Miss Upstate, Megan Gordon defeated 30 other contestants to bag the crown of Miss South Carolina USA 2017. Grand Finale of Miss South Carolina USA 2017 took place on November the 19th at North Charleston Performing Arts Center, North Charleston, South Carolina. Leah Lawson,Miss South Carolina USA 2016 crowned Megan as her successor. Megan will now represent South Carolina at Miss USA 2017 pageant next year. Miss Clemson, Callie Martin was crowned as the first runner-up to Megan Gordon where as Miss Greenville, Caitlin Russell bagged second runner-up crown. Miss Mountain Lakes, Morgan Brown & Miss Golden Corner, Elee Diamaduros. Bagged third & fourth runner-up crown respectively.
In the same event Miss Mountain Lakes, Alexis Johnson bagged Miss Teen South Carolina USA 2017 crown. Alexis will represent South Carolina at Miss Teen USA 2017.
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South Carolina has produced three Miss USA winners: Miriam Stevenson Miss USA 1954& Miss Universe 1954, Shawn Weatherly Miss USA 1980 who also went on to win Miss Universe 1980 crown & Lu Parker Miss USA 1994 who managed top 6 placements at Miss Universe 1994 edition. South Carolina is one of the most successful states and has produced various runner-ups and semi-finalist.
About Miss South Carolina USA 2017, Megan Gordon
23-year-old Megan hails from North Augusta, she is a model and aspiring beauty queen she was first runner-up at Miss South Carolina USA 2016.
Miss South Carolina USA 2017 Full Results:
Miss South Carolina USA 2017:Megan Gordon | Upstate
First runner-up:Callie Martin | Clemson
Second runner-up:Caitlin Russell | Greenville
Third runner-up:Morgan Brown | Mountain Lakes
Fourth runner-up:Elee Diamaduros | Golden Corner
Sydney Long | Kiawah Island
Catherine Ivey | Midlands
Lindsey Lambrakos | Mount Pleasant
Karen Kagha | Myrtle Beach
Lauren Traufler | Springdale
Keyla Childs | Charleston
Neicey Baxter | Columbia
Haley Spathias | Isle of Palms
Emily Yarbrough | Spartanburg
Raegan McCullough | Zion
Miss Photogenic: Keyla Childs | Charleston
Swimsuit Award:Karen Kagha | Myrtle Beach
Miss Congeniality:Daisy Burroughs | York County
Photo Credit: Megan’s Facebook Page.