you have a choice

living in a tri-state area has it’s advantages, including the fact we have three contestants to root for to win the miss america pageant!

the competition has already started with the swimsuit and talent winners announced today. however, the final night of competition will be broadcast live from ac on abc, 9/18 from 9-11, marking the program’s 50th anniversary on tv.

the_contestants2.JPG

short profiles of our area contestants:
miss dc, therese lizardo, was born in watchung, nj and is 24 years old. her talent for the competition is tahitian/hawaiian dance and she considers herself a dedicated student, an avid dancer and an entertaining extrovert. miss dc hasn’t been crowned miss america since 1921, the very first year of the pageant.

miss maryland, tiffany jenkins is from silver spring, md and is also age 24. she wants to obtain a phd in clinical psych, and describes herself as an artist, advocate and disney-buff. maryland has yet to produce a miss america, so this could be their year!

miss virginia, mariah rice, hails from mechanicsville, va, age 24, and sees herself as a survivor, dedicated teacher and trailblazer. her career ambition is to be an owner of a studio of the performing arts.

looks like we’re ready to give the rest of the country a run for their money on saturday! good luck to all the contestants…

Comments are closed.


Terms of use | Privacy Policy | Content: Creative Commons | Site and Design © 2009 | Metroblogging ® and Metblogs ® are registered trademarks of Bode Media, Inc.