Category: Past

Aaron Judge

Aaron Judge

Athlete of the Month for August 2022 Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio New York Yankee superstar Aaron Judge has been in the news a lot this week, as he tied the knot in Hawaii this past weekend. But, also in the news is whether the Yankees will extend him a mega-contract keeping him a Yankee […]

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving

Athlete of the Month for June 2022 Instagram Bio Highlights Bio Born March 23rd of 1992 in Melbourne, Australia, 30-year-old Kyrie Irving now plays for the Brooklyn Nets of the NBA. The American professional basketball player was named “Rookie of the Year” back in 2011 after his selection by the Cleveland Cavaliers and won an […]

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard

Athlete of the Month for May 2022 Facebook Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio Professional Basketball player Damien Lamonte Ollie Lillard Sr. was born on July 15, 1990, in Oakland, California. Shortly after graduating from Oakland High School, Lillard received a basketball scholarship to Weber State University. While playing basketball for the Weber State University Wildcats, […]

Gio Urshela

Gio Urshela

Athlete of the Month for April 2022 Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio Gio Urshela, a professional Columbian baseball player, has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) since 2015. Throughout his career, he’s played for the Toronto Blue Jays, The Cleveland Indians, the New York Yankees, and is now playing for the Minnesota Twins. Since an […]

Tina Charles

Tina Charles

Athlete of the Month for March 2022 Facebook Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio From Jamaica, New York, Tina Charles is a professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury. She attended the University of Connecticut. Charles won a gold medal with Team USA at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London and became WNBA’s Most Valuable […]

Ja Morant

Ja Morant

Athlete of the Month for February 2022 Facebook Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio Ja Morant is in his third season as NBA starter, and he is killing the game right now. In his last 6 games, at the time of this writing, Ja’s scored noting less than 30 points and is averaging 26 points this […]

Jonathan Taylor

Jonathan Taylor

Athlete of the Month for January 2022 Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio Jonathan Taylor is an NFL running back for the Indianapolis Colts. He has broken franchise records with the team, including the first Colts player to score 5 touchdowns in one day. He also won player of the month, twice so far in one […]

Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry

Athlete of the Month for December 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Highlights Bio Wardell Stephen Curry II, also known as Stephen Curry, is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the NBA. He comes from a basketball family; with his father and brother being NBA players themselves. Curry was selected […]

Emma Raducanu

Emma Raducanu

Athlete of the Month for November 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio Emma Raducanu is a British professional tennis player. At only 18 years old, Raducanu is the reigning champion of the U.S. Open and the first British woman to win a Grand Slam singles title since 1977. Known for her powerful  flat groundstrokes, […]

DeAndre Hopkins

DeAndre Hopkins

Athlete of the Month for October 2021 Twitter Instagram Bio Highlights Bio DeAndre Hopkins is a wide receiver in the NFL. Before his professional career, Hopkins was a player at Clemson University. He was drafted by the Houston Texans in 2013 and was traded to the Arizona Cardinals in 2020, where he currently plays. He […]

Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka

Athlete of the Month for August 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Highlights Bio Naomi Osaka is a Japanese professional tennis player. Born in Japan to Haitian father and Japanese mother, Osaka has been living and training in the U.S. since the age of three.  She has been ranked No.1 by the Women’s Tennis Association […]

Caeleb Dressel

Caeleb Dressel

Athlete of the Month for August 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Bio Highlight Bio Caeleb Dressel is a swimmer from Green Cove Springs, Florida. He attended college at the University of Florida, where he was a collegiate swimmer. He is representing Team USA at the Tokyo Olympics, where he has already won numerous gold medals, and […]

Hey! Are you enjoying NYCTastemakers? Make sure to join our mailing list for NYCTM and never miss the chance to read all of our articles!