Miss Jacksonville USA &
Miss Jacksonville Teen USA
March 08, 2015
Some of the Miss Jacksonville USA delegates in their opening attire
The Road To Hollywood ventured North on a beautiful Sunday afternoon as for the 16th consecutive year we visited Duval County for the Miss Jacksonville USA & Miss Jacksonville Teen USA Pageants. Our oldest and most traditional stop in the Sunshine State took place for at the Adam Herbert University Center on the campus of the University of North Florida. Hosted by Miss Florida Teen USA 2015 Jara Courson and Miss Jacksonville USA 2015 Sarah Rodgers with assistance from Miss Delray Beach USA 2016 Chrissy Reynoso as the standing room only audience was ready to get the pageant started!
The show began with an opening number featuring the seven Miss Jacksonville Teen USA delegate in there white dresses followed by the thirteen Miss Jacksonville USA delegates in there red dresses. The traditional competitions onstage began with the Interview Competition with onstage speeches and blind draw questions. The fun continued with one or two-piece Swimwear then Evening Gowns of the delegates choosing completed the pageant.
Ms. Lopez (peach), Maya Lundquist (blue) and Rachel Stacey (red) in swimwear of their own choosing
Leighton Baruch (red), Hanifa Marhosevic (white) and Gabriella Lopez (olive) in their Evening Gowns
Then it was time for emotional farewell from Ms. Rogers as pageant tradition calls for the final walk of the reigning titleholder. Then it was time for The Miss Jacksonville Teen USA results to head to center stage for the announcements:
1st Runner Up is Emily Palisoc
Miss Jacksonville Beach Teen USA 2016 is Bobby Grace Barber
Miss Jacksonville Teen USA 2016 is Joy Medfield!
Then it was time to announce the Miss Jacksonville U Kendall Clemenz
2nd Runner Up is Gabriella Lopez
1st Runner Up is Kendall Clemenz
Miss Duval County USA 2016 is Allayna Norris
Miss Jacksonville Beach USA 2016 is Kelsey Stevens
The New Miss Jacksonville USA 2016 is Taylor Winbush!
Miss Barber, Miss Medfield, Ms. Norris, Ms. Stevens and Ms. Wimbush’s winning moments
Once again another great visit to the First Coast as we completed our 16th annual championships of the nine-oh-four. Thanks to supper volunteers Kevin and Cammie Sanders and our hardworking volunteers ran an exceptional pageant! Also a big congratulation’s goes to Miss Barber, Miss Medfield; Ms. Norris; Ms. Stevens and Ms. Winbush on their victories and entry to state in Hollywood! Up next is our second competition of the weekend as we visit head back to our hometown for the Miss Hollywood USA Pageant on “The Road to Hollywood!”
Team Jacksonville USA