Mariah Riddlesprigger is a Fresno, California-based professional volleyball player. Mariah Riddlesprigger is better known as Giannis Antetokounmpo’s girlfriend.
Childhood and Early Years
Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger is the eldest daughter of Cathy and Pat Riddlesprigger, natives of Fresno. She was born in Fresno, California, on September 17, 1992. She is currently 28 years old. She grew up alongside Makayla and Maya, her younger sisters.
Her sisters, like her, are excellent volleyball players. The girls were inspired by their father, Pat Riddlesprigger, a former Fresno State basketball player. Additionally, although their mother’s name is Cathy Riddlesprigger, she is not an athlete. She works as a manager and attended Fresno State to play basketball. Her father is of African ancestry, while her mother is an American citizen. As a result, she is of African-American ancestry.
She graduated from Bullard High School in California. She has been active in sports since she was a childhood and participated in high school volleyball. She was coached by Kieran Roblee, who saw her as a valuable member of the school team.
After graduating from high school in 2014, she was accepted to Rice University in Texas. She chose to study sociology and sport management.
Mariah’s career began while she was a student at Rice University. She spent two years working at the university’s athletic ticket office.
According to her university’s volleyball statistics, she joined the Rice Owls’ volleyball team during her freshman year. In that same year, she racked up 193 kills while riding fourth on her tram.
She added seven double-doubles the following year. Similarly, in her third and fourth years, she was ranked no. 17 and no. 6, respectively. Throughout her four years at the university, she was a standout player. As a result, she was named to the Commissioner’s Honor Roll of Conference USA.’
Apart from volleyball, she competed in high jump and javelin throw.
Following graduation, she worked as an intern for the Philadelphia 76ers basketball team from May 2015 to June 2016.
Achievements and Net Worth
She has been a sportswoman since she was in elementary school. Throughout high school, she received the ‘Scholar-Athlete’ and ‘Junior League Senior Girl Athlete Award. Additionally, during her senior season with the university team, she was named ‘Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week.’
Her primary source of income comes from her volleyball career. Her exact net worth, on the other hand, is unknown. Similarly, her celebrity athlete boyfriend Giannis is estimated to have a net worth of $25 million! He earns an average annual salary of $25,000,000.
Additionally, according to Giannis’ new contracts, he signed a four-year, $100 million contract with the Bucks, which includes a guaranteed $100 million.
The boyfriend of Mariah Riddlesprigger
Despite her excellence as a volleyball player, Mariah is frequently featured in the media as the girlfriend of NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo. He is an NBA player for the Milwaukee Bucks.
She met Giannis in her hometown years before he became famous and the two have been together for a long period of time. Although they initially kept the relationship a secret, they eventually revealed it to the media.
Both of them are currently very candid about their relationship, and they even live together. On 10th February 2020, she gave birth to a child. This is the lovers’ first child, and they intend to marry soon. Additionally, it is a boy, whom they have named Liam Charles. Due to her lack of social media activity, her partner shared the happy news on Twitter alongside a photo of a sleeping baby with the baby’s face obscured.
Additionally, the couple appeared in September 2019 with a baby bump and held a baby shower in January 2020. Additionally, she has avoided controversy in both her personal and professional lives.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Mariah is a stunning lady with an athletic physique and tan skin tone. She is 5 feet 10 inches tall. Additionally, her measurements are 36-32-34 inches and she weighs approximately 67 kilograms. She is a fitness enthusiast who works out regularly to keep her body healthy and fit. Additionally, her eyes and hair are brown.
You can find her on a variety of social media platforms, including Instagram and Twitter. On Twitter, she goes by the handle @mariahdanae15 and has over 11.4k followers. Her Instagram account, on the other hand, is private and has approximately 400 followers.