The Miss Teen America Scholarship Pageant crowned their 2014 National Winners on Saturday, August 2nd at the Sandler Center for Performing Arts in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Alex Quinn of Fort Mill, South Carolina claimed the title of Miss Jr. Teen America and Catherine Kirkland of Lexington, South Carolina was crowned Miss Teen America.
The girls were judged on interview, fun fashion modeling, fitness in aerobic wear and evening gown.
Rounding out the Top 5 in the Jr. Teen Division was:
- 1st Alternate, Sophia Sasso (Georgia)
- 2nd Alternate, Sydney Rambo (Virginia)
- 3rd Alternate, Bailey Gibson (Kentucky)
- 4th Alternate, Donielle Kube (Michigan).
Rounding out the Top 5 in the Teen Division was:
- 1st Alternate, Sydney Long (South Carolina)
- 2nd Alternate, Kelsey Waters (Georgia)
- 3rd Alternate, Layilah Nasser (Maryland)
- 4th Alternate, Falyn Traina (Texas).
The Photogenic Winner in the Jr. Teen Division was Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen America, Jordin Donahue. Miss Massachusetts Teen America, Danielle Bjorlo received the Photogenic Award in the Teen Division.
Photo Model winners were Bailey Gibson, Miss Kentucky Jr. Teen America and Katie Cherundolo, Miss Pennsylvania Teen America.
All the contestants voted for their choice of Miss Congeniality and the winners were: Alex Quinn, Miss South Carolina Jr. Teen and now Miss Jr. Teen America and Layilah Nasser, Miss Maryland Teen America.
The emcee for the pageant was Rebecca Fusco. Sponsors of the 2014 Miss Teen America Scholarship Pageant include:
- Keith Pittman of Lasting Impressions
- Heather Orawsky of Photographic Vision, LLC
- Bling Embroidery & Things
- TRU Airbrush Makeup
If you would like more information, would like to compete at Miss Teen America Pageant 2015, or would like to book Miss Teen America or Miss Jr. Teen America for an event please visit our website at www.missteenamerica.com or contact the national coordinator at 203-304-8138.
Press Contact: Maria Konitshek – firstname.lastname@example.org, 203-304-8138
Photo Credit: Heather Orawsky, Photographic Vision, LLC (www.ctphotographicvision.com)