Miss Utah Teen USA
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The Miss Utah Teen USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of Utah in the Miss Teen USA pageant.From 2006, the pageant will be produced by Red Curtain Productions, which includes a number of former Miss Utah Teen USAs and Miss Utah USAs.
Utah is one of the least successful states at Miss Teen USA, having only placed four times. The first placement came in 1995, when Loni Sordan placed 2nd runner-up to Keylee Sue Sanders of Kansas. Utah was the fourth-to-last state (equal) to place at Miss Teen USA. Utah's second placement was in 2009, with Tasha Smedley making the top 15. The third placement was the following year, when Angelia Layton placed 3rd runner-up. In 2012, Keilara McCormick finished in the top 16.
Three Utah teens have won the Miss Utah USA title and competed at Miss USA. The most recent of these is Marin Poole, Miss Utah Teen USA 2002 and Miss Utah USA 2005, who is also part of Red Curtain Productions. All three Miss Utah Teen USA winners who won the Miss Utah Teen USA titles went on to place at Miss USA like the Miss North Carolina USA titleholders.
- 2nd runners-up: Loni Sordan (1995)
- 3rd runners-up: Angelia Layton (2010)
- Top 15: Tasha Smedley (2009)
- Top 16: Keilara McCormick (2012)
|Year||Name||Hometown||Age1||Placement at Miss Teen USA||Special awards at Miss Teen USA||Notes|
|2014||Savannah Lancaster||Salt Lake City||18|
|2012||Keilara McCormick||Lehi||17||Top 16|
|2011||Maqael Knight||Salt Lake City||17|
|2010||Angelia Layton||Manti||18||3rd runner-up||Contestant of Survivor: Philippines, later Miss Utah USA 2014|
|2009||Tasha Smedley||Syracuse||18||Top 15||Previously Miss Utah's Outstanding Teen 2006. Resigned for personal reasons on September 17, 2009.|
|2008||Kate Feinstein||Centerville||17||Later Miss Utah USA 2010|
|2002||Marin Poole||Logan||18||Later Miss Utah USA 2005, top 15 at Miss USA 2005|
|2001||Nicole Hansen||West Jordan||18|
|2000||Heather Crowther||American Fork||18|
|1999||Laurissa Solomon||Park City||17|
|1998||Trina Seymour||Santa Clara||18|
|1996||Jodi Webb||Fruit Heights||18|
|1995||Loni Sordan||Virgin||2nd Runner up|
|1994||Heather Henderson||Provo||Later Mrs. Utah America 2007 and Top 15 semi-finalist at Mrs. America 2007 under her married name, Heather Osmond.|
|1990||Melissa Anderson||Later Miss Utah USA 1998, top 5 at Miss USA 1998|
|1989||Tracy Kennick||Price||Later Miss Utah USA 1996, top 10 at Miss USA 1996|
|1988||Kathleen Treadway||Salt Lake City|
|1986||Michelle Montgomery||Salt Lake City|
1 Age at the time of the Miss Teen USA pageant
- Young, Christine. "Miss Utah Teen USA reign has been rewarding". Intermountain Catholic News.
- "2007 Mrs America". Retrieved July 9, 2010.