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The Road to MAOTeen 2018 – Preliminaries – Day 2

The competition seems to be getting tougher and tougher, as each night progresses here at Miss America's Outstanding Teen. Miss Alabama's Outstanding Teen, Jessica Baeder, was named tonight's preliminary Talent winner for her jazz en point performance to "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy." For this she will receive a $500 scholarship. In addition to talent, another award was also given out; Miss Texas' Outstanding Teen, Stephanie Wendt, who won the preliminary Evening Wear/On-Stage Question award.  For this she will also receive a $500 scholarship.

Check out some of our images from the second night of prelims, courtesy of P.G. Photography:

Fun Fact: The Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization has a long standing relationship with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

And did you know that through this partnership, the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization raises over $300,000 annually to help improve the lives of children across the country.

If you, or someone you know is interested in being a part of the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization, you can get more info by visiting – And for those interested in attending the Miss America Competition, call Ticketmaster at 1-877-307-8667 or visit

Plus, friends & family from home can join in the LIVE action during Saturday night’s final competition for MAOTeen, by visiting, and contributing a minimum $15 donation.