Miss Troy University Pageant set for Sept. 18

Posted: Tuesday, 13 September 2011

TROY- Twelve Troy University students will compete for the title of Miss Troy University on Sunday, Sept. 18.

The 41st annual pageant will be held at 3 p.m. in the Claudia Crosby Theater on the Troy Campus. The theme for this year's pageant is "Motown Magic." Adult admission is $10 and student admission is $5.

The winner will serve as an ambassador for the University and will compete for the title of Miss Alabama next June. Contestants are judged on a private interview, an on-stage question, swimsuit, talent and evening gown.

Contestants in this year's pageant are:

Caitlin Crowe, a sophomore broadcast journalism major from Tuscaloosa. Her platform is "Royal Family Kids Camp"

Keleigh Edwards, a sophomore in elementary education from Smiths Station. Her platform is volunteering with "Giving the Gift of Time"

Amanda Ford, a sophomore broadcast journalism major from Helena. Her platform is "Relay for Life: Funding the American Cancer Society"

Kristilee Ginther, a sophomore political science major from Orlando. Her platform is "Treasure your Talents"

Audra Goss, a sophomore biology major from Honoraville. Her platform is "An Ambassador for Animals: Humane Education"

Dresden Green, a freshman bio medical science major from Troy. Her platform is "The Humane Treatment of Animals."

Nichole Iacuzio, a senior double major in social science and secondary education from Derry, NH. Her platform is "R.E.A.C.H. for the Future"

Krystal Jackson, a freshman pre-med major from Eufaula. Her platform is "Lupus Awareness"

Kalee McSwain, a junior criminal justice major from Ashford. Her platform is "Promoting Self-Esteem in Young Women"

Lauren Poole, a sophomore bio-medical science major from Greenville. Her platform is "Promoting Healthier Lifestyles in Children"

Allison Reynolds, a junior human resource management major from Auburn. Her platform is "Relational Aggression Awareness Among Teenage Girls"

Madison Wilson, a sophomore bio-medical science major from Hoover. Her platform is "Lets Get Moving: Juvenile Arthritis Advocacy in Action"