Sheryl Swoopes was born on March 25, 1971, in Brownfield Texas.
Sheryl Swoopes was born into a family of 5. She had 3 siblings and she was the youngest out of all of them. Her mom and dad are named Louise Swoopes a Billy Ray Swoopes.
Sheryl Swoopes went to Brownfield high school. Her freshmen year she discovered basketball and ever since then it was her dream to play basketball professionally
Sheryl Swoopes went to Texas Tech University. She played collage basketball freshman year to senior year and loved it . She got a athletic scholarship to Texas Tech for Basketball.
Sheryl Swoopes played for the WNBA team the Houston Comets. She led her team to four back to back championships.
Sheryl Swoopes retired in 2011. After her career, she started to teach little girls to play basketball. In 2012 she meet her husband. His name is Eric Jackson. Sadly later in life, they divorced. She has one son and his name is Jordan Eric Jackson.