Philadelphia (CW Philly) — Vanessa Morgan, who plays Toni Topaz on Riverdale, is engaged to Major League Baseball player Michael Kopech. The Chicago White Sox pitcher got down on one knee at the picturesque Mooney Falls in Supai, Arizona.
Kopech posted the proposal video on Instagram with a heartfelt caption that began, “So I’ll start with the obvious: I love you.”
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So I’ll start with the obvious: I love you. I love you intensely, passionately, & also at times, recklessly. I make decisions on the spur of the moment (i mean look at how our relationship has gone up to this point). I’m a very non traditional type of person and I know I’ve found my match in you when it comes to that especially. Our relationship probably doesn’t make sense to many people for a sh*t ton of reasons, but we’re not doing it for them. We know this is forever. Why would we wait? lol. You literally stayed by my side when I felt I had lost my mind. You stayed by my side for these seemingly random changes of my life. You stayed when often times I didn’t deserve it. You’ve loved me for ME from day one. Completely unselfishly. You’re undeniably the spark that reignited my fire. You’re deserving of much more than just this moment but this one just felt particularly magical. I’m incredibly humbled by the love that you give and I only hope I can portray a fraction of the love and light that you carry with you. I’ll never have enough words to tell you how much I love you, but I promise to always show you. But for now, I’ll finish this how I started: I love you. SO MUCH. @vanessamorgan
Morgan also took to social media to share a photo of the proposal. She captioned her post, “My Forever.”
In another post, Morgan showed off her new bling.
According to People, Morgan and Kopech have been dating for a year. Previously, Kopech was in a two-year relationship with Don’t Be Tardy’s Brielle Biermann, but the two split in March 2018.
Congratulations to the newly engaged couple!