Ryan Lochte told USA TODAY Sports last week that he had purchased an engagement ring for Playboy model Kayla Rae Reid and was looking for the right time to propose.

During the interview before a Dancing with the Stars rehearsal, Lochte said he was ready to make the matrimonial jump. "I could do it right after this rehearsal," Lochte said. "I'm that ready."

Ready he was, Lochte announced his engagement to Reid Sunday night.

While much of the country watched the second presidential debate, Lochte posted on social media an announcement of his engagement with Reid.

He wrote: