In 1997 the Miss Universe Organization was purchased by Donald Trump. Along with the purchase of the Miss Universe Organization can ownership of the Miss USA & Teen USA pageants.
Miss Teen USA 1997 Results
The Miss Teen USA 1997 pageant ended with Shelly Moore winning the title of Miss Teen USA 1997! Miss Teen USA 1997 took place at
South Padre Island Convention Centre, South Padre Island, Texas on August 21, 1997.
Top 5 finalists at the Miss Teen USA 1997 pageant wer0:
First Runner-Up - Autumn Waterbury
Second Runner-Up - Mahana Ka'ahumanu Walters
Top 6 at the Miss Teen USA 1997 pageant were:
Top 10 at the Miss Teen USA 1997 pageant were:
Special Awards at Miss Teen USA 1997 were:
Christina Todd won Miss Congeniality.
Cristin Duren won Miss Photogenic.
Andria Mullins won Style Award.
Miss USA 1997 Results
The Miss USA 1997 pageant ended with Brook Lee winning the title of Miss USA 1997 and getting the opportunity to advance to the Miss Universe 1997 pageant!
The finalists at the Miss USA 1997 pageant were:
First Runner-Up - Brandi Sherwood
Second Runner-Up - Towanna Stone
Top 6 placements at the Miss USA 1997 pageant were:
Top 10 placements at the Miss USA 1997 pageant were:
Special Awards at Miss USA 1997 were:
Napiera Groves who won Miss Congeniality.
Audra Wilks who won Miss Photogenic.
Angelia Savage who won Best in Swimsuit.