Cari Spears is the Product of 2 Professional Athletes

Cari Spears was born to be an athlete. Her father is ESPN analyst and NFL former defensive lineman Marcus Spears and her mother is former WNBA Mystics forward Aiysha Spears (formerly Smith).

Spears just committed to Texas, the reigning back to back NCAA women's volleyball championship team and she's ready to make a name for herself. The volleyball class of 2025's top recruit is ready to show the sport of volleyball what the Spears name is all about.

“People would be like, 'Oh, you’re Marcus Spears’ daughter.' And I’ll be like, 'No, I’m Macaria Spears. I have a name.'

— Macaria "Cari" Spears