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Survivor: Blood vs. Water contestant Aras Baskauskas and his fiancée Christy Petersen are expecting their first child together, People reports.

"I'm going to be a dad," Baskauskas tells the magazine. "My fiancée is 12 weeks pregnant! Obviously, that's a lot more important than winning Survivor."

Survivor's Aras Baskauskas is engaged

The news comes less than two weeks after Baskauskas proposed to Petersen.

Baskauskas won Survivor: Panama and was competing with his brother Vytas in Survivor: Blood vs. Water. Peterson is a model and clothing designer, and Baskauskas moonlights as a musician who goes by the name Odd Us.