This year's 2018 Miss Teen USA ceremony was held on Friday, May 18, 2018 at at Hirsch Memorial Coliseum in Shreveport, Louisiana.
As the votes were tallied, 2017 MIss Teen USA, Sophia Dominguez-Heithoff, crowned her successor Hailey Colborn of Kansas who became the new Miss Teen USA at the 36th edition of the beauty pageant.
Where did fans watch Miss Teen USA 2018? There were a variety of online venues including a live stream scheduled on missteenusa.com and simulcast on Microsoft's Xbox Live service and on YouTube beginning at 8PM ET.
Other top 2018 finalists included 1st Runner-Up Miss South Carolina Kirby Elizabeth Self; 2nd Runner-Up Miss Colorado Chloe Zambrano; and 3rd Runner-Up
Miss Illinois, Sydni-Dion Bennett.
All about Miss
Throughout the two-hour event, contestants from across America numbering 51 in total (from all 50 states and the District of Columbia) compete in categories that included swimsuit, evening gown, and interview.
The big moment finally arrives as the top five finalists are picked from a jury of celebrity judges who choose the next reigning Miss Teen USA.
On the Web, check out more information on the annual pageant featuring
the ultimate in teen poise, charm & beauty - including the
latest news & pictures, as well as profiles of all the contestants
past & present who have competed for the title of Miss Teen
- The official site, with news & pictures rules and information
on on how to enter to become the next Miss Teen USA.
Teen USA 2018 - The latest on this year's
Miss Teen USA with a complete list of contestants and photos, from WIkipedia.
Almanac - Miss Teen USA - Everything you always wanted
to know including a complete list of winners, teen beauties who
went on to win Miss America and Miss USA, state rankings, assorted
Miss Teen USA trivia and fun facts, related links.