Mullis is Miss USC Union 2016


Harger, Hall are 1st and 2nd runners-up

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Courtesy photo Lauren Mullis (center) was named Miss USC Union 2016 at the Miss USC Union Pageant on March 5. A total of nine young women competed for the title during the pageant. Lauren Harger (left) was 1st Runner Up and Satardra “Speedy” Hall (right) was 2nd Runner Up.


Courtesy photo The nine contestants in the 2016 Miss USC Union Pageant were Tori Rochester, Hailey Sherbert, Abigail Vlock, Lauren Harger, Lauren Mullis, Satardra ‘Speedy’ Hall, Makayla Hutzell, La’Juan Payne, and Brittney Spencer.


UNION — “Fifty Years and Going Strong” was the theme of the Miss USC Union Pageant on March 5, 2016 where nine contestants competed for the crown.

The nine contestants began the evening with their opening number and introduced themselves. The pageant included talent, casual wear with an onstage question, and evening gown competition. Each young lady selected her own wardrobe and talent performance. Also in attendance were many past Miss USC Union Queens!

USCU staff member Bill Moore and Miss USC Union 2012 Kaitlyn Wade co-hosted the pageant. The judges for the evening were Dr. Susan Elkins — Chancellor of USC’s Palmetto College, Jonathan Trivette — LED Miss Spartanburg Pageant, and Michelle Holcomb — Miss Spartanburg Pageant Board Member. The pageant included a vocal performance by 2015 Miss USC Union, Alana Wright.

The proceeds from the Miss USC Union pageant will go towards the Upstate Alzheimer’s Association, which includes Union, Cherokee, and Spartanburg Counties. Aundi Hunter, Upstate Development Director, was in attendance and spoke briefly about how the funds raised from the pageant benefited Alzheimer patients.

This year’s contestants were Tori Rochester, Hailey Sherbert, Abigail Vlock — Miss Photogenic, Lauren Harger — 1st Runner Up, Lauren Mullis — Miss USC Union, Satardra ‘Speedy’ Hall — 2nd Runner Up, Miss Congeniality, Highest Interview Score, Makayla Hutzell, La’Juan Payne, and Brittney Spencer.

Courtesy photo Lauren Mullis (center) was named Miss USC Union 2016 at the Miss USC Union Pageant on March 5. A total of nine young women competed for the title during the pageant. Lauren Harger (left) was 1st Runner Up and Satardra “Speedy” Hall (right) was 2nd Runner Up.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_IMG_8080.jpgCourtesy photo Lauren Mullis (center) was named Miss USC Union 2016 at the Miss USC Union Pageant on March 5. A total of nine young women competed for the title during the pageant. Lauren Harger (left) was 1st Runner Up and Satardra “Speedy” Hall (right) was 2nd Runner Up.

Courtesy photo The nine contestants in the 2016 Miss USC Union Pageant were Tori Rochester, Hailey Sherbert, Abigail Vlock, Lauren Harger, Lauren Mullis, Satardra ‘Speedy’ Hall, Makayla Hutzell, La’Juan Payne, and Brittney Spencer.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_IMG_8081.jpgCourtesy photo The nine contestants in the 2016 Miss USC Union Pageant were Tori Rochester, Hailey Sherbert, Abigail Vlock, Lauren Harger, Lauren Mullis, Satardra ‘Speedy’ Hall, Makayla Hutzell, La’Juan Payne, and Brittney Spencer.
Harger, Hall are 1st and 2nd runners-up

Special to The Times

This story was submitted by USC Union.

This story was submitted by USC Union.

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