Miss Maine makes it to final 8, but eliminated after evening gown round

By OSKAR GARCIA, The Associated Press
Posted June 19, 2011, at 10:23 p.m.

LAS VEGAS — The woman representing Maine in the Miss USA pageant has been eliminated following the evening gown competition after making it into the final eight.

Miss Maine Ashley-Lynn Marble was eliminated after making it through the swimsuit competition.

Alyssa Campanella of California won the Miss USA crown and will go to Miss Universe, replacing Miss USA 2010 Rima Fakih, who’s from Michigan.

Miss Kentucky Kia Hampton won Miss Congeniality USA, while Miss Arizona Brittany Brannon won Miss Photogenic USA.

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