Margana Wood was crowned Miss Texas’ Outstanding Teen 2012 in Allen, TX on July 7, 2012. The 17 year-old beauty will represent Texas at Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2013pageant next month in Orlando, FL.
Miss Texas’ Outstanding Teen 2012, Margana Wood (C)
Her campaign platform is “Teen Bullying – ‘Nice Girls Rule’” and her pageant talent is contemporary dance. She entered the state pageant after being crowned Miss Houston’s Outstanding Teen.
The first runner-up was Nicole Grunwald
of Mansfield. Grunwald, 17, is the reigning Miss Twin Rivers’ Outstanding Teen. Her platform topic is “Purpose for My Peers: Unlocking the Door to True Happiness.”
The second runner-up was Cora Drozd
of Midland. Drozd, 16, is the reigning Miss South Texas’ Outstanding Teen. Her platform is “Be the B.E.S.T.: Building Ethical Standards among Teens.”
The third runner-up was Laryssa Bonacquisti
, 17, of Rockwall. Bonacquisti is the reigning Miss Dallas’ Outstanding Teen. Her platform is “Unique by Design.”
The fourth runner-up was Caroline Carothers
, 16, of San Antonio. Carothers is the reigning Miss Duncanville’s Outstanding Teen. Her platform is “Protecting Animal Welfare (PAW).”