TCU alumna featured in ‘The Bachelor’ premiere



TCU alum Olivia Caridi received the “first impression rose” in “The Bachelor” season premiere and a group date rose on last week’s episode, but many see Caridi as the villain on the show.

Horned Frogs who watch “The Bachelor” may have noticed a familiar face in Monday night’s season premiere of the reality show.

Olivia Caridi, who graduated from TCU in 2014 with a degree in journalism, was one of 28 women picked for the 20th season of The Bachelor. Not only was she featured on the show, Caridi also received the “first impression rose” from this season’s bachelor Ben Higgins.

Before her role on The Bachelor, Caridi was a news anchor and reporter in Bristol, Tennessee.

Here’s what social media had to say about Caridi’s appearance on the show: