Summer Love: Melissa Rycroft and Tye Strickland

Summer Love: Melissa Rycroft and Tye Strickland

Jason Mesnick who? On the eve of Monday's The Bachelorette finale, last season's most memorable Bachelor castoff, Melissa Rycroft, splashed around with her new fiance Tye Strickland at the Azure pool in The Palazzo hotel in Las Vegas Saturday.

Needless to say, the former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader seems quite happy in the arms of her future husband. You are one lucky man, Tye Strickland ...

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Melissa Rycroft: Worst. Bride. Ever.

Melissa Rycroft: Worst. Bride. Ever.

Considering how her engagement to Jason Mesnick went, it's no wonder that Melissa Rycroft is hesitant to plan too far into the future with Tye Strickland.

But the former Bachelor and Dancing with the Stars contestant told People last night that her fiance is moving ahead with wedding plans on his own, much to her contentment.

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Melissa Rycroft: Engaged to Tye Strickland!

Melissa Rycroft: Engaged to Tye Strickland!

There may not have been a rose ceremony, and it may not have taken place in front of any TV cameras, but reports indicate that Melissa Rycroft has been proposed to once again.

On Friday night, according to The Dallas Morning News, Rycroft and boyfriend Tye Strickland showed up at Brio Tuscan Grille in Southlake, Texas. They were joined by a pair of older couples, rumored to be each side's parents.

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Melissa Rycroft Wanted to Win Dancing with the Stars

Melissa Rycroft Wanted to Win Dancing with the Stars

Melissa Rycroft didn't want your pity when Jason Mesnick broke her heart on national television, and she doesn't want it now that she finished third on Dancing with the Stars.

"I wanted that mirrorball trophy, I really did," the beauty told Us Weekly. "But I don't need it because I know I've accomplished more than I ever thought I could."

Jillian Harris, Melissa Rycroft Pulling For Each Other

They vied for the affection of Jason Mesnick on The Bachelor, and were both unlucky in love. Only one special young woman, Molly Malaney, won his heart.

But despite falling just shot, Jillian Harris and Melissa Rycroft captivated millions of viewers, and have come out smelling like roses just the same.

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Melissa Rycroft: Ribbed, Not for Her Pleasure!

Melissa Rycroft: Ribbed, Not for Her Pleasure!

Jewel may want her gone, but it doesn't sound as though Melissa Rycroft will be leaving Dancing with the Stars any time soon.

Viewers will need to wait until tonight to see if Rycroft is well enough recovered from her rib injury to perform, but the Bachelor beauty talked about fighting through the pain in an interview with Entertainment Tonight.

Melissa Rycroft Biography

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This is Melissa Rycroft. She used to be a cheerleader with the Dallas Cowboys, and hails from that fine state of Texas. But much as we... More »
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