Miss Delaware Galen Giaccone
Talent: Classical Piano
Platform: Mental Health: Getting the Word Out
She won on her second attempt, placing Fourth RU last year; she is a former Delaware Junior Miss.
Miss Idaho Elise Davis
Platform: Helping People with Disabilities
Miss Iowa Olivia Myers
Talent: Tap Dance
Platform: It's Your Life - Character Counts
Awards: Talent, Swimsuit and Community Service
She won on her first attempt at the state title.
Miss Minnesota Angie McDermott
Talent: Vocal "Bridge Over Troubled Troubled Waters
Platform: Higher Education: Journey to Your Dreams
She won on her second attempt; having been Third RU in 2006.
Miss Montana Jennifer Hepner
Talent: Raqs Sharqi Dance
Platform: Beyond the Bell: After School Programs
Awards: Interview and Swimsuit
She won on her third attempt, having twice been Second RU.
Miss North Dakota Tessie Jones
Talent: Classical Piano, "Doctor Graddus ad Parnassum"
Platform: Life Awareness: Improving Mental Health & Preventing Suicide
She won on her fourth attempt, having been Second and Third RU.
New Jersey Ashley Fairfield
Talent: Jazz Dance "Man of LaMancha"
Platform: Habitat for Humanity
Awards: Evening Gown and Swimsuit
She won on her third attempt.
Miss Wyoming Courtney Gifford
She won on her first attempt, but was Fourth RU at Miss Wyoming USA and Miss Wyoming's Outstanding teen in 2005.