Toni Kukoč is a former Croatian professional basketball player well-known for his versatility and role in the dominant Chicago Bulls of the 1990s. He earned a staggering name as well as fame from his prolific career. As peeking at Toni Kukoč’s personal life, he is married to his beautiful wife, Renata Kukoc.
The lovely couple is blessed with two adorable children; son, Marin Kukoč, and daughter, Stela Kukoč. Even though Toni Kukoč is a famous celebrity, people probably don’t know much about his kids. So, let’s get straight into the article and know more about Toni Kukoč’s children.
Marin Kukoč Pursued Basketball Career As His Dad Did
Toni Kukoč’s son with wife, Renata, is Marin Kukoč and was born on July 31, 1992, at Highland Park, Illinois. As mentioned before, he has a beautiful sister named Stela Kukoč. Well, Marin played basketball for Highland Park High School and impressed everyone with his plays. He played at the Full Package Exposure League before.
Marin Kukoč’s dad might have taught him very well, giving great tips about the game. His high school coach, Paul Harris was impressed with him and said,
“He has a very high skill level so he can go under the post and score. He can handle the ball and score off the dribble and has worked hard to improve his three-point shooting as well.”
In 2010, Marin announced his commitment to Pen over other Ivy League schools. According to ESPN, he played 33 games for the 2011-12 season and averaged 2.5 points per game. However, some sources stated that Marin Kukoč was no longer the Penn men’s basketball team member due to his struggling back injury.
But after Marin recovered, he was a member of the Croatian U19 National Team and played at the U18 European Championship in 2012. Since he posted a YouTube video in 2016, he probably played basketball in 2016 as well. However, as of 2020, Toni Kukoč’s son apparently has a life of privacy and secrecy.
Toni Kukoč’s Daughter, Stela Kukoč Is A Volleyball Player As Well As Coach
Gorgeous Stela Kukoč is Toni Kukoč’s daughter whom he had with his beautiful wife, Renata. Her brother is Marin Kukoč, who played basketball. She graduated from Miami University. Well, Stela generated her own Kukoč legacy for different sports i.e., Volleyball. She is a volleyball player at Miami University playing as Outside/Right Side Hitter and loves the team very much.
Going through her LinkedIn profile, she is the Volleyball Coach of Wildcat Jrs. Volleyball Club. Stela has an energetic, passionate, and leadership personality that made her worthy of the word ‘Coach.’ Well, her family members must be very proud of her that she extended her dad’s legacy in other sports arena as well. Perhaps, Stela Kukoč has a satisfying income as a coach of the Volleyball Club.
Besides that, she is also a teaching assistant at Glencoe Middle School. She probably earns good money as a teaching assistant too. In addition to that, Stela used to work as a sales associate at E Street Denim Co Inc. Even though Stela Kukoč has an Instagram account, it’s in private mode. So, we can say that Toni Kukoč’s daughter is a private person as well.
Marin Kukoč – The name Marin is of Latin origin, meaning ‘Of The Sea.’
Stela Kukoč – According to Latin origin, Stela refers to ‘star.’