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11 Things to know about Mandy, Total Divas' newest star

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Total Divas' new diva, Mandy, is so much more than just a killer bod

There's a new Diva in town.

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According to E! News, the next season of Total Divas is already in production — and fans can expect to see a new face during Season 5.

Amanda Saccomanno, runner-up on the most recent season of WWE Tough Enough, will go by Mandy as she joins the rest of the Divas cast — the Bella Twins, Natalya, Eva Marie, Paige, Rosa Mendes and Alicia Fox.

Before the season kicks off, here are 11 things to know about Mandy.

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1. She's a fierce competitor

If there's one takeaway from Saccomanno's Instagram account, it's that she is fit. She looks ready to take on just about anyone in the ring.

2. She's from New York

According to her Wikipedia page, Saccomanno was born and raised in Westchester County, New York.

3. She comes from a big family

Saccomanno is the youngest of four kids.

4. And she loves kids

Her Instagram shows that she loves spending time with her nieces and nephews.

Love this kid! He's too funny #Family @mattsaccomanno @briana.saccomanno

A photo posted by Amanda Saccomanno (@mandysacs) on

5. She's replacing Naomi on Total Divas

Last month, Naomi announced on Twitter that she had been taken off the main cast of Divas. Saccomanno is her replacement.

6. She's well-educated

Saccomanno has a bachelor's degree in speech pathology from Iona College.

7. She started competing only two years ago

Saccomanno entered her first fitness competition in 2013, but has since taken first place in the World Bodybuilding Fitness and Fashion Boston Show.

8. She loves to cook

Saccomanno's Instagram features videos and recipes so followers can replicate her healthy meals.

9. She's an animal lover

According to her bio on her personal website, Saccomanno is a supporter of animal rights and adoption.

10. She stays fit

Saccomanno uses a varied routine of yoga, Pilates, CrossFit and cardio to stay in shape.

11. She had the cutest nickname

According to her WWE Tough Enough bio, Saccomanno was called "Hamburgers" when she was a kid.

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Will you tune in to the new season of Total Divas? Head down to the comments and let us know.

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