Heather Kendrick Crowned Miss MI

Heather Kendrick Crowned Miss MI

On June 17th, Heather Kendrick was crowned Miss Michigan 2017. She impressed the audience with a fun and energetic violin performance in the talent portion of the competition and in the evening gown competition she was poised and graceful in her sparkling, form-fitting evening gown.

Heather competed as Miss Washtenaw against 34 other beautiful ladies representing various local competitions. Her personal platform is, “Keeping Art in Education: Advocating STEAM.” Representing our great state of Michigan, Heather will make appearances and promote her platform around the state and to the nation during her reign.

On September 10, Heather will represent Miss Michigan on the televised competition of the Miss America pageant. Preliminary competition will be held September 6-8 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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Our 2017 Top 12 Miss Contestants

The Top Miss Michigan Contestants

Our 2017 Top 12

Shelby Saint Souver
Mallory Rivard
Katlynn Kennedy
Heather Kendrick
Patricia Sholtis
Mollie Smith
Brooklynn Lambert
Emily Smith
Vanessa Chambe
Tara Althaus
Emma Martin
Vivian Zhong

Our 2017 Top 5

  • Miss Outstanding Teen
    Heather Kendrick
  • First Runner-Up
    Mallory Rivard
  • Second Runner-Up
    Brooklynn Lambert
  • Third Runner-Up
    Emily Smith
  • Fourth Runner-Up
    Vivian Zhong

Our 2017 Top 2 People's Choice

  • Tara Althaus
  • Mollie Smith
Katie Preston Crowned Teen 2017

Katie Preston Crowned Teen 2017

On June 14th, Katie Preston was crowned Miss Michigan’s Outstanding Teen 2017. Her beautiful voice resounded in the Frauenthal Theatre as she sang, "Think of Me" from Phantom of the Opera in the talent portion of the competition. Katie's fitness routine showed off her excellent shape & condition and her beautiful yellow gown showed her sophistication.

Katie Preston competed as Miss Sunset Coast's Outstanding Teen against 25 other young ladies representing various local pageants during the two nights of competition. She will compete in the national Miss America’s Outstanding Teen competition July 25-29 in Orlando Florida.

As Miss Michigan’s Outstanding Teen, Katie will take her personal platform, "Youth Dealing with Anxiety: your story isn't over" around the state. We hope you get an opportunity to meet Katie and enjoy her vocal performance sometime during her year-long reign.

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Our 2017 Top 12 Outstanding Teens

The Top Outstanding Teen Contestants

Our 2017 Top 12

Sophia Causie
Aubrey Hammis
Katie Preston
Jenna Belian
Emma Scheibert
Iseabeul Melvin
Jessica Myers
Ashley Berry
Amanda Coy
Maria Fields
Alaina Cook
Chloe Miller

Our 2017 Top 5

  • Miss Outstanding Teen
    Katie Preston
  • First Runner-Up
    Iseabeul Melvin
  • Second Runner-Up
    Aubrey Hammis
  • Third Runner-Up
    Alaina Cook
  • Fourth Runner-Up
    Emma Scheibert

Our 2017 Top 2 People's Choice

  • Katie Preston
  • Amanda Coy