Evan Engram Sister Mackenzie Engram: Age Gap And Family Tree

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Evan Engram is not the only star athlete in his family. His sister, Mackenzie Engram, is also an accomplished athlete.

NFL star Evan Engram’s younger sister, Mackenzie, is a former basketball player. Although she played the sport for a short period, she left behind a good impression.  

Mackenzie is also a media personality and the biggest supporter of Evan. Let’s find out more about her in this article. 

Evan Engram Starting A Run
Evan Engram During A Game (Source: Instagram)

Born on September 2, 1994, Evan Michael Engram is an American football tight end who currently plays for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL.

Engram was selected by the New York Giants in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft as the 23rd overall pick. 

He completed high school in his hometown at Hillgrove High School, where he also played high school football. This was where it all began! 

For his college career, Engram was a consensus first-team All-SEC selection. He joined the Ole Miss Rebels Football team and immediately started playing for them.

Evan Engram Sister Mackenzie Engram Is A Basketball Player 

Evan is not the only star in his family, as his younger sister Mackenzie Engram is a basketball player herself. 

The siblings share an age gap of just about one year, making them more like best friends rather than brother and sister. Evan loves his younger sister very much.

Evan Engram Sister Mackenzie Engram
Evan Engram And Sister Mackenzie Engram (Source: Instagram)

Born on November 29, 1995, Mackenzie has a commendable record in her basketball history. 

A god-loving Christian, Mackenzie played basketball at Hillgrove High School. Then, she attended the University of Georgia. 

There, she played collegiate basketball while simultaneously studying and completing her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Mackenzie Engram Career

Mackenzie chose to combine the knowledge she had gained from her degree largely with sports.

As per her LinkedIn profile, she began her professional journey as a Summer Intern at IMG Media/Hunkerdown, where she gained valuable experience in video production and on-air presentation.

Continuing her pursuit of a career in sports media, she joined the New York Football Giants as a Video Production Intern.

Mackenzie Engram
Mackenzie Engram (Source: Instagram)

She also embarked on a professional playing career, representing Euroleague Basketball as a full-time athlete. This was from 2018 to 2020, right after she graduated from college. 

Currently, she serves as a Coordinator of Marketing and Social Media at Rubicon Talent, where she continues to leverage her skills in content development.

On top of all of these, she is a fashionista and a travel freak who can be spotted traveling to different places.  

She truly loves and supports her brother. She was spotted with him during the signing of his contract extension for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Evan Engram Parents: Father Derrick And Mother Michelle

Evan was born to his parents, Derrick Engram and Michelle Zelina, who have brought him up to be the person that he is today. 

His father is a former Rockledge High football and basketball standout who bounced around to several colleges as he tried to find his place in the 1990s.

He completed his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Life University.

Then, he immediately started to work as an assistant director of Minority recruiting at the same university. 

Derrick is currently working as a Credit Specialist at Lyfe Solution Group.

Evan Engram Parents and Sister
Evan Engram With His Family (Source: WDJ)

Similarly, Evan’s mother, Michelle, also has a great personality. She is an experienced Registered Nurse currently working at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital.

Michelle obtained her Bachelor of Science (BS) in Registered Nursing from The Ohio State University.

She has previously worked as an Intensive Care Nurse at Emory-Adventist Hospital in Smyrna from 1993 to 2014. 

Michelle is Evan’s biggest fan, supporter, and cheerleader. She can always be spotted in Evan’s games. 

The parents are equally proud of both their children. 

Bibek Dhoj Thapa
Bibek Dhoj Thapa

Bibek Dhoj Thapa

Bibek Dhoj Thapa is a seasoned sports journalist with a passion for uncovering the untold stories behind athletes' achievements. His articles offer readers a captivating glimpse into the world of sports, from the thrill of victory to the dedication and sacrifice required to reach the top.


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Bibek Dhoj's passion for sports journalism is rooted in a love of competition and a fascination with the human stories behind athletic achievement. With years of experience covering sports events and personalities, he has honed his skills in research, interviewing, and storytelling, earning accolades for his insightful and engaging articles.

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