Miss Utah 2012 crowned

Posted at 7:39 PM, Jun 15, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-18 00:35:06-04

SALT LAKE CITY – Miss Davis County Kara Arnold was crowned Miss Utah 2012 at the Capitol Theatre Saturday night.

Arnold is a senior Biochemistry major at the University of Utah and was recently accepted to the U of U’s medical school.

Along with the title of Miss Utah 2012, Arnold won a $10,000 scholarship to continue her education, a new car from Murdock Motors, and housing for a year.

Arnold will serve as an ambassador for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and will act as the official spokesperson for the Child Protection Registry.

The first runner-up was Miss Duchesne County Brittani Reinhardt, the second runner-up was Miss Pioneer Valley Ciera Pekarcik, the third runner-up was Miss Orem Hannah Harkness, and the fourth runner-up was Miss Pleasant Grove Lea Wride.