South Carolina’s Ali Rogers walks off with the Tuesday night Miss America swimsuit fitness competition trophy!
Miss South Carolina, Ali Rogers,a a 20-year-old Clemson University student from Laurens, South Carolina, won the first Lifestyle and Fitness preliminary competition during the Tuesday night preliminary competition at the 2013 Miss America pageant. She wore a white strapless Catalina bikini swimsuit with gold embellishments. Ali will receive a $1,000 scholarship from pageant sponsor, Amway.
This is Ali’s second swimsuit victory, since she won the Lifestyle and Fitness award at the Miss South Carolina state pageant as well, where she competed as Miss Laurens County.
The Children’s Miracle Maker Awards acknowledge Miss South Carolina as the Miss America contestant who raised the most funds in 2012!
Rogers is no newcomer to pageantry, having also represented South Carolina at the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen pageant where she competed as Miss South Carolina’s Outstanding Teen of 2009.
The Miss America Organization is the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women and one of the nation’s leading achievement programs. last year, the program made available more than $45 million in scholarship assistance.
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Press Contact: Sharon Pearce – Sharon@missamerica.org
Countdown to the 2013 Miss America Competition on ABC — January 12, 2013 @ 9 p.m. ET!
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The Miss America Organization is one of the nation’s leading achievement programs and the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Last year, the Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made available more than $45 million in cash and scholarship assistance. Website: www.missamerica.org.
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