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Miss Southwestern Pageant 2016

2016 Pageant Winners

Maybree Rittenhouse

Miss Southwestern
Maybree Rittenhouse

Natalie Yadon

Miss SWOSU Outstanding Teen
Natalie Yadon

Miss SWOSU Contestants

Brianna Burk

Brianna Burk

  • Hometown: Stillwater (Perkins- Tryon), OK
  • Talent: Dance - "All That Jazz"
  • Platform: Promoting Self Esteem in Pre-Teen Girls
  • Major: Parks & Widlife Law Enforcement
  • Classification: Junior
Jordan Caulkins

Jordan Caulkins

  • Hometown: Weatherford, OK
  • Talent: Current Vocal - "Beautiful Beautiful"
  • Platform: Exercise: Not Only a Routine But a Lifestyle
  • Major: Health Science
  • Classification: Freshman
Macy Eminger

Macy Eminger

  • Hometown: Kingfisher, OK
  • Talent: Piano/Vocal - "Runaround Sue"
  • Platform: The Unheard Song
  • Major: Music Education-Instrumental
  • Classification: Freshman
Jordan Grubb

Jordan Grubb

  • Hometown: Weatherford, OK
  • Talent: Tap Dance - "I've Got Rhythm"
  • Platform: Giving the Gift of Reading
  • Major: Elementary Education
  • Classification: Senior
Amanda Jantz

Amanda Jantz

  • Hometown: Enid (Chisholm), OK
  • Talent: Baton Twirling (Pop Mix)
  • Platform: Texting and Driving
  • Major: Early Childhood Education
  • Classification: Freshman
Ashley Jones

Ashley Jones

  • Hometown: Seiling, OK
  • Talent: Lyrical Dance - "It Doesn't Hurt"
  • Platform: Domestic Violence
  • Major: Undecided
  • Classification: Freshman
Desarea Kimble

Desarea Kimble

  • Hometown: Indiahoma, OK
  • Talent: Spend Painting - "Just Stand Up"
  • Platform: Stand Up for Cancer
  • Major: Business Management
  • Classification: Freshman
Caroline Quam

Caroline Quam

  • Hometown: Altus, OK
  • Talent: Jazz Vocal - "Sway"
  • Platform: R.O.L.E. Read Out Loud Each Day
  • Major: Elementary Education
  • Classification: Freshman
Hailey Raetz

Hailey Raetz

  • Hometown: Hydro, OK (Hinton)
  • Talent: Musical Theatre Vocal - "Bring Him Home"
  • Platform: Adoption is Always an Option
  • Major: Special Education Masters
  • Classification: Graduate
Rebecca Reyes

Rebecca Reyes

  • Hometown: Altus, OK
  • Talent: Instrumental - Mexican Folk Song "Cielito Lindo" (My Little Darling)
  • Platform: Prevention of Domestic Violence
  • Major: Music Education-Instrumental
  • Classification: Senior
Maybree Rittenhouse

Maybree Rittenhouse

  • Hometown: Lawton (MacArthur), OK
  • Talent: Lyrical Dance - "How You Live"
  • Platform: Be(you)tiful
  • Major: Biology-Pre-Med
  • Classification: Sophomore
Javehn Roberts

Javehn Roberts

  • Hometown: Elk City (Merritt), OK
  • Talent: Vocal - "Over the Rainbow"
  • Platform: Wonderfully Made: Self Confidence and Self Worth
  • Major: Health Science
  • Classification: Freshman
Alexandra Robinson

Alexandra Robison

  • Hometown: Moore (Southmoore), OK
  • Talent: Vocal - "Almost There"
  • Platform:"Let Me Be Brave"
  • Major: Music Therapy
  • Classification: Senior
Amanda Schimdt

Amanda Schimdt

  • Hometown: Ringwood, OK
  • Talent: Comedic Skit
  • Platform: Understanding Crohn's Disease
  • Major: Exercise Science
  • Classification: Sophomore
Lana Spandley

Lana Spandley

  • Hometown: Altus, OK
  • Talent: Modern Vocal - "Dog Days Are Over"
  • Platform: Living to Learn
  • Major: Pre-Pharmacy
  • Classification: Freshman

Miss SWOSU Outstanding Teen Contestants

Lynzie Herron

Lynzie Herron

  • Hometown: Altus, OK
  • High School/Classification: Altus High School - 9th Grade
  • Talent: Vocal - "If My Friends Could See Me Now"
  • Platform: You're Somebody's Type
Loclynn Lively

Loclynn Lively

  • Hometown: Mangum, OK
  • High School/Classification: Mangum High School - 11th Grade
  • Talent: Vocal - "Flashlight"
  • Platform: The Snowflake Project
Madison McKenzie

Madison McKenzie

  • Hometown: Altus, OK
  • High School/Classification: Altus High School - 11th Grade
  • Talent: Tap Dance - "Do Your Thing"
  • Platform: Reaching for the Stars: The Importance of Setting Goals
Malayna Stober

Malayna Stober

  • Hometown: Midwest City, OK
  • High School/Classification: Carl Albert Middle School - 8th Grade
  • Talent: Musical Theatre Dance – “Spanish Rose”
  • Platform: Just DANCE Devote Allegiance Necessary for Community Enrichment
Kristin Valerio

Kristin Valerio

  • Hometown: Altus, OK
  • High School/Classification: Altus High School - 9th Grade
  • Talent: Violin - "Wade in the Water"
  • Platform: Ready for Reading
Elizabeth Wright

Elizabeth Wright

  • Hometown: Weatherford, OK
  • High School/Classification: Weatherford High School - 9th Grade
  • Talent: Piano - "Fountain in the Rain"
  • Platform: Occuptional Therapy: Animals Helping Kids
Natalie Yadon

Natalie Yadon

  • Hometown: Woodward, OK
  • High School/Classification: Woodward High School - 9th Grade
  • Talent: Baton Twirling - "Big Noise"
  • Platform: Seeking to Enrich Eyesight (S.E.E.)

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