Anti-gay marriage beauty queen Carrie
Prejean wed NFL Oakland Raider quarterback Kyle Boller Friday, E!
The pair met last July and became
engaged in February.
Prejean, 23, vaulted to Christian
celebrity status after she denounced gay marriage during the 2009
Miss USA contest because of her religious upbringing.
She withdrew a lawsuit that alleged
Christian bias against pageant officials, who had stripped her of her
Miss California crown, after she admitted she had filmed a secret sex
tape when she was a minor, tarnishing her Christian conservative
The couple married in a fitting venue:
the San Diego Grand Del Mar Hotel. The hotel, owned by Doug
Manchester, is the site of a two-year-old boycott. The group
Against Hate called for the boycott after the hotelier donated
$125,000 to the campaign to ban gay marriage in California,
The ceremony was described as “lavish”
and “really beautiful” by eyewitnesses.
“They had cocktails on the lawn right
after,” one eyewitness said. “Everyone seemed really happy.”
After the ceremony, the couple were
whisked away in a white Rolls Royce Phantom.