Miss California Jackie Geist
Talent: Ballet en Point
Platform: Saving for the Future
Awards: Talent, Swimsuit and Evening Gown
She won on her Second attempt, having placed in Miss California Teen USA.
Miss Connecticut Ashley Glenn
Talent: Ballet en Pointe "The Impossible Dream"
Platform: The Special Olympics
Awards: Talent and Swimsuit
She won on her First attempt, having been Massachusetts's Jr. Miss.
Miss Georgia Chasity Hardman
Talent: Vocal "Listen" from Dreamgirls
Platform: DREAM Through Music: Development, Reach, Educate
She did not win any preliminary awards.
She won on her Fourth attempt, having placed Second RU last year and as a Semifinalist the year before.
Miss Massachusetts Alicia Zitka
Talent: Lyrical Dance
Platform: The Importance of Self-Esteem
She won on her Second attempt, having been Second RU last year.
Miss Mississippi Christine Kozlowski
Talent: Lyrical Dance "So Small"
Platform: DANCE: Diabetes Advocates Nourishing Children's Education
She won on her Second trip to state.
Miss Oregon Danijela Krstic
Talent: Middle Eastern Belly Dance
Platform: Children's Global Health Crisis
This was her Second attempt, having made the Top 10 in 2006.
Miss Virginia Tara Wheeler
Talent: Vocal "Since I Fell for You"
Platform: Breaking Stereotypes - Building Leaders
She did not win a prelim award.
She won on her Third attempt; she competed in Pennsylvania in 2006 and was a Virginia Semifinalist last year.