Paul Skenes Girlfriend: Is He Dating Anyone? Parents And Family

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Paul Skenes doesn’t seem to have a girlfriend and is enjoying his single life. The LSU pitcher hasn’t shared any details about his romantic life.

The 6’6″ pitcher, Paul Skenes, has all eyes on him. He is being touted as the best pitching prospect since Stephen Strasburg and is currently ranked no. 2 by MLB in prospect ranking after his teammate Dylan Crews

Paul Skenes Pictured Celebrating In A LSU Game Earlier This Year In April
Paul Skenes Pictured Celebrating In A LSU Game Earlier This Year In April (Source: Instagram)

Until 2022, Paul Skenes wasn’t even thinking of becoming a baseball player. He was in the Air Force Academy and was ready to fly fighter planes.

But then, after realizing his talent, Skenes chose to transfer to LSU, and now even before he joins an MLB team, he has become a household name.  

In the ongoing 2023 College World Series, Skenes put up a magical display against Tennessee, helping his side to a 6-3 victory in the opening game.

Moreover, he has also won the 2023 Dick Howser Trophy, given to the most outstanding player for the entire season. 

Paul was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates as the No. 1 overall pick in the 2023 MLB draft. 

Paul Skenes Girlfriend: Is He Dating Anyone?

Paul Skenes hasn’t shared any details of his girlfriend, and it is believed the future MLB star is currently single. 

The LSU Tigers star, Paul Skenes, hasn’t shared any posts on his Instagram which might hint toward him being involved in a romantic relationship.

All his posts are baseball related, and even his tagged posts are all related to baseball.

Paul Skenes Pictured In His LSU Gear Earlier This Year During A Game In February
Paul Skenes Pictured In His LSU Gear Earlier This Year During A Game In February (Source: Instagram)

The National Player of LSU, Skenes, looks completely focused on building his name in the baseball world and doesn’t seem to focus much on other topics. 

In most of his interviews, the youngster has talked about how he can better himself, mentioning his strength and weaknesses. Before joining LSU, Skenes dreamt of flying C-17s. 

He was a student at Air Force Academy and played the 2021 and 2022 seasons with them before transferring to LSU to make his baseball dream come true. 

Paul Skenes Parents: Craig And Karen Skenes

Paul Skenes’ parents, Craig and Karen Skenes, raised three kids in Fullerton, California. 

The Californian natives, Craig and Karen, are chemists, but Karen has adopted a homemaker’s lifestyle.

On the other hand, her husband, Craig Skenes, is the Head of Business Development at Aerie Pharmaceuticals.

Paul Skenes Pictured With His Parents, Karen, And Craig Skenes At The Dick Howser Trophy Event On June 16, 2023
Paul Skenes Pictured With His Parents, Karen, And Craig Skenes, At The Dick Howser Trophy Event On June 16, 2023 (Source: Facebook)

Craig completed his graduation from California State University in 1996 in biochemistry. He then earned his MBA degree from the same university in 1999.

Previously, Craig was the director of business development at ISTA Pharmaceuticals from 2004 until 2009.

Before joining Aerie Pharmaceuticals in 2014, Craig worked at Santen Incorporated as a senior director of business development. 

Paul Skenes Two Sisters: Lauren And Kristen Skenes

Paul has two sisters, an older sister, Lauren Skenes, and a younger sister, Kristen Skenes. 

His older sister, Lauren, graduated from California State Polytechnic University Pomona with a degree in Manufacturing Engineering in 2022.

She currently works with Olea Kiosks as their manufacturing engineer and was previously an intern in 2021. 

His younger sister, Kristen Skenes, is available on Instagram with the username @kristen.skenes but has her handle on private mode.

All three kids of the Skenes family are deeply religious, with the youngest, Kristen, even having Bible verses on her Instagram bio.

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