Bradley Named Miss Parade of Favorites 2012

Saturday, November 17, 2012

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Erica Bradley was named Lee University's Miss Parade of Favorites 2012 on Saturday, Nov. 10. She represented Upsilon Xi as a little sister and was escorted by Bradley Yaun.

First runner up was awarded to Brooke Mills, the representative for Pi Kappa Pi as a little sister. Her escort was Cole Swann. Mills was also the recipient of the talent award for her rendition of "Superstar" by The Carpenters. 

Kelsi Deel was named second runner up. She was escorted by Jordan Farmer and represented Omega Alpha Phi. She also won the service award, given to the contestant most dedicated to community service.

Third runner up was Brittany Kirkland, escorted by Scott Douglas. She represented Sigma Nu Sigma.

Both the Kay McDaniel and interview awards were presented to Cilla Tran. The Kay McDaniel award is given to the contestant headed on the path of success despite life's difficulties. She represented Delta Zeta Tau and was escorted by Grayson McConnell.

The Miss Congeniality award went to Jessica Harper. She represented Alpha Gamma Chi as a little sister and was escorted by Michael Tapp. Tapp was the recipient of the escort award.

This year's theme was "50 Years of Favorites: Parading through the Past," and included music from the past five decades.

Ivey Lawrence served as the event director.

PHOTOS: Pictured here (l to r) is event director Ivey Lawrence and 2011 Parade of Favorites winner Amber Keinlen crowning 2012 winner Erica Bradley. Also pictured here are all contestants with their escorts (l to r) Douglas, Kirkland, McConnell, Tran, Tapp, Harper, Swann, Mills, Yaun, Bradley, Todd Basescu, Natalie Diferdinand, Markus Atkins, Alex Waters, Derek Martin, Shae Westbrooks, Deel, Farmer, Clayton Thompson and Courtney Breaden