Sydney Colson

Daniel 28 Mar,2020

Facts of Sydney Colson

Birth Name
Sydney Justine Colson
Famous Name
Sydney Colson
Stephanie Colson


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$1 million
Basketball Player

Sydney Justine Colson a.k.a. Sydney Colson is a professional basketball player currently signed to the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was drafted by the Connecticut Sun in the 2011 WNBA draft and also played for the San Antonio Stars, Minnesota Lynx, and Las Vegas.

Sydney was born August 6, 1989, Colson finished her collegiate career at Texas A&M University, where she helped the college team win the NCAA title during her senior season.

Sydney Colson Net Worth & Salary 2023

No. 51 – Chicago Sky guard, Sydney Colson is currently under a 1 year / $68,000 contract with the team, including an annual average salary of $68,000. As per the deal, she will earn a base salary of $68,000, while carrying a cap hit of $68,000 in 2020. Courtney Vandersloot, Allie Quigley, and Stefanie Dolson are the highest-paid roosters on the team. 

The lady's salary is $75,525 in 2024 while she earned similar money in 2022 and 2023.

A professional since 2011, she has played for other WNBA league teams earning tremendous sums. Additionally, during the off-season, Colson went on to play for other leagues such as Sleza Wroclaw—Poland (EBLK), H.R. Le-Zion—Israel (D1), and Lider Pruszkow—Poland (PLKK) which helped her to add six-digit figure per season. 

Sydney Colson is endorsed by various clothing brands SOURCE: Instagram @sydjcolson

Besides, she is endorsed by various clothing brands, K-Swiss, Blade Brown, and Vertigo.  Colson's net worth is estimated to be $200,000

Sydney Colson Boyfriend: Relationship History

Sydney Colson, 30 has maintained her personal life as secret as possible. The basketball player has never been spotted with a guy in the media nor open about her sexuality. There is less to no information about her love life, not even her relationship status. Hence, she is possibly single. 

Sydney Colson Family & Education

Sydney Justine Colson was born to Simmie and Stephanie Colson, in Houston, Texas. She holds an American nationality and belongs to the Afro-American ethnic background. She grew up alongside two siblings, Simmie IV and Simone. 

Colson's siblings SOURCE: Instagram @sydjcolson

Besides playing basketball, she majored in sociology at Texas A&M. She said she would like to pursue a television career as a sports commentator after a WNBA career.

WNBA Transaction

  • April 16, 2011: Selected by the Connecticut Sun in the second round (16thoverall) of the 2011 WNBA Draft
  • April 16, 2011: Traded to the New York Liberty in exchange for Kalana Greene.
  • May 16, 2012: Waived by the Liberty
  • May 14, 2015: Signed a free-agent contract with San Antonio
  • Feb. 12, 2018: Re-signed with San Antonio
  • March 13, 2018: Re-signed by the Las Vegas Aces
  • May 17, 2018: Waived by the Las Vegas Aces
  • Aug. 14, 2018: Signed contract with Minnesota for the rest of the season
  • May 13, 2019: Signed as a free agent with the Las Vegas Aces

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