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Utah crowned its beauty queens for Miss USA & Miss Teen USA pageant

Jessica Kathleen “JessiKate” Riley was crowned Miss Utah USA while Ayzjiahna Wood was elected Miss Utah Teen USA 2021, at the end of the finals, held on August 21, 2021 at the Grand Theater in Salt Lake City, Utah. They succeeds Miss Utah USA 2020 Rachel Slawson and Miss Utah Teen USA 2020 Broooklyn Baton. They earned the right to represent her state at the upcoming edition of Miss USA and Miss Teen USA pageant in November in Tulsa.

Miss Utah USA 2021

The representative of Utah County shares her joy on her social media and wrote :


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Riley is a violinist who hails from Beaver, Utah, United States. In 2013, she attended Interlochen Center for the Arts in Interlochen, Michigan, USA. From then until 2019, she studied performance violin at Brigham Young University.

She is not a newbie to the pageant world. Kathleen was Miss Utah’s Outstanding Teen 2014. She also held the titles of Miss Heart of Utah 2015, Miss Panoramaland 2016. In 2017, Kathleen held the title of Miss Utah 2017 but remained unplaced in Miss America where she represented her state.

The 2021 Miss Utah USA 2021’s court includes :

1st Runner-up – Erika Dalton (Riversale)

2nd Runner-up – Grace Dirig (Wasatch County)

3rd Runner-up – Alexa Knutzen (Park City)

4th Runner-up – Angelika Briceno (Weber County)

Miss Utah Teen USA 2021

The representative of Northern Utah succeeds Miss Utah Teen USA 2020 Brooklyn Baton. The 2021 Miss Utah Teen USA’s court includes Katie Jameson (Topaz State), Maizy Abbott (Cache Valley), Kailee-Jade Jensen (Southern Utah) and Lexi Soto (Silicon Slopes).

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