Miss Washington USA®&
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Miss Washington USA News and Announcements

LC, GU grad Kenzie Novell new Miss Washington USA

Posted at: Nov. 27, 2014, 9:14 pm

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2014/nov/27/lc-gu-grad-kenzie-novell-new-miss-washington-usa/

Miss Washington Teen USA Raises Awareness on Domestic Violence

Posted at: Nov. 17, 2014, 10:22 pm

http://www.iexaminer.org/2014/11/miss-washington-teen-usa-spreads-awareness-on-domestic-violence/

Past Miss Washington USA Delegates

Posted at: Nov. 01, 2014, 1:01 pm

Miss Washington USA Titleholders representing WA at MISS USA

2015 - Kenzi Novell

2014 - Allyson Rowe

2013 - Cassandra Searles

2012 - Christina Clarke

2011 - Angelina Kayyalaynen

2010 - Tracy Turnure

2009 - Tara Turnure

2008 - Michelle Font

2007 - Leilani Jones

2006 – Tiffany Doorn

2005 - Amy Crawford

2004 - Tara McCormick (Semi-Finalist)

2003 - Breann Parriott (Miss Congeniality)

2002 - Carly Kay Shorten

2001 - Bre Sakas

2000 - Jamie Kern

1999 - Tammy Jansen

1998 - Natasha Vantramp (Semi-Finalist)

1997 - Sara Nicole Williams

1996 - Staci Baldwin

1995 - Theresa Cox

1994 - Angel Ward

1993 - Kandi Fletcher

1992 - Stina McLynne

1991 - Lanae Williams

1990 - Melissa Dickson

1989 - Chiann Fan

1988 - Sandra Kord

1987 - Jennifer Doerflinger

1986 - Jacqueline McMahon

1985 - Sherry Rials

1984 - Sue Gerrish

1983 - Kathi Tucker (Semi-Finalist)

1982 - Jana L. Minerich

1981 - Leila Wagner

1980 - Janet Brown

1979 - Tracey Goddard (1st runner up)

1978 - Barbara Bogar

1977 - Ivy Lynn Reed

1976 - Norene Gilbert (Semi-Finalist)

1975 - Cindy Baxter

1974 - Cheryl Rutledge

1973 - Cindi Arnett

1972 - Connie Ambrose

1971 - Christine McComb

1970 - Susan Joan Hyde (Semi-Finalist)

1969 - Deborah Gieberson (Semi-Finalist)

1968 - Dorothy Anstett (MISS USA!!!)

1967 - Elizabeth Kellmyer

1966 - Sandra Carilile

1965 - Did Not Compete

1964 - Did Not Compete

1963 - Did Not Compete

1962 - Did Not Compete

1961 - Did Not Compete

1960 - Did Not Compete

1959 - Leah Jo Robinson

1958 - Rose Marie Nielsen (Semi-Finalist)

1957 - Diana Schafer (Semi-Finalist)

1956 - June Svedin (Semi-Finalist)

1955 - Shirley J. Givins (Semi-Finalist)

1954 - Darlene Shride

1953 - Nancy Petraborg (3rd runner up)

1952 - Adele Slaybaugh

Past Miss Washington Teen USA Delegates

Posted at: Nov. 01, 2014, 1:00 pm

Miss Washington Teen USA Titleholders representing WA at MISS TEEN USA

2015 - Priya Gopal-Walker

2014 - Starla Sampaco

2013 - Imani Blackmon

2012 - Alex Carlson-Helo

2011 - Cheyenne Van Tine

2010 - Camilla Cyr (Semi-Finalist)

2009 - Sadie Porter (Semi-Finalist)

2008 - Mandy Schendel

2007 - Shalane Larango

2006 – Kendra Timm

2005 - Kaylee Moore

2004 - Danielle Jensen

2003 - Jasmine Colleen Jorgenson (Semi-Finalist)

2002 - Maichal McJunkin

2001 - Shannon Hulbert (Semi-Finalist)

2000 - Megan Munroe (Semi-Finalist)

1999 - Dianna Carlson

1998 - Amber Lancaster

1997 - Emma Louise DeSillets

1996 - Emily Ballard

1995 - Summer Springer

1994 - Angelie Eldred (Miss Photogenic)

1993 - Rebecca Vaughn

1992 - Kaylee O'Kelley

1991 - Elizabeth Lee

1990 - Paige Anderson

1989 - Amy Travis (Semi-Finalist)

1988 - Karen Petre

1987 - Johna Sainsbury

1986 - Lisa Elliot

1985 - Drew Holmer (2nd runner up)

1984 - Charlene Walters

1983 - Rhond Monroe (Semi-Finalist)

