Alison Riske was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her dad worked for the Secret Service and the FBI, and her mom was a school teacher. Her sister Sarah, and brother Dan played tennis in college.
Riske got a tennis scholarship to Vanderbilt University in the summer of 2009. But she decided to skip college turn pro. She is married to Stephen Amritraj, nephew of Indian tennis player Vijay Amritraj and son of Anand Amritraj. Her current sponsors are Lotto and Wilson.
Alison Riske’s Sponsors
Riske has a clothing and shoe sponsorship contract with Lotto. Lotto is an Italian company that specializes in casual clothing and footwear
Riske has a racquet sponsorship contract with Wilson. She uses the Blade 98 V7 racquet with Luxilon ALU Power 125 strings in the mains and Wilson Natural Gut 16 in the crosses.