November 9 2003
|Residence:||San Antonio, Texas|
|Parents:||John Roberson (father)|
Lisa Roberson (mother)
Amber Roberson (sister)
André Roberson (brother)
Arielle Roberson (sister)
Anthony Roberson (brother)
Arianna Roberson (sister)
Aaliyah Roberson (born November 9, 2003) is an American volleyball player and is the younger sister of current NBA player André Roberson.
Roberson is the sixth child of John and Lisa Roberson. Her mother is white and her father is African-American. Both of her parents were All-Americans in their respective sports during college at New Mexico State. She is the second to last of seven Roberson siblings. Her three older sisters competed in NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics; Ashlee was a three-year letterwinner in basketball at Texas Tech University (2007-10), Amber played volleyball at the University of Texas (2008-11), Arielle played basketball at Colorado and West Virginia University. Her older brother André, is a member of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder and older brother Anthony played college basketball. She has a younger sister Arianna.
Fun Facts Edit
- Her father played collegiate basketball at New Mexico State (1985-89) before going on to play professionally overseas
- Her mother played volleyball at New Mexico State (1985-89).
- She is a volleyball player like her sister Amber and her mother
- Her name Aaliayh is the name of the late Princess of R&B
- Her sister Ashlee was a three-year letterwinner at Texas Tech University and played professionally overseas
- Her sister Amber was a four-year volleyball letterwinner with the University of Texas and played professional overseas
- Her sister Arielle is currently with the WVU women’s basketball team, was the 2013 Pac-12 Freshman of the Year and five-time conference Freshman of the Week recipient
- Her brother Anthony played basketball at Texas State