Miss SC Teen from Piedmont


Rachel Wyatt, Miss Greater Mauldin Teen, was crowned Miss South Carolina Teen 2012 during the Miss South Carolina pageant last week at the Township Auditorium in Columbia. Wyatt is a17-year-old from Piedmont and attends Wren High School.

She was a preliminary talent winner for her performance of a lyrical dance to “The Climb.” She will compete in Miss America’s Outstanding Teen in August 2012 in Orlando.

Another local teen, Cassidy Durham of Pelzer, participated in the pageant as Miss Powdersville Teen.

Ali Rogers, Miss Laurens County, was crowned Miss South Carolina.

A former Miss South Carolina Teen 2009, Rogers, 20, was a swimsuit preliminary winner. Rogers attends Clemson University. She performed an original composition for the piano entitled “A Salute to our Armed Forces” for the talent competition. She will compete in the Miss America Pageant in January 2013 in Las Vegas.

Runners-up for the title of Miss South Carolina are:

First runner up: Lauren Cabaniss, Miss Greater Greer

Second runner up: Hannah Barfield, Miss Spartanburg

Third runner up: Brooke Mosteller, Miss Greenville Scottish Games

Fourth runner up: Leighann Bagwell, Miss Clemson

Rounding out the top 11 after having a tie are:

Anna Mills Polatty, Miss Capital City;

Taylor Hoverman, Miss Greater Mauldin;

Summer Rayl, Miss Grand Strand;

Clarka Wickliffe, Miss Darlington;

Leanna Ross, Miss River City;

Maegan Garner, Miss Hilton Head Island

Runners-up for the title of Miss South Carolina Teen are:

First runner up: Sydney Sill, Miss Greater Greer Teen

Second runner up: Tori Sizemore, Miss Upstate Teen

Third runner up: Sydney Ford, Miss Clemson Teen

Fourth runner up: Jessica Aull, Miss Columbia Teen

Rounding out the top 11 after having a tie are:

Natalie Southgate, Miss Lyman Teen;

Alexa Weeks, Miss Charleston Teen;

Bry Atchinson, Miss Laurens County Teen;

Lauren Waynick, Miss Spartanburg Teen;

Kristen Chester, Miss Wade Hampton-Taylors Teen;

Rebecca Robinson, Miss Heart of Greenville Teen.