Indiana Hoosiers Sydney Parrish Boyfriend Max Christie

By / 13 February 2023 07:47 AM

Hoosiers star Sydney Parrish with her beau Max Christie
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Sydney Parrish and her boyfriend Max Christie are both basketball players. Sydney plays for the Indiana Hoosiers while Max does for the Lakers. 

One of the most effective shooters in collegiate basketball, Sydney Parrish is known for her three-point shooting. She joined the Hoosiers in her junior year and is looking to play another year for Indiana before graduation. 

A five-star recruit out of Hamilton Southeastern High School, she holds the record of the school's highest scorer. The shooting guard averaged 24.8 points, 8.0 rebounds, and 2.4 assists as a high school senior. 

The 2020 Miss Indiana Basketball was ranked the No.9 recruit by ESPN and the top-30 recruit by Blue Star and Prospect Nation. He also won the McDonalds All American at her senior year. 

Joining Oregon Ducks as the top-ranked prospect, she missed only a singe Ducks game in her freshmen year. Averaging 6.0 points, and 2.7 rebounds per game, she decided to transfer to Indiana. 

In her junior year, Parrish led the Hoosiers to obvious success. The Hoosiers currently sit on the first position of the Big Ten Conference with the conference record of 13-1 and the overall record of 24-1. 

The 21-year-old guard has made 45 three-pointers, averaging 12.9 points per game, only behind Mackenzie Holmes on the team. She ranks first in the most three points attempted and second in the most three points scored. 

Syndey Parrish And Max Christie Relationship Timeline

Sydney and Max have shared pictures of their respective Instagram accounts. 

Their shared passion for basketball unifies the couple. They haven't exactly shared details of their relationship in an interview. However, the couple revealed their togetherness in 2022. 

June 23, 2022 - Confirmation of Relationship

Max and Sydney had kept their relationship private until June 23, 2022, when they appeared together in a public event for the first time. 

Sydney and Max were together during the draft
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The couple was together during the NBA Draft 2022 as Christie was one of the top prospects in the draft. As a result, he was selected in the second round as the 32nd overall pick. 

After Max was drafted, they shared a warm embrace with a hug as Sydney congratulated the love of her life for his ultimate success. Following the event, they celebrated together for the next chapter of their lives. 

The couple shares a warm hug after the draft
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"special day with a very special person💛 so beyond proud of you, can’t wait to see the amazing things you do in LA," Sydney wrote in her Instagram post she made on June 25, 2022. 

Max commented on a photo of Sydney in April 2022
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However, the Lakers star had already dropped hints on Instagram before they uploaded a photo together. On April 22, 2022, Sydney uploaded a picture in which he wrote, "Wow I'm lucky." The couple waited two more months to make their relationship official. 

September 3, 2022

On September 3, the couple went on a vacation in Los Angeles. 

Max shared a photo of her girlfriend on Instagram
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Uploading his girlfriend's picture, Max wrote, "Living the dream," to which Sydney replied, "Living the dream w you" with a love emoji at the end. 

At this time, the couple shared each other's pictures comfortably on social media. 

December 25, 2022

Sydney went to a Lakers game wearing her partner's jersey. 

Sydney went to a Lakers game to watch her lover
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"Huge #10 fan," she wrote on Instagram. "So much love for you baby," Max replied. She captured a photo of her No.10 jersey along with Christie on the screen. 

February 3, 2023

Max and his girlfriend went to the NBA game between the Pacers and the Lakers on February 3. 

The couple enjoyed a thrilling NBA match between the Lakers and the Pacers
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It was a game between her home team and her dream team. The match didn't disappoint as the Lakers edged a single-point lead, finishing the game with a 112-111 scoreline. 

"My favorites," she captioned the photo with Max and her friends. 

Even though the couple doesn't seem to be dating for a long time, they surely are head-over-heels for one another. 

Sydney Parrish Parents And Siblings Growing Up

Sydney Parrish was born and raised in Fishers, Indiana. Her parents are also former basketball players. 

Sydney with her parents
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The Hoosiers star's father, Shawn played college basketball for the Ball State Cardinals, and her mother, Aimee was also a collegiate basketball player at Valparaiso University. 

Moreover, the six-foot-two guard also has a sister, Lauryn. Lauryn is a senior at Kansas and she is on the swim team. The family has an athletic background and it is not a wonder that the former Ducks star turned out to be one of the best basketball prospects.