SORORITY WOMEN ON THE ROAD TO MISS AMERICA 2017 (2016 STATE WINNERS)

Congratulations Miss America 2017, Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, a Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Arkansas!

Runners Up

1st Runner Up – Miss South Carolina, Rachel Wyatt, Alpha Delta Pi, Clemson University

4th Runner Up – Miss Mississippi, Laura Lee Lewis, Chi Omega, Mississippi State University

 

Top 7

Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, Kappa Kappa Gamma, University of Arkansas – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Mississippi, Laura Lee Lewis, Chi Omega, Mississippi State University

Miss South Carolina, Rachel Wyatt, Alpha Delta Pi, Clemson University

Miss Texas, Caroline Carothers, Chi Omega, Baylor University

 

Top 10

Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, Kappa Kappa Gamma, University of Arkansas – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Iowa, Kelly Koch, Gamma Phi Beta, Iowa State University

Miss Mississippi, Laura Lee Lewis, Chi Omega, Mississippi State University

Miss South Carolina, Rachel Wyatt, Alpha Delta Pi, Clemson University

Miss Tennessee, Grace Burgess, Alpha Gamma Delta, University of Memphis – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Texas, Caroline Carothers, Chi Omega, Baylor University

 

Top 12

Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, Kappa Kappa Gamma, University of Arkansas – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Iowa, Kelly Koch, Gamma Phi Beta, Iowa State University

Miss Mississippi, Laura Lee Lewis, Chi Omega, Mississippi State University

Miss Oklahoma, Sarah Klein, Kappa Alpha Theta, University of Oklahoma

Miss South Carolina, Rachel Wyatt, Alpha Delta Pi, Clemson University

Miss Tennessee, Grace Burgess, Alpha Gamma Delta, University of Memphis – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Texas, Caroline Carothers, Chi Omega, Baylor University

 

Top 15

Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, Kappa Kappa Gamma, University of Arkansas – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Idaho, Kylee Solberg, Alpha Sigma Alpha, Boise State University

Miss Iowa, Kelly Koch, Gamma Phi Beta, Iowa State University

Miss Louisiana, Justine Ker, Kappa Delta, Vanderbilt University

Miss Mississippi, Laura Lee Lewis, Chi Omega, Mississippi State University

Miss Oklahoma, Sarah Klein, Kappa Alpha Theta, University of Oklahoma

Miss South Carolina, Rachel Wyatt, Alpha Delta Pi, Clemson University

Miss Tennessee, Grace Burgess, Alpha Gamma Delta, University of Memphis – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Texas, Caroline Carothers, Chi Omega, Baylor University

 

Two of the judges are fraternity men. Mark Cuban is a Pi Lambda Phi and Cole Swindell is a Sigma Chi.

 

Below is a list of sorority women who will compete for the Miss America 2017 title on September 11, 2016, to the best of my sleuthing abilities. If you know of others I may have missed, please contact me through the form below. 

 

Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, Kappa Kappa Gamma, University of Arkansas – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Delaware, Amanda Debus, Delta Gamma, University of Delaware

Miss Florida, Courtney Sexton, Alpha Delta Pi, University of Central Florida (former Chapter President)

Miss Georgia, Patricia Ford, Phi Mu, Georgia Institute of Technology – WON Women in Business Scholarship Award

Miss Idaho, Kylee Solberg, Alpha Sigma Alpha, Boise State University

Miss Iowa, Kelly Koch, Gamma Phi Beta, Iowa State University

Miss Kansas, Kendall Schoenekase, Zeta Tau Alpha, University of Arkansas – Won STEM Scholarship Award

Miss Louisiana, Justine Ker, Kappa Delta, Vanderbilt University

Miss Minnesota, Madeline Van Ert, Gamma Phi Beta, University of Minnesota 

Miss Mississippi, Laura Lee Lewis, Chi Omega, Mississippi State University

Miss Nebraska, Aleah Peters, Alpha Phi, University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Miss New Jersey, Breanna Weick, Alpha Gamma Delta, High Point University

Miss Oklahoma, Sarah Klein, Kappa Alpha Theta, University of Oklahoma

Miss South Carolina, Rachel Wyatt, Alpha Delta Pi, Clemson University

Miss Tennessee, Grace Burgess, Alpha Gamma Delta, University of Memphis – Won $2,000 scholarship in preliminary Talent competition

Miss Texas, Caroline Carothers, Chi Omega, Baylor University

Miss Wyoming, Jordyn Hall, Delta Delta Delta, University of Wyoming

 

For the list of sorority women who have worn the Miss American crown see http://wp.me/p20I1i-zK.

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