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Stamford, CT, November 13, 2016 – Pageant Associates is excited to announce the winners of the 2017 MISS CONNECTICUT USA® and MISS CONNECTICUT TEEN USA® competitions. After a weekend that showcased the accomplishments, talent and dedication of young women across the state of Connecticut, Olga Litvinenko, 26 of Greenwich was crowned MISS CONNECTICUT USA® 2017 and Lana Coffey, 18 from New Canaan was crowned MISS CONNECTICUT TEEN USA® 2017. Both of these young women will go on to represent the state of Connecticut in the next round of competitions for the prestigious, nationally televised MISS USA® and MISS TEEN USA® 2017 pageants.
“As a resident of Connecticut, I am incredibly honored to represent the pride and glory of our beautiful state as MISS CONNECTICUT USA® 2017,” said Miss Litvinenko. “Through my participation in the pageants, I am overjoyed at the chance to showcase everything that being from our great state means to me, and I pledge to continue to make Connecticut proud.”
The 2017 pageants were held in Stamford, CT, November 12-13, 2016. The Stamford Marriott Hotel & Spa served as the venue for all activities. Contestants were judged in three equal categories consisting of Personal Interview; Swimsuit for MISS and Active Wear for TEEN; and Evening Gown. The competitions shined a spotlight on some of the best, brightest and most accomplished young women throughout the state.
“The pageant brought together a group of amazingly talented, smart, confident, hard-working, kind and young women from every part of Connecticut,” said Miss Coffey. “I am bursting with pride at being named MISS CONNECTICUT TEEN USA® 2017 and am excited for every step of this amazing journey and year ahead.”
Titleholders will travel throughout Connecticut making appearances and acting as ambassadors of the state at a variety of charitable events, social functions and more. To stay up-to-date with this year’s Connecticut pageant activity, follow the social media hashtags #RoadtotheCrown and #ConfidentlyBeautiful. For more information on future pageants in Connecticut, visit www.missconnecticutusa.com.
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About the MISS CONNECTICUT USA® and MISS CONNECTICUT TEEN USA® pageants
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