On Saturday, Patrick Mahomes and his fiancée, Brittany Matthews, welcomed their baby girl, Sterling Skye Mahomes.
The superstar quarterback is officially a girl dad! In an Instagram post shared by Patrick Mahomes, the couple’s first child is seen holding tight to her parents’ hands. Also, in the post, Brittany Matthews is wearing a beautiful necklace with her daughter’s name. The necklace is also sterling silver, which correlates with the baby’s name.
The news of Sterling’s birth spread quickly, and friends and family began sharing their love and support for the new baby with many comments and posts congratulating the new parents. Patrick Mahomes’ brother, Jackson Mahomes, was quick to comment, “YOU WILL BE THE BEST DAD!!!” on his brother’s Instagram post of the baby. Singer and songwriter Gwen Stefani also commented on Mahomes’ post, saying, “Congratulations!! Cool name!”
The name of the Kansas City Chief star’s daughter has been a trending topic since the Instagram announcement. Sterling Skye Mahomes is a gorgeous name and is sure to gain popularity thanks to the football star and his fiancée.
The new parents announced the pregnancy back in October and released the gender of the baby a few weeks later. The announcement of both the pregnancy and gender reveal was made on Instagram. The couple both posted a photo of Matthew’s belly with a sonogram in their hand. Matthew’s caption said, “Mom & Dad, taking a small detour to the wedding.” Meanwhile, Mahomes captioned the photo with a simple red heart emoji.
The couple announced they were having a baby girl weeks after announcing the pregnancy by posting a photo on Matthew’s Instagram with their dogs and a sign in the back that said ‘Boy or Girl?’ Matthews captioned the photo, “Can’t wait to be a party of five #babygirl.” Mahomes also posted a gender reveal on his Instagram with a video of the couple finding out they are having a baby girl. He captioned the video, “My ❤️.”
Mahomes continued to play throughout Matthews’ pregnancy in the NFL season and made it to the Super Bowl. Being a supportive fiancée, Matthews stood in the stands of a majority of the Chiefs games. At the 2021 Super Bowl in Tampa, Florida, Matthews was weeks away from giving birth but was at the game to support her fiancée’s team.
Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews Engagement
On September 1, 2020, Patrick Mahomes proposed to his long-time girlfriend, Brittany Matthews. After the 2020 Super Bowl ring ceremony, Mahomes set up one of the suites at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, with flowers, candles, and a lit-up sign with the words ‘Will You Marry Me?’
The day was supposed to be about Mahomes winning the 2020 Super Bowl with the Kansas City Chiefs, but he transformed the event into a romantic gesture for Brittany Matthews. Following the proposal, Matthews posted a photo on Instagram with the caption, “You made this day perfect, you took my entire breath away, and I could not have imagined anything better.”
Matthews’ pregnancy’s announcement came a little more than a month after this engagement, where she said the wedding planning would be on hold until the baby arrived. Now that baby Sterling has been born, the couple may plan a wedding for the near future.
Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthew’s Relationship
Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews have a fairytale-like relationship. They have been together for over eight years and are high school sweethearts. They met at Whitehouse High School in Texas and went to prom together in 2013. Since then, they have been a couple and have supported each other in their endeavors. Matthews is part owner of a women’s soccer team in Kansas City, Missouri, while Mahomes is the quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs.
Brittany Matthews supports her fiancée by attending a majority of Chiefs games and being their number one fan. Matthews became a dedicated Chiefs fan in 2017 after Mahomes joined the team. She also uprooted her life and moved to Kansas City, Missouri, in support of Mahomes.
Patrick Mahomes has supported Matthews while she played soccer and has encouraged her ownership of a women’s soccer team in Kansas City. They have a great relationship in which they support each other and make compromises for each other.
The couple has been through many changes in their lives and is now embarking on the journey of becoming new parents to baby Sterling.