Victoria Mendoza, from Phoenix, was crowned Miss World America 2015 at the end of the pageant held on July 3, 2015 at the University of District Columbia in Washington D.C. She will represent the USA at Miss World 2015 in Sanya, China.
Victoria defeated 50 other beauties to win the coveted title. It would have been a close fight between Nebraska & Arizona. Miss Nebraska, Teresa Scanlan, was the hot-favorite to win the title. She was crowned Miss America pageant in 2011.
At the end of the coronation night, Miss World second runner-up, Elizabeth Safrit, passsed on her reign to Victoria. Miss World 2014 Rolene Strauss and Miss England Carina Tyrell, who finished in the Top 5 of Miss World 2014, also accompanied her.
A Mexican Beauty
Miss World America 2015 is a mexican american beauty! Do you think a Latina winning Miss World America is a defense against Trump’s remarks? The owner of the Miss Universe/USA Organization called mexican rapists and drug dealers; “They are taking our jobs, taking our money and at the same time hurting us at the border with illegals from all over the world freely flowing into our country.”
Just more than two weeks before the 2015 Miss USA pageant was due to air on the network, Univision and NBC announced they will no longer have anything to do with the Miss Universe Organization.
Miss World America 2015 Final Results
Winner : Miss Arizona
1st Runner-up : Miss Nebraska
2nd Runner-up : Miss Texas
3rd Runner-up : Miss Louisiana
4th Runner-up : Miss Virginia
Beauty with a Purpose Top 3: Miss Arizona World; Miss Massachusetts World; Miss Louisiana World