Corey Ballentine is a cornerback for the Jamaican-American football team who is on the rise. He is currently a member of the National Football League’s New York Giants (NFL). Corey was injured in an unprecedented shooting after being selected to the NFL on April 28th, 2019, and his collegiate teammate Dwane Simmons was killed in Topeka, Kansas.

Quick Info 
Full NameCorey Ballentine
Date Of BirthApril 13, 1996
Birth PlaceMontego Bay, Jamaica
FatherN/A
MotherN/A
SiblingsN/A
ProfessionCornerback
SexualityMale
Martial StatusSingle
Girl FriendN/A
ChildrenN/A
Height5 ft 11
Weight
89 kg
Age25 years
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityBlack
Body MeasurementN/A
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Zodiac SignAries
Net Worth$1 Million and $5 Million. 

 

 

How was the Corey childhood?

He was born on 13th of April, 1996 in Montego Bay, Jamaica. He lived in Jamaica until he and his family relocated to the United States of America (USA) at the age of six. This is all the information he has revealed about his formative years or family members. We will make sure to update you guys if we find more information on this topic. 

Corey Ballentine
Corey Ballentine Image Source(Washburn University Alumni Association and Foundation.com)

 

Physical Features

Corey’s nationality is Jamaican-American and his ethnicity is African-American. He has an athletic body of height 6 feet or 1.83 m and weighs 93 kg or 204 lbs. He is a handsome guy with over-the-top physique. Corey’s hair color is black and his eye is also of the same color. His zodiac sign is Aries. 

 

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Where does Corey study?

He studied at the Shawnee High School. He had already started shaping himself to be an outstanding athlete by playing football and also running tracks in his high school days. After the completion of his high school, he attended the Washburn University where he played college football. 

 

How did Corey started his Career?

Corey attended Washburn University in Division II. He appeared in 46 games, mostly on defense, but he also served as the team’s kick returner and blocked four field goals. After his senior season, he received the Cliff Harris Award, which is presented annually to the best small college defensive players in the country.

Corey Ballentine
Corey-Ballentine-Image-SourceNew-York-Jets.com)

After his senior year, Corey Ballentine was summoned to the 2019 Senior Bowl, where he attracted attention for his agility. He also took part in the NFL Scouting Combine in the year 2019. He was selected by the New York Giants in the sixth round (180th overall) in the NFL Draft for the year 2019. Corey Ballentine was chosen in the sixth round after running a 4.47 40 at the NFL scouting combine; he was the Giants’ third cornerback to be selected.

Stats 
Total tackles42
Pass deflections6
Interceptions0
Forced fumbles0
Fumble recoveries0
Return yards761

Injury

Corey Ballentine, a sixth-round pick of the New York Giants, was injured in a shooting that killed his university teammate Dwane Simmons. On Sunday morning, a shooting occurred “off campus” in Topeka, Kansas. Both players were 23 and played for the Washburn Ichabods, but Ballentine had just been selected in the NFL draft and was expected to survive.

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Social Media

Corey Ballentine is quite active on his social media with 6,842 followers on Twitter (@cbxii__), and 17.8K followers on Instagram (@cbxii__). He doesn’t seem to be engaged on Facebook. 

Corey Ballentine
Corey Ballentine Image Source(Washburn University Athletics.com)

 

Relationships

Corey Ballentine has been linked to a number of women, but none of them have been proven. Corey is single and has never been married. We can safely presume he is unattached. His Instagram posts are mostly about himself and his friends. He exudes a charisma that no woman can deny.

 

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How much Corey Net Worth?

The 24 years old was signed by the New York Jets with a $2,705,208 bonus. It is believed that he will be earning a base salary of $850,000 in the year 2021. So, Corey’s net worth is in millions but he hasn’t revealed it so it is estimated to be between $1 Million and $5 Million. 

 

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