The basketball player Cody Zeller is engaged to his girlfriend, Leanna Crawford, and they will be tying the knot very soon.
Cody Zeller is an American professional basketball player currently playing for the Miami Heat of the NBA.
The Indiana-born player was born to Lorri and Steve Zeller on October 5, 1992.
He has two elder brothers, Luke and Tyler Zeller. Both of them also played collegiate and professional basketball.
Cody played high school basketball for the Washington Hatchets and won a Class 3A IHSAA state championship in his first year.
Moreover, after the end of his senior season, he was named 2011 Indiana Mr. Basketball, the state’s highest honor for high school players.
He then committed to play for Indiana University in November 2010, although he had offers on the table from North Carolina and Butler.
The Indiana Hoosiers finished the 2012–13 season as the outright Big Ten champions, thanks to Zeller’s leadership in sophomore season.
After his sophomore season, the Charlotte Bobcats drafted Cody as the fourth overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft, marking the start of his NBA career.
Leanna Crawford: Girlfriend Of Cody Zeller
The basketball player Cody Zeller is engaged to his girlfriend, Leanna Crawford, a contemporary Christian singer and songwriter from Washington.
Cody and his partner Leanna have a three-year age difference, as Leanna was born on June 13, 1995.
The soon-to-be-wife of Cody grew up in a small town in Missouri and started singing in church at a young age.
She debuted in 2018 with the release of her smash EP, “Crazy Beautiful You.”
The album included the hit single “Mean Girls,” which quickly gained popularity, receiving airplay on Christian radio stations nationwide.
Crawford signed with Provident Label Group, a Christian music record label, in 2019. She released her debut full-length album, “Leanna Crawford,” in the next year.
Her music is known for its inspiring messages rooted in her Christian faith. The musician has been composing, traveling, and performing with some of the most prominent names in the Christian music industry.
Relationship & Proposal
The singer made the relationship with Zeller public with a photo of them in June 2022.
Zeller publicly announced their relationship by posting a series of portraits on Instagram, captioning “Meet Leanna.”
Like everyone, Cody wanted to make his proposal perfect and had been planning it for months.
He wanted the moment to be unique, which they would cherish for the rest of their lives, and the day finally came on August 22, 2022.
As Leanna loved nature, Cody decided to take her on a hike in the mountains. He handed her a letter in which he had written a letter to her expressing his feelings.
Leanna shared the video of the proposal as she started reading the letter. As soon as she finished reading the letter, Cody knelt to propose to her.
Thanks to the video, the fans got to see the unfolding of the romantic scene.
Furthermore, Leanna and Cody posted a series of photos showing off the event’s details on Instagram.
The love birds are reportedly planning their dream wedding and will soon walk down the aisle.