Bridget Carleton

by Jorge 31 Oct,2019
Bridget Carleton
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Bridget Carleton
  • Birth Place Chatham, Ontario
  • Famous Name Bridget Carleton
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Father Rob Carleton
  • Mother Carrie Carleton
  • Salary $2,758
  • Contract 1 year / $2,758
  • Position in Team Guard
  • Current team Minnesota Lynx
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Basketball player
  • Currently Working For Minnesota Lynx
  • University attended Iowa State
  • School attended John McGregor Secondary

Big 12 Player of the Year, Bridget Carleton is a Canadian professional basketball player, representing Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Additionally, she also has represented the national team of Canada and was featured in the 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup. Before being selected by the Connecticut Sun as a 2nd round, 21st overall pick in 2019, Bridget played college basketball for the Iowa State Cyclones.  

The native of Chatham, Ontario, Canada, Bridget was born on May 22, 1997, as one of the daughters of Rob Carleton and Carrie Carleton. Bridge holds Canadian citizenship and belongs to the white ethnic group. Similarly, Bridget was born under the star sign, Gemini. 

Annual Salary- $2,758

Bridget who just started her professional WNBA career is yet to earn convincing money. On MAY 1 2019, Carleton was offered a small contract of worth 1 year / $2,758 by Minnesota Lynx. Furthermore, in 2019, Bridged will earn a base salary of $2,758, while carrying a cap hit of $2,758

Bridget Carleton enjoying her vacation in a lavish way SOURCE: Instagram @bridgecarleton

Also, the contract includes $2,758 as an average annual salary which is quite less compared to Sylvia Fowles and Seimone Augustus. In particular, Sylvia and Seimone is the highest-paid player of the team with an annual salary of $113,360  and $111,000 respectively.     

Relationship Status: Single

It's quite surprising to know about the fact that Bridget is living a single life. Also, the news about her relationship and affairs never surfaced in the media to date.

Besides, exploring her social account, she seems to have prioritized her family and friends compared to a romantic relationship. 

Hobbies and Interest

Stalking her Instagram account, she seems to be an adventurous person as she has posted a picture of herself enjoying in the naturally blessed places. Some of the places Bridget was spotted enjoying her time are Little Crystal Creek, Australia, Bimini, The Bahamas, West Okoboji Lake, Japan and many more.

Bridget Carleton enjoying at Little Crystal Creek SOURCE: Instagram @bridgecarleton

Also, she also loves spending time with her friends and family and never misses a chance to post pictures of them on her Instagram account. Particularly, she considers her mother as her best friend and out of many, in one of her Instagram posts, she uploaded a picture along with her mother captioning "My best friend."   

Professional Career

Currently, Carleton plays as a Guard for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Bridget Carleton SOURCE: Instagram @bridgecarleton

As an amateur player, she has played for the U-18 team of Canada as well as played college basketball for the Iowa State Cyclones.  

Career Highlights and Awards

  • Big 12 Player of the Year in 2019
  • 3× First-team All-Big 12 in 2017, 2018 and 2019 respectively
  • Big 12 All-Freshman Team in 2016 

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