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UW-Eau Claire Sophomore to Compete in Miss Wisconsin USA Pageant

RELEASED: Sept. 16, 2009

Nicole Huebner
Nicole Huebner

EAU CLAIRE — University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire sophomore Nicole Huebner, Eau Claire, will compete for the title of Miss Wisconsin USA at the state pageant Sept. 20 at the Middleton Performing Arts Center. She will compete for the chance to represent the state of Wisconsin at the nationally televised Miss USA pageant next April.

Huebner is sponsored in the event by The Bridal Shoppe in Eau Claire and by her family and friends.

In addition to the crown, over $1.3 million in scholarships will be available at the Miss Wisconsin USA and Miss Wisconsin Teen USA pageants, and over 30 contestants will be receiving college scholarships.

The competition consists of three proportional segments: evening gown, fitness/swimwear and personality interview. Eligible young women must be between the ages of 13 and 26 and be unmarried residents of Wisconsin.

The Miss Universe Organization, producers of Miss Universe, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA Pageants, is a Donald J. Trump and NBC Universal partnership. Utilizing its grass roots infrastructure, the Miss Universe Organization is committed to increasing awareness of breast and ovarian cancer. By forging relationships with organizations committed to research and education, such as the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and Gilda's Club, Miss USA is armed to impact women today.

For more information, visit www.misswisconsinusa.com.

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