WILDOMAR – Southwest California Pageants recently held its fourth annual pageant for the Cities of Wildomar, Lake Elsinore and Menifee. The event was held at Elsinore High School in Wildomar on Saturday, April 20. Children’s divisions for girls 10 and under were conducted early in the day and the Teens & Miss Pageant for teenagers and young women to age 21 was held in the evening.
“The young women and girls selected today as 2013 City Queens will serve as good will ambassadors for their cities and take on the responsibilities of being a role model to their peers,” said Southwest California Pageants Director Anne Bowman. “SWC Pageants emphasizes community service as a way of building leadership skills and self confidence. We want these young women to be proud of themselves because of what the have accomplished, not what they look like.”
Teen and Miss contestants take part in rehearsals and training prior to the pageant to prepare for the competition. Contestants have a personal interview with the judges in the morning and then participate in sportswear, evening gown and on-stage question for the evening pageant.
All contestants in middle school and high school are required to submit a letter from their school counselors verifying that they are good standing academically and not under any disciplinary action. Additionally, all contestants are required to live or attend school in the city which they wish to represent.
Miss City of Wildomar Court includes: Miss City of Wildomar Emily LeGro, Teen Miss Sierra Dobbie, Jr. Teen Miss Kaitlyn Martin, and PreTeen Miss Hallelujah Temesgen. City of Wildomar Children’s Court includes: Junior Miss Christianna Watkins, Little Miss Kylie Corwin, Pixie Miss Jasmyn Johnson, and Petite Miss Lauren Tammaro.
Miss City of Lake Elsinore Court includes: Miss City of Lake Elsinore Betty Luca, Teen Miss Bailey Ward, Jr. Teen Miss Destiny Golstab, and Pre-Teen Miss Michelle Golstab. City of Lake Elsinore Children’s Court includes: Junior Miss Morgan Stone-Zachary, Little Miss Ryanne Marcy, Pixie Miss Anastacia Castro, and Petite Miss Skyy Vollan.
Miss City of Menifee Court includes: Miss City of Menifee Annie Galloway , Teen Miss Gwendolyn Carney, Jr. Teen Miss Hailey Jackson, and Pre-Teen Miss Meilan Martin. City of Menifee Childrens Court includes: Junior Miss Madison Montero, Little Miss Reona Bach, Pixie Miss Karina Tsakonas, and Petite Miss Johnnie Faye Roemer.
During their reign, the new queens will be attending numerous city functions, Chamber of Commerce mixers, grand openings, parades and many philanthropic and charitable functions.
For information regarding this or upcoming pageants, or to schedule an appearance by City Queens, contact Anne Bowman at (951) 541-9163 or visit www.swcpageants.org.