Utah leader responds to viral crying moment: ‘Now I’m a meme’
A Utah cheerleader, who went viral for her emotional response to her team’s loss in March Madness, acknowledged the outpouring of social media interest.
Ashlyn Whimpey was caught on cameras tearing up and shivering during Utah State’s loss to Missouri during the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament earlier this week. Currently the videos have millions of views and generated massive response on social media.
Ms. Whimpey admitted the interest on TikTok in a caption on “And now I’m a meme,” which features a song titled “World’s Smallest Violin.”
Utah lost to Missouri 76-65 during the first round of the March Madness Tournament, New York Post mentioned. Ovarian reportThe video of the sad moment has more than 3 million views and has been retweeted more than 1,000 times.
Dozens of supporters responded to whitening reportTweet offering condolences.
One user wrote: “I actually think it’s cool that she cares so much…not sure why the need to make fun of her on social media…”.
Another user added, “So silly guy this is probably her last ever cheerleading game and everyone is ripping her off to show emotion.”
United nations InstagramMrs. Whimpey, an elder, noted that it was the last time she cheered and wrote that she was “going out with a bang”.