Pretty chicks are everywhere. Models are abundant in numbers. Which is why, most of them don't make it, even though they're stunning to every person's eye. Sometimes, it's got to do with a bit of luck. Samantha Hoopes had a backup plan, and we're glad she didn't have to use it.

Samantha Hoopes has been in the SI issue for three years already.

She said that had her modeling career fail, she would have become a gym teacher instead.

And probably become an Internet sensation as gym's hottest teacher.

Here are more shots of her: