EntertainmentCelebrities Melissa Rycroft gives birth to third child with Tye Strickland Former "Bachelor" star Melissa Rycroft Strickland has welcomed her third child with Tye Strickland. Photo Credit: Getty Images By Frank Lovece Special to Newsday May 19, 2016 5:25 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Melissa Rycroft Strickland, who was on Season 13 of “The Bachelor” in 2009 and then went on to win “Dancing With the Stars” with partner Tony Dovolani in 2012, has had her third child with husband Tye Strickland, Newsday contributor Frank Lovece reports. “Cayson Jack. 5-18-16. Welcome to the world, little one,” Rycroft Strickland, 33, posted on Instagram Thursday. She and her husband of six years, a Texas-based insurance agent with whom she starred in the short-lived CMT reality show “Melissa & Tye,” have a 5-year-old daughter, Ava, and a 2-year-old son, Beckett. By Frank Lovece Special to Newsday Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.