Stormy Keffeler (left) of Monroe was crowned Miss Washington Miss and Claire Sorgen of Sultan was crowned Miss Washington Preteen at the annual Miss Washington International Junior Miss pageant in Portland, Ore. last month.
Both winners will join other titleholders from across Washington in traveling to Virginia Beach this summer to compete for the title of International Junior Miss.
Delegates will compete in Interview competition, allowing each judge to personally speak with each delegate about their accomplishments and future goals.
They will present a personal introduction, which is meant to encourage public speaking and presentation skills. Competitions in evening gown and fun fashion wear will follow.