Meet Rosalyn Gold-Onwude, a sportscaster and seasoned basketball player, who has been active in the game since her days in high school. Rosalyn who is a Nigerian-American lady has proven that with determination one can achieve anything as she became the first woman to play in Divison 1 Basketball league while she was still a student at Stanford University. Read her success story, know about her family and all about her personal life and relationships in the following paragraphs.
Rosalyn Gold-Onwude’s Bio and Early Life
Rosalyn Gold-Onwude is a gorgeous April born whose date of birth reads 28th April 1987. She was born in Queens, New York City, under the sun sign of Taurus. Her ethnicity is Black and she holds American citizenship. The Afro-American beauty had her high school education at the Archbishop Molloy High School in New York City and later got enrolled at Stanford University where she graduated with a degree in Arts.
Rosalyn who grew up with an avid interest in the game of basketball joined the basketball team in her high school but an unfortunate knee fracture slowed her down during those years. Upon recovery, she bounced back and upon her entry into college, she made history as the first woman to participate in the Division I Basketball alongside going to school at Stanford University.
However, after her graduation, Rosalyn Gold-Onwude went to work for Tesla Motors but her time there was short-lived as she moved on to be a sports broadcaster for TNT, PAC-12 Network as well as MSG. She also worked for Golden State Warriors as a reporter during the 2014/2015 Championship.
It is also worth knowing that in spite of her job as a sports broadcaster, Rosalyn still plays basketball and she has even played for the Nigerian national team as her father is a Nigerian citizen. Furthermore, the vibrant lady often uses her success story to inspire other mixed-coloured women that with hard work and perseverance, they too can reach the peak of their ambitions.
Who Are Her Parents?
With regards to her parents, Rosalyn’s father has been identified as Austin Onwude who happens to be a Nigerian while her mother is Pat Gold, a Jewish lady who originally hails from Russia. Although sources revealed that Rosalyn Gold-Onwude has a sister, her identity has not been revealed and nothing is known about her.
Is She Married? Who is The Husband?
The vibrant sports analyst is not left out when it comes to having a very active dating life as she has been linked to several men in the past. In 2016, it was rumoured that Rosalyn Gold-Onwude was in a romantic relationship with the rapper Nigerian-American rapper and the pair were also known to have made a grand entrance together at the BET Awards held that same year. However, several months down the line, it has been reported that both of them are no longer an item.
The next year, the gorgeous sportscaster was seen with the NBA player, but it seems that their relationship was also short-lived as Rosalyn was also sported with the American rapper at the NBA awards as Drake was the host of the award night event that was held at Pier 36 in New York City. Their appearance together set the ball rolling as the rumour of an ongoing relationship spread like wildfire.
Prior to their appearance in 2017, Drake and Rosalyn Gold-Onwude had also been seen together back in 2015 but the duo maintained that they shared nothing other than friendship even though Drake confirmed that he had invited Rosalyn on a date.
As at now, the sportscaster is believed to be single as she has not revealed anything about a new man in her life. Moreso, it is certain that she has never had a husband in the past as none of her relationships got to that level but with such beauty and talent, Rosalyn Gold-Onwude won’t be long the market as her Prince Charming might come to sooner than expected.
With a flourishing career as a sports broadcaster and a basketball player, Rosalyn Gold-Onwude has done very well for herself. Moreso, she is known as one of the leaders in sports broadcasting and has been ranked with the popular ESPN sportscaster Jen Leda. However, with regards to her net worth, the sportscaster has not been generous with the information but sources have it that her average salary should be approximately $78,000 annually.