T H E S C O R I N G
3 Equal Phases of Competition:
⅓ Interview, ⅓ Fitness, ⅓ Evening Gown
The scores from the preliminary phase are totaled, and the contestants with the highest scores advance to the semifinals. The semi finalists compete on stage in athletic wear/swimsuit and evening gown, and the top five are selected by the same methodology. An on stage question is posed to each finalist by the host, and the judges make their selection for the Winner, 1st Runner Up, 2nd Runner Up, 3rd Runner Up, and 4th Runner Up.
Preliminary interviews are comfortable and conversational. Contestants are judged on their communication skills and personality.
Each contestant is evaluated on her physical fitness, stage presence, and overall impression
Each contestant is evaluated on her grace, poise, style, stage presence and overall confidence