Even though she wasn’t crowned Miss USA 2014, Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl has received quite a bit of attention in the days following the pageant.
Many are praising the 25-year-old contestant from Elkhart, Ind., for her “normal” looking body.
When Diehl strutted during the swimsuit portion of the pageant, her curvier-than-some bikini body made the Twitterverse burst into applause.
Here are some of the reactions:
The fact that Miss Indiana is not a complete twig makes me really happy!—
Kadee McKoin (@k_mck12) June 09, 2014