The Reaction: Miss Clemson crowns Miss South Carolina 2019
Watch Miss Clemson Morgan Nichols win the Miss South Carolina 2019 contest in Colombia, South Carolina.
Watch Miss Clemson Morgan Nichols Wins Miss South Carolina 201
Miss Clementson, Morgan Nichols, is the new Miss South Carolina.
The resident of Lexington received a $ 60,000 scholarship – the highest of all state competitions in the country and $ 10,000 more than Miss America received last year. She will continue to compete in the Miss America contest in September.
This was Nichols' first appearance in the contest – a rarity among Miss South Carolina winners.
"I'm in shock right now," I said. – I can not believe. This was the first time I was competing in the Miss South Carolina organization. And I'm so happy. "
Nichols lists as a platform his commitment to STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – in order to persuade students to adhere to these areas. She plans to seek a Master's degree in Business Administration at Harvard.
Nicole, 22, was crowned by former South Carolina Mrs. Davya Bunch. Bunch, 22, received a $ 50,000 scholarship last year. She plans to complete her senior year at the University of South Carolina in Political Science and go to the law faculty. "There are only a lot of emotions," Bunch said after dropping off his crown. "Throughout the year I've come so close to all the girls and I'm so proud of them all."
Friday Miss Columbia Teen Kellen Fanhegan from Lexington was crowned for the new Miss South Carolina.
The Bleph High School student received $ 10,000 savings as well as a host of other benefits, and will continue to represent Palm County State at the Miss America Contest on July 27 in Orlando, Florida.
The runner-up is 17-year-old Julia Herin, Miss Georgetown County.
16-year-old Fenegan plans to become a pediatric oncologist.
Bryant, 18, from Anderson, plans to visit Clemson University and study
There were 51 athletes for Miss South Carolina and 50 athletes
Fenegan received the crown from former teenage girl Miss South Carolina Berkley Bryant, for Miss South Carolina Teen – all winners of the regional competitions were held across the country. in scholarships, including $ 60,000 for Miss South Carolina, the highest earning scholarship in the country, and even more than $ 20,000 in the Miss 2018 scholarship for Miss America. Children's Miracle Network., Eight Years. The Charity Gets Funds for Children's Hospitals, Medical Research, and Public Awareness on Children's Health
Last year, the contestants raised $ 154,000. This year they have raised $ 135,000, with more donations.
The contestants for Miss South Carolina and Miss South Carolina Teen compete in three categories: talent, evening wear / question and interviews of the judge. Teenagers also compete in sportswear.
Talent bears the most weight of 35%, and the contest includes a large number of singers, dancers, duets and musicians. But during the preparation there were also artists for speed (both for music and for dialogue), monologues and obstruction of soul and pop music (everything except blugrass) and a contestant who "sang" in the language of the signs.
and fitness and evening dresses / 15% questions. Thirty-five percent of the player's composite result in the preliminary matches is transferred to the finals. Women and teens compete in aerobic exercise.
In each category, 1 to 10 out of 5 judges are judged to be athletes with high and low scores being discarded. Preliminary results will limit competition to 15 finalists. The 16th, called "People's Choice," was chosen by the viewers of the live broadcast of miss-sc.org.