Mariah Riddlesprigger is an American volleyball player. She is also popularly known as basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo’s girlfriend. Mariah Riddlesprigger and Giannis Antetokounmpo have two children and have been dating for a while now, and are in a live-in relationship. To learn more about Mariah, read her biography.

Profile Summary 

Full name: Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger

Birthday: September 17, 1992

Age: 29 Year Old 

Born Country: United States

Famous As: Volleyball Player

Father:  Pat Riddlesprigger

Mother: Cathy Riddlesprigger

Siblings: Makayla and Maya

Partner: Giannis Antetokounmpo

Children: Liam Charles and Maverick Shai Antetokounmpo

Sun Sign: Virgo

Height: 6ft 3inches (1.91m)

Early Life and Family 

Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger was born on 17th September 1992 in Fresno, California. She is the eldest daughter of her parents. Mariah Riddlesprigger was born to Fresno native parents, Pat Riddlesprigger and Cathy Riddlesprigger. Pat Riddlesprigger is her father; he was a former Fresno State basketball player. He is also the Athletic Manager at the Fresno Unified School District. 

Mariah’s mother, Cathy, works with sales at Allstar Fire Equipment, Inc. Pat Riddlesprigger is of African origin, while her mother is of American nationality. Mariah Riddlesprigger has two younger sisters,  Makayla and Maya. Like Mariah, her sisters, too, are great volleyball players.


 Mariah Riddlesprigger graduated from Bullard High School in 2010. After her high school education, Mariah attended Rice University. Mariah Riddlesprigger was a brilliant student as she holds an excellent academic record. She was a member of the university’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. Mariah was also a member of the African–American Student Union and the Northpointe Community Church. She graduated from Rice University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in sport management and sociology.  


Mariah's Biography

Maria Riddledprigger and her sisters were inspired by their father, who played basketball at Fresno State. Mariah has enjoyed sports since childhood and took volleyball in school. While in school, Mariah was coached by Kieran Roblee, who considered her an asset to the school team. She continued playing volleyball while attending Rice University. 

Throughout her stay in college, she was a star player. Mariah worked at the university’s athletic ticket office for two years. Judging from her volleyball statistics at the university, Mariah joined the University’s volleyball team, Rice Owls, in her first year. That same year, she scored 193 kills standing at fourth on her team.

In her second year, she scored seven double-doubles. She was also ranked no. 17 in her third year and no. 6 in her fourth year. 

As a result, she got placed on the ‘Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.’ Besides volleyball, Mariah also participated in other sports. She engaged in high jump and javelin throw events. After graduation, she worked as an intern for the basketball team ‘Philadelphia 76ers from May 2015 to June 2016.

Who is Mariah Riddlesprigger’s Boyfriend?

Mariah Riddlesprigger and Giannis

Mariah Riddlesprigger is long with Greek professional basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo. Giannis Antetokounmpo is a basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks of the ‘National Basketball Association. Although Giannis and his girlfriend kept the relationship secret, they eventually disclosed it to the media. He and his girlfriend are open and live together in Milwaukee. The couple has announced that they will get married soon.

Mariah Riddlesprigger Children

Mariah Riddlesprigger's family

In October 2019, Mariah and Giannis announced that they were expecting a baby, and in January 2020, they had a baby shower. On February 10, 2020, Mariah gave birth to their first son, Liam Charles Antetokounmpo, nicknamed ‘baby freak’. Giannis took to Twitter to disclose the birth of their baby with a photo of a sleeping baby while keeping the baby’s face hidden.

In May 2021, Mariah and Giannis announced they were expecting another son. Mariah wrote on her Instagram post that she’s in even more life lessons as her second son is on his way. She now has a second son, Maverick Shai Antetokounmpo. According to her Instagram post, As a mom, her kids are her biggest blessing and greatest lesson.  Mariah and Giannis celebrated the birth of their second son Maverick by launching Maverick’s diaper mission, a diaper drive to give out diapers in November 2021.

After Maverick’s birth, they set up Maverick’s Diaper Mission in partnership with the Milwaukee Diaper Mission, Milwaukee Bucks and the premium baby brand Nuna from November 14-21, 2021. The diaper drive is launched to give out diapers to the Milwaukee area families in need through the Milwaukee Diaper Mission. The couple loves to travel.  Giannis often takes his girlfriend and his kids to Greece to help her get acquainted with his culture and heritage. 

Net Worth

Mariah Riddlesprigger’s net worth is about $1.5 million, while her boyfriend’s net worth is estimated to be $25 million.