Avery Antonio Bradley Jr. was born in Tacoma, Washington, to Alicia Jones-Bradley and Avery Bradley, Sr. He has two older brothers, one older sister and one younger brother. Bradley was a three-year starter at Bellarmine Preparatory School in Tacoma, before transferring prior to his senior season to Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nevada. He was ranked among the top high school basketball players in the country for 2009. As a senior, he led Findlay to a 33-0 record and the high school national championship. Bradley was subsequently named National High School Basketball Player of the Year by Parade Magazine. He participated in the 2009 McDonald's All-American Game and won the McDonald's All-American Dunk Contest. Bradley holds an annual summer basketball camp in multiple locations each summer (http://averybradleyskillsacademy.com). Follow Bradley on Twitter @avery0bradley.