December 1, 2013
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KELLIE STEWART REPRESENTING DALLAS WINS
MISS TEXAS TEEN USA® PAGEANT!
The 2014 MISS TEXAS TEEN USA® pageant was held on Sunday afternoon, December 1st, at the Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel. One hundred and six contestants from across Texas competed for a prize package that includes a four year college scholarship, jewelry, travel, wardrobe, and the honor of representing Texas next year in the premier national pageant for teenagers, MISS TEEN USA®.
The newly crowned Miss Texas Teen USA is sixteen year-old, Kelli Stewart, who represented Dallas is a junior at Northwest High School. Kellie currently has a 3.6 GPA and is a National Honor Society student. She is active in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, the student council, is a budding actress/model and has received numerous awards in Volleyball. Once Kellie graduates she is planning to attend either Texas A&M University or Texas Christian University.
First runner-up is Miss Helotes Teen USA, Lanie McAlpin, second runner-up is Miss San Antonio Teen USA, Alayah Benavidez (who also won the award for Most Photogenic), third runner-up is Miss Spring Teen USA, Kimberly Jester (who also won the award for Swimsuit); and fourth runner-up is Miss DFW Teen USA, Angelika Gorecki.
Semifinalists are Miss Austin Teen USA, Allison Higginbotham; Miss Bay Area Teen USA, Rachel Gitomer; Miss Central Laredo Teen USA, Katherine O’Connor; Miss Central South Texas Teen USA, McKenzie Stanton; Miss Fredericksburg Teen USA, Sealy Sikes; Miss Gulf Coast Teen USA, Madison Lester; Miss Kemah Teen USA, Sarah Mohebpour; Miss Laredo Teen USA, Teresa Ramirez; Miss Metroplex Teen USA, Kit Johnston; Miss South Texas Teen USA, Ashley Harris; and Miss Zapata Teen USA, Cassandra Pena. The Miss Congeniality Award went to Miss Houston Teen USA Katherine Harclerode. The People’s Choice winner went to Miss Fort Bend County Teen USA Rio de Armas.
Albert Soliz and Miss Teen USA 2011, Danielle Doty, hosted the show. Miss Texas Teen USA 2013, Daniella Rodriguez was a special guest.
PEOPLE' CHOICE WINNER
Congratulations to Winning Recruiter, Will Henderson!!!
Show Hosts - Albert Soliz and Danielle Doty (former Miss Teen USA)
with Winner, Kellie Stewart
Farewell to Daniella Rodriguez,
Miss Texas Teen USA 2013