Naomi Ellingson was crowned Miss Lake Chelan during the selection night last night- with Marta Vegdahl-Crowell as first runner up and Hailey Habich as second runner up.
Naomi and her two princesses, along with eleven other contestants danced, performed a variety of talents, donned evening gowns and answered impromptu questions in front of a packed house at the Chelan High School PAC during last nights selection program.
Contestants were judged on scholastic achievements, interviews with the judges, fitness and agility, talent, self expression and spirit.
2011 Miss Lake Chelan Maghara DePoali, along with her two princesses, Ali Phelps and Molly Starcher had the honor of announcing and crowning the 2012 Miss Lake Chelan royalty.
Other awards for the evening went to Heather Poppie for the Fitness Award, Maddison Dietrich for Miss Congeniality and Self Expression, Andrea Rainey with the Interview award, Marta Vegdahl-Crowell for the Talent award as well as third place for the scholastic award, Hailey Habich earned the second place scholastic award and Naomi Ellingson earned the first place scholastic award as well as the spirit of Miss Lake Chelan.
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