player of the Year and Ms. Basketball awards in her junior year.
  • She averaged a triple-double (25 points, 10.6 rebounds, 3.2 assists) in her junior year at Sierra Canyon.
  • She repeated as Los Angeles Times Player of the Year and Los Angeles Daily News Player of the Year as a senior.
  • She scored a career-high 60 points in her senior year, the second-most ever in Los Angeles area history.
  • She was named Gatorade National Player of the Year and Naismith Prep Player of the Year as a senior.
  • She holds the USC record for points in a freshman debut (32 points).
  • She tied Cheryl Miller’s record for the longest streak of 30-point games in USC history (3 games).
  • She holds the USC single-game scoring record (51 points).
  • She won a gold medal with the U.S. at the 2021 FIBA Under-16 Americas Championship and earned MVP honors.
  • She won another gold medal with the U.S. at the 2022 FIBA Under-17 World Cup and was named MVP again.
  • She is the first female athlete to be represented by Klutch Sports Group.
  • She has a NIL deal with Nike.

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