Sarah Hollins was crowned Miss Nebraska USA 2016 at the end of the beauty pageant held on January 17, 2016. She succeeds Miss Nebraska USA 2015 Hoang Kim Cung.
Hollins will have the opportunity to compete at the 2016 Miss USA Pageant where she hopes to be crowned by the reigning Miss USA Olivia Jordan from Oklahoma. The winner of Miss USA 2016 will go on to represent the United States in the Miss Universe competition.
Sarah studied journalism and public relations at the University of Missouri-Columbia.
The new Miss Nebraska USA is a former Miss Nebraska Teen USA. She competed at the Miss Teen USA Pageant on July 31, 2009.
Nebraska is one of the least successful states at Miss USA, having only placed 10 times. They were most successful in the 1950s, placing 6 times, with three runner up placements. Their highest placement was in 1955 which was 2nd runner up.
Miss Nebraska USA 2016 Final Results
Winner : Sarah Hollins - North Douglas County
First runner-up : Taida Pajazetovic - Midwest
Second runner-up : Sarah Summers - Sarpy County
Third runner-up : Madison Novak - Greater Omaha
Fourth runner-up : Jessica White - Douglas County
Danielle Hill - Grant
Taida Pajazetovic - Midwest
Sinead Siems - Omaha
Melissa Sloboth - Regency Omaha
Sarah Hollins - North Douglas County
Chrissy Townsend - Millard
Madison Novak - Greater Omaha
Meredith Burroughs - Lincoln
Sarah Summers - Sarpy County
Jessica Shultis - Island View Dental
Jessica White - Douglas