Vernon Carey Jr Biography
Vernon Carey Jr. is an American basketball player committed to play for the Duke Blue Devils in the Atlantic Coast Conference. He finished his high school career at NSU University School as a five-star recruit and among the top-ranked players in the 2019 class. Son of LaTavia and Vernon Carey; has one younger brother, Jaylen, and two younger sisters, Taelynn and Denver.
Carey Attended University School in Davie, Florida, where he played four varsity seasons. He Also played football for one year as a freshman, Born in a current hometown of Southwest Ranches, Florida. Is a member of the National Junior Honor Society and his school’s Honor Roll.
Has nice hands and a very good touch around the basket. He has added a jump shot that extends out to the college 3-point stripe, which is key for his long-term potential. He has fine size for the position, Son of former Miami Hurricanes and Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Vernon Carey.
He was born on February 25, 2001, he is 18 years of age.
Career Of Vernon Carey
He began playing high school basketball in 2015 with University School of Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida. After his sophomore year, Carey was named the 2017 Miami Herald and. As a junior, he averaged 26.0 points and 10.1 rebounds a game.
while he was leading the sharks to an overall record of 36–2, Florida 5A state championship, 2017 City of Palms Invitational and the 2017 John Wall Invitational which he led his team to the championship in both tournaments. He then led his team to the finals at the High School National Tournament despite losing to R.J.
Personal Information of Carey
Height: 6ft 10in (2.08 m)
Weight: 276 lb (125 kg)
Birth of Vernon Carey
The future found its path there, in a hospital room somewhere in Miami-Dade County, a place that births star athletes like few other places in America. LaTavia Banks, watched on from the bed, exhausted. The newborn disappeared in Carey’s arms — a 6-foot-5, 350-pound abyss. Feeling all eyes on him, Carey turned to the room, fighting through tears, and said, “I just want to give him everything I never had.
It was Feb. 25, 2001. Nine months earlier, it seemed like the world was ending. Both families were waiting for the news. LaTavia the mother of Vernon had found out she was pregnant during a doctor’s visit alongside her mother. When they returned home, LaTavia’s father fumed while her mother interjected on a phone call between Vernon and LaTavia to tell her, no, Vernon would be coming over to the house for a face-to-face visit. Vernon and LaTavia began dating when they were 16.