Patrick Mahomes got his Super Bowl ring on Tuesday. His longtime girlfriend got an engagement ring.
After the Kansas City Chiefs players, coaches and staff members received their Super Bowl jewelry, Mahomes posted on his Instagram story that he and his longtime girlfriend, Brittany Matthews, are engaged, KCTV reported.
The private ceremony for the Super Bowl LIV champions was held inside Arrowhead Stadium, with Mahomes being announced last, The Kansas City Star reported. Each Super Bowl ring had 255 diamonds and 36 rubies, the newspaper reported.
Mahomes shared a photo of the engagement ring on Tuesday, with the caption “Ring SZN” and tagged Matthews, WDAF reported. Matthews shared the big news on her Instagram story.
Mahomes and Matthews are high school sweethearts from Tyler, Texas, KCTV reported.
Mahomes, 24, and Matthews began dating at Whitehouse High School, when the future Super Bowl MVP was a sophomore and Matthews was a junior, the Star reported. Both would excel in high school sports, with Mahomes starring for the football and basketball teams while Matthews was a standout soccer player, the newspaper reported.
While Mahomes played football at Texas Tech, Matthews would compete at the University of Texas at Tyler and then signed to play professionally in Iceland, according to the Star.
A wedding date has not been set, the newspaper reported.
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