Tonight is the 2018 Miss America Pageant and the current winner Savvy Shields will relinquish her crown to one lucky woman. Over the past week, the 51 contestants have competed in three nights of preliminary competitions and now the 51 have been narrowed down to the top 15 winners. Check out which contestants have been chosen to move on in the competition below as they are announced live.
And the top 14 semi-finalists chosen by the preliminary judges and the one semi-finalist chosen by America are …
Miss Tennessee Caty Davis
Her father was addicted to alcohol and opiods before ending his life.
Miss Virginia Cecili Weber
Weber believes in embracing womanhood and being a leader.
Miss Pennsylvania Katie Schreckengast
Miss Louisiana Laryssa Bonacquisti
Miss District of Columbia Briana Kinsey
Miss Texas Margana Wood
She hopes to teach lessons of respect and accepting people’s differences.
Miss New Mexico Taylor Rey
Rey says she wants girls to speak up and have an opinion today.