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Iowa Hawkeyes point guard Caitlin Clark is on top of the world after she gave one of the best individual performances in NCAA’s history. She recorded the first 40-point triple-double against to get Iowa to the Final Four for the first time in 30 years.
The wiki article below is about Caitlin’s parents, Brent and Anne-Nizzi Clark, who are just as excited as their daughter.
Who Are Caitlin Clark Parents?
Iowa Hawkeyes defeated Louisville Cardinals 97-83 to reach the semifinals of NCAA Women’s Basketball; the last time Iowa made it to the semifinals was back in 1993. Hawkeyes will fight undefeated South Carolina in the national semifinals.
Caitlin averaged 27 points, 8.3 assists, and 7.5 rebounds during the season to help Iowa go 26-6. She has 984 points, the sixth-most in a season by any player in Division I women’s history, and over 300 assists.
On March 30th, Caitlin was honored as The Associated Press women’s basketball Player of the Year. “It’s a huge honor. I picked a place that I perfectly fit into and that’s allowed me to show my skill set….,” she told.
The same day, the Iowa native also received three other honors as she won the Wade Trophy and was named to the 10-member WBCA All-America team and the five-member Wooden Award All-American team.
Iowa’s junior guard also accepted the Naismith Award for Player of the Year recently and her parents were super proud to stand beside their daughter as she received her award. When asked by WHO13 News how they felt seeing her daughter receive the award, Caitlin’s mother, Anne Nizzi-Clark said, “Quite amazing. It’s just been a fabulous journey this far and [we’re] super proud of her.”
Caitlin’s father, Brent Clark, added, “It’s more than just an individual award. It’s really a team award… and you don’t achieve those assists without your teammates.”
Meet Brent Clark, Caitlin Clark Father
As it turns out, Caitlin got her sports gene from her dad Brent. He was a two-sport athlete for Simpson College. He was a four-year letter winner for both the baseball and basketball teams from 1985-88. Brent earned First Team All-Conference honors for the baseball team in 1985, 87, and 88, and earned Second Team All-Conference honors in 86.
Caitlin has an amazing relationship with her father, Brent Clark. On Father’s Day (June 20, 2022), Caitlin wrote, “Happy Father’s Day to my first coach and now my biggest fan! Thanks for being the best Dad and most selfless person I know! Love you always.”
Caitlin’s parents are Ruben Dean Clark and Carol Ann Clark. Unfortunately, both of them are not in this world anymore.
As per radaris.com, Brent Clark was born in June 1966. His age was 56 as of March 2023.
Brent Clark’s LinkedIn handle says that he has been working as Executive Vice President at Concentric International. He joined the company as Vice President of OEM Sales/Operations in November 2010. Prior to that, Brent worked as Chief Operating Officer & Board Member at SPAL Automotive USA.
Brent attended Simpson College for education. He completed his bachelor’s degree in International Management, Business Sales & Marketing in 1988.
Is Brent Clark On Instagram?
Unfortunately, Brent Clark is not on Instagram. However, you can find him on Facebook, where he goes by his own name. He has a total of 73 friends on the platform.
Meet Anne Nizzi-Clark, Caitlin Clark Mother
Caitlin Clark and her mother Anne Nizzi-Clark are amazing as a mother-daughter. As a mother, Anne has always given her daughter the love and support that’s required for Caitlin to flourish in her career in sports.
Anne’s parents are Robert A Nizzi and Adelaide E Nizzi. Anne’s mother, Adelaide Nizzi was 81 years old in 2023. Adelaide studied at Dowling Catholic High School and went to Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart (Omaha, Nebraska).
Born in February 1969, Anne Nizzi-Clark’s age was 54 at the time of this writing.
Information about Anne’s job details was unavailable as of March 2023. For high school, she went to Dowling Catholic High School.
Is Anne Nizzi-Clark On Instagram?
Anne Nizzi-Clark is not on Instagram. However, you can find her on Twitter and Facebook. Her Twitter handle is @Anne Clark and she has over 100 followers on the platform. Additionally, you can also find him on Facebook.
Where Do Caitlin Clark Parents Reside?
Caitlin’s parents reside in West Des Moines, Iowa.
Are Caitlin Clark Parents Married Or Divorced?
At the time of this writing, Caitlin’s parents were still married.
How Many Kids Do Caitlin Clark Parents Have?
Besides Caitlin, her parents have two kids: Blake and Colin. Blake, 23, plays football in the position of Quarter Back at Iowa State. Some of the awards and honors Blake has received are Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award (2023), CSC Academic All-District (2022), Academic All-Big 12 First Team (2019, 2020, 2021, 2022), and Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (F21, S22, F22).
Caitlin’s other brother, Colin, plays multiple sports for Dowling City High School, where he’s a senior. On November 9, 2022, Colin took to Facebook to ask for donations for the Christmas Baskets Business Committee he’d been working on. Christmas Baskets Business Committee help low-income and less fortunate families have a happier holiday season for 50 years by raising money through donations to purchase groceries, essential household items, winter coats, and other items.