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Melissa Gorga Posts Tribute To Daughter Antonia After THIS Milestone

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By Melanie VanDerveer on October 24, 2022 at 5:00 AM EDT

Melissa and Joe Gorga's oldest child, daughter Antonia, 17, is now a senior in high school. During her recent senior night, the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star posted a tribute to her daughter reminiscing on how she's been cheering her on in the stands since she was 3-years-old.

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Melissa, Joe and Antonia Gorga
Melissa Gorga - Instagram
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Melissa Gorga Posted Cheerleading Memories On Senior Night

A carousel of photos posted on Melissa's Instagram page takes followers on a journey through Antonia's years of cheerleading.

"ANTONIA!! Senior night❤️ I can’t even explain the joy you’ve given me throughout the years watching you cheer & tumble. I have been cheering you on since you were 3 years old out in those stands- I can’t believe you’re a senior," the caption begins. "I will never forget the memories and how exciting it is to watch you take the floor?? Even with a torn ACL, that we still fight off every day, I know I must’ve done something right, because you are the kindest, hardest worker in the room❤️ We love you."

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Melissa and Antonia Gorga
Melissa Gorga - Instagram
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Fellow "RHONJ" castmates commented on the special evening. Dolores Catania commented, "So adorable ❤️i can’t believe she is a senior," and Margaret Josephs wrote, "@antoniagorgaa is the best!! Sweet , kind and beautiful ??????."

Many other friends and followers of the "On Display" podcast host also left sweet sentiments for her daughter. "How is she a Senior?! I remember her being so young on the show! May she have the best Senior year yet! Thank you for sharing you & your family’s lives with us! ?," one follower wrote. Another added, "It's unbelievable she is a senior. 4 yrs went by fast." And another said, "SENIOR?!? Good grief, time flies!! She’s beautiful ❤️"

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Antonia Gorga
Melissa Gorga - Instagram

Melissa Gorga Posts Her Children's Milestones On Social Media Often

The Gorgas are also parents to Gino, 14, and Joey, 12. Melissa is no stranger to posting her children's milestones on social media. To mark the first day of school this year, she posted two photos of Antonia and Gino together, captioning it, "I can’t believe it! My senior is driving my freshman to high school today?❤️ so many emotions to feel. Where did time go? When people used to say that time flys I never believed them. I feel like they looked like the second picture just yesterday… Thank you God for blessing me with such amazing kids❤️?? have the best day my loves."

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The first photo in the carousel was present day and the second was from many years ago when the two were much younger. Joe jumped into the comments to say, "I thought Gino was going to wear the shirt with the cut Sleeves, to show off his muscles.? I guess not. Mommy won that fight. LMAO!" Antonia also had something to share in the comments writing, "omg that second pic no."

Antonia Gorga holding balloons.
Instagram | Antonia Gorga
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On Antonia's recent birthday, the reality star posted photos from her daughter's birthday dinner and her gift, a new white Porsche truck.  During the summer, Melissa also posted a family photo with Joe and all three kids captioning it, "Took a little break from the Jersey shore?"

Gorga family
Melissa Gorga - Instagram
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