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Full NameEva Rakes Wilson
First NameEva
Middle NameRakes
Last NameWilson
ProfessionCelebrity Mother
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseRoscoe C. Wilson Jr.
No Of Children2
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Eva Rakes Wilson is the mother of A’ja Wilson, an American professional basketball player for the Las Vegas Aces of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). 

She was the former player for the South Carolina Gamecocks in college. She is American by nationality. Eva is married to Roscoe C. Wilson Jr., who is also a basketball player. 

Eva Rakes Wilson with her daughter A’ja Wilson.
Eva Rakes Wilson with her daughter A’ja Wilson. Source: Instagram

Who is A’ja Wilson dating?

It’s unknown who she is currently dating, but before, she was dating Josh Cunningham, who is also a professional basketball player just like her. 

They started dating in 2018. Their relationship was very strong as they were very happy to be together. 

They haven’t tied a knot yet, nor are they engaged. And they don’t post about their relationship on social media anymore, so they broke up.

Eva Rakes Wilson daughter A’ja Wilson with her ex-boyfriend Josh Cunningham
Eva Rakes Wilson daughter A’ja Wilson with her ex-boyfriend Josh Cunningham. Source: Twitter

About A’ja ex-boyfriend, Josh Cunningham:

Josh Cunningham was the boyfriend of professional basketball player Wilson. He played as the forward in the Netherlands for Leiden

He also played from the Morgan Park High School and college basketball for the Bradley University

He was born on August 11, 1996, to his parents LaTanya and Johnny Cunningham

A’ja raising money for supporting children with dyslexia and bullying:

She trades in a basketball for biscuits for charity. 

At that time, she was the WNBA star in The University of South Carolina Alumna and she helped raise money for her foundation to support children who are struggling with dyslexia and bullying. 

She went to the local restaurant called Bojangles restaurant to make biscuits and food and served it at the drive-thru. 

It was said that around 20% of the sales between 4 pm to 6 pm would be donated to the foundation and the reason behind doing this is that she also struggled with dyslexia, and she was much bullied when she was a child. 

This was the thing she wanted to do when she grew up. 

Some facts about Wilson:

She was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority as she was a member of Theta Gamma Chapter

On her WNBA Draft Day, she was congratulated by Blake Griffin, who is one of her favorite athletes. 

She was sent a video message by him saying what's up and congratulation her on being drafted. 

She was named Associated Press National Player of the year because of her incredible career in the USC Women’s Basketball program

About A’ja Wilson:

She is an American professional basketball player for the club Las Vegas Aces of the Women’s national professional basketball.

She is the record holder in winning three straight SEC player of the year award.

She is the all-time leading basketball scorer player in the South Carolina women’s basketball history.  

She was born on 1996, August 8, in Hopkins, South Carolina. She was born to her father, Roscoe, Jr., and mother, Eva Wilson.

Eva Rakes Wilson with her husband Roscoe C. Wilson Jr. and daughter A’ja Wilson.
Eva Rakes Wilson with her husband Roscoe C. Wilson Jr. and daughter A’ja Wilson. Source: Instagram

She was named after her father’s best song, Aja by Steely Dan

Her father was also a professional football player who played basketball for ten seasons in Europe. 

She completed her school at Heathwood Hall Episcopal School, and she did major in mass communication from the University of South Carolina.

She grew up with her sibling Renaldo Wilson

Net Worth: 

As of 2021, the net worth of A’ja Wilson is estimated to be over $2 million, and her source of income is basketball player.

Net WorthSource
$2 millionProfessional basketball player 


  1. Her daughter is currently 24 years old, born on August 8, 1996, in Hopkins, South Carolina, United States.

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Updated On Mon Jul 12 2021 Published On Sun Jul 11 2021 By shaumya

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