Miss California Alyssa Campanella Crowned Miss USA 2011 [VIDEO]
As heard on your information update at 6am with Jeff this morning, Alyssa Campanella of Los Angeles, California was crowned Miss USA 2011 Sunday night at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV.
The 21-year-old beauty beat out Miss Tennessee Ashley Durham to take the title, the 60th in the pageant’s long-running history. Alyssa and Ashley are actually good friends.
With a victory tonight, Campanella will represent the United States at the 2011 Miss Universe pageant, which will be held this September in Brazil.
Madeline Mitchell of Alabama and Ana Rodriguez of Texas finished in third and fourth place, respectively.
If you missed the winning moment, here it is,