Road to Miss USA 2013: Brianna Acosta was crowned Miss Hawaii USA 2013 at the finale of the State’s pageant held on October 21, 2012 at the ALA MOANA HOTEL, Honolulu, Hawaii. The beauty from Waialua is 21 years old and stands 5’10”. She will represent Hawaii in the Miss USA 2013 beauty pageant, competing for the right to represent the United State in the Miss Universe 2013 pageant.
Brianna Acosta, 22, was the first runner-up in Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2010, 2009.
Brianna Acosta, 22, was the first runner-up in Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2010, the first runner-up in Miss Hawaii Teen USA 20009, the fourth runner-up in Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2008.
Brianna Acosta and Samantha Neyland, Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2013
Miss Hawaii USA 2013 Brianna Acosta and Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2013 Samantha Neyland
Brianna is the daughter of Rick and Regina Acosta. She graduated from the Waialua High School in 2009 and is currently studies journalism and political science as a senior at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
In addition to her studies at UH, Acosta also works as a model and is a social media intern at AT&T. Her hobbies include robotics, dancing hula and water sports.
At the same event, Samantha Neyland was crowned Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2013 and will compete in the Miss Teen USA 2013 beauty pageant.
Miss Hawaii USA 2013 Contestants:
Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2013 Contestants:
Special thanks to Meredith McCannel, Photo courtesy of Robert Tolentine Photography.