Charlie Ward
Charlie Ward
Celebrated Name: Charlie Ward
Real Name/Full Name: Charlie Ward, Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 53 years old
Birth Date: 12 October 1970
Birth Place: Thomasville, Georgia, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.88 m
Weight: 86 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Tonja Ward
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Caleb Ward, Hope Ward)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Charlie Ward Gay?: N/A
Profession: Athlete
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $15 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Charlie Ward, Jr. is a retired basketball player from the United States of America. Ward was a standout receiver for the athletic team of Florida named Florida State Seminoles, who won the following awards called the Heisman Trophy, the Davey O’Brien Award, and the College Football National Championship.

Notwithstanding his prowess in college football, he was not picked by the National Football League and instead ended up playing in National Basketball Association (NBA).

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Early Life & Biography

Charlie Ward is a well-known basketball player born on 12 October 1970 in Thomasville, Georgia, United States of America. After completing his graduation in the year 1994, he was chased after by both basketball and baseball recruiters as the 1993 Heisman Trophy winner at the Florida State University.

In the year 2006, he was elected into the College Football Hall of Fame. In the year 2018, he was named as Florida State’s boy’s head coach. Charlie Ward’s astrological sign is Libra.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 12 October 1970, Charlie Ward is 53 years old as of today’s date 15th April 2024. His height is 1.88 m tall, and weight is 86 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

According to various data from various sources and media publications, Charlie Ward is married to Tonja Ward. Together they had two sons whose names are Caleb Ward and Hope Ward. Charlie Ward is not dating anyone else as of 2022.

Career

Ward earned the Heisman Trophy, the Maxwell Award, and the Davey O’Brien Award as a passer for the football team of Florida State University in the year 1993 and later led the Seminoles with their first National Championship when they beat Nebraska 18–16 in the tournament named Orange Bowl.

The Seminoles’ only game of the season came against a second-ranked Notre Dame squad. Still, their route to the National Championship was opened a week later whenever the Irish were beaten at home by Boston College.

Ward was an essential member of the squad, completing 70% of his passes and rushing for an average of 6 yards per carrying. Ward, who set academic records with 27 rushing touchdowns and 3,371 offensive yards, becomes the first Heisman Trophy winner since 1976, winning by 1,622 points.

Nevertheless, Charlie Ward received startling information once he was not picked for the National Football League because pro recruiters were not satisfied in his diminutive stature and did not believe he had a terrific arm.

Despite this, Ward continued to increase the up the career ladder and was picked by the New York Knicks in the year 1994 National Basketball Association Draft after graduating from Florida State.

Despite having no collegiate baseball experience, he was taken by the Milwaukee Brewers and the New York Yankees in 1993 and 1994, respectively.

Aside from his significant contributions to the world of athletics, Charlie Ward has also always contributed back to the local community, volunteering countless hours for nonprofit donations.

He also runs an annual charity golf event to support the March of Dimes organisation and arranges numerous basketball camps for youngsters. Furthermore, the athlete was chosen as the official spokesman for Florida’s ‘Born to Read’ initiative.

Ward had recently ended his seventh National Basketball Association season as the shooting guard for the team named New York Knicks at the time of his induction.

In the year 1999, he led his club to the NBA finals. Ward is still an important contributor to Thomasville’s hometown, where he runs summer children clinics and sports camps.

Awards & Achievements

  • Heisman Trophy in the year 1992
  • Best College Football Player ESPY Award in the year 1994
  • James E. Sullivan Award in the year 1993

Net Worth & Salary of Charlie Ward in 2024

Charlie Ward Net Worth
Charlie Ward Net Worth

Charlie Ward is a former pro athlete from the United States of America with a net worth of $15 million as of April 2024. He was also a collegiate football player who Major League Baseball drafted. Ward was drafted in the NFL, NBA, and MLB. He is notable and is one of the few Heisman Trophy champions who did not do enough to play in the National Football League.

Charlie Ward was a very successful basketball and football player. He has won many awards and was recommended in the NBA and NFL, and many other sports associations.

He claims that he lives a perfect life with his beautiful career and his family. Ward spent nine years with the professional basketball team of New York named the New York Knicks, where he made his National Basketball Association Finals debut in the year 1999.

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