Megan Olivia Piphus Crowned Miss Black Tennessee USA 2013

Megan Olivia Piphus, Miss Black Capital City USA 2013, was crowned Miss Black Tennessee USA 2013 at the end of the pageant held at the University Center Auditorium stage on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, on Saturday night of December 1, 2012. She was crowned by Miss Black Tennessee USA 2012, Natalie Newbill. Seven beauties vied for the tittle. The young ladies competed in the areas of Interview, Fitness, Talent, Evening Gown, and On Stage Question and Answer.

Megan Olivia Piphus Crowned Miss Black Tennessee USA 2013

Megan Olivia Piphus Crowned Miss Black Tennessee USA 2013


Special Awards for the evening went to all three representatives from UTC:

Ariel Smith “Miss Black Nashville USA 2013”- Marketing Star Award

(The Marketing Star award was presented to the contestant who marketed, promoted, and sold the most of her Lip Palette Collection.)

Kayla Moore “Miss Black Davidson County USA 2013”-Shinning Star Award

(The Shining Star Award was presented to the contestant who sold the most Ads, consistent in all aspects, and had been a true advocate for the 2013 Pageant.)

Montrice Hampton “Miss Black Shelby Country USA 2013”-People’s Choice

(The People’s Choice “Heart of Tennessee” Award was presented to the contestant that received the highest number of votes during the online “People’s Choice” voting campaign)

The top four contestants of the evening were:

Ariel Smith “Miss Black Nashville USA 2013”

Porshla Reid “Miss Black Metropolitan USA 2013”

Katara Grissom “Miss Black Music City USA 2013”

The seven contestants are:

Megan Piphus “Miss Black Capital City USA 2013”

Kayla Moore “Miss Black Davidson County USA 2013”

Gabrielle Lewis “Miss Black Memphis USA 2013”

Porshal Reid “Miss Black Metropolitan USA 2013”

Katara Grissom “Miss Black Music City USA 2013”

Ariel Smith “Miss Black Nashville USA 2013”

Montrice Hampton “Miss Black Shelby County USA 2013”

Courtesy of Miss Black Tennessee USA.

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