Carl Albert State College
For Immediate Release – October 14, 2013
Miss Carl Albert State College Scholarship Pageant Set for Thursday, November 21
The 35th Annual Miss Carl Albert State College Scholarship Pageant will be Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Hamilton Auditorium on the Carl Albert State College campus in Poteau. Tickets are available at the CASC Bookstore. All seats are reserved and cost $10 each, with CASC students, faculty and staff tickets available for $5.
Listed in alphabetical order, this year’s contestants, their hometown and their talent include:
Candice Allison – Muldrow – dance
Natalee Frederick – Muldrow – piano
Brittney Free – Wister – dance
Taylor Goedecke – Kansas – dance
Audra King – Buffalo Valley – vocal
Sarah Lasiter – Sallisaw – vocal
Rachel Lowe – Poteau – theatre vocal
McKensey Matlock – Poteau – broadway vocal
Makayla McGehee – Muldrow – belly dancing
Emily Peterson – Fort Smith – dance
Rachel Rice – Cameron – vocal
Caitlin Sawney – Sallisaw – dance
Cheyenne Spencer – Gans – dance
Madison Stacy – Howe – vocal
Sydney Stevens – Stigler – vocal
According to Terri Hardin, Pageant Committee Co-chair, the Miss CASC Pageant is a member of the Miss America Organization, and a preliminary to the Miss Oklahoma Pageant. Contestants will compete in private interview, swimsuit, talent, evening wear, and on-stage question competitions. The new Miss Carl Albert State College 2014 will receive a $1,000 cash scholarship, 16 hour tuition waiver, and will compete in the Miss Oklahoma Pageant in June 2014. Bill Day serves as Co-chair with Hardin in making the annual pageant a much anticipated event.
Hardin also noted that this year’s contestants represent both campuses of Carl Albert State College. Sarah Lasiter, Emily Peterson, and Caitlin Sawney attend classes at the Sallisaw campus, and the rest of the contestants attend at Poteau.