Seimone Augustus A.K.A Seimone Delicia Augustus is best known as an American professional women’s basketball player. Augustus is with Minnesota Lynx of Women’s National Basketball Association WNBA, Dynamo Kursk and the U.S. national team. As per Seimone Augustus bio, she was born on 30th April 1984 which makes Seimone Augustus age 33 years old at this moment. Augustus played for Capitol High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana as WBCA All-American. Augustus was featured on Sports Illustrated for women before her freshman year in high school. Augustus also participated in WBCA High School All-America Game in 2002.
Seimone Augustus net worth and salary
According to the reports, Seimone Augustus net worth is estimated around 2.4 million US dollars. Seimone Augustus salary is around $106,000 per year. In 2006, Seimone Augustus was no.1 overall in 2006 WNBA Draft. Augustus won Skills Competition in 2006 WNBA All Star Game at Maddison Square Garden. Augustus created a rookie record by finishing 2006 second to the Mercury’s Diana Taurasi. On 20th August, Augustus was named as the 2006 WNBA Rookie of the Year. In 2007, while shooting nearly from the field, LSU star improved to a career-high 22.6 points per game. In 2009, Augustus suffered from season-ending injury, a torn ACL, against the Phoenix Mercury. Then, in 2010, Augustus could not return back as Augustus was forced to undergo surgery to remove fibroid tumors. However, Augustus returned to play the final 25 games of the season. In 2011, Augustus was back at full strength and led the team in scoring and served as team leader defender. From 2007, Augustus made her first-star game and finished eighth in MVP voting and was named Second Team All-WNBA. Augustus scored the second highest number of points in ANBA Finals history-36-in game two of the 2011 WNBA Finals Lynx returned to the finals the next two seasons, losing with Indiana Fever in 2012 and winning against Atlanta in 2013. Augustus was named as first-team All-WNBA in 2012 and was voted an all-star-game starter in 2013. In 2015, Augustus was named as a WNBA All-Star for the sixth time; however, Augustus was battling a right knee injury. In 2016 season, Lynx continued to win the championship in the league. Lynx defeated the Mercury advancing to the WNBA Finals for the fifth time in six years. Lynx was defeated by the Los Angele Sparks in five games. Augustus was WNBA Top 20@20 in the celebration of WNBA twentieth anniversary. Currently, Augustus is a member of U.S. women’s basketball team and earned a gold medal in 2008, 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics.
Seimone Augustus spouse
Talking about Seimone Augustus personal life, Augustus married a woman. The couple confirmed the people exclusively. Seimone Augustus spouse name is LaTaya Varner. The couple got married on a cliff overlooking the ocean. The couple is happily living their married life.
Seimone Augustus tattoo
Seimone Augustus tattoo is shown publicly while playing games. The tattoos are on the right hand of Augustus. Augustus has maintained her body through proper diet and exercise. Augustus has athletic body type which has matched her profession. Augustus body measurement is 35-25-35. Augustus has a height of 6 feet and weight of 81 kg. Augustus is popular in social media such as Face book, Instagram and Twitter. Augustus Facebook page has over 65,000 likes. Augustus Instagram account has over 55,000 followers with more than 600 posts. Augustus Twitter account has over 48,000 followers with more than 17,000 tweets.