Cameron, a 22-year-old from Fredericksburg, Va., won a $50,000 scholarship and the crown in Las Vegas after a pageant that started with 53 contestants. She outlasted her opponents in swimsuit, evening gown, talent and interview competitions.
Cameron is broadcast journalism student at Virginia Commonwealth University, and wants to become an anchor.
Miss America 2010 Finalists :
1st Runner Up: Kristy Marie Cavinder – Miss California
2nd Runner Up: Stefanie Wittler – Miss Tennessee
3rd Runner Up: Katherine Putnam – Miss Louisiana
4th runner up: Mallory Ervin – Miss Kentucky
Miss Tennessee – Stefanie Wittler
Miss Colorado – Katie Layman
Miss California – Kristy Marie Cavinder
Miss Indiana – Nicole Lynn Pollard
Miss Hawaii – Raeceen Anuenue Woolford
Miss Louisiana – Katherine Putnam
Miss District of Columbia – Jennifer Corey
Miss New Mexico – Nicole Miner
Miss Virginia – Caressa Cameron
Miss Texas – Kristen Blair
Miss Nebraska – Brittany Jeffers
Miss Oklahoma – Taylor Treat
Miss Arkansas – Sarah Slocum
Miss Kentucky – Mallory Ervin
Miss Oregon – CC Barber
Miss Puerto Rico – Mimi Pabon, Lifestyle & Fitness Winner
Miss Virginia – Caressa Cameron, Talent Winner
Miss California – Kristy Cavinder, Talent Winner
Miss New York – Alyse Zwick, Lifestyle & Fitness Winner
Miss Michigan – Nicole Blaszczyk, Talent Winner
Miss Oregon – CC Barber, Lifestyle & Fitness Winner
There were 53 contestants representing the 50 states, Puerto Rico, the District of Colombia and the Virgin Islands who were whittled down to 15 semi-finalists and 7 finalists. The 2010 judges are Rush Limbaugh, Vivica Fox, Shawn Johnson, Dave Koz, Brooke White, Paul Rodriguez, and Katie Harman.
Miss America 2010 Winner: Caressa Cameron, Miss Virginia video :
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