Beauty contest winners from all 50 states plus the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands took the stage to vie for the title Saturday night at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino.
The remaining contenders include Miss Iowa Mariah Cary, who has Tourette's syndrome.
Also, still in the hunt are:
— Miss Texas DaNae Couch
— Miss Tennessee Chandler Lawson
— Miss Illinois Megan Ervin
— Miss Oklahoma Alicia Clifton
— Miss Wyoming Lexie Madden
— Miss Maryland Joanna Guy
— Miss New York Mallory Hagan
— Miss South Carolina Ali Rogers
— Miss Washington Mandy Schendel
The remaining women will face off in talent and interview competitions.