Genesis Davila of Miami Beach was crowned Miss Florida USA 2017 by outgoing titleholder Brie Gabrielle of Palm Beach. She will have the opportunity to represent her state at the 2017 Miss USA Competition.
This beauty was a former Miss Intercontinental Puerto Rico and placed as the 1st Runner Up at the 2012 Miss Intercontinental pageant in Germany. She also competed at Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2013 where she finished as 1st Runner-Up and won the Best Legs Awards. In 2014 Génesis represented Arroyo at Miss World Puerto Rico 2014. She won the competition and won the Beach Beauty Award. Génesis represented Puerto Rico at the Miss World 2014 in London, where she did not place.
Miss Florida USA Sisterhood
While Florida has had runners-up, finalists, and semi-finalists, the state has never won the Miss USA pageant, although Cheryl Patton became Miss USA after Sylvia Hitchcock won Miss Universe.
The most recent finalist was Brittany Oldehoff who placed 4th runner-up in 2014.
Genesis Davila as Miss Miami Beach USA
Miss Florida USA 2017 Final Results
Winner : Genesis Davila
First runner-up : Linette De Los Santos
Second runner-up : Nicolette Jennings
Third runner-up : Kailyn Perez
Fourth runner-up : Taylor Fulford
Elise Lobbs- St. Augustine
Genesis Davila Miami Beach
Brittany Lugo- Hollywood
Kailyn Perez - Tampa Bay
Nicolette Jennings- Tampa
Natalie Goenaga- Coral Gables
Tyesha Hudson- Art Deco
Whitney Moore- Jacksonville
Natalie Edwards- Dania Beach
Juliana Bonariago- Seminoles
Isabella loggins - Florida Keys
Sarah Rogers - First Coast
Ana Perez - City Beautiful
Chrissy reyso- Fort Lauderdale
Linette De Los Santos- Sunny Isles Beach