PDT Staff Writer
The 2014 Miss Ohio USA and Miss Ohio Teen USA pageants were held at the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts last weekend.
During the pageants, Madison Gesiotto was crowned Miss Ohio USA 2014 and Emma Rofkar was crowned Miss Ohio Teen USA 2014.
According to www.pageantupdate.info, Gesiotto, 21 of Massillon, Ohio is a senior at The Ohio State University where she is studying towards a bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Strategic Communication. She is a graduate of Jackson High School and was once a competitive figure skater.
According to background information found on Rofkar at www.beautypageantnews.com, “the 17-year-old Curtice native will representing the state of Ohio in the Miss Teen USA 2014 pageant, scheduled for next July in the Bahamas.”
This if the 13th year the Miss Ohio USA and Miss Ohio Teen USA pageants have been held in Portsmouth.
Local pageant organizers could not be reached for comment.
For more information about Miss Ohio USA visit, www.missohiousa.com. For more information about Miss Ohio Teen USA visit, www.missohioteenusa.com.
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