Fran Belibi is a popular, talented, and upcoming Women’s Basketball player who plays for Stanford Cardinal Women’s Basketball at Forward position. She is popularly known for her Dunking skills as her skills are compared to Jordan and Kobe Bryant. Before becoming a Basketball player she used to be interested in playing Tennis. She is also inspired by her parents and is willing to pursue a degree in the field of Medical.
|Birth Date||20 July 2001|
|Place of Birth||Kansas City, Kansas, United States|
Fran Belibi Biography & Wiki
Francesca professionally known as Fran was born on 20th July 2001 in Kansas City, United States of America. Her father’s name is Franck Belibi who works as a Nephrologists and her mother’s name is Suzanne Belibi is a Pediatrician. She also has three siblings named Franck Belibi Jr., Fabiola Belibi, and Hana Belibi.
She went to Regis Jesuit High School, Aurora, Colorado, and after graduation, for her further and higher studies attended Stanford University. As she was outstanding in her academics, she received an invitation to the National Academy of Future Scientist and Technologist.
Fran Belibi Career
In 2015 she played Basketball only for fun purposes. She participated in a match and with her amazing performance, she rose to fame and became the first girl to dunk during her high school match. On 6th January 2017 video of her dunking went viral all over social media and her coach received calls for her recruitment. Her family later shortlisted universities as she was inspired by her parents and wanted to study medicine as well.
In May 2018 she committed herself to Stanford Cardinal Women’s Basketball team. During her high school, she had a total of 6.3 average and 5.9 rebounds, with her hard work and concentration, she improved her score to 18 points, 9.4 rebounds, 3.4 blocks, and 2.1 steals in her sophomore season.
In December 2018 she showed her epic dunk during a match against Grandview and was appreciated by many sports players. She was also honored to rank under the top 25 ESPN HoopGurlz ranking. In March 2019 she became the first woman after Candace Parker in 2004 to win the title of Powerade Jam Feat Dunk at McDonald’s All American Game.
Currently, she can be seen playing various matches on ESPN against teams like North Carolina, Connecticut, and many more. So far, her team scored a total of 740 points in the NCAA 2020 Division I women’s basketball.
Awards and Nominations
She has secured a gold medal at the FIBA Americas U16 Championship in 2017 and FIBA U17 World Cup in 2018. In 2018 she also played for her state “USA” and won a title in Latvia U17 International Invitational. The next year she again won a gold medal at FIBA U19 World Cup.
Fran is currently single and is focused on her Basketball and Medical Career. There is no information shared about her past relationships as well. She seems to be focused on her career and is spending time with her family &friends. Her basketball career is also increasing her popularity as she is an outstanding player so the practice takes most of her time.
Fran Belibi Net Worth
According to sources she earns her income from her Basketball matches and also by her Instagram Posts. She became popular when a video of her dunking went viral and received many recruitment calls. Later she devoted herself to Stanford University and is participating in various competitions. She also receives sponsors. So her net worth has been estimated at around $500,000.
Fran Belibi Trivia
- She grew up playing Tennis and was ranked 3rd in state doubles as a freshman in 2016.
- During her summer break she played basketball with the Mile Hi Magic team.
- She plays Basketball for Stanford Cardinal Women’s Basketball at a forward position.
- She is also interested in building her career in the fields of Medicine as she is inspired by her.
- According her school coach Carl Mattei, around 217 college programs have approached for her recruitment.
- She has 26.3 thousand followers on her Instagram account and 649 followers on her twitter account.