2014 Miss Teen USA Competition Results

2014 Miss Teen USA Competition



K. Lee Graham of Chapin, South Carolina was crowned Miss Teen USA 2014 on August 2, 2014 at the beautiful Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in The Bahamas. K. Lee is a high school senior and honor student, ranking first in her class at Chapin High School, a highly competitive school that provides challenging curricula for their students. When she is not studying, K. Lee is very involved in theater and has even been her high school’s mascot, an Eagle. Competing in pageants runs in her family as K. Lee’s mother, Jennifer, held the Miss South Carolina Teen USA title in 1985. K. Lee is the second oldest of five children and is an active blogger encouraging girls to find true beauty by embracing themselves, others, and their communities.

Hosting this year’s pageant was Miss USA 2013 Erin Brady and Australian television host Karl Schmid. The presentation show, which took place Friday, August 1st, was hosted by Cassidy Wolf, Miss Teen USA 2013 and Nick Teplitz, television writer and comedian.

This year’s distinguished panel of judges included: Fred Nelson, President/Executive Producer of People’s Choice Awards; Mallory Tucker, Theatrical Department talent agent at CESD Talent Agency; Amber Katz, founder of award-winning, pop culture-infused beauty blog rouge18.com; Chriselle Lim, influential fashion blogger, spokesperson for Estee Lauder digital; Joseph Parisi, Vice President for Enrollment Management at Lindenwood University, which provides scholarships for all 51 Miss Teen USA contestants.

Throughout the event, the contestants competed in three categories: swimsuit, evening gown and interview. Cassidy Wolf crowned her successor at the conclusion of the live event.

Final Results:

Miss Teen USA 2014: Miss South Carolina USA, K. Lee Graham

First Runner-Up: Miss Mississippi Teen USA, Vaeda Mann will assume the duties of Miss Teen USA 2014 if for some reason the winner cannot fulfill her responsibilities.

Second Runner-Up: Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA, Sydney Robertson

Third Runner-Up: Miss California Teen USA, Bianca Vierra

Fourth Runner-Up: Miss New Jersey Teen USA, Valentina Sanchez

Rest of Top Fifteen: Miss Oklahoma Teen USA, Brooklynne Bond; Miss Tennessee Teen USA, Morgan Moseley; Miss Indiana Teen USA, Zoe Parker; Miss West Virginia Teen USA, Lexsey Marrara; Miss Texas Teen USA, Kellie Stewart; Miss Delaware Teen USA, Mia Jones; Miss Arizona Teen USA, Savannah Wix; Miss Wisconsin Teen USA, Patience Vallier; Miss Michigan Teen USA, Iris Robare; Miss Massachusetts Teen USA, Bailey Medeiros

Miss Photogenic Teen USA™ Award: Miss Alabama Teen USA, Baskin Champion was voted the delegate who best connected with her audience through a photograph.

Miss Congeniality Teen USA™ Award: Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA, Sydney Robertson. This award reflects the respect and admiration of the delegate’s peers, who voted for her as the most congenial, charismatic and inspirational participant.