Teresa Scanlan is winner of Miss America 2011. The 17-years-old Miss Nebraska beat out 52 other competitors.
The 2011 Miss America pageant was held last night as Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada. Teresa Scanlan is the youngest pageant winner since the first winner in 1921, Margaret Gorman, who was only 15.
Teresa Scanlan won a $50,000 scholarship and a yearlong run with the crown, giving the Cornhusker State its first-ever win at the pageant.
Congratulations to Miss America 2011 Winner Teresa Scanlan.
Miss America 2011 Miss Nebraska Teresa Scanlan’s Crown Moments Youtube Video: