Photos, story by Lou Perri
It’s the fourth year Brenna has competed in the pageant, and held the local title as Miss Seashore Line. She advances to the Miss America Pageant held in Atlantic City in September. For talent, she sang “Someone Like You” from the musical Jekyll & Hyde.
First runner up to Miss New Jersey was Miss Central Coast, Olivia Michael, of Tenafly; Second runner up was Miss Avalon, Kaitlyn Shoeffel, of Egg Harbor Township; Third runner up was Miss Monmouth County, Amanda Ross, of Galloway; and fourth runner up was Miss Cape May County, Devon Vanderslice, of Ocean City.
Other finalists included Miss Atlantic Shores, Alyssa Sullivan, of Cape May; Miss Bergen County, Jessica Milne, of New Milford; Miss Southern Counties, Ayla Gentiletti, of Vineland; Miss Cape Shores, Kelcie Klaus, of Berlin Township; Miss Somerset County, Kyra Seeley, of Middlesex and Miss South Jersey, Julia Magill, of West Deptford.