The Miss America Organization welcomed Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2014, Leah Sykes, and the 2013 Miss America’s Outstanding Teen state titleholders to perform at the renowned Boardwalk Hall during the Miss America preliminary competitions.
On Tuesday, Miss New Jersey’s Outstanding Teen Alyssa Sullivan opened the first night of competition by singing the national anthem. Later in the show, reigning MAOTeen Leah Sykes performed Adele’s “Someone Like You” in a gown provided by Tony Bowls.
Last night, Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen Jessica Proctor opened the preliminary competition by singing the national anthem before the MAOTeen state titleholders took the stage to perform a production number to a medley of popular songs. Also during Wednesday night’s preliminary, Leah played her guitar while singing “Forget You”. Tonight, Leah will kick-off the final night of preliminary competition by singing the national anthem.
Leah has been introduced in the audience each night of competition and will be available to sign autographs at the fourpoints booth during the Miss America Trade Show today.
Photo credit: Photo by Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization
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About Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Pageant
Miss America’s Outstanding Teen is a scholarship-based program offering accomplished teens the opportunity to be awarded funds for college. The program promotes scholastic achievement, creative accomplishment, healthy living and community involvement for America’s teens. In the past five years, the organization has made available more than $4 million in college scholarships.
For more information, please visit www.maoteen.org
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