MISS UTAH 2014 CONTESTANTS

Brittni Strickland

Title: Miss Roy
Talent: Contemporary Dance "How To Save a Life"
Platform: Never Give Up-Suicide Awareness

Taylor Hutchings

Title: Miss Beaver County
Talent: Dance "Fever"
Platform: "Hope for a Future" - Suicide Prevention

Miranda Blackwell

Title: Miss Iron County
Talent: Fiddle Piece "Cripple Creek/Devil's Dream
Platform: Water Safety

Mallory May Rogers

Title: Miss Panoramaland
Talent: Vocal "Hallelujah"
Platform: For Every Body

Katherine Ellis

Title: Miss American Fork
Talent: Dance "Stand By Me"
Platform: Stand Together-Preserving Cultural Heritage

Karlie Major

Title: Miss Cache Valley
Talent: Character Jazz Dance "Forget About the Boy"
Platform: Get Real- Embracing a Positive Body Image through Media Smarts

Caitlin Woods

Title: Miss Uintah County
Talent: Lyrical Dance "Because of You"
Platform: An Addiction Free Life

Anne Wilkins

Title: Miss Uintah Basin-
Talent: Jazz Dance "Lipstick"
Platform: Hands Down 4 Success

Ashton Glass

Title: Miss Eagle Mountain
Talent: Aerial Dance "Tango Amore"
Platform: No Kid Hungry

Emily Hayes

Title: Miss Payson
Talent: Piano "Bumble Boogie"
Platform: The Choice is Yours

Sydney Flanigan

Title: Miss Orem
Talent: Contemporary Dance "Read All About It"
Platform: Inspiring Education

Kelsey Blaser

Title: Miss Draper
Talent: Broadway Dance "The Life of the Party"
Platform: Skin Cancer/Melanoma Awareness

Lindsey Lloyd

Title: Miss Sandy-
Talent: Violin "Micheal Jackson Medley"
Platform: Sunscreen for Life: Education for the Eradication of Preventable Skin Cancer

Jaicelyn Shakespaere

Title: Miss Emery County
Talent: Pop Vocal "At Last"
Platform: Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA

Chelsi Lukens

Title: Miss Legacy
Talent: Pop Vocal "And I Am Telling You, I'm Not Going"
Platform: Love is Respect: Relationship Abuse Awareness & Prevention

McKenna King

Title: Miss Wasatch County
Talent: Power Tap "Sing, Sing, Sing"
Platform: Confidence from Head to Taps

Katina Burt

Title: Miss Spanish Fork
Talent: Saxophone Solo "Rhapsody in Blue"
Platform: It Takes a Village: Education Help for Underprivileged Children

Brielle Bogdin

Title: Miss Carbon County
Talent: Jazz Routine "Sun of a Gun"
Platform: Gun Safety Education

Kassidy Williams

Title: Miss Bear River Valley
Talent: Contemporary Dance "I Was HEre"
Platform: Go Red For Women-Love Your Heart

Kristalyn Cluff

Title: Miss Sanpete County
Talent: Vocal "On My Own"
Platform: Choose to Live: Combating Anxiety and Depression Among Teens

Melody Clyde

Title: Miss South Jordan
Talent: Contemporary Ballet "Titanium/Pavane"
Platform: Building Strength Despite Adversity-A Cystic Fibrosis Story

Jaycee Brown

Title: Miss Syracuse
Talent: Violin Performance "Wieniawski Scherzo Tarentelle"
Platform: Encouraging Dental Hygiene in Children

Hannah Harkness

Title: Miss Utah County
Talent: Piano Performance "Flight of the Bumblebee"
Platform: Ready Behind the Wheel

Kassie Nielson

Title: Miss Nebo
Talent: Vocal "Somewhere"
Platform: Digital Addiction: The New Drug-Time To Detox

Jazmin Kitchen

Title: Miss Farmington
Talent: Monologue "Gray Matter"
Platform: Gaining Self Confidence

Bailey Johnson

Title: Miss Davis County
Talent: Lyrical Dance "This Woman's Work"
Platform: Arts in Education

Shannon Oveson

Title: Miss Rocky Mountain
Talent: Marimba Solo "Eruption of Sakurajima"
Platform: Education: The Key to Opportunity

Sasha Heaps

Title: Miss Provo
Talent: Dance "Fly"
Platform: Breast Cancer Awareness and Prevention

Kristen Robbins

Title: Miss Santaquin
Talent: Violin
Platform: Education and Cooperation to Ensure the Future of American Agriculture

Sierra Blad

Title: Miss Millard County
Talent: Jazz Dance "Time After Time"
Platform: You Can Overcome Life's Obstacles" (Y.O.L.O.)

McCall Spears

Title: Miss Washington County
Talent: Character Jazz Dance "Jail House Rock"
Platform: Buckle Up and Stop Texting

Harley Earl

Title: Miss Utah State University Eastern
Talent: Vocal Solo "Little Wonders"
Platform: Increasing Physical Activity Through Sports Participation

McCall Gray

Title: Miss Murray
Talent: Character Dance "Popular"
Platform: Hope For Alzheimer's

Lauren Wilson

Title: Miss Pleasant Grove
Talent: Dance "Skinny Love"
Platform: With Help Comes Hope-Suicide Awareness and Prevention

Shaelie Rae Knutson

Title: Miss Dixie State
Talent: Vocal/Dance "A Little Party"
Platform: Big Brothers Big Sisters-Mentoring Little by Little

Kelby Tyler

Title: Miss Pioneer Valley
Talent: Piano Solo "A Minor Piano Concerto"
Platform: Diabetes Awareness-A Reason to Believe in a Cure

Morgan Grillone

Title: Miss Riverton
Talent: Pop Vocal and Guitar "Part of Me"
Platform: Depression Awareness and Spreading Self Confidence

Abbey Eyre

Title: Miss Utah Valley University
Talent: Lyrical Dance "Hope"
Platform: The Vice of Virtual Validation-Getting Beyond the "Like" Button to Strengthen Healthy Human Interaction

Madison Tormey

Title: Miss Springville-Mapleton
Talent: Piano "Rock Meets Rachmaninoff"
Platform: The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Whitney Matagi

Title: Miss Pacific Islander
Talent: Dance "(You're the) Devil in Disguise"
Platform: Embrace Your Ability

Kali Buhler

Title: Miss Herriman
Talent: Vocal "I'm a Star"
Platform: Give a Little, Change a Life-Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Utah

Jessica Connolly

Title: Miss Greater Salt Lake
Talent: Classical Ballet "Don Quixote"
Platform: W.E. C.A.R.E. (Women Empowerment and Child Abuse Relief)

Dania Rice

Title: Miss Lehi
Talent: Dance "Believe"
Platform: Addiction Prevention Through Education

Cierra Mullins

Title: Miss Weber County
Talent: Spanish Style Dance "El Tango De Roxanne"
Platform: Volunteer Work "Just Because"

Baylee Palmer

Title: Miss Garfield County
Talent: Piano Solo "Whitewater Chopsticks"
Platform: Healthy Smiles=Happy Smiles

Madeline Larsen

Title: Miss Salem
Talent: Vocal "Somewhere Over the Rainbow"
Platform: "Do Your Part, Be Water Smart-Water Safety"

Alexis Adams

Title: Miss Duchesne County
Talent: Piano "Within"
Platform: It Starts With One

Kira Hannemann

Title: Miss Northern Utah County
Talent: Pop Vocal "I'm Going Down"
Platform: Embracing Cultural Diversity