Facts you must not miss about The Bachelorette star Michelle Young!

Facts you must not miss about The Bachelorette star Michelle Young!
Michelle Young (Source: Cosmopolitan)
  • Michelle Young is the contestant on the 18th season of The Bachelorette 
  • She is an elementary school teacher and played basketball
  • She is looking for a supportive partner for her

Michelle Young is on the 18th season of The Bachelorette which premiered on 19th October 2021. Her season is going to be hosted by former Bachelorettes stars Tayshia Adams and Kaitlyn Bristowe. Michelle was previously the contestant of Matt James‘ season of The Bachelor. 

Michelle Young and Matt James
Michelle Young and Matt James (Source: The US Sun)

Interesting Facts on Michelle Young

1) What is the age of Michelle Young?

Michelle Young was born on 3rd June 1993 in St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA. She is 28 years old at present. She is the daughter of LaVonne Young And Ephraim Young. Young was raised in Woodbury. Likewise, she grew up with her siblings Angela and Alex.

Michelle attended Woodbury High School and was a star basketball player. Likewise, she played basketball at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois from 2011 to 2015. She has won multiple awards including the Most Valuable Player award at the prestigious Minnesota Girls Basketball All-Star Tournament.

Basketball player Michelle Young
Basketball player Michelle Young (Source: Peoria Journal Star)

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2) Michelle’s life apart from reality TV:

Michelle studied elementary education when she was at Bradley University. After returning to her home state and embarked on a career teaching fifth grade at Echo Park Elementary. Currently, she is balancing her life as a teacher and reality TV star. She said,

“When I’m at school, I do a really good job with that student/teacher relationship. A lot of the students know that I was on a TV show. Some don’t. They don’t watch it, but their families do, and their parents have been really supportive of it When you are a teacher, you are a role model. Coming into this, I was evaluating if I could do both.”

The Bachelorette star Michelle Young
The Bachelorette star Michelle Young (Source: HuffPost)

3) Ideal man for Michelle:

For Young, the relationship of her parents has made a huge influence on her love life. She is looking for a man who is not cocky and will look for her as his equal in everything. Young said,

“Michelle has big dreams for the future and says she wants a man by her side that is supportive and driven to make the world a better place. She is looking for the superman to her superwoman and says that, together, she hopes that she and Matt can fall in love and change the world.”

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Short bio on Michelle Young

Young is an American television personality. Further, she was an elementary school teacher.

Moreover, she admits national recognition as the runner-up on season 25 of The Bachelor, and as the star of season 18 of The Bachelorette. Read more bio…