2015 Miss Washington USA & Miss Washington Teen USA RESULTS!

Posted at: Oct. 27, 2014, 12:24 am

On behalf of Pageants NW, we’re proud to announce the new 2015 Miss Washington USA winner, Kenzi Novell (Miss Greater Spokane USA) who is 23 and is a resident of Spokane. Kenzi graduated with a B.A. in Public Relations & Promotions from Gonzaga Unviersity. Kenzi hopes to work as a public relations and/or marketing specialist for a fortune 500 company. She enjoys spending her free time performing on aerial silks, enjoying the outdoors, and volunteering for organizations in support of children. The new 2015 Miss Washington Teen USA winner is 16-year-old Priya Gopal-Walker (Miss West Seattle Teen USA) who is a junior at the Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences (SAAS) where she takes several honors classes. She has been dancing since the age of four and aspires to be a professional dancer after college. Having found her own voice, Priya is a survivor of domestic violence. She aims to use her voice to inspire others to seek help and confidently move toward a happy, healthy, and safe environment. She enjoys hot yoga, watching action movies, and cooking with her grandmother. Priya will represent our state at the 2015 MISS TEEN USA® pageant next summer and Kenzi will compete for the 2015 MISS USA® title next spring live on NBCUniversal. Sponsors contributed close to $2 million in scholarships, prizes, cash and awards this year!

Rounding out the Top Five in the Miss Washington USA®; 1st runner-up Maeloni Ogle (Three Rivers), 2nd runner-up Ina Kempton (Greater Bellevue), 3rd runner-up Kathleen Boyle (Lake Union), & 4th runner-up Geraldine Lirio (Renton). CONGENIALITY – Amber Bruce (West Seattle), PHOTOGENIC – Elizabeth Dance (Greater Eastside), SPIRIT – Chael Stenchever (Mill Creek). The remaining Top 21 (in alphabetical order) include; Alexandria Henderson (Fife), Blair Knick (South Hill), Chael Stenchever (Mill Creek), Chantel Jones (Redmond), Carly Davis (Seattle Queen Anne), Courtney Peebles (Vancouver), Danae VerMulm, (East Seattle), Demetra Coyer (Sammamish), Elizabeth Dance (Greater Eastside), Evelyn Clark (Wahkiakum County), Gen Saechao (SoDo), Kelsey Schmidt (South King County), Lauren Blier (East Kirkland), Lianne Hodgson (Greater Bellingham), Melanie Herring (Edmonds), and Shelby Meader (Greater Clark County).

Rounding out the Top 5 in the Miss Washington Teen USA®; 1st runner-up Taylor DiLeonardo (Kent), 2nd runner-up Brooke Williams (Auburn), 3rd runner-up Cheyanne Garcia (Vancouver), & 4th runner-up Noelle Tapang (Orting). ACADEMIC – Hannah Lane (South King County), CONGENIALITY – Hannah Lane (South King County), PHOTOGENIC – Meghal Sheth (Clark County), SPIRIT – Davy Flambouras (Spokane). The remaining Top 16 (in alphabetical order) include; Anna Gleichman (Greater Eastside), Brielle Black (Chehalis), Ellyanna Barnes (Lewis County), Hailey Sturgill (West Bellevue), Hannah Lane (South King County), Julia Solomon (Lake Washington), Kasey Hobson (Sumner), Katie Parks (Monroe), Meghal Sheth (Clark County), Taylor Johnson (Puyallup), and Taylor Mann (Edmonds).

The combined event which took place October 18th – 19th included a wonderful panel of judges involved in Business, Entertainment and the Beauty industry. The MISS UNIVERSE® Organization (jointly owned by Donald Trump and NBCUniversal) is proud to be in the 64th year of operation providing young women with financial assistance for college as well as opening the doors to many career opportunities.

Iran-born local competes for Miss Washington USA

Posted at: Oct. 23, 2014, 11:09 am

http://www.issaquahpress.com/2014/10/14/iran-born-local-competes-for-miss-washington-usa/#more-103248

Miss Kirkland to compete for Miss Washington USA crown

Posted at: Oct. 23, 2014, 11:06 am

http://www.kirklandviews.com/blog/2014/10/6/miss-kirkland-to-compete-for-miss-washington-crown

Record number of Pan Asian contestants in Miss Washington USA, Miss Washington Teen USA competitions

Posted at: Oct. 23, 2014, 10:53 am

http://www.iexaminer.org/2014/10/record-number-of-pan-asian-contestants-in-miss-washington-usa-miss-washington-teen-usa-competitions/

Edmonds-Woodway, Edmonds CC grad also competing for Miss Washington USA title

Posted at: Oct. 23, 2014, 10:47 am

http://myedmondsnews.com/2014/09/edmonds-woodway-edmonds-cc-grad-also-competing-miss-washington-usa-title/