1st Runner Up, Evening Gown Winner, Talent Winner, Community service Winner: Ashley Smith
2nd Runner up: Me
3rd Runner Up: Natalie Smith
4th Runner Up: Bobbi Mitchell (also won swimsuit)
I am amazed that I made it through the last few days.
On Thursday, I drove all the way from northern
I definitely feel like so many of us girls had random problems competing. It was no one’s fault, but I heard about people whose dresses didn’t come in, Bobbi’s tutu didn’t arrive and her strap was nearly broken on her pointe shoes so we were praying backstage while she danced that the shoes would hold. I left one tap shoe in
Despite all the little issues, it was a great weekend. I’m excited to have placed where I did because it was truly a competitive pageant.
Now, however, I am off on a much-deserved vacation to
Thanks to all the people who have supported and helped me and never let me give up!