Costa Rica has never won the Miss Universe Crown and they only placed four times at the international pageant.
Carolina was the first runner-up of Miss Costa Rica in 2014. She currently works as an english teacher.
Carolina Rodríguez with her new sash!
The 10 finalists of Miss Costa Rica 2016 were Elena Correa, Andrea Castro, María Amalia Matamoros, Carolina Rodriguez, Maricris Rodriguez, Hellen Mena, Hellen Morales, Fabiola Calvo, Karen Robles and Alejandra González.