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After joining Matt James’ season as a late arrival, Michelle Young immediately stole the bachelor’s attention, along with the hearts of millions of Americans who fell in love with her captivating smile and charming sense of humor. A former Division I basketball player from Minnesota, the 28-year-old fifth-grade teacher now focuses on preparing her students to be the next generation of community leaders. 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 is ready to find a love with whom she can start a family of her own.

Thirty captivating men are hoping to find a teammate for life in Michelle when the 18th season of “The Bachelorette” premieres Tuesday, October 19 on ABC. Episodes can also be viewed the next day on demand and on Hulu.