Bayou Barbie with Angel Eyes: Angel Reese

As I continue to work through my overwhelming and horrendous emotions regarding this country’s barbaric treatment of young Black people, who are doing nothing but living their best lives, I decided to ask CoPilot to list “Happy Facts” about LSU Basketball star, Angel Reese


Angel Reese is an extraordinary basketball player with an inspiring journey. Here are 10 happy facts about her and why she’s a remarkable athlete:

  1. Early Basketball Roots: Angel Reese was born on May 6, 2002, in Randallstown, Maryland. Basketball runs in her veins—her mother played at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), and her father also had a basketball career in Europe1.
  2. High School Dominance: At Saint Frances Academy in Baltimore, Reese led her team to three consecutive Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland (IAAM) championships and two conference titles. She was a McDonald’s All-American and ranked as the number two player nationally in her class by ESPN2.
  3. Record-Breaking Double-Doubles: During the 2023 NCAA season, Reese achieved an incredible 34 double-doubles, setting a new record for any woman in a single NCAA basketball season. Her dominance on the court was unmatched3.
  4. LSU Championship Victory: Reese played a pivotal role in leading Louisiana State University (LSU) to its first-ever women’s NCAA basketball championship in 2023. She was named the Most Outstanding Player of the tournament1.
  5. SEC Player of the Year: In her senior season, Reese was honored as the Southeastern Conference (SEC) Player of the YearHer impact extended beyond scoring, as she excelled in rebounds, assists, and defense1.
  6. International Success: Reese helped the United States win a silver medal at the 2023 FIBA Women’s AmeriCupHer talent transcends borders1.
  7. Family of Champions: Reese’s cousin, Jordan Hawkins, won the 2023 NCAA men’s basketball championship with the UConn Huskies. Their titles were secured just 24 hours apart, making it a remarkable family achievement3.
  8. Resilience and Adaptability: After starting her college career at Maryland, Reese transferred to LSU. Her decision to seek a fresh start paid off, and she thrived in her new environment3.
  9. Business Savvy: Reese is estimated to be one of the top earners among college athletes due to her name, image, and likeness dealsHer marketability extends beyond the court1.
  10. Inspiration: Angel Reese’s journey exemplifies determination and excellence. She’s not only a great player but also a role model for aspiring athletes. Her success shines brightly, even in the face of adversity3.

Remember, Angel Reese’s accomplishments transcend the challenges she faces. Let her story inspire you, and focus on celebrating her achievements. 🏀❤️


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