Miss Wyoming And Miss Wyoming Teen Crowned
The 2013 MISS WYOMING USA and MISS WYOMING TEEN USA Pageants took place Sunday, September 23rd at the Natrona County High School Auditorium in Casper, Wyoming. A capacity crowd filled the auditorium on Sunday evening for the pageant finals, where the panel of judges selected Courtney Gifford of Sheridan as MISS WYOMING USA 2013, and Autumn Olson of Saratoga as MISS WYOMING TEEN USA 2013. Both titleholders will now advance
and compete next year at the MISS USA and MISS TEEN USA national pageants.
The competition, which is held annually, consists of three proportional segments: evening gown, swimwear and interview. Eligible young women must be between the ages of 14 and 26 and be unmarried residents of Wyoming in order to compete in the pageant.
Courtney and Autumn will each receive thousands of dollars in prizes and awards and will have the opportunity to compete for the national titles of MISS USA and MISS TEEN USA this coming year. Courtney will compete for the title of MISS USA 2013 on the live national telecast of MISS USA on NBC next summer, and Autumn will compete for the title of MISS TEEN USA 2013 at the national pageant next year. In addition, the new MISS USA will go on to represent the United States in the MISS UNIVERSE competition, which is televised in over 130 countries worldwide.