Pat Connaughton Girlfriend Ryan Gareis Is A Soccer Player

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Pat Connaughton reveals his girlfriend, Ryan Gareis, who is a soccer player.

Patrick Bergin Connaughton is an American basketball player. He plays as a shooting guard or small forward for the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA.

He was born on January 6, 1993, in Arlington, Massachusetts, and previously played baseball and basketball for Notre Dame.

Pat Connaughton Taking A Dunk
Pat Connaughton Taking A Dunk (Source: Instagram)

He was selected in the second round of the 2015 NBA draft by Brooklyn Nets and Portland Trail Blazers.

In 2018, Connaughton signed with Bucks and won his first NBA title in 2021.

Pat Connaughton Girlfriend A Soccer Player 

Ryan Gareis is the beautiful girlfriend of Connaughton, who went to Nuquea Valley High School.

Gareis graduated from the University of South Carolina, specializing in Advertisement.

During her academic journey, Gareis also embraced various professional opportunities, including internships as an account strategist at Havas Health Plus, a social media and communications intern at CGL Companies.

Currently, she is a professional soccer player at Houston Dash. In addition to her professional pursuits, Gareis has made a significant difference through her volunteer commitments.

Pat Connaughton With His Girlfriend Ryan Gareis
Pat Connaughton With His Girlfriend Ryan Gareis (Source: Instagram)

Since 2016, she has been an active Buddy for Best Buddies International, fostering meaningful friendships.

Gareis has also contributed as a student volunteer at the Family Store and served as a partner for Special Olympics, supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through gymnastics practices while building strong connections.

Furthermore, Ryan showcases her leadership skills as a Team Captain for Relay For Life at the University of South Carolina, driving health-related initiatives and fundraising efforts.

The couple hasn’t been very public about their relationship until recently. Both of them have posted a picture of their romance on their respective Instagram.

Pat Connaughton Parents

Pat Connaughton was born into the household of Leonard and Susan Connaughton. 

Leonard served as the President of Davis Inman Inc and was a Partner at Connaughton Bros Const for 20 years from 1980 to 2000.

He holds a degree in Civil Construction Technology from Wentworth Institute of Technology, which he earned in 1982.

Moreover, for his schooling, he went to Newton Catholic School. 

“Patrick is of high moral character and wasn’t going to lie to people,” claims his father. 

Pat Connaughton With His Father And Mother
Pat Connaughton With His Father And Mother (Source: Twitter)

The is little to no information regarding his mother, Susan. Pat Connaughton’s parents have had a huge impact on his life.

Their unwavering support and encouragement have been critical to his success.

They instilled in him the principles of hard work and determination. All these have contributed to his success both on and off the court.

Finally, Pat has been able to pursue his aspirations and flourish in his job because of his parents’ love and dedication.

Bibek Dhoj Thapa
Bibek Dhoj Thapa

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