Miss City of Menifee Queens Crowned for 2012

Pictured (L to R): Pre-Teen Miss Jayme Banda, Little Miss Taliya Potvin, Jr. Teen Miss Tyler Ro...

Pictured (L to R): Pre-Teen Miss Jayme Banda,
Little Miss Taliya Potvin, Jr. Teen Miss Tyler Roemer,
Miss Camille Prince, Junior Miss Jurnie Hughes,
and Teen Miss Isabel Donadio.
The third annual Miss City of Menifee Scholarship Pageant recently crowned nine new queens who will serve the City of Menifee for ensuing year. The pageant is conducted annually by Southwest California Pageants and is open to girls and unmarried women to the age of 21, who reside or attend school in Menifee.

Camille Prince was crowned as Miss City of Menifee for 2012. Joining her on the City of Menifee Court are: Teen Miss Isabel Donadio, Jr. Teen Miss Tyler Roemer, and Pre-Teen Miss Jayme Banda.

This year’s pageant, held at Canyon Lake Middle School on Saturday, April 14, was part of a three-city pageant which included contestants from Wildomar and Lake Elsinore as well. The evening pageant began with an opening dance number performed by the outgoing 2011 Queens and contestants from Menifee, Wildomar and Lake Elsinore. The contestants participated in sportswear and evening gown competition, followed by an on-stage question. That, in addition to the personal interviews conducted earlier in the day, determined who would be selected as City Queens for the ensuing year.

Pictured (L to R): Darci Castillejos,  Ms. Menifee
Valley Chamber; Tamaro Ralston, Senior 
Mrs. Menifee Valley Chamber; Sonja Prince, 
Mrs. Menifee Valley Chamber.
Earlier in the day, the children’s pageant crowned an additional 5 queens, including from Menifee: Junior Miss Jurnie Hughes, Little Miss Taliya Potvin, Pixie Miss Ariane Enguillado, Petite Miss Ashley Vinyard, Toddler Miss Rylie McVicker.

“The young women and girls selec