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Jalen Suggs Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Jalen Suggs Quick Info
Height 6 ft 4 in
Weight 93 kg
Date of Birth June 3, 2001
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Girlfriend Hailey Van Lith

Jalen Suggs is an American professional basketball player who has represented the Orlando Magic (2021–Present), as a point guard/shooting guard, in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was drafted 5th overall in the 1st round of the 2021 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. At the youth level, representing the United States, he had clinched the ‘Gold’ medal at the 2019 FIBA (Fédération Internationale de Basketball Amateur) Under-19 Basketball World Cup held in Greece, the 2018 FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup held in Argentina, and the 2017 FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship held in Argentina.

Born Name

Jalen Rashon Suggs

Nick Name

Jalen

Jalen Suggs as seen in an Instagram Post in July 2021
Jalen Suggs as seen in an Instagram Post in July 2021 (Jalen Suggs / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States

Residence

Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States

Nationality

American

 

Education

Jalen had attended the Minnehaha Academy, a Christian private high school in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

In 2020, after his high school graduation, he had joined Gonzaga University, a private, Catholic university in Spokane, Washington. He had represented their Gonzaga Bulldogs basketball team until 2021 when he had declared for the 2021 NBA Draft, thus forgoing his remaining college eligibility.

Occupation

Professional Basketball Player

Jalen Suggs as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2019
Jalen Suggs as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2019 (Jalen Suggs / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Larry Suggs (Former Athlete)
  • Mother – Molly Manley
  • Siblings – Jennica Suggs (Younger Sister), Jaelle Suggs (Younger Sister)
  • Others – Terrell Raymonn Suggs aka T-Sizzle (Second Uncle) (Professional American Football Player, Winner of Super Bowl XLVII and Super Bowl LIV), Eddie Jones (Uncle) (Former Professional Basketball Player, 3-time NBA ‘All-Star’)

Position

Point Guard, Shooting Guard

Shirt Number

  • 4 – Orlando Magic
  • 1 – Gonzaga Bulldogs

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft 4 in or 193 cm

Weight

93 kg or 205 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Jalen has dated –

  1. Hailey Van Lith (2020-Present)

Jalen Suggs and Hailey Van Lith, as seen in June 2021
Jalen Suggs and Hailey Van Lith, as seen in June 2021 (Jalen Suggs / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial (Black and White)

He is of African-American descent on his father’s side and American descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Short-cropped, afro hair
  • Sports a trimmed goatee
  • Wears ear studs

Religion

Christianity

Brand Endorsements

He has been sponsored by the sports goods manufacturing giant Adidas.

Jalen Suggs as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2021
Jalen Suggs as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2021 (Jalen Suggs / Instagram)

Jalen Suggs Facts

  1. In his freshman year at high school, Jalen had averaged 21.5 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists per game. He had helped his team win the Class 2A state championship that year, scoring 15 points in the 2nd half of the final match. His performances had seen him named to the ‘MaxPreps Freshman All-American First Team’.
  2. In his sophomore year, he had led his team to another Class 2A state title and had earned ‘Associated Press All-State First Team’ and ‘MaxPreps Sophomore All-American Second Team’ honors.
  3. In his junior year, he had led his team to a 3rd successive Class 2A state championship and was selected in the ‘Associated Press All-State First Team’ and the ‘MaxPreps Junior All-American Third Team’.
  4. The basketball season in his senior year was curtailed due to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. The sports program had come to an abrupt end just a day after his team had won a section title and the team was thus unable to defend its state championship. He had earned ‘MaxPreps All-American First Team’ and ‘Minnesota Mr. Basketball’ honors.
  5. He was also named the ‘Minnesota AP Player of the Year’ and had ended his school career as their all-time leading scorer (2,945 points).

Featured Image by Jalen Suggs / Instagram

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