Audrey Banach, representing Wildcat, was crowned Miss Kansas USA 2014 at the conclusion of the state pageant held on December 22nd, 2013 at the Maize South Performing Arts Center in Wichita. She will represent the state of Kansas in the Miss USA 2014 pageant.
Audrey Banach was crowned Miss Kansas USA 2014
Audrey, 20, is a junior at Kansas State University where she is studying Communication.
The top five completed with Victoria Wiggins – Milford Lake; Sara Herbel – Sunflower State; Jessie Colonna – Leawood; and Rachel Morris – Overland Park.
Newly crowned Miss Kansas USA 2014 Audrey Banach (C) and her runners-up.
Miss Kansas USA 2014 Top 16: Victoria Wiggins – Milford Lake; Sara Herbel – Sunflower State; Jessie Colonna – Leawood; Olivia Harlan – Johnson Co; Rachel Morris – Overland Park; Jammie Layman – Riley Co; Charity Stowers – Leavenworth Co; Catherine Carmichael – Douglas Co; Julianna Phillips – West Wichita; Audrey Banach – Wildcat; Katie Hemann – Southwest KS; Meagan Johnson – Manhattan; Jenna Kaufman – Jayhawk; Alexis Rewalt – Olathe; Charissa Dugan – Sedgwick Co; Belinda Post – Shawnee Co.
At the same event, Claire-Bailey Lee was crowned Miss Kansas Teen USA 2014 and will compete in the Miss Teen USA 2014 pageant, scheduled for next July in the Bahamas.