[PHOTO] Miss Universe Croatia 2017 Crowned | Croatia Week
April 29, 2017 - miss universe
The 21st Miss Universe Croatia has been crowned during a manifestation in a collateral Zagreb on Friday night.
More than 300 girls were whittled down to only 18 finalists and it was 19-year-old Shanaelle Petty from Slavonski Brod who was crowned a new Miss Universe Croatia 2017.
Miss Universe Croatia 2016 Barbara Filipović crowned Petty, who will paint Croatia during a prestigious manifestation after in a year. Elena Jung (19) from Vodnjan was initial runner-up, while 21-year-old Marijana Josipović from Osijek was Miss Photogenic.
Petty, who is 185 cm tall, was innate in a United States to an American father and Croatian mother. After frequently visiting Croatia, she changed to live in Slavonski Brod a few years ago.
Shanaelle finished Terry Sanford High School in North Carolina. She loves to cook, play a piano and enjoys personification tennis and volleyball.