Miss Nebraska Wins Miss USA, Advances To Miss Universe
May 22, 2018 - miss universe
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) – Sarah Rose Summers from Nebraska kick out 50 other women Monday to win this year’s Miss USA competition.
Summers, a 23-year-old competitor from Omaha, graduated from Texas Christian University with dual degrees and is operative on apropos a approved child life specialist.
She takes over from Kara McCullough, who won a foe final year when it was hold in Las Vegas.
At a start of a two-hour broadcast, a margin was immediately narrowed down to 15 contestants according to how they achieved during rough rounds hold in a days before Monday’s broadcast.
Then a margin was narrowed down during a dusk gown, swimsuit and talk portions of a competition.
The final 3 contestants – Summers, Caelynn Miller-Keyes of North Carolina and Carolina Urrea of Nevada – were asked what they would write on a vacant pointer on a approach to a suppositious march. Miller-Keyes was 1st runner-up and Urrea a 2nd runner-up.
Summers pronounced she would inspire people to “speak your voice” with her sign. Urrea vowed to work to discharge homelessness. Miller-Keyes spoke about passionate attack prevention, observant she would impetus for “your body, your rights.”
During her answer, Summers also drew one of a biggest cheers of a dusk when she called on people to “listen to any other,” observant that was something people in a U.S. indispensable to do.
The dusk also overwhelmed on one of a year’s biggest themes – a #MeToo transformation that has focused courtesy on passionate nuisance and passionate assault. In a video montage, a contestants talked about sold #MeToo moments they had gifted and women’s empowerment.
Winners were selected by a multiple of a preference cabinet that foe organizers pronounced enclosed womanlike entrepreneurs and executives and submit from viewers who were means to opinion online. The uncover was hosted by Vanessa and Nick Lachey.
Other contestants enclosed a sergeant in a Army, an ICU helper and an determined military officer.
Summers now goes on to paint a United States in a Miss Universe competition.
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