Check out the photos of Nia Sanchez the day after she was crowned Miss USA 2014.
Nia Sanchez was crowned Miss USA 2014 on June 8th, 2014 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
The newly crowned Miss USA 2014, Nia Sanchez, poses for photos at L’Auberge Casino Hotel in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Monday June 9, 2014. She has received the coveted Miss USA crown and the chance to represent the USA at the Miss Universe 2014 pageant.
She will represent the United States in the Miss Universe 2014 pageant later this year.
Nia Sanchez, 24, is a very successful model. She is also a fourth-degree black belt in the Korean martial art of taekwondo.
Nia is a beauty pageant veteran, having competed in local, state, and international pageants.
She was the first Miss Nevada USA contestant to win a Miss USA title and the fourth Hispanic (she is of German and Mexican descent) to win Miss USA.
Nia Sanchez was born in Sacramento, California on February 16, 1990. When she was seven years old, she and her family moved to Las Vegas, Nevada.
Her parents divorced when she was six years old and during that transition she briefly lived in Shade Tree, a Las Vegas women’s shelter.
Photo credit: Miss Universe Organization L.P., LLLP.