Miss Nevada took the crown at the Miss USA pageant this weekend, but it’s another contestant who is making headlines for a different reason. On Sunday night, Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl, 25, sparked praise online for her “normal” bikini body.

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Today on Fox and Friends, Diehl called the attention to her figure “overwhelming in a positive way.” Diehl said it’s wonderful being able to inspire young girls. 

"I don’t know if it was necessarily a decision I made. It’s just I continued the lifestyle I wanted to live. […] I trained very hard for the body I have, but I didn’t go to any extremes, and I’m proud of that,” she said.

People tweeted praising comments for the beauty queen:

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