Road to Miss America 2012:
Kaitlin Monte, 22, was crowned Miss New York 2011 at the St. George Theatre on Saturday night, June 18, 2011. Kaitlin Monte will represent New York in the Miss America 2012 Pageant.
Miss New York Kaitlin Monte waves to the crowd after being crowned. Photo: Jin Lee
The first runner up was Mallory Hagan, Manhattan. Second was Hannah Wright, New York City, third, Desiree Wiley, Buffalo and fourth, Amanda Mason, Southeast New York. All of the women received scholarship prizes. Ms. Monte won an $8,500 scholarship, the largest in pageant history.
Courtesy of Miss New York Organization.