Chelsay Adams crowned 2015 Miss Northwestern; Abigail Billings takes home Outstanding Teen title

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Chelsay Adams crowned 2015 Miss Northwestern; Abigail Billings takes home Outstanding Teen title

 Miss Northwestern, Outstanding Teen and Star 2015

Chelsay Adams (right) was crowned as the 2015 Miss Northwestern Oklahoma State University during a pageant Sunday.  She will represent Northwestern at the Miss Oklahoma Scholarship Pageant in June. Abigail Billings (left) was crowned as the 2015 Miss Northwestern’s Outstanding Teen, and Kylie Adair (front) was named Miss Northwestern Star.
Chelsay Adams, a senior from Woodward, was named Miss Northwestern Oklahoma State University 2015 during the annual Miss Northwestern Pageant on Sunday.  Abigail Billings of Woodward was crowned as Miss Northwestern’s Outstanding Teen.

Adams sang “Let Me Be Your Star,” and her platform is “Crowns 4 A Cure.”  Billings performed a jazz dance to “Americano,” and she will work to promote her platform, “Cyberbullying-There IS Something You Can Do!”

There was a People’s Choice vote where voters had the opportunity to put $1 in for whomever they chose. Miss contestant and Oklahoma City junior Cortney Lofton, and teen contestant Natalie Nell of Tulsa won those awards and received a prize.

Adams will receive a $1,500 tuition scholarship and a cash scholarship as Miss Northwestern. 

When Billings attends college at Northwestern, she will receive a $1,500 tuition scholarship as well. 

Kylie Adair of Alva, the Miss Northwestern Star, will accompany Adams to the Miss Oklahoma Scholarship Pageant in Tulsa in June.

Lofton also was named first runner-up. She will receive a $1,000 tuition scholarship and a cash scholarship. She also won the Jordan Gaskill Scholar Award, a $100 cash scholarship from Robert and Patti Gaskill.  Gaskill held the Miss Northwestern title in 2007 and 2009, and this scholarship went to the Miss participant with the highest grade point average.

Kelsey Castle, Jet freshman, was named second runner-up.  She will receive a $1,000 tuition scholarship and a cash scholarship.

Nell was named the first runner-up in the Teen portion of the pageant, and Rylee Clonts of piedmont, was second runner-up.  Each runner-up in the Teen category will receive a tuition scholarship if they choose Northwestern as their school of choice for college.

Contestants in the both pageants were judged in talent, interview, lifestyle and fitness and onstage questions categories.  Each contestant in both the Miss and Teen categories will receive cash participation scholarship awards.

Victoria Kimbrell, Enid freshman, also competed in the Miss Northwestern pageant. 

Mattie Flanagan of Jet, Brenli Brown of Enid, Morgan Money of Edmond, Liberty Bird, Meghan Webb and Landry Gaddy, all of Alva, also were contestants in the Teen contest.

Other contestants for the Miss Northwestern Star program included Karleigh Decker, Presley Reim and Kamryn Baggs. 

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