MERCER COUNTY, Pa. (WKBN) – One Mercer County teen competed in the 2021 Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA pageant, coming up short of securing the crown.
19-year-old Nikyah Jefferson did place in the top 15. She also won the best evening gown performance and was named Miss Congeniality.
Jefferson, a graduate of Farrell High School, had been preparing for the pageant for a year now.
Yvonne Burke of Doylestown won the event.
For an exclusive interview with Jefferson, head over to WYTV: Farrell High School teen place top 15 at Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA pageant.