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Kealia Mae Ohai is known as an American soccer player who plays for the Houston Dash. She is most famous for scoring the single winning goal in the final match of the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup and being the fiancé of NFL football star, JJ Watt.



Kealia Mae Ohai was born on January 31, 1992 in Draper, Utah, USA, to Cindy and Ben Ohai. She has a sister named Megan who is a former soccer player. She studied at Alta High School and later on went to the University of North Carolina. At the University of North Carolina, Kealia Ohai was a four-year starter with Tar Heels from 2010 to 2013. Having been a part of the 2012 title winning group, she was named the competition's most remarkable player. Following her first year, she was named to First-Team All-Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and All-Atlantic Coast Conference All-Freshman Team.


Ohai was picked as the second pick by the Houston Dash for the 2014 NWSL College Draft. In the middle of 2016, she turned into the club's commander, scored 11 goals in 10 games. She is a member of the United States ladies' national soccer team. She won the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup as a part of the 2012 US U-20 Women's National Team and scored the single game-winning goal in the last match to lead USA to triumph over Germany. She scored 11 goals in 10 matches in the second half of the 2016 National Women's Soccer League.

Personal Life


Kealia Ohai is presently engaged to J. J. Watt of the NFL's Houston Texans and a current teammate of her brother in law, Brian Cushing. The two met through Kealia's sister Megan who was given a hint by her husband Brain that the two might make a good couple. The pair recently strengthened their relationship by moving it to the next level. Kealia initially admitted on the 2 Up Front webcasts, that she and Watt were dating for a long time.

The 29-year-old Houston Texans star is locked in to be married to his long-lasting sweetheart, Kealia. The couple confirmed the engagement commitment on Instagram and Twitter on May 27, 2019 which was the Sunday of Memorial Weekend. On Instagram, Watt had a caption that said, “I’m the luckiest man in the world. #SheSaidYes". He shared four photos of them together where he proposed at a scenic location.

Date modified: Aug 9, 2020
